Alternative Rock

blind spots

Kevin Morby Listens to Jeff Buckley: ‘Like Watching LeBron Play Basketball’

The Kansas City songwriter tackles religion on his new album ‘Oh My God’ but has never heard ‘Grace,’ the 1994 classic that’s full of spiritual gravitas.
Josh Terry
7.2.19
Guitar Moves

Dinosaur Jr.’s J Mascis Shows How to Turn a Guitar into a Flamethrower

In this episode of Guitar Moves, Matt Sweeney has the iconic guitar god and songwriter give insights into the "ear bleeding" sound that launched musical genres like grunge and shoegaze.
Noisey Staff
11.28.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here’s the Screamo Cover of “XO Tour Lif3” You’ve Been Waiting For

Push me to the edge.
Lawrence Burney
6.2.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Lil Uzi Vert's "Do What I Want" Video Makes Life Look Like a Dream

His 2016 track finally gets a video.
Lawrence Burney
4.27.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Kurt Vile and J. Mascis Teamed Up For This Colbert Performance

"Pretty Pimpin'" sounds great on a TV set.
John Hill
12.10.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: Driftoff's "Straphanger" Is a Model of Excellence in Heavy Music

Post-hardcore to metal and everything you love all wrapped into one.
John Hill
9.10.15
Music

Billy Corgan Talks About His New Album and Why People Don't Like Him

"You are held up like kind of a piñata, but they forget that you are still there, so how much of a piñata can you be?"
Mitchell Sunderland
12.7.14
VICE Premiere

Listen Two Inch Astronaut's Seven-Minute Epic, "Dead White Boy"

Maryland-based Two Inch Astronaut has a throwback sound that channels the sludgy math rock of the 90s.Their new track is an angsty opus that features intricate instrumentation and envy-inducing technique.
Charlie Ambler
11.7.14
we saw this

Seether Is the Most Average Band Ever to Exist and That's Cool

We attended a Seether concert in 2014 and this is our story.
Zachary Lipez
7.3.14