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American Football's Comfortable Emo and 11 Other Albums for Heavy Rotation

This week's essential listening also includes apocalyptic electronics and fizzy disco, among other delightful shit.


Mike Kinsella Listens to Vampire Weekend: "Was this on 'The O.C.'?"

Ahead of the release of American Football (LP3), the Owen, and Cap’n Jazz veteran listens to Vampire Weekend’s 2008 debut for the first time.


A Guide for Who to Root for in This Weekend's Super Bowl

Between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, a lot of NFL fans have a real tough decision to make with Super Bowl LII.


Pitchfork Festival's Sunday Lineup Was a Chicago Party

NE-HI, Derrick Carter, Joey Purp, Jamila Woods, and American Football showed Chicago music’s past, present, and future.


Tracing ​American Football's Rugby Roots

If there is one thing that American football and rugby fans both hate, it's when comparisons are drawn between the two sports. Nevertheless, these games are cut from the same cloth and still hold many similarities in the 21st century.


Is American Football Less Moral Than MMA?

A look at the moral dimensions of competitive savagery.


​Riding the Second Wave: The Ressurection of NFL in the UK

As important as hosting competitive games at Wembley was for the NFL's rejuvenation in Britain, it owes its current success to two other crucial areas: universities, and a cult following.


American Cop Talks Man Down From the Brink of Suicide With NFL Talk

It's noteworthy that the last thing the cop says to the jumper before taking him back from the brink is about how much he hates the Cowboys.


Hear American Football Gracefully Adapt Their Formula on New Track "Give Me The Gun"

It's the second single from their first album in 16 years.


American Football Announce a New Album, 'American Football,' and Release Its First Track

Like their 1999 debut, the new album will be called 'American Football.'