Features

Stream Chris Brokaw’s ‘Now, Forager’ Score and Read the Former Come Frontman’...

A slow-burner driven by nylon strings and meditative guitar melodies

Stream Opéra Mort’s ‘Dédales’ Album

Presenting a "personal view of dead romance and anti-dancefloor reversions" from the French underground

Erol Alkan Takes Us on a Tour of His Record Collection, From Ministry to Manic Street Preachers

"I'd never seen moshing and wasn't quite sure what exactly was going on. But within weeks it all made sense."

Stream Heterotic’s ‘Weird Drift’ Album, Read Their Brutally Honest Commentary

Discussed: Snoop Dogg, lucid dreaming, Dire Straits, birthing pools, U2

INTERVIEW: Freddie Gibbs On… Getting Compared to Tupac, Working With Madlib and the Joys of Ba...

"The way for me to relieve stress is for me to keep on living. Every day I wake up with a smile on my face. I’m out back barbecuing right now."

The Faint On… Sewing, Skateboarding, Collage Art & Metaphysical Pool Tables

"These toys became my obsession, my identity, my self worth. They taught me about confidence, gravity and pain."

INTERVIEW: Efrim Menuck On… Fatherhood, Tape Trading, Punk Rock Politicking and the Paralyzing...

"'A band with everyone we know, a band of orphans.' That’s how Godspeed started."

Stream Ryley Walker’s ‘All Kinds of You’ Album and Read His Commentary

"I heard LA turnaround was a type of speed Bert and his band would take. Can anyone confirm this story?"

Stream Efdemin’s ‘Decay’ Album and Read His Commentary

Detroit techno, Buddhist temples and the highway scene from 'Solaris' all play a part in the producer's latest Dial LP

Read Our Evian Christ Cover Story

“He e-mailed last night. He wants something that sounds a bit like Otis Redding, a bit like Mobb Deep.”

Download the Spring Issue of Our iPad Magazine

Featuring original photography on every page and tons of embedded tracks

The Bunker and Mutual Dreaming Break Unsound Parties Down Into Playlists

Featuring Willie Burns, Copeland, Deepchord, Porter Ricks, Miles and more

INTERVIEW: Suzanne Ciani On… Her Buchla Beginnings, Talking Dishwashers and Why No One Got Ele...

Oren Ambarchi On… Four Jazz Records He Obsessed Over As a Teenager

"This record was huge for me and it's super underrated"

EVOL’s Top 5 Rave-y Classical Covers

Wendy Carlos was just the beginning

Andy Votel’s Top 10 Early Patch-Bay Polymaths From Eastern Europe

Discussed: Poland's version of Goblin and Sun Ra, Socialist synth-pop and some guy named "Frogspawn"

Koen Holtkamp’s Top 5 Italian Albums From the ’70s

Discussed: ancient IBM computers, Riley & Glass references, myriad broadcasts from the great beyond

Max Cooper’s Favorite Neo-Classical Pieces

Discussed: Max Richter, Nils Frahm, Philip Glass, Deaf Center, and the one Michael Nyman work that's unremixable

10 Acts That Almost Saved South By Southwest 2014

What you should have been watching instead of waiting in line for Codplay

Patten Explains His Influences Through 10 YouTube Clips

Discussed: Mark E. Smith, alien landings, Maya Angelou, chess, Erik Satie, basketball and more