Rush catalog part one

The Rush Catalog Part One: ‘Rush’ to ‘2112’

The first in a series of deep dives on the prog giants’ catalog.

Morphine the Night 20th anniversary hall of fame

Morphine’s The Night is a ghostly album nearly lost to time

The Boston trio’s fifth and final album could have been a game changer; now, it barely exists.

High on Fire live at the Regent Theater in Los Angeles

Photos: High on Fire, Devil Master, Power Trip and Creeping Death Live

The Regent Theater in Los Angeles hosted a power-packed night of heavy music when High on Fire, Devil Master, Creeping Death and Power Trip all took the stage on Dec. 7, 2019.

Year in quotes brutus

The Year in Quotes: 2019

The most quotable moments from our year in music.

The Body interview

20 Years of Darkness: A conversation with The Body

Lee Buford looks back at the band’s history, their new remix album and exploring mental health through music.

1989: Industrial music’s year of living dangerously

It wasn’t just Nine Inch Nails moving industrial music to the mainstream in 1989.

The Pop Group Y 40th anniversary

How The Pop Group’s ‘Y’ captured a joyful chaos

The Bristol post-punk icons discuss the creation of their influential, inimitable 1979 debut.

sci-fi metal albums

10 Essential Sci-Fi Metal Albums

In space, no one can hear you scream. Unless you’re Bruce Dickinson.

PJ Harvey best songs

Greatest Hits: The 23 best PJ Harvey songs

Over the past 27 years, Polly Jean Harvey has released nine albums, two collaborative releases…

Galaxie 500 On Fire Hall of Fame 30th anniversary

Galaxie 500’s On Fire is a record of quiet explosions

A look back at the iconic trio’s 1989 album on its 30th anniversary.

Eluvium Beginner's Guide

A Beginner’s Guide to Eluvium’s rich world of serenity

Where to start with Matthew Cooper’s ambient discography.

Converge You Fail Me Hall of Fame dark profound

Converge’s You Fail Me is hardcore at its darkest and most profound

A bleak and seething document of rage and self-loathing.

Essential Portland albums

10 Essential Portland Albums

Rose City’s finest records—10 of them, anyway.

Acetone

The ghostly, enigmatic music of Acetone

A look back at the obscure, yet musically rewarding Los Angeles trio.

The Cure play Pasadena Daydream on Aug. 31, 2019

Photos: Pasadena Daydream

The Cure curated and headlined the Pasadena Daydream festival on Aug. 31, 2019, which also…

Beast Coast perform live at Pier 17 in New York on August 22 2019

Photos: Beast Coast, Escape from New York Tour

Beast Coast brought their Escape from New York Tour to Pier 17 on Aug. 22,…

Depeche Mode Personal Jesus 30th anniversary

Depeche Mode’s “Personal Jesus” caused a fervor

How the band’s biggest single preceded a riot.