Guides + Lists

The Range’s Top 5 Breakbeats a Drummer Could Never Pull Off

"I wonder how Alarm Will Sound would tackle this one... I’m almost certain they would need to two kits."

M. Geddes Gengras’ Favorite Desperate Housewives Episodes

"I love a thought-provoking drama as much as the next guy, but there is something to be said for a show that PILES it on"

The Soft Pink Truth On… Darkthrone

"There’s a truly 'fuck it' attitude on display here which is truer to the spirit of black metal than other bands"

A Quick Look At Bookworms’ Crate

"A lil dynamics makes the inevitable heavy beat so much more special"

Fuck Buttons On…
Jean Michel Jarre

"Familiar yet alien... The energy and color of the music is incredible."

Parquet Courts’ Top 5 Poets Actually Worth Reading

"This dude has been around, and will tell you about it in his poems"

Golden Retriever’s Matt Carlson On… Eliane Radigue and How to Make Successful Drone Musi...

"Why do some people want to sit and listen to one note for 20 minutes? Or one chord for an hour?"

Zombi’s Guide to Goblin

If this doesn't make you rethink 'prog rock', we don't know what will

The Bunker and Mutual Dreaming Break Unsound Parties Down Into Playlists

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

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