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Just the Right Height’s New Album Is an Algorithmic Pop Satire

Based on lyrics from an online generator, Keke Hunt's 'Let Forever Be Only You Tonight' is an uncanny and strange collection of songs formed from the raw materials of radio hits.
Colin Joyce
10.31.18
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Grunge-Gaze Weirdos Goon Return with a New Banger, "Enter Bethel Admissions"

Listen to the new Partisan signees' grungy ode to regret alongside their double EP re-release and upcoming tour dates with Shame.
Andrea Domanick
7.13.18
New music

Tell Depression to Fuck Off with Lonely Parade’s “I’m So Tired”

The post-punk trio’s first single with Buzz Records tackles mental health with dark humour and melodic, contagious math-rock energy.
Jill Krajewski
4.10.18
Premieres

Inglewood's Inner Wave Makes Moody Psychedelia to Ease Your Broken Heart

Float through space and time in the surreal new video for "Balto" from the South LA psych outfit.
Andrea Domanick
4.4.18
music video

[Premiere] Hippo Campus Become a Simulation in Their New Music Video

For the song, "western kids," animator and director Najeeb Tarazi 3D scanned the band, then placed them inside the interface of some 3D graphics software for some meta-CG fun.
Kevin Holmes
6.13.17
Interviews

A Conversation with Mount Eerie's Phil Elverum on His Devastating New Album

Following the death of his wife and co-creator Geneviève, Elverum discusses raising their child, the terrifying political future, and 'A Crow Looked at Me.'
Grayson Haver Currin
3.24.17
Premieres

Lou Barlow's "Anniversary Song" Is 100 Percent Romance

According to the Sebadoh frontman and Dinosaur Jr. guitarist you'll find none of his "usual ambivalent shit" here!
Kim Taylor Bennett
10.14.16
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Miniature Tigers Go Astronautical with Their Video for "Crying in the Sunshine"

No one does lo-fi indie pop quite like this Phoenix band. Plus this vid utilizes Hololens—Microsoft's new augmented reality headset. #tech
Kim Taylor Bennett
9.26.16
Premieres

Enter ‘The Dusk of Punk’ with LA Lo-Fi Misfits Goon

Kenny Becker talks losing his hearing, losing his faith, and finding meaning in his grunge-addled new project. Stream Goon's debut EP exclusively on Noisey.
Artemis Thomas-Hansard
9.14.16
Premieres

If You Listen to Any New Music Today, Let it Be Calvin Johnson’s Album

The K Records founder and DIY indie master has made an album under his pseudonym Selector Dub Narcotic, and we're premiering it here.
Noisey Staff
9.8.16
Premieres

Winston Hightower’s Home Recorded Tapes Sound Lo-Fi But He’s Hi-Fi In Everything Else

The enthusiastic and prolific young Columbus songwriter is your non-standard Ohioan.
Noisey Staff
8.29.16
thump exclusive stream

NAVVI's Debut Album Is a Portrait of a Shadowy Romance

'Omni' is out today with Hush Hush records.
Michael Scott Barron
5.27.16
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