A Jonestown Survivor and King Woman's Kristina Esfandiari Discuss Healing from Trauma
The frontwoman of King Woman talks with author Deborah Layton about her experience in the Peoples Temple cult on the anniversary of the horrific Jonestown Massacre.
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Stream of the Crop: 13 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 2/25
Another Future album, Stormzy's debut, and a raucous new album from Pissed Jeans top this week's list.
Bow Your Head and Listen to King Woman's Transcendental New Album
Kristina Esfandiari's intoxicating voice guides 'Created In The Image of Suffering,' the shoegaze/drone/doom outfit's Relapse debut
Watch Thou and Kristina Esfandiari Decimate Brooklyn with this Chilling Nirvana Cover
The King Woman/Miserable vocalist shone on "Something in the Way" at Saint Vitus Bar, where the Baton Rouge doom outfit also debuted a handful of new songs (!!!!).
Roadburn Adds Integrity, Disfear, Oathbreaker, Cobalt, King Woman, and More to 2017 Lineup
The Dutch heavy music Mecca has announced 24 more bands for its 2017 edition, including four chosen by curator John Dyer Baizley.
Creative Adult's Weird-Ass Rock Music Is "Charged" in Their New Video
Hear their newest track featuring killer vocal harmonies from Kristina Esfandiari of King Woman and Miserable.
This Is Why Wax Idols and King Woman Dropped Off Their Tour with Pentagram
Wax Idols' Hether Fortune and King Woman's Kristina Esfandiari explain the harassment they allegedly endured, and Pentagram issues a statement.
Let There Be Gloom: Wax Idols and King Woman are Touring Together This May
Catch them on a Noisey-sponsored tour across the continental USA in May/June 2016.
PREMIERE: Miserable's Kristina Esfandiari Makes Death Sound Like a Dream with "Oven"
The King Woman vocalist radiates bummer vibes on this blissed-out new track.
Kristina Esfandiari's New Video for "Orchid" Finds the Beauty in Feeling Miserable
What happens when you combine shoegaze, Deafheaven, and a childhood spent in a cult? Miserable.
PREMIERE: Watch Sannhet's Dark Whirlwind of a Video for "Atrium"
A tornado of a video, a storm of a song.
"Melt" into Drowse's Hypnotic Exploration of Suicide and Medication
“Melt,” by Drowse, will make you feel like someone is holding your head under water in the Pacific Ocean.