blind spots

Porches Listens to New Order’s ‘Power, Corruption, & Lies’ for the First Time

New Order's sophomore album is one of the most significant synth-pop records of the 1980s. We played it for Aaron Maine.
Josh Terry
New music

Listen to "Charcoal Baby," Blood Orange's First Single From 'Negro Swan'

The first single from the follow-up to 'Freetown Sound' was co-written with Porches' Aaron Maine.
Shaad D’Souza

Is Okay Kaya Living in Pop Music's Future?

The 27-year-old singer has the potential to be the next biggest thing in music. With her upcoming album 'Both,' can she do it?
Reed Jackson
Obsessive Tendencies

The New Porches Album Feels Exactly Like Staying In, Alone

Having a comfortable relationship with yourself is hard as hell, and on 'The House,' Aaron Maine tries to make sense of it.
Daisy Jones
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

Porches, At Home

Aaron Maine lives alone for the first time in his life, and he’s comfortable. But his new record ‘The House’ is a document of more uncertain times.
Coiln Joyce
thump exclusive premieres

Sporting Life Lends Blasted Beats to Porches' "Be Apart"

He layers the plaintive vocals over a bed of skittering beats.
Ezra Marcus

The Noisey Stage at NYC’s Festival of Independence Was Lit Like Fireworks

The show was two days of fun featuring Public Access TV, Yumi Zouma, Porches, Wild Nothing, MeLo-X and NXGN, Phony Ppl, D.R.A.M., Lee Fields and The Expressions, and fireworks.
Noisey Staff

Spend Your Fourth of July Weekend with Us in New York at the Festival of Independence

The festival is at South Street Seaport and features performances from Lee Fields & The Expressions, Wild Nothing, D.R.A.M., Porches, and many more Noisey pals.
Noisey Staff

A Heart to Heart with Your Friend

Kansas musician Taryn Miller talks about where she finds confidence, getting scared by Led Zeppelin, and being the only girl on an all-guy tour.
Kate Killet

The Magic of Frankie Cosmos: Too Young to Decide and Trying Everything

The prolific 22-year-old returns with an LP that wrestles with time, relationships, and emotion. It is, however, her happiest record to date and even David Blaine is a fan.
Emilee Lindner

Frankie Cosmos on Dating Your Band Mate, Having Celebrity Parents, and Writing Hundreds of Songs

Catch Frankie Cosmos on tour next month.
Reed Dunlea