Interviews

Catching Up With… Andy Stott

"Finding solace within the red, I reckon"

INTERVIEW: Azealia Banks Discusses the Self-Made World That Saved Her

"I was on the brink of fucking losing it... I thought if I don’t figure this shit out, I will be dead by the time I’m 20."

Catching Up With… Matthew Dear

"In what sense will the album exist? Who knows? I might just want to release a massive download people can just play with themselves"

Emil Amos On… Isolationism, Trance States and Holy Sons

"All the bad stuff gave me my best songwriting material anyway so I can't regret that right? Drug-damaged songs are killer."

Lee Fields On… Love, Death, and Living Out in the Woods Among Hustlers and Thieves

"I felt desolate, alone, abandoned... It could be any minute for anyone. "

Dissecting the Danish Underground With Iceage, Lower and Lust For Youth

"Sometimes in the best sex, you never have an orgasm. And I think that’s what we're doing—fucking till the end of the world."

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Doseone, Why? and Odd Nosdam Look Back on cLOUDDEAD

"I got the vibe that they were iffy about the record, so it was like, 'Fuck that.' Sometimes we felt like outsiders in a group of outsiders."

A Quick Chat With… Kimbra

"In my row was Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Adele… That was such a trip."

Jarboe On… Swans and World of Skin, Plus New Projects Like a Helen Money EP and Oculus Rift Ga...

"I never betrayed my love of Swans even when Michael and I disagreed about things and had such a gripping and intense relationship"

The Bug Discusses Angels & Devils Album, Shares New Songs With Grouper & Manga

"The aim has always been to overwhelm people, and immerse a listener in my interpretation of the fucked up, chaotic nature of existence"

INTERVIEW: Geoff Rickly On… Modern Art, United Nations, Thursday’s Abrupt Split and the ...

"In the next few years, I hope I have a chance to do things I'm even prouder of than Thursday or United Nations"

INTERVIEW/MIX: Joshua Eustis of Telefon Tel Aviv and Sons of Magdalene

"A black weight of terror stuck to my hip. The only way to get rid of it is to just take a knife and cut it out."

INTERVIEW: Sam Smith On… the Beauty of One-Night Stands, Whitney Houston and the ‘Lord o...

"I don't like looking back. I want things to get better. I want to be happy."

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."

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