MUSIC / Featured Features

Lourdes Hernández is the Madrilenian singer-songwriter behind the band Russian Red. Russian Red first came to prominence in her native Spain with the release ... More

Russian Red

by Sophie Caby

Give a musician a camera, and you will end up with the visual expression of their aural landscape. Watching the music video for Neon ... More

Alan Palomo

Interview by Jesy Odio

Both Manchester’s New Order and Paris’ Colder have spent a decade between albums pursuing other projects, perhaps never destined to return to the musical ... More

Colder

Interview by Barney McDonald

This month Christian Scott unleashed his latest project, a staggering album and accompanying app—aptly titled Stretch Music—that deftly and defiantly expands the jazz vernacular ... More

Christian Scott

By Sophie Caby & Jose Diaz

DIVA is the quintessential avant-pop composer. Her songs and ambient soundscapes could only exist at this precise juncture in history. A time where the ... More

DIVA

An Interview

Tucked away in the cutty hills of El Sereno, we sat down with The Stand4rd from St. Paul, Minnesota, a new collective consisting of ... More

The Stand4rd

An interview

If I had to make a guess on what Monterey Park is like, based on the time I’ve spent there, I’d say: cold and ... More

On Swimming Pools

by Emmy The Great

I’ve always loved the feeling of being backstage before a show. The energy. The sounds. The nerves. It’s true, I love to write songs ... More

To Be Backstage

by Sally Seltmann

Each year a group of friends and I retreat to Indio, CA for Coachella. While perusing the merchandise, my buddy bought a Future Islands ... More

Future Islands

Fan Interview

A youthful and wide-eyed 22-year-old sits backstage at Club Nokia in Downtown Los Angeles. He’ll headline three sold out shows at this venue alone. ... More

Flume

An Interview

I first became aware of William Basinski after his seminal collection of The Disintegration Loops was compiled and released via Temporary Residence. Not being ... More

William Basinski

by Joe McKee