Kurt Vile
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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for April 2013
28 Mar 2013 // 6:10 PM

April's releases feature highly anticipated returns years in the making, new work by critical faves of a current vintage, and reissues of alt-rock touchstones. Check out the early word on new albums by the Knife and Kurt Vile, as well as the 20th anniversary edition of the Breeders' Last Splash.

The 2011 Artists of the Year
28 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM

This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.


Kurt Vile: B’lieve I’m Goin’ Down
22 Sep 2015 // 9:30 PM

It feels very much like another Kurt Vile album, but close listening will reveal some serious blues.

Kurt Vile: Wakin' on a Pretty Daze
9 Apr 2013 // 6:06 PM

Disengagement is something Kurt Vile sentimentalises, but his newest record is brighter, more self-satisfying.


Kurt Vile - "Life Like This" (Singles Going Steady))
14 Sep 2015 // 6:45 AM

This is an instant stoner classic.

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos)
16 Jun 2014 // 7:45 AM

The tenth annual Nelsonville Music Festival took place from May 29 to June 1.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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