‘Antidotes’ Still Hints at Foals Being This Generation’s Radiohead
Ten years on, Foals' first record is a singular, expansive piece of art.
Hookworms Rose from Rock Bottom to Find Light in Dance-y Escapism
The former psych-heads’ 'Microshift' uses music as a way to escape inner turmoil, rather than wallow in it.
I Ate Loads of Vegan Fried Chicken With Orlando Weeks From the Maccabees
I discovered he's a Leo, his favorite film is 'Dunkirk,' and he likes to make collages out of postcards in his spare time.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Watch Clips of LCD Soundsystem's First Performance in Five Years
See videos of the New York band's first performance in five years, featuring "Dance Yrself Clean," "Daft Punk Is Playing at My House," and "All My Friends"
Longreads Or Whatever
How a Kid Running an Obscure Music Forum Became the Target Of the UK's Biggest Ever Piracy Case
From his bedroom in North East England, Kane Robinson ran a music forum for 12,000 enthusiastic indie fans. But did a uni student with no prior convictions really deserve two years in prison?
VICE vs Video games
Britain’s Music Industry Needs to Take Lessons from the Indie Gaming Scene
New music is in a funk, with base competence alone serving as a selling point. Labels would be wise to look to gaming for guidance through these depressing greys.
How Old White Guys Created the 'Oscar Movie' Genre
We're going to see the same sort of films get nominated again and again as long as the Academy stays old, white, and male.
Ben York Jones
Photos of Bottoms Hating Their Bodies
Photography Amy Lombard followed the gay punk band bottoms around Brooklyn as they huffed poppers, hung out at a grimy art space, and sang songs about hating their bodies.
JD Samson's Life After MEN
JD Samson's queer art and music collective MEN has decided to call it quits, so we spoke to the queer icon about what's next.
Punk Supergroup Slink Is Making Christmas Even Gayer Than It Already Was
In honor of the gayest holiday of the year, gay indie supergroup Slink released a smelly perfume and new music video with Los Angeles cult hero Angelyne.
Listen to R. Stevie Moore's "Everyone Is So Ignorant"
R. Stevie Moore has released more than 400 recording projects since 1968. The latest addition to his storied catalog is a single called "Everybody Is So Ignorant," and you can listen to it right here.
Kevin Drew Just Wants to Kiss Somebody
See the premiere of his new video for "Mexican Aftershow Party" and read his thoughts on literally every subject ever.