Record Store Day doesn’t usually include thrift and vintage shops, but they’re among the best places to find vinyl that nobody’s even thought of reissuing yet.
An unexpected storm briefly shut down the festival, but a triumphant Sleater-Kinney set waited at the end of the rainbow.
Pitchfork rates its 2015 music festival a 7.8.
Current musical obsessions of DJs and producers Ross Kelly and Samantha Roberts
This year’s Do-Division Street Fest lineup includes Disappears, Torche, Ariel Pink, Jeff the Brotherhood, and the Gaslamp Killer.
So much Pitchfork stuff. And so much non-Pitchfork stuff too.
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou, Cap’n Jazz, Tesco Vee’s Hate Police, Konono No. 1, Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti
Eric Wareheim of “Tim & Eric” and DJ Douggpound curate “Surprises!” featuring music videos for Major Lazer, The Bird and the Bee, MGMT, Cass McCombs and Juiceboxx, for the Select Media Festival’s opening night at Heaven Gallery Thursday 11/19.
Today’s playlist: alt-pop, gore grind, ambient hardcore, and more