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Kate Simko’s Top 5 Tracks That Inspired Her Path As a Composer

Discussed: everyone from Erik Satie to Derrick May to Autechre

Stream Male Gaze’s New King Leer Album and Read the Band’s CliffsNotes

A Bay Area supergroup featuring former members of Blasted Canyons, Mayyors, and The Mall

When Ohal Met…
Tunde Adebimpe

A free-wheeling exclusive that tackles everything from how they met to why they've agreed to disagree about X-Men

Pond Frontman Nicholas Allbrook On… Why He Loves Cadillacs

"It was fucking awesome and we all felt genuinely and sensitively connected with each other when it was done"

Stream Aukai’s Debut Album and Read His Track-By-Track Commentary

RIYL: Nils Frahm, Eno's ambient records, Ryuichi Sakamoto's film scores

Stream Antwood’s New Planet Mu Album and Read His Track-By-Track Commentary

So THAT's why it references everything from 'Mortal Kombat' to Kenny G

We Gave Nite Jewel $33 To Sift Through Other Music’s Stacks

One from the s/t archives, in honor of our favorite record shop's passing

Solar Bears On… Severe Oceanscapes, Cannibalistic Anime Characters, and Locally Sourced Psiloc...

Stream Psychic Temple’s III Album and Read Chris Schlarb’s Commentary

"People would not believe how many songs I've written while watching UFC fights. Dozens."

Catching Up With… Mattie Safer

The former Rapture bassist/singer on his new R&B record and why he "stopped trying to be cool"

Stream Ilian’s Rare Love Me Crazy Album and Read His Track-By-Track Commentary

"Guess who the song was written for? Yep—same girl. I may as well tell you her name; it was my first wife Jet."

Stream Camara’s Debut Album and Read Her Track-By-Track Commentary

"Old dirty new wave" meets a dusty memory bank and hollow dub hooks

Stream We Will Fail’s New Album and Read the Stories Behind Her Brash Songs

When Autechre met Pharmakon

Stream Youth Code’s Commitment to Complications Album and Read Their Track-By-Track C...

"I like to think that what we're doing is just as pivotal as what bands were going for back then"

What Happened When No Age and Wolf Eyes Invaded Our Instagram At SXSW