Free Association

Stream J.G. Biberkopf’s New Album and Read His Track-By-Track Breakdown

So THAT'S why some of it sounds like EDM, New Age, or 'Koyaanisqatsi'

Stream Brandt Brauer Frick’s New Album and Read the Stories Behind Their Songs

"The internet has created a platform to feel everything and nothing at the same time"

Lawrence English and Jamie Stewart Break Down Their Striking David Lynch Soundtrack, Factory Pho...

"Looking at the images, especially the later ones, you get a sense of just how fragile these capital dreams are"

Stream Other Body’s New EP and Read the Stories Behind Their Seething Punk Songs

"It’s a cold digital hell"

Stream XAM Duo’s Ambient Jazz Album and Read the Stories Behind Their Songs

"This is what happens when very uncool guys try to do free jazz: some fucking weird, end-of-the-world, dissonant, melting sax drone"

Stream Katie Gately’s Tri Angle Debut and Read the Stories Behind Her Songs

"It's always about how much can I add before it just sounds too crazy"

Stream Black Marble’s New Album and Read the Stories Behind Its Songs

"This is what happens when you sit alone in the woods for a week and rewrite a happy song a thousand times"

Stream True Widow’s New Album and Read the Stories Behind Its Blissed-Out Songs

"Straight-up sonic sorcery!"

Stream Jeffry Astin’s Lost Bhsaaveaegi LP and Read His Track-By-Track Commentary

A disc influenced by the DEA, aliens, implants, gun/drug trafficking, death threats, psychic/electric disturbances, and the dream police

Take a Little Trip With Tamam Shud

Stream their underground surf film soundtrack and read the partly cloudy stories behind its psych-rock songs

Stream Arp’s Inversions Tape and Read the Stories Behind His Spellbinding Songs

It started with a freaky Doug Aitken film

Stream Vic Dimotsis’ Mine Eyes Dazzle Mixtape and Read His Commentary

"'Scarface'. 'All Dogs Go to Heaven'. Friendship/revenge/murder/heavy drinking/escaping fate/torture/singing dogs."

Stream Outcast Oddity’s Latest Collection of Left-Field Club Music and Read Engyn’s Trac...

Read the Stories Behind the Spectral R&B of Carlos Santana’s Daughter Stella

"I compared it to escaping a burning house, alarms ringing, smoke filling the air, feeling the heat of the flames"

Daveed Diggs, The Soft Pink Truth, and More Share the Stories Behind the Songs on True Neutral Crew&...

"The more I thought about posse cuts, the more homoerotic they seemed to me, so I thought I'd play that up"