Tagged: Sonic Youth


Wavves “100%” (Sonic Youth Cover) MP3

When Wavves’ frontman Nathan Williams isn’t reading Aldous Huxley or Jeff Chang, he’s apparently getting stoned and watching The Price is Right while simultaneously recording an impromptu cover of Sonic Youth’s “100%.” Not bad for … read more »

POSTED September 14, 2011 5:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Video: Thurston Moore’s Take Away Show In His NYC Apartment

La Blogotheque‘s cameras followed Thurston Moore to his downtown digs where he performed a few cuts from his Beck-produced solo LP “Demolished Thoughts” (out now via Matador Records). Moore, accompanied by violinist Samara Lubelski, ran … read more »

POSTED June 13, 2011 4:32PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Thurston Moore’s Beck-Produced Album Demolished Thoughts

Noise rock guitar god Thurston Moore puts down the Jazzmaster and picks up the acoustic guitar for this Beck produced nine-song LP. The tracks—tranquil meditations on love and Orchard St. in Manhattan—feature swooning violins and … read more »

POSTED May 16, 2011 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Schnipper’s Slept On: I Was a Nordic Music Prize Judge

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s Olaf Arnald’s Innundir Skinni, unofficial runner up for the Nordic Music Prize. Listen to the … read more »

POSTED February 22, 2011 6:24PM IN SLEPT ON Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Thurston Moore Is Back to Blogging + Stream Sonic Youth’s French Film Soundtrack

We first fell in love Thurston Moore when a friend showed us a Sassy Magazine love advice column he’d done for teenage girls. Now, after a slight lull on his blog the Sonic Youth man … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2011 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Sex Beet, “Dirty Boots (Sonic Youth Cover)” MP3

Ok so this song doesn’t necessarily contain the awesomely romantic 90′s vibe that Sonic Youth stirs up in this video, but it does have an extremely surfy guitar intro and some real woolly vocals. London’s … read more »

POSTED January 7, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Tent Posts: Austin City Limits, Day 1

Austin City Limits, held in downtown Austin’s Zilker Park, has been tainted for years by biblical plagues: choking dust, manure mudslides and perennially lame line-ups. The musical offerings in recent years were so mediocre that … read more »

POSTED October 9, 2010 3:53PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Darcel Disappoints Is An Illustrated Twitter

Darcel Disappoints is like a more beautiful, googley-eyed version of Twitter. Our tweets are majorly boring (“Drinking Coconut Water”, “Going to bed now”), but Australian artist Craig Redman turns his daily musings into whole illustrated … read more »

POSTED May 5, 2010 6:30PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: , , , ,

Kim Gordon Made A Book About You (And How You’re Kind Of Creepy)

It’s become clear over the years that while Kim Gordon has some obvious chops in Sonic Youth, simply deeming her a musician doesn’t really do her gifts justice. She’s an artist in several senses of … read more »


Haiku Review: We Are Plastic Ono Band @ BAM

Photography by Kevin Mazur/Wire Image Mothers and fathers and daughters and sons as one a living haiku

POSTED February 17, 2010 6:40PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , ,