devo

12.7.18

We Are Drowning in a Devolved World: An Open Letter from Devo

Following the band's Rock Hall nomination, founder Gerald Casale reflects on its dystopian legacy in the age of Trump.

8.30.18

The Guide to Getting Into Devo

More than a quirky band with funny red hats, Devo were synth-weilding art punk pioneers who shaped everyone from Neil Young to Radiohead, and 'The Simpsons' to Martin Scorsese. Here's where to start.

8.29.18

The Truth About Devo, America's Most Misunderstood Band

Forty years ago, David Bowie called Devo "the band of the future." What he didn't realize is just how bleak that future would be—and how right Devo would be about it.

7.11.17

The Musicians Who Knew We'll Be Cyborgs Soon

How late-70s and early-80s electronic pop from Kraftwerk, Devo, and Young Marble Giants warned us of our post-human future.

11.23.15

Macula Dog is the Cross Between Devo and 'Pee-wee’s Playhouse' You’ve Been Searching for

One of the best cassettes of 2015 comes from two guys with demented puppets on their shoulders.

10.22.15

DāM-FunK: Inviting the Light

The master of modern funk opens up about prog rock, supersized burgers, and why dance music journalism is just the revenge of the nerds.

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9.10.15

PREMIERE: The Intelligence Get Post-Punk Heavy on "Whip My Valet"

The Seattle team returns with a new track that may remind you of that other post-punk band with the "whip" song.

10.13.14
9.3.14

Listen to Useless Eaters’ New Track "Out in the Night"

Seth Sutton is now in the Bay Area with a new band and an upcoming album on Castle Face.

8.21.14

Josh Freese of Devo and the Vandals Is the Blue Collar Freelance Drummer to the Stars

The drummer-for-hire has played with everyone from Nine Inch Nails to Guns N' Roses to... uh, he can't even remember who else at this point.

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