Guides + Lists

Cheena’s Favorite New York City Albums

"Exactly what it's like to live in NYC 30 years later. Unless you're rich."

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

Discussed: everyone from Erik Satie to Derrick May to Autechre

BoP’s Top 5 Records Best Enjoyed While Sitting Down

Or standing up in the case of Throbbing Gristle's '20 Jazz Funk Greats'

Benoit & Sergio’s Top 5 33 1/3 Books

Discussed: David Bowie, Television, Beastie Boys, Nine Inch Nails and Neutral Milk Hotel

Driftoff On… New York City’s Dark Side

Five Comedians Mikal Cronin Would Interview If He Had a Podcast

Just in time for the indie rocker's own Marc Maron appearance

Jacques Renault Shares Italo-Disco Mix and Five of His Favorite Record Shop Finds

Torres’ Favorite Kraftwerk Records

"The intro alone had my eyes rolling back into my head in ecstasy"

5 Things Petite Noir Misses From His Metal Phase, Including Deftones, Killswitch Engage and Christia...

Briana Marela’s Top 5 Memorable Drinks

Discussed: kombucha, gimlets, tiki bars, draft cocktails and more

Matrixxman’s Top 5 Sci-Fi Scenarios That Actually Came True

Discussed: cyberpunk culture, surveillance states, neural probes, antidepressants and more

Circuit des Yeux’s ESP-Disk Primer

"Basically this band is the shit"

Shamir On… Why I Love Country Women

"My grandma’s backstory is nearly identical to Loretta Lynn or Dottie West"

Coliseum Distill Their Entire Discography

"At its best, I want a Coliseum record to be a part of someone’s life, hopefully in a way my favorite records have been such a huge part of my life"

Kid Millions’ Top 6 Drum Fills

Discussed: the cosmic territory of Terry Williams, the mysterious ways of Dale Crover, the metronomic finesse of Can