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Snail Mail's Lindsey Jordan Is Ready to Fucking Shred

We sat down with the lo-fi bandleader to talk riffs, Slipknot and the double bind of being a woman guitarist.


Car Seat Headrest’s Will Toledo Doesn’t Brake for Nostalgia or Hype

We chat to the young songwriter whose 'Teens of Denial' seemingly made every best album list of 2016.


Listen to “Funeral Pyre,” an Inevitably Gorgeous New Song from Julien Baker

The Memphis singer-songwriter has signed to Matador Records and will tour in the spring.


Watch Majical Cloudz New Video for "Downtown"

'Are You Alone?' comes out October 16 via Matador records.


Kurt Vile Is the Chillest Guy in Philly

We caught up with Philadelphia's constant hit maker to chat about his hometown and his new album, 'B'lieve I'm Goin Down,' which is out this Friday.


Straight Outta Stockton: Life Lessons from Pavement's Gary Young

Kissing Courtney Love and exercising with Jello Biafra.


Stains on the Sidewalk: We Downed Beers in Chinatown with Former Pavement Bassist Mark Ibold

"It was never a band that really practiced much."


Majical Cloudz Tour Diary, Part 1: Midwest/Praries

Musings on nausea, sobriety, control, and twerking.