Our favorite anthems, bangers, ballads and rippers of the past year
The best records from the halfway point
Vile reflects on family on his warm, comforting eighth album.
See the video for “Like Exploding Stones”
Plus Waxahatchee, Nubya Garcia, Jeff Tweedy solo and more.
Plus John Doe, Jackson Browne, Inara George and more.
Hear “How Lucky,” featuring the late John Prine.
Hear the updated version of Vile’s 2011 song from his upcoming documentary.
Plus Power Trip, Chelsea Wolfe, Emma Ruth Rundle, Black Angels and more.
Hear his version of “No Expectations.”
A rambling record of traveling songs from the twangy, jangly Philly songwriter.
Hear new single “Bassackwards.”
Jessica Pratt supporting.
A trans-Pacific partnership between two great singer/songwriters yields feelgood results.
Twenty albums you need in your headphones this fall.
Hear new track “Over Everything.”
Plus Boris, Eagles of Death Metal, Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions.
EPs from 2010 and 2011 being pressed on colored vinyl.
Plus Tweedy, Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids, Dave and Phil Alvin.
Watch a silly commercial featuring Vile and Philadelphia Eagles’ Connor Barwin.