Chan Marshall, who’s performed as Cat Power since the mid-90s (she adopted it from the name of her first band), refreshes even the most weathered motifs with her smokestack voice. While she’s amassed a formidable catalog of soulful originals, she’s most renowned for refracting other artists’ radio hits and obscure B sides through her singular […]
Post-everything fusion band Je’raf celebrate their debut album, Nicky Flowers resuscitates a Morrissey-tweaking all-synth Smiths cover project, and more.
Andrew Bird talks to Brett and Rennie Sparks of the Handsome Family.
Current musical obsessions of Dumpster Tapes cofounder Alex Fryer, Justin Vittori of Rainbow Gun Show, and the Reader‘s Leor Galil
Current musical obsessions of The-Drum’s Jeremiah Meece and Dave Mata of Impala Sound Champions
This month’s stack of record reviews will get you better acquainted with Ben Frost’s defibrillating body music, Dawn Golden’s alchemical electro-pop, and lots more.
Current musical obsessions of Roctober‘s Jake Austen and WHPK’s Mario Smith
Current musical obsessions of composer Marcos Balter and Ensemble dal Niente saxophonist Ryan Muncy
Sunday: Previews and live coverage of every band at Pitchfork
Econoline give their all to do right by the Minutemen’s masterpiece at a benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago.