Albums

Features

Deadboy's Debut Album Was Inspired by Rihanna and YouTube Algorithms

The Montreal-via-London producer on the ten records he was listening to while making 'Earth Body.'
Erik Leijon
5.31.17
Art

10 Classic Album Covers Get Modern Illustration

Black Sabbath, Weezer, Beck, Fugees, Hot Chip, and more get visual interpretations in Vinyl Me, Please's custom artwork.
Beckett Mufson
11.10.16
Rushmore

We Took Rushmore for a Post-Brexit Burger to Celebrate the Release of His New LP

We got him a chicken burger, he gave us a track from his new record in return.
Josh Baines
7.12.16
Kompakt

Weval Talk Us Through Their Brand New Album on Kompakt

The Dutch duo give us insider info on every track from their self-titled debut.
Josh Baines
6.10.16
Music

How TV on the Radio's 'Seeds' Entered Three Dimensions at a Tumblr IRL Event

For Tumblr IRL's first edition at Art Basel in Miami, former Liars drummer Julian Gross created a menagerie of multimedia artifacts from TVOTR's new album 'Seeds'.
DJ Pangburn
5.30.16
2015

The 33 Best Albums of 2015

The long players we loved the most this year.
THUMP Staff
12.10.15
Music

Oneohtrix Point Never Threads the 'Net for His Elusive New Album

The critically-acclaimed <i>Garden of Delete</i> was promoted through alternate personas and cryptic websites as Daniel Lopatin awaited its release.
Kenta Murakami
11.16.15
VICE vs Video games

What Would Video Games Based On My Favourite Albums Be Like?

Games are always looking to cinema, and other games, for inspiration – but what if they were to focus exclusively on one record?
Mike Diver
8.28.15
Music

Enter a Virtual World of Glitches and Iridescence to Explore Rioux's Newest EP

Rioux's interactive environment for EP 'Evolver' is kind of like a virtual reality version of "Kubla Khan."
Emerson Rosenthal
5.19.15
Music

How tUnE-yArDs Turned the Drought into a Dance Song

Song Exploder and Merill Garbus wade through "Water Fountain" off the tUnE-yArDs album, 'Nikki Nack' (4AD).
Hrishikesh Hirway
5.18.15
Music

Hear the Original Demos That Became the “Downton Abbey” Theme Music

Song Exploder and John Lunn pick apart the theme music from the most popular drama in PBS history.
Hrishikesh Hirway
5.6.15
Music

Song Exploder: "Spring (Among the Living)" by My Morning Jacket

Song Exploder and Jim James pick apart a single from My Morning Jacket's soon-to-be-released seventh album, "Half Dome."
Hrishikesh Hirway
4.23.15
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