Long Reads

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Sleaford Mods

"I think I had a Barry Manilow album. I think it's great to be in a crap musical place like that when you're that age."

Composer Dave Porter Discusses His Work on Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, The Blac...

Read a Rare Alan Vega Interview From 2008

"When they were throwing shit all over, I knew things were going pretty good. I knew we were agitating somebody."

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Geneva Jacuzzi

Read our cover story and download an exclusive mix featuring Cabaret Voltaire, Imagination and more

Russell Mills On… Meeting Trent Reznor and His Haunting Nine Inch Nails Artwork

"My room was the penthouse, a huge suite on the top floor.... with views over LA and the hills. I had one backpack."

THROWBACK THURSDAY:
Read Our Grimes Cover Story From 2012

"Was I on mushrooms at a Braids show?"

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Chelsea Wolfe

"Everything was this musical.... really graceful and beautiful, but none of it was actually there"

ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Deradoorian

INTERVIEW: Refused’s Dennis Lyxzén On Stepping Out of the Band’s Shadow

"Punk in its essence has always been rebel music. But it also has become diluted to grown men in shorts."

Why Three Car Accidents Were the Least of Tobias Jesso Jr.’s Worries

Featuring cameos by Skrillex, HAIM, Patrick Carney and 1/2 half of Girls

Nancy Whang Discusses Her Disco-Punk Anthems With LCD Soundsystem, Soulwax, Holy Ghost!, The Juan Ma...

"It was all just for our own amusement. Never in a million years did we expect it to lead us where it did."

An Afternoon At the WEDIDIT Office With Shlohmo, Groundislava and RL Grime

"You'd go to a gated community one weekend and a house guarded by Shoreline Crips the next... That's just LA."

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."

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."