Current interview

Visiting Yesterday’s Tomorrow with Current

A conversation with members of the influential Michigan post-hardcore band about their new Numero Group retrospective

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‘Dummy’: Portishead’s fusion of beat-driven grit

A look back at the band’s 1994 masterpiece of a debut

mclusky interview

Finding the Right Balance: An interview with Mclusky

A chat with Andrew Falkous ahead of the band’s U.S. reunion tour

Dream Unending interview

The spiritual alignment of Dream Unending

We spoke to Derrick Vella about ‘Song of Salvation,’ ambient music and embracing space

Archers of Loaf

Archers of Loaf’s Matt Gentling on their 10 Best Songs

From ‘Icky Mettle’ to ‘Reason in Decline’

Green Day Nimrod

Nimrod showcased Green Day at their most authentically eclectic

The group’s most mainstream moment is also their hardest to pin down

Miles Davis On the Corner

With On the Corner, Miles Davis rewired jazz

In 1972, Miles Davis made his most radical move yet

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A Beginner’s Guide to the epic kosmische music of Tangerine Dream

An introduction to the prolific pioneers of kosmische music

Bob Dylan Time Out of Mind

Bob Dylan’s Time Out of Mind was the start of something new

We look back at Dylan’s 1997 masterpiece for its 25th anniversary

Black Sabbath Vol. 4 at 50

Black Sabbath’s Vol. 4 is a climactic rock album from a tumultuous era

A legendary new frontier from the heavy metal titans. We look back on its 50th anniversary

Andrew Combs interview

A Year of Sundays: A conversation with Andrew Combs

We chat with the singer/songwriter about new album ‘Sundays’, mental health, and accepting blame

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A Beginner’s Guide to the Timeless Country of George Jones

Diving into the country legend’s massive catalog for 10 great first steps.

High Vis interview

High Vis get a little bit nicer

We chat with the London group’s vocalist Graham Sayle about their new album ‘Blending,’ therapy, and growing up hardcore.

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10 Essential ’80s Movie Soundtracks

The greatest moments in cinematic music from a decade that changed the game

Russian Circles interview

Russian Circles’ Cloud of Uncertainty

Brian Cook talks ‘Gnosis,’ evolving with age, and the importance of life outside a band

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A Beginner’s Guide to the art-pop of David Sylvian

The past 40 years have done a tremendous job of clarifying new wave and ’80s…