We all need 10 minutes of bone-shattering dissonance to start the day off right.
“Fuckers” b/w a cover of Suicide’s “Dream Baby Dream”.
It’s Fight Club on the beach.
Ann Powers helps us look at what the year may hold.
Your picks for Album, Song, Band, Festival of the Year, et al.
We took many, many trips to the record store this year.
Plus, our Photographer of the Year.
Plus: Muse, Julian Casablancas, Vampire Weekend, and more.
Panda Bear, Sky Ferreira, Savages, Yo La Tengo, and many, many more.
Soundgarden, Chili Peppers, Pixies, and Vampire Weekend, too.
Nuclear bombs, gunships, and women in black — all par for course.
Watch performances from The Cure, Depeche Mode, QOTSA, The National, and more.