The Atlantic

Ask a Swedish Indie Band: What's the Deal With the Far Right?


The Mighty Mighty Bosstones on Expanding Their Ska Festival In Its Second Year

The Specials Talk Reunion Album & Recording With Viral Activist Saffiyah Khan

Alejandro Escovedo on Teaming With an Italian Rock Band to Explore Immigration & the American Dream

The English Beat Talk First New Album In 36 Years & Feeling Like 'Ska-stradamus'

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones Preview New Album with "Wonderful Day for the Race". Exclusive

Becoming Lester Bangs: Erik Jensen on His Breathtaking, Big Screen-Bound Take on the Iconic Rock Critic

Punk Legends Glen Matlock & Walter Lure Preview 40th Anniversary 'L.A.M.F.' Shows for Johnny Thunders' Classic

Anohni Talks Tax Dollars Paying for Bombs & How the Sam Smith Oscars Backlash Was 'Really Unfair'

Rob Thomas Reveals the Best Career Advice Bruce Springsteen Once Gave Him

Cramer's Star Is On the Rise: 'This Is Beyond Anything I Imagined'

Singer-Songwriter Mac DeMarco Really Invited Fans Over for Coffee in a Song -- and They Took Him Up on the Offer

Conor Oberst on His Politically Minded Punk Group Desaparecidos: 'There's Something Good About Being Able to Get Angry'

Death Cab for Cutie's 'Kintsugi' Proves Big Boys Do Cry

Ace of Base Founder Discusses ‘New’ Album, Shares Stories Behind the Group’s 5 Biggest Hits

Elvis Costello Hails Bob Dylan’s Latest as ‘One of the Greatest Records He’s Ever Made’

Jimmy Jam Remembers the Making of Janet Jackson’s ‘Rhythm Nation 1814′: Exclusive Q&A

Janet Jackson’s ‘Rhythm Nation 1814′ Revisited by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis: Track-by-Track Review

‘Regulate’ at 20: Warren G and Michael McDonald Discuss the G-Funk Jam

TLC’s Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas Reflects on the 15th Anniversary of ‘No Scrubs’

Michael McDonald Talks Doobie Brothers Country Album: ‘It’s Like Old Times’


Save Ferris' Monique Powell Talks Checkered Past

Three Decades After "99 Luftballoons," Nena Comes to America

D Generation: Reason to Believe in Tomorrow

Wondering Sound

Liam Bailey on His Friend Amy Winehouse and the Retro-Soul Revival

The Amazing Snakeheads on James Brown and Rowdy Live Shows


Why the Hell Aren’t Buzzcocks In the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Interview with Steve Diggle

Consequence of Sound

Ted Leo and Aimee Mann: On Being the Both

Chromeo: A Little Bit Sophisticated

Mental Floss

How 'Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer' Became a Holiday Staple

The Bluegrass Situation

The Life and Times of JP Harris

Tony Joe White on the 5 Songs That Define His Career

Artist of the Month: Dom Flemons

M Music & Musicians Magazine

Soundgarden: Eclectic tracks from the past find new life on the band’s box set  

Joni Mitchell: One of music’s greatest singer-songwriters creates an inspired box set

Smashing Pumpkins: Billy Corgan’s latest features familiar-but-fresh sounds and a new Crüe

Annie Lennox: The Scottish soul diva soars on a singular standards set

Wiz Khalifa: The laid-back rapper lets the good times roll on another smoking party set

Counting Crows: Frontman Adam Duritz phoned in the inspiration for their latest album

M. Ward: The “Him” of She & Him takes a confident step back to center stage  

Airborne Toxic Event

Skaters: After Paying Dues Separately, the Punkers Find Overnight Success Together

Tokyo Police Club: A New Creative Focuses Raises the Bar for Seasoned Indie Rockers

The Hives: Sweden’s super-caffeinated, supremely confident rockers rediscover one another  

Alejandro Escovedo Q&A

Jenny and Johnny

Minus the Bear

Nikki and Rich

Tift Merritt Q&A

Sonic Boom: Born In the Studio, Raised in the Club, EDM Is Now Poised to Take Over the World

Refinery 29

Waxahatchee: This Is an Album for the Lone Wolves

How Female Rockers Deal With Gender Stereotypes (Interview with Frankie Rose, Potty Mouth, Vicki Peterson of the Bangles, and Cat Popper.)

