James Murphy

blind spots

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.
Josh Terry

James Murphy Knows He's Not Getting Any Younger

The LCD Soundsystem frontman talks fatherhood, brawls, and his obsession with British music.
John Doran

LCD Soundsystem's New Album Makes Me Nostalgic for LCD Soundsystem

'American Dream' sounds great. But is there a deeper meaning?
Larry Fitzmaurice
New music

Listen to a New Song from LCD Soundsystem Called "pulse (v. 1)"

The 13-minute track won't be on the band's new album 'American Dream,' so consider it extra-special.
Lauren O'Neill
thump news

LCD Soundsystem Announce Their New Album 'American Dream,' at Long Last

The band's fourth studio album is due out September 1.
Alexander Iadarola
thump news

LCD Soundsystem Said Their First Album in 7 Years is “Finally Done”

Frontman James Murphy made the announcement at the Sasquatch! Festival last night.
Britt Julious

The Story Behind the Story of New York City's Last Great Rock Scene

Author Lizzy Goodman shares the stories of The Strokes, DFA Records, and Interpol that went into making her new book ‘Meet Me in the Bathroom.’
Kim Taylor Bennett
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

LCD Soundsystem Were Irresistible on SNL Last Night

"Call The Police" and "American Dream" were histrionic, absurd, and ecstatic. Just as they should be.
Alex Robert Ross
Holy Shit

LCD Soundsystem Finally Return With “Call The Police” and “American Dream”

The lengthy, synthy tracks come off as updates for the faithful.
Alex Robert Ross
art event

The Velvet Underground’s John Cale and Conceptual Artist Lawrence Weiner to be Honored at The Kitchen’s Spring Gala

And James Murphy is hosting the after party.
Nathaniel Ainley
thump news

LCD Soundsystem Says New Album Will Be "Done Soon"

It would be the Brooklyn group's first record since 2010's 'This Is Happening.'
Alexander Iadarola
thump news

LCD Soundsystem Cancel Part of Their Comeback Tour to Work on Their Comeback Album

The group was reportedly scheduled to tour in Asia and Australia.
Britt Julious