Chicago indie rockers Ratboys recently released their best album yet, and though they can’t tour, they’re finding ways to stay connected to their fans.
Apple is so influential that it can compensate the performers at its in-store events with merchandise and exposure—and no one will complain.
Current musical obsessions of Lowhangers vocalist Cassandra Mukahirn, Rectal Hygienics drummer Omar Gonzalez, and Reader associate editor Kevin Warwick
“Merchandise” is a preview track from Fugazi’s upcoming First Demo.
Current musical obsessions of Wedding Dress guitarist Erin Elders and Adam Mohundro from Tinkerbelles
Saturday: What bands are on our Pitchfork fest itineraries?
Saturday: Previews and live coverage of every band at Pitchfork
Pitchfork afterparties: There’s no Bitchpork this year, but there is Rotted Tooth, plus plenty more.
Our preliminary thoughts on the full lineup for this year’s Pitchfork Music Festival, which includes Lil B. Did we mention Lil B is performing?
This weekend Tomorrow Never Knows has all kinds of great shows, and other great choices include Magic Trick, Meek Mill, and Underoath
This year Tomorrow Never Knows is bigger than ever, with Merchandise, Chelsea Wolfe, the Walkmen, Jessie Ware, and much more.
Watch the video for “Time” by Tampa postpunk group Merchandise, who play in Chicago on Friday
Bang! Bang! front man’s new line of neckties