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The Best Cassettes of 2014

Rising above the hiss.

The Best Albums of 2014

No need to look anywhere else. This is the definitive list.

The Best Labels of 2014

The United States of limited presses, analog cassettes, and split EPs.

The Best Music Writing of 2014

Sometimes we read other publications. Sometimes.

Members of Dark Dark Dark, Marijuana Deathsquads, and Joint Custody form RONiiA

Stream the new self-titled LP within.

JD Samson working with Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alyokhina

Le Tigre’s Johanna Fateman is also working on the recordings.

Labels raising money for Ferguson

A worthy cause indeed.

The Soft Moon announce new album, drop first single

A one-word titled album with all one-word titled songs.

The Best Music of November 2014

Ending 2014 on a high note…

The Most Average Moments of November 2014

Feeling like Sasha and Malia at a turkey pardoning.

Listen to Accidental Guest’s entire YEAR

One track from each of the label’s 2014 releases on one handy comp.

Gaza Relief Benefit Show

With Mr. Twin Sister, Lost Boy?, EULA, and Brooklyn Nomads.

Tonstartssbandht’s Andy White perfectly summarizes Mac DeMarco arrest with one look

Side-eye confusion reigns.

Stream Fugazi’s First Demo in full

Their newest / oldest recordings to date.

Festival NRMAL announces 2015 lineup

Saturday February 28 and Sunday, March 1 in Mexico City

Two shot outside Freddie Gibbs show at Rough Trade

Both members of Gibbs’ crew are listed in stable condition

The Best Music of October 2014

Ten albums that brought consistency to a difficult month.

The Most Average Moments of October 2014

Practicing our French, so the tirades possess a je ne sais quoi in replacement of crude anger.

Naomi Punk, “Television Man”

Imagine Arnold Schwarzenegger meeting Philip Lorca Dicorcia.