41 New Songs Out Today

So many artists, so many songs, so little time. Each week we review a handful of new albums (of all genres), round up even more new music that we’d call “indie,” and talk about what metal is coming out. We post music news, track premieres, and… Read More

What’s Going on Wednesday?

TONIGHT IN NYC: Sunset Rubdown, Nicholas Merz @ Bowery Ballroom Shellshag, Substitute, Sub Rosa, Snakeskin @ The Broadway Laura Veirs, Katy Pinke @ The Owl Joanna Sternberg, Liam Kirby, Willy Gantrim @ Union Pool Vader, Krisiun, Decrepit Birth @ Le… Read More

A Certain Ratio: 1982

A Certain Ratio took to slap bass like Petrarch did to the sonnet. At the dawn of the 1980s, while many white UK artists emulated the endorphin rush of disco, the Manchester combo sounded more like lower Manhattan acts like… Read More