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The Best Indie Music Festivals Remaining in 2014

This goes out to the little dreamers with big ideas.

Listen to U2′s Songs of Innocence backwards

Looking deep for subliminal messages. (Buy iPhones)

Watch Bill Ryder-Jones create a song using found sounds

Liverpool provided the backdrop to his latest composition.

The Best Music of August 2014

Zero space for fake trendy bullshit.

The Most Average Moments of August 2014

Growing increasingly numb to celebrity antics, and it’s not from ice bucket exposure.

Stream The Gradients’ self-titled debut LP

Trying to figure them out one song post at a time.

Tim Presley joins Wayne Kramer and Tom Morello for Jail Guitar Doors

A good cause in the spirit of Joe Stummer.

Grimes declines Ice Bucket Challenge

She and Pamela Anderson take a stand against animal testing to cure disease.

Thurston Moore, Morrissey, and Henry Rollins walk into a bar

The genesis story of some of the greatest click-bait articles the music world has ever known.

Killer Mike pens essay on Mike Brown in a plea for humanity over agenda

“…stand with them against a system allows a Human PIG to slaughter their child.”

We interviewed the Nike+ dick runner

When running in dicks is your passion, expect funny responses.

The graphic tale of BACARDÍ’s Cuban origin

Enlisting artist Michael Allred and writer Warren Ellis to help tell their story.

The Best Music of July 2014

A month rich in concepts, conceits, and backstory.

Sonic Indignation with Amen Dunes, Street Eaters, Tomas Barfod

Our series on agitating ear worms continues.

July’s Most Average Moments

A giant wooden penis is involved.

Anastasia Ashley’s secret weapon: Illy Issimo

Where would you be without your morning coffee?

Just give up now, Buffalo has the best noise fest this summer

The Summer Scum Noise Fest takes the title.

Cropped Out announces insane lineup for year V

Marking the first time you’ll ever say, ‘I can’t wait to go to Kentucky!’

Four Nights During The Con

Flying Lotus, Peaking Lights, The Muffs, Maria Minerva and more!