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blind spots

Stephen Malkmus Listens to LCD Soundsystem: “It’s a Dance-Rock Workout”

Ahead of the release of his experimental electronic album, 'Groove Denied,' Stephen Malkmus listens to LCD Soundsystem's 2005 self-titled album for the first time.
Josh Terry
1.29.19
Interviews

Stephen Malkmus Isn't Horsing Around Anymore

On 'Sparkle Hard,' the Jicks frontman takes modern life in stride. We talk to indie's Founding Father about the new album, short attention spans, and his budding romance with Auto-Tune.
Andrea Domanick
5.21.18
New music

Stephen Malkmus and Kim Gordon Have a Country-Pop Song, Y'All

"Refute," taken from Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks' new album 'Sparkle Hard,' is a twangy pop song that keeps a little jaggedness.
Alex Robert Ross
4.26.18
PROFILES

How Superorganism Achieved the Impossible

They’re the first new band from this generation who sound like no one else and make exhilarating, meaningful music for every damn age.
Ryan Bassil
3.18.18
cool shit

Superorganism Covered Pavement In Their Own Idiosyncratic Way

The enigmatic eight-piece performed a version of Malkmus and co.'s "Cut Your Hair" for Sirius XM.
Lauren O'Neill
3.1.18
Rank Your Records

Rank Your Records: Spiral Stairs Happily Rates Pavement’s Five LPs

Scott Kannberg a.k.a. Spiral Stairs looks back at the indie rock band's revered but hit-free catalog.
Cam Lindsay
3.30.17
Premieres

Clearance Continue Their Peppy Forays into the World of Toe-Tapping Pop

Their music may have some summery Californian vibes but Clearance are very much the sons of the Mid West.
Noisey Staff
8.3.16
Premieres

Clearance Continue Their Peppy Forays into the World of Toe-Tapping Pop

Their music may have some summery Californian vibes but Clearance are very much the sons of the Mid West.
Noisey Staff
8.3.16
Features

The Best Trolls of 2015

From a Presidential candidate's fake Pavement tweet to the media thinking Kanye fans don't know who The Beatles are, this was truly the best year for trolling.
Dan Ozzi
12.7.15
Premieres

Rat Columns Are All Like, Whatever, on Their New Burner 'Do You Remember Real Pain?'

Cooler than you, and the EP kinda rips.
Noisey Staff
9.17.15
Internet Exploring

I Accidentally Convinced Voters That Donald Trump Hates Pavement

But what WOULD Trump think of Pavement though?
Zach Schonfeld
9.11.15
Premieres

Stream Clearance's Debut Album of Slack Indie Pop

We are tipping the Chicago four-piece have a few copies of 'Slanted and Enchanted' kicking around their record collections.
Tim Scott
9.11.15
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