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Mura Masa And His Blue Sounds

  Alex Crossan is Mura Masa. He is a music producer who…

Vagabon: Gritty Shit, Gritty Instruments, Gritty Recordings

From the tumbling, distorted guitars to the lo-fi aesthetics and oblique wordplay,…

L7 Doesn’t Use a Riot Grrrl Hashtag

Call them grunge, riot grrrls, pants droppers, or tampon throwers. L7, the…

Even Bad Pizza Can Be Good: Andrew W.K. on Working Hard to Party Hard

Even if you don’t know Andrew W.K. by his music, you likely…

R.I.P. Charles Bradley, Screaming Eagle of Soul

Soul singer Charles Bradley, one of the biggest stars in the Daptone…

Fame and Fortune Mean Nothing to Alison Moyet

After achieving international mainstream success with the electro-pop duo Yaz — or…

Lila Blue is Growing Up Fast

At the age of 17, most people are focussed on their iPhones,…

Hey DJ: Kimmy Le Funk

If Bay Area nightlife had a DJ equivalent to a ray of…

No Small Ponds for Bethany Cosentino

Bethany Cosentino will not be silenced. The 30-year-old singer, songwriter, and guitarist…

City and Colour, Song and Sorrow

“I didn’t really consider a backup plan if this didn’t work out.…