Tagged: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart


The Tripwire: Jeff The Brotherhood As Champions Of Rock, Unironic Fog Machines

There were a lot of things going on in rock music this week worth writing about. Yuck released a pretty great B-side. The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart made a worthwhile album that should … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2011 6:30PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Belong

Stream: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart’s Album Belong

Honestly, this is the best possible way a band could do a second record. Your first one is the time to figure out what you want to sound like and just do it without stressing … read more »

POSTED March 11, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Insound’s 10 for 10 Design Series (feat Beach House, Girls & more)

Our FADER Media partners over at Insound just unveiled their brand new 10 x 10 Design Series, which collects limited edition screenprinted posters and T-shirts created by Chicago-based studio Sonnenzimmer and inspired by a selection … read more »

POSTED August 12, 2010 1:30PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Watch A Supergroup's Worth Of Indie Bands Cover Lit's "My Own Worst Enemy"

This song is about a hangover that must have taken place sometime before 1997. Most of the members of Surfer Blood, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart and Hooray For Earth did not know … read more »

POSTED June 15, 2010 11:38AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Siren Festival Lineup Announced!

The Village Voice just announced the initial lineup for the 10th Annual (free!) Siren Music Festival. It kicks off at noon on July 17, and it sounds like our fond memories of the past will be … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2010 1:49PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

Itemized: Hunx And His Punx Button

Every week a different FADER staff member will pick a clothing item or accessory that he or she has lately been spending a lot of time with—or would like to—and write a little love letter … read more »

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New Pains of Being Pure at Heart On the Way

More like Pains of Being Prolific. LOL. read more »

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Video: The Jesus Lizard Brightens Up Pitchfork Music Festival

We made it to Union Park in Chicago this past weekend just in time to catch a sideshow of indie rock babies, an unwelcome whiff of global warming, and of course, the 4th annual Pitchfork … read more »

POSTED July 22, 2009 12:08PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Musicfest Northwest Lineup Packs Serious Emo Heat

Ready yourself for one of the best Get Up Kids jokes you’ve ever heard. read more »

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The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – "Young Adult Friction"

They are on the longest tour ever right now, so it seems only appropriate to play the video for The Pains of Being Pure at Heart’s newest single “Young Adult Friction”, off of the band’s recently released self-title album, off of Slumberland. read more »