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2014 Stories by —Rob Van Alstyne

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  • Graveface Records Road Show

    published February 26, 2014

    Though long-running indie label Graveface Records calls Georgia home, its ties to the local scene include recent releases from Minnesota music... More >>

  • Lucius

    published February 19, 2014

    Sounding a bit like Neko Case trying her hand at danceable indie-pop, New York's Lucius have garnered tons of buzz for last year's debut,... More >>

  • San Fermin

    published February 19, 2014

    Brooklyn-based orchestral-pop outfit San Fermin is the brainchild of classically trained composer and Nico Muhly pal Ellis Ludwig-Leone. The... More >>

  • Wolf Lords

    published January 29, 2014

    It has been nearly a year since electro-pop producer Grant Cutler and ace vocalist Aby Wolf teamed up to blow minds and shake butts with their... More >>

  • JD Samson & MEN

    published January 29, 2014

    JD Samson has become established as equal parts art-punk provocateur and feminist firebrand over a decade-plus as part of Le Tigre and fronting... More >>

  • Into It. Over It.

    published January 22, 2014

    Chicagoan Evan Weiss is far from a fresh-faced dabbler in the genre, having spent the better part of the last 15 years cranking out angular angst... More >>

  • Mutual Benefit

    published January 15, 2014

    Mutual Benefit's spacey folk-rock sound finds an intriguing middle ground between the hazy home-recorded heroics of cult bands like the... More >>

  • Betty Who

    published January 15, 2014

    Armed with a booming