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From the band’s gear to their recording techniques, they shed light on the creation and inner mechanisms of their latest record.
UK singer-songwriter Jade Bird exposes the tender and ferocious emotions living inside her heart on new single.
Chicago avant-pop group Glass Famine explores a series of complex and catchy experimental pop landscapes on new single.
Brazilian psych rockers Oruã explore opaque melodies while embracing a fuzzed-up guitar theatricality on new single.
New York band Occurrence offers up thrumming electronics and combustible beats while exploring the realization of our fears.
Jon Patrick Walker lets go of regret and heartache as he wanders through rural pop landscapes on new single.
No Thank You John explores washed out synth melodies and aqueous pop arrangements in new video.
Brooklyn-based band Darlin Darlin rambles through classic country storytelling and gorgeous harmonies on new single.
Under the moniker of Ruler, Seattle musician Matt Batey offers a comforting pop-centric indie rock noise on new single.
Lincoln-based alt-pop purveyor Ryan Human offers up dense, emotional insight on latest single.
East Tennessee rock band Commander Keen explores a host of Southern ghosts and mammoth riffs on new record.
On their new record, Jim Shorts drop the lo-fi bedroom project feel of their earlier releases for some fuzzed-up guitar pop that feels more muscular and matured.
Kacey Musgraves offers an unexpectedly diverse and expansive tour of the country music genre on her towering new record.
Holy Wave links the garage-pop of the '60s with the rhythms of shoegaze and dream-pop on their impressive new record.
Bristol producer Henry Green's debut record is a gorgeous blend of vintage electronica and modern atmospherics.
Metallurgists Iron Reagan and Gatecreeper have teamed up for a devastatingly brutal and bruising split EP.
Of Montreal's latest record, "White is Relic/Irrealis Mood," is their best since 2013's "lousy with sylvanbriar," and maybe even 2007's "Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer?.
The latest release from plunderphonics outfit PZA explores a series of immense and involving synth soundscapes that shake with unfiltered emotion.
Soccer Mommy offers devastation through a lo-fi indie rock resonance on her debut record, "Clean."
TIDES channel classic soul rhythms and modern electronic grooves on their debut EP.
Alex Volz looks at the dramatic rise and fall of theoretical rapper Boonk.
In this month’s edition of This Analog Life, The Southern Sounding takes a look at new cassettes from Badlands, The Widest Smiling Faces, Lips and Ribs and Arian Shafiee.
In this month's edition of This Analog Life, The Southern Sounding takes a look at new cassettes from Coastal Car, The Fun Years, Kyle & Wilbur and Indira Valey.
Why is Tommy Santee Klaws so mad?
"A Quiet Place" is both terrifying and heartfelt, an authentic horror film that crackles with tension and expertly crafted atmosphere.
Director Issa López's beautiful and terrifying new film, "Tigers Are Not Afraid," offers a glimpse into personal tragedy and childhood resilience.
Feral, savage and strangely heartfelt at times, "Lowlife" is a film that must be experienced to truly appreciate its mesmerizing weirdness.
Writer-director Philip Blue discusses his latest film, "A Ghost and the Boy with a Box on His Head," its approach to mental illness and other projects he's working on.
Eli Roth, the man behind “Cabin Fever,” “Hostel,” and “The Green Inferno,” brings audiences a remake no one was asking for.
"The Florida Project" reveals both the desperation and wonder cloaked in the area just outside the glitz and bustle of Disney World.
Alex Garland's latest film, "Annihilation," proves again that he is "a powerhouse writer and director."