Dublin’s Rising Guitar Bands Are Too Loud to Ignore
From Fontaines D.C.'s poetic punk to bands like Just Mustard and The Murder Capital, the Irish capital (and its surrounding towns) is turned all the way up.
Trudy & The Romance Are Dragging Doo-Wop into the Present Day
The Liverpool band’s hazy, cinematic indie-pop is a filmic wonder – get the first look at their new music video for “Doghouse”.
How The Japanese House’s Walls Came Tumbling Down
With her beloved dog Calvin in tow, the atmospheric UK artist talks us through how heartbreak and subsequent clarity informed her debut LP.
Vegetarians Confess Their Drunken Meat-Eating Mishaps
With a third of vegetarians and vegans admitting to eating meat after a few drinks, we got a few to confess their sins.
The Rebirth of William Doyle, the Artist FKA East India Youth
After anxiety and a relentless schedule drove him away from music, Doyle has returned with a record inspired by his experiences of British suburbia.
This Is Jon Hopkins' Brain on Drugs
At his London studio, he talks to us about how new album 'Singularity' condenses the feeling of a transcendent high into pulsing techno.
Westerman’s Pop Injects New Energy into the Term 'Singer-Songwriter'
We’ve got the first stream of the London artist's idiosyncratic new single “Confirmation.”
Hookworms Rose from Rock Bottom to Find Light in Dance-y Escapism
The former psych-heads’ 'Microshift' uses music as a way to escape inner turmoil, rather than wallow in it.
Puma Blue Learned to Sound Great By Not Over-Thinking Things
We’ve got the first play of the London musician's video for soulful, falsetto-heavy track “Only Trying 2 Tell U.”
An Oral History
An Oral History of Indie's Golden Years Told By Two Indie Legends
Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard and Teenage Fanclub's Norman Blake reflect on 30 years at the helm of the genre's songwriting.
Seven Fans Explain How Their Favorite Bands Saved Their Lives
We speak to the fans whose love for a particular artist pushed them back from the brink.
When Loving the Bands Other People Hate Is Still Worth It
Just a quick question, Chainsmokers or Nickelback superfans: why?