Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Ed Hamell's Brutal, Bastard-Bashing Fantasies

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Hamell on Trial's 'The Night Guy at the Apocalypse: Profiles of a Rushing Midnight,' Lyrics Born's 'Quite a Life,' Mudhoney's 'Digital Garbage,' and Will Hoge's 'My American Dream.'
Robert Christgau
Rank Your Records

Mudhoney's Steve Turner Ranks the Band's Ten Albums

The Seattle icons are celebrating their 30th year with the release of their 11th album, 'Digital Garbage.' Guitarist Steve Turner looks back on the band's catalog so far.
Cam Lindsay
New music

Mudhoney Snarl Through "Paranoid Core," Confirm First New Album in 5 Years

'Digital Garbage' is out via Sub Pop on September 28.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

Seattle's KEXP Is Celebrating Sub Pop By Playing Their Releases in Order

"This is going to be a really fun pain in the ass!" a KEXP host said of their celebration of the influential label's 30th anniversary.
Alex Robert Ross
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New projects from Porches, Pendant, Mudhoney, and JPEGMAFIA were among our favorite albums from the week just gone.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Noisey News

Mudhoney Still Rule on “Neanderfuck”

Furious riffs and Oxycontin references from a band that never lost their spark and probably never will.
Alex Robert Ross

This Airport Winery Is Powered by Jet Fuel and Big Hair

One eccentric Washington State vitner is working on democratizing wine, and he's starting with a winery located next to an airplane tarmac.
Richard Parks

We Interviewed the Founder of Tym Guitars About Mechanics, Marketing, and Multi-Tasking

"How many friends have you met in a record store or guitar shop? Without these spaces we're becoming lost as people."
Brian Cook

The Day Kurt Cobain Threatened to Kill my Girlfriend

In late 1992 Kurt Cobain left life threatening messages on my then girlfriend’s answering tape machine.

Bruce Pavitt Was 'There,' Man

The other day I finally spoke with Bruce Pavitt, the guy who started Sub Pop, a label that's partially responsible for my first smokin' hot teenage crush, Kurt Cobain. Bruce has sort of retired, but he just published a bunch of his tour diaries from an...
Mish Way

On Tour With Nirvana: Unseen Photos from the 1989 Heavier Than Heaven Tour

Mudhoney / Tad / Nirvana on the road.
Bruce Pavitt