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Interviews

Kurt Vile Is All Greased Up

The Philadelphia musician speaks on his new album ‘Bottle It In,’ meeting Neil Young, computers, Donald Trump’s bullshit, staring age 40 down, a mental breakdown, and whatever the hell his future holds.
Eric Sundermann
9.20.18
New music

Kurt Vile's New Song "Bassackwards" Is as Floaty As You'd Hope

It's a single from the straggly-haired, mellowed-out Philly singer-songwriter's seventh solo album, 'Bottle It In,' out October 12 on Matador.
Alex Robert Ross
9.11.18
Essays

To Iceage, With Love

The Danish group's new album 'Beyondless' is wonderful. Fuck the facts, Iceage are the greatest rock and roll band in the world.
Zachary Lipez
5.11.18
Interviews

Lucy Dacus Is Paranoid, In Pain, and Writing Great Indie Songs By Accident

We talk to the rising Virginia musician about nihilism, queerness, and getting heavy on her knockout second album, 'Historian.'
Rebecca Haithcoat
3.5.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

See Julien Baker Play Another Brutal New Song on ‘A Prairie Home Companion’

The Memphis singer-songwriter also performed "Appointments" on the Minnesota Public Radio staple.
Alex Robert Ross
10.9.17
Holy Shit

Algiers Returns With New Single, New Video, New Album, Same Urgency

Listen to the title track from their forthcoming second LP, 'The Underside of Power.'
Alex Robert Ross
4.28.17
Film

A Look at the Life of the Most Gored Bullfighter in Modern History

Antonio Barrera is not a great matador, but he's the subject of a new documentary anyway.
Venetia Thompson
3.6.16
Advertorial

Gritty Photos of the 1980s Post-Punk Berlin

In the first of a series of photo stories brought to you by Jågermeister, we look at Germany's most exciting musical subculture.
Noisey Staff
1.12.16
Holy Shit

Savages Share a Striking and Existential New Video for "Adore"

'Adore Life' drops January 22.
Bryn Lovitt
1.7.16
Holy Shit

Let's Get Ripped and Listen to Kurt Vile's New Song "Pretty Pimpin"

The track comes from his upcoming record 'b'lieve i'm goin down' out September 25 on Matador Records.
Eric Sundermann
7.22.15
my first club

Matador's First Club: "I was so childishly impressed, I guess that’s really where music caught me."

The Irish selector revisits the sticky carpets that started a love affair
THUMP UK
4.10.15
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Teenage Bullfighters

Michelito Lagravere killed his first bull when he was six years old.
Rhys James
6.10.14
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