Robert Christgau on the Most Affecting Political Album of Our Era

The Dean of American Rock Critics finds insight and urgency in Superchunk's 'What a Time to Be Alive.'


The Guide to Getting into Superchunk

How to delve into the immersive and varied catalog of one of indie rock's most seminal bands.


Superchunk's New Single with Waxahatchee and Stephin Merritt Effing Rules

"Erasure" is probably the closest you'll get to an alt-rock supergroup.


Superchunk Are Back with a New Album, a New Single, and Some New Anger

The indie band's 11th studio album, 'What a Time to Be Alive,' is out February 16.


Rank Your Records: Laura Ballance Ruthlessly Rates Superchunk’s Ten Albums

The band's run in the 1990s was unparalleled: seven full-lengths, two compilations, and a handful of indie rock's greatest anthem.


Ground Control Touring's 15th Anniversary Show Melted Down New York City's Webster Hall

Just look at this goddamn list of performers: Deer Tick, Kurt Vile, Lee Ranaldo, Parquet Courts, Rainer Maria, Superchunk, Waxahatchee, Woods, Perfect Pussy, Speedy Ortiz, Titus Andronicus, and more.


Fucked Up's Damian Abraham Nerds Out and Interviews Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster About 'The Best Show'

The Fucked Up frontman finds out how they’re bringing the show's massive world from the radio to the stage for a West Coast live tour.


My Favorite Soundtrack: 'SubUrbia'

The 1996 Giovanni Ribisi film is not good, it's not bad, it's just depressing. Killer songs though.


Insult to Injury: Week Ending 2/28

Here's what the Noisey editors were listening to this week while nursing their Hot Pocket-related genital burns.


Superchunk Hates Music

We interrupted Mac McCaughan’s family vacation in the mountains to talk about the awesomeness of the Misfits, going hardcore, and whether or not his favorite hockey team has a chance this season.