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A History of Alt-Country in 40 Essential Tracks

A 40-year survey of country’s underground, punk rock evolution.

Earth Full Upon her burning lips review

Earth : Full Upon Her Burning Lips

Not Dylan Carlson’s most triumphant release, but rather a strong set of songs that feels like an encore.

Sub Pop Records: 30 Years, 30 Tracks

An anniversary playlist for the influential Seattle label.

The Bug Vs earth Concrete Desert review

The Bug vs. Earth : Concrete Desert

Drone auteur meets electronic innovator in this epic, atmospheric set.

The Bug vs. Earth

Listen to the new The Bug vs. Earth track, “Don’t Walk These Streets”

Hear another darkly beautiful track from the two experimental collaborators.

The Bug vs. Earth

The Bug and Earth announce collaborative album, Concrete Desert

Two experimental titans come together for their first collaborative full-length.

Psycho CA Festival

Sleep, Pentagram headlining Psycho California festival

Festival also features Cult of Luna, Pallbearer, Kylesa, Earth and Cave In.

The 90 Minute Guide to Metal

The 90 Minute Guide: Metal, Part Two

The second half of our epic journey through all things heavy.


10 Pre-, proto- and non-grunge Seattle oddities

The strange and obscure albums that preceded and paralleled grunge.