Why Indie Rock Fifty-Somethings Are Going Synthpop
Decades into their careers, rock 'n' roll journeymen from seminal bands like Guided By Voices and Pavement are discovering the subversive joys of making electronic music.
Stephen Malkmus Listens to LCD Soundsystem: “It’s a Dance-Rock Workout”
Ahead of the release of his experimental electronic album, 'Groove Denied,' Stephen Malkmus listens to LCD Soundsystem's 2005 self-titled album for the first time.
Stephen Malkmus Isn't Horsing Around Anymore
On 'Sparkle Hard,' the Jicks frontman takes modern life in stride. We talk to indie's Founding Father about the new album, short attention spans, and his budding romance with Auto-Tune.
Stephen Malkmus and Kim Gordon Have a Country-Pop Song, Y'All
"Refute," taken from Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks' new album 'Sparkle Hard,' is a twangy pop song that keeps a little jaggedness.
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Stains on the Sidewalk: We Downed Beers in Chinatown with Former Pavement Bassist Mark Ibold
"It was never a band that really practiced much."
Jordan N. Mamone
Watch Jarvis Cocker and Stephen Malkmus Perform at Our 20th Anniversary Party
Last month, VICE turned the big 2-0, so we threw a huge party to celebrate. Everybody from Lil Wayne to Jonah Hill performed, and we filmed the entire thing. Now, we're releasing the whole shebang on YouTube.
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Braving the Polar Vortex for Stephen Malkmus’ “Cinnamon and Lesbians” Ice Cream
Noisey Tidbits Roundup
Flaming Lips are releasing anatomically correct chocolate hearts for Valentines Day and Swim Deep released a beautiful new single.