Chicago native turns to The Hold Steady and Protomartyr for creative sparks.
L’Orange shares the Origins of new song “Blame the Author” featuring Del the Funky Homosapien: Stream
Concept albums from MF DOOM and Deltron 3030 helped the hip-hop producer hone his storytelling talents.
Portland outfit takes a page from Tom Petty, Patti Smith, and novelist Robert Bolaño.
Melbourne natives turn to the city of Edinburgh, PartyNextDoor, and challenging tour life for inspiration.
Plus, the London singer shares 10 Things from her extensive and varied record collection.
Paradise (members of Longview, PJ Harvey, Primal Scream) reveal Origins of debut single, “Goodbye 21st Century”: Stream
Guitarist Rob McVey and singer Sivert Høyem break down the inspiration for the lead single from their debut EP.
Plus, the Austin-based Thee Conductor shares the track’s Origins, including The Giving Tree and Jim O’Rourke.
Seattle troubadour takes us through the “sensory overload” of his third full-length.
In which the musician details how she connected with her Somali roots.
Brooklyn art-rockers draw inspiration from David Bowie, Talking Heads, and Prince.
Inspired by their love for the big screen, the Brighton indie rockers look to classic films like The Graduate and Pretty in Pink.
Sky Is Mine officially arrives later this month.