Neon Indian Wanted to Make Something That 'Warranted Its Own Existence' and Got His Strongest Record Yet1 month 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 ...
2 months 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...
4 months 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 ...
11 months 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Update, 11:14 a.m., January 7: The winning bidder rescinded their bid and the auction ended, but DeMarco's handlers tell us that he and Vans shoe company are teaming up to donate the $21,100 to Brooklyn's Willie Mae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...
11 months 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...
12 months ago | Music News
On a rainy Friday night in Greenpoint, Mike Law is trying to stay dry. As he unlocks the door to his apartment, the frontman of Wild Arrows, whose new record, Tell Everyone, will be released on vinyl December 9, remarks that the rain is fitting. I...