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Michael McGregor

Real Estate: The Past Is Filled With Episodes

Story by Michael McGregor Photography by John Francis Peters It’s mid-December in Northern New Jersey and the members of Real Estate, known for songs like “Beach Comber” and “Let’s Rock the Beach,” are bundled in … read more »

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New Flaming Lips Video Makes Vincent Gallo Blush (NSFW)

We haven’t seen this much pubic hair since we first got our hands on the Joy of Sex. read more »

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Hotbox at The Levi's®/FADER Fort: Sore Eros

It feels like decades since we first set foot in the bathroom of the Ace Hotel with some of our favorite bands. Alas, we conclude our Hotbox series today with a journey into the minds … read more »

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Sufjan Calls States Project "Joke"

Too much time hitting the Volcano and not enough time researching the Battle of Appomattox Court House. read more »

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Annie Finally Releasing Album, DJing in Public

The Norwegian pop goddess returns. read more »

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Jack White to Slash: Nah.

Argh. read more »

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Titus Andronicus' Stickles on Vice Party: "Kids, we are blowing it."

“Everything they say about us is true.” read more »

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Hotbox at The Levi's®/FADER Fort: Alex Bleeker and The Freaks

FREAKS! AAAAAAAAAH! read more »

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Yeasayer Return with New Single, Alliteration

Will have your tongue wrapped around your hangy ball. read more »

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NME Tries Making News Out of Nothing, Jay-Z Perenially Chillin'

Because you know the latter’s been listening to too much Grizzly Bear. read more »

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