Charles Trowbridge

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Portland artist MAITA speaks on new music and the importance of community

Introduction by: Henry Whittier-FergusonInterview by: Charles Trowbridge MAITA is here to stay. The Portland indie…

Cover Feature—Xiu Xiu

Xiu Xiu makes music that makes people pay attention. Beginning with 2002’s Knife Play, the…

Aural Fix: Sudan Archives

Sudan Archives—born Brittany Parks—has cultivated a unique musical vocabulary over the course of her young…

Omni Photo By Emily Frobos

Omni has hit another gear, and we’re just along for the ride.

Album Review: DIIV “Deceiver”

No one said it would be easy: battling addiction, a hate-speech fiasco featuring a former…

Japanese Breakfast

Japanese Breakfast is framed by a desire to exert creative influence and introspection on the world around her.

Weyes Blood

Natalie Mering is finding moments of delicacy within grand settings of reflective musing.


Tacocat is comin’ at ya with a new album and a new tour.

Aural Fix: Chromatics

Chromatics, the brainchild of Adam Miller, emerged to reclaim the inherently interesting combination of post-industrial grime and glistening urban shimmer.

WARM by Jeff Tweedy

With WARM, Tweedy made a record meant for those who need him – as a musician, as a storyteller, as a voice for the corners of our minds that remain frustratingly abstract.