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VIDEOBURN: Watch Five Live Performance Videos from the Glory Days of CBGB

Nov 13, 2013

There's a movie celebrating this scuzzy shithole. Here are a few of its more shining moments. Also, enter our contest to win movie tickets!!!

Moonface

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Moonface’s Spencer Krug shares his favourite recent discoveries

Nov 13, 2013

Spencer Krug shares eight albums that he discovered without the heavy burden of context.

Zacht Automaat

UNCHARTED: Zacht Automaat

Nov 13, 2013

Zacht Automaat are a Toronto/Oxford duo of reclusive psychedelic geniuses with 11 albums to their name in just three years. They rarely do interviews, but they took the time to email with us.

Beatles/Rolling Stones Photographer Ethan Russell on the De-evolution of the Music Press

Nov 11, 2013

He's taken iconic album cover photos for the Who, Stones and Beatles, but now Ethan Russell won't even call himself a photographer. Here's why.

RAMjams: AlunaGeorge, Classixx, James Ferraro and more of this week’s overlooked electronic music

Nov 11, 2013

This week, a huge haul of gold-star remixes. Plus, someone finally names their band after a Pokémon.

Punk Rock Guilt

Punk Rock Guilt: 10 Mainstream Artists with Underground Ideals

Nov 8, 2013

Ten artists who battled the internalized shame of success.

Forever Twee Slumberland Records

Forever Twee: 5 stellar bands leading the next generation of Slumberland Records

Nov 7, 2013

Over two decades after its birth, the California-based label is still at the forefront of real indie pop music.

UNCHARTED: Broken Deer

Nov 6, 2013

Lindsay Dobbin uses field recordings, lo-fi experiments and shamanic rituals to conjure the meaning and sensations of her dreams through sound. We spoke about nature, nurture, and crappy city folk.

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan's Alaska B - top ten video game scores

Essential Albums: Yamantaka // Sonic Titan’s Alaska B on her top ten video game soundtracks

Nov 5, 2013

Drummer/sequencer Alaska B gives us ten video game soundtracks that are essential to YT//ST's sound.