Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on the Most Affecting Political Album of Our Era

The Dean of American Rock Critics finds insight and urgency in Superchunk's 'What a Time to Be Alive.'
Robert Christgau
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from American Pleasure Club, Superchunk, and Nipsey Hussle top this week's list of essential new projects.
Alex Robert Ross
Colin Joyce
Lauren O'Neill
Phil Witmer
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Superchunk

How to delve into the immersive and varied catalog of one of indie rock's most seminal bands.
Cam Lindsay
New music

Superchunk's New Single with Waxahatchee and Stephin Merritt Effing Rules

"Erasure" is probably the closest you'll get to an alt-rock supergroup.
Lauren O'Neill
New music

Superchunk Are Back with a New Album, a New Single, and Some New Anger

The indie band's 11th studio album, 'What a Time to Be Alive,' is out February 16.
Alex Robert Ross

Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster Tell Us What Rocks, Rots, and Rules

Ahead of two shows celebrating the 20th anniversary of their legendary skit, we speak with Scharpling and Wurster about 'The Best Show,' Ed Sheeran, and Mac DeMarco.
Nick Gazin
Rank Your Records

Rank Your Records: Laura Ballance Ruthlessly Rates Superchunk’s Ten Albums

The band's run in the 1990s was unparalleled: seven full-lengths, two compilations, and a handful of indie rock's greatest anthem.
Cam Lindsay

PREMIERE: Contemplate Your Flaws With Mo Troper's "Paint"

With a guitar riff that sounds like it was pulled straight out of 80s arena rock, Mo Troper’s latest single “Paint” off his upcoming album Beloved is guaranteed to get your heart pumping faster.
Annalise Domenighini
we saw this

Ground Control Touring's 15th Anniversary Show Melted Down New York City's Webster Hall

Just look at this goddamn list of performers: Deer Tick, Kurt Vile, Lee Ranaldo, Parquet Courts, Rainer Maria, Superchunk, Waxahatchee, Woods, Perfect Pussy, Speedy Ortiz, Titus Andronicus, and more.
Noisey Staff
Noisey Presents

Noisey Presents: Ground Control Touring 15th Anniversary Celebration at Webster Hall

Conor Oberst! Superchunk! Kurt Vile! Waxahatchee! Parquet Courts! Titus! Speedy! Way more in one venue December 2!
Noisey Staff

Fucked Up's Damian Abraham Nerds Out and Interviews Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster About 'The Best Show'

The Fucked Up frontman finds out how they’re bringing the show's massive world from the radio to the stage for a West Coast live tour.
Andrew Courtien

My Favorite Soundtrack: 'SubUrbia'

The 1996 Giovanni Ribisi film is not good, it's not bad, it's just depressing. Killer songs though.
Paul Blest