Music

Video Premiere: Magic Ray Gun – “Leaving The Beach”

Music admin August 4, 2020

You might know Anderson Ragan from their band Pictures of Vernon, or their band Diva Sweetly, or because once upon a time they used to write for The Alternative. But then fame and fortune got to their head, so whats next is obviously a family band. Check out their new project, Magic Ray Gun.

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Album Premiere: Buddie — ‘Diving’

Music The Editor August 3, 2020

On 'Diving,' the debut full-length from Buddie, the Philadelphia four-piece attempts to reckon with the slow destruction of our planet, channeling all of that restless energy into the band's catchiest music to date.

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (8/3)

Weekly Roundup The Editor August 3, 2020

A great new video from Cheem, the lyrical new Young Jesus track, and that terrific new Land of Talk album were among our staff's favorites from last week. Check out all five new releases that we deem 'must-hear':

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Album Review: Taylor Swift – folklore

Music admin July 27, 2020

Taylor Swift did something different on folklore. There was no huge promo campaign, and she moved away from glitzy pop and toward a more indie rock sound and songwriting team. Hope makes her case why this made for Taylor's best work yet.

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The Alt Weekly Roundup (7/27)

Music The Editor July 27, 2020

A crunchy new fuzz-pop cut from Buddie, a driving emo ballad from Cinema Stare, and a catchy Remi Wolf track were among our staff's favorites from last week. Check out all eight new releases that we deem 'must-hear':

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