12 months ago | Concert Reviews
Deerhunter is a band so idiosyncratic, so insularly singular that the only thing it seems fair to compare them to is previous incarnation of themselves. It makes sense then that as I walked down Driggs Avenue in in Greenpoint to see the Atlanta-br...
Neon Indian Wanted to Make Something That 'Warranted Its Own Existence' and Got His Strongest Record Yet1 year ago | CMJ
It's a blazing August afternoon at Fuck Yeah Fest in Los Angeles, and for the first time in three years, Alan Palomo is about to play an American stage as Neon Indian. Dressed in a black and white suit that summons both David Lynch and Thin White ...
1 year ago | Books
For Thurston Moore, 2014 was a year of wild oscillations. The former Sonic Youth frontman and alt demigod released The Best Day, some of his best received solo work in years. But the record came out only a few months after the messier parts of his...
1 year ago | Technology
It's a lovely Thursday night in Chelsea, and the closing party for the New School's creative "incubator" NEW INC’s Showcase is getting underway at Red Bull Music Studios. At the moment, the primary activity seems to be name dropping over Red Bull ...
2 years ago | Mac DeMarco
Update, 11:14 a.m., January 7: The winning bidder rescinded their bid and the auction ended, but DeMarco's handlers tell us that he and Vans shoe company are teaming up to donate the $21,100 to Brooklyn's Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls. Seems like...
2 years ago | Internet
Retail value for a pair of Vans Authentic sneakers is $55. Canadian rocker Mac DeMarco's tattered, road-worn set are worth roughly 200 times that amount. The singer is auctioning his self-described "sexy shoes" on eBay for charity. In less than 24...