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Dan Svizeny, “The Flames”

Don't call it Cough Cool.

The Best Albums of 2013

Don't look anywhere else—these are your best albums of the year.

A few thoughts on roots-drone supergroup Good Stuff House

The artful drone of Chicago meets the backwoods ambient folk of Scott Tuma.

Cough Cool, “Good Nothings”

Dan Svizeny proves yet again that he is the master of bedroom ennui.

The Return to talk Earn, Wolf Eyes and Chief Keef

Among other things…

Cough Cool, “Velvet”

Our bro Dan goes shirtless. Is Cough Cool in A&F retails now?

Test Post: The Best Music of June 2013

Rap rose from hibernation in June, making our top selection exceptionally difficult.

The Best Music of June 2013

Rap rose from hibernation in June, making our top selection exceptionally difficult.

Cough Cool, “Misfits 4×4”

A drum machine in a bedroom layered in warm ambience.

Lantern, “Evil Eye”

No longer lo-fi, the Philly trio sound like Iggy Pop on acid and PCP equally.

Kwaidan, “Gateless Gate”

A drone trio comprised of specialists from the Chicago scene.

Pick up Lee Noble's Ruiner and No Becoming from Bathetic today

If only because we say so.

Angel Olsen signs with Jagjaguwar, embarking on Spring tour

While Bathetic is set to rerelease her debut album.

Cough Cool, “Intro to Regret”

A dose of sleepy scuzz to listen to with the lights out.

Jeremy Harris pka Lazy Magnet

Conducting his first interview a year short of retiring his 19-year-old moniker.

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