Meet the Edgiest Music Festival Out There: Q&A With Melissa Auf der Mauer

Meet Operators: The Electro-Punk Group Ditching the Electro

Nostalgic Fitness: The ’90s Trend That’s Making a Comeback

Hozier Talks People-Watching and Rape-Culture Anthems

Meet Puss N Boots, the Twangy Trio that Took Over Newport

Phox Is the Pop-Folk Breakout You Need to Know

White Sea Defines the ‘F Word,’ Chats the Politic of Britney Spears

Brody Dalle Gets Pelted with Pills, Powders, and More in New Video


Juliana Hatfield Is Done With ’90s Nostalgia

Horror Icon John Carpenter on His Chilling Debut Solo Album

Rosario Dawson Is Quite Actually Changing the World

Band Crush: Puro Instinct

Tyler James Williams Takes on Racism, Zombies, Homophobia + More

Pop Goes Feminist: Why 2014 Really Was a Big Year for Women in Music

Tom Lee Remembers an Unsung Arthur Russell

Miley Goes Yoko for Flaming Lips (Interview with Wayne Coyne)

Deafheaven Sing the Praises of Their 5 Converse Rubber Tracks Opening Acts

Pixies Singer Black Francis Longs for Chaos of Band’s Early Days, Calls for ‘Off the Grid’ Anti-Tech Revolution

Dexy’s Mastermind Kevin Rowland Discusses New Album ‘One Day I’m Going to Soar’

Dirtbombs Leader Mick Collins Big-Ups Bubblegum, Disses Today’s Manufactured Pop

Potpourri of Pearls Discuss Beyonce, John Waters, Heaven’s Gate and Finding the Right Level of Freakiness

Weekend Guitarist Kevin Johnson on New Album ‘Jinx,’ Moving to Brooklyn + the Trouble With Rock Criticism

Medicine’s Brad Laner Talks Captured Tracks Partnership, New Album ‘To the Happy Few’

Peter Hook on Rediscovering New Order’s First Album, Feuding With Former Bandmates and More

Stephen McRobbie of the Pastels on His Band’s Legacy and Future Plans

Summer Camp Talk Getting Personal, Working With Blur Producer Stephen Street on New Album

Pauline Black of the Selecter on 2 Tone Legacy and New Album ‘String Theory’

Gogol Bordello’s Eugene Hutz Talks Overcoming Negativity and Ego, Driving the Masses ‘Bananas’

Painted Palms Discuss Poppy Debut Album ‘Forever’

Captured Tracks Founder Mike Sniper Discusses His Label’s 5th Anniversary


Blondie: A Day in the Life

Soulsavers: Dave Gahan Digs Deep for Collaboration, Reinvigorated for Next Depeche Mode Album

Goldfrapp: Singer Admits to Being Less Shy, Says No Rush on New Album

Kimbra: Rising New Zealander on Stripping for Gotye Video, Readying Debut LP

Zola Jesus Feeling ‘Overwhelmed’ With Ideas for New Album

Psychic Dancehall Explore the Seedier Side of San Diego on Dub-Happy Debut

Blouse Use New Wave to Preach Safety First, Then Creep Fans Out

Argentina’s Las Kellies Talk New Album, List Five Great South American Bands

Jay Reatard Remembered by Peers on First Anniversary of His Shocking Death

Diamond Rings Seeks Therapy in Music, Just Like Jay-Z

Specials Bring Socially Conscious Ska to North America

Greenhornes Avoid Jealousy Over Jack White

Drums Singer Places Equal Value on Words and Music

Wild Nothing’s Jack Tatum Focuses on the Big Picture, Not Lyrics

Gories ‘Never Considered’ Mainstream Success

The Hartford Courant

Nils Lofgren


The Go-Go’s

John Doe


Ben Kweller

Sgt. Scagnetti

La Roux

Matt & Kim


Gentleman Jesse


the Zombies

Wye Oak



Suzanne Vega

Los Lobos


Dex Romweber

Screaming Females

Spring Heeled Jack

 Titus Andronicus

Graham Parker

Eric Bachmann


Holly Golightly

Crystal Antlers

A Sunny Day in Glasgow

Holiday Shores

Sondre Lerche

The Pretenders


Dum Dum Girls