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For the past half-decade, Houston-born rapper Riff Raff has built a cult following with savvy marketing and an energetic live show. While you can question the merits of his oversized persona, you can’t dismiss his burgeoning popularity and his gra...
23 days ago | Hip-Hop
After another long day of making beats and recording vocals at her studio perched in the hills of Glassell Park, Kari Faux notices a vintage Patti Smith fanzine resting on a futon. Once she grabs it, Faux shows her collaborators, including longtim...
27 days ago
It’s been a steady climb for Washington, D.C., trio Jukebox the Ghost, whose self-titled fourth album features deliciously hook-laden songs, their most expansive to date; it’s a synth-heavy departure from their last record, 2012’s more orchestrate...
1 month ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
Sitting in the green room at Sonos Studio, the members of Milo Greene couldn’t be more relaxed. Surrounded by family and friends, they swap stories, exchange laughs and sip on drinks ranging from moonshine to tequila. In an hour, they’ll play a sh...
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Despite not releasing any new material in almost 30 years, the impact that Dead Kennedys have had on hardcore punk is unmistakable. While faces have come and gone — most notably frontman Jello Biafra, swapped out for a number of singers before Ron...
2 months ago
As part of the burgeoning Minneapolis alt-rock scene of the mid-’80s that also spawned The Replacements, Hüsker Dü and Soul Asylum, The Jayhawks’ blend of rock and country helped usher in a new brand of alternative rock. While the band’s most prod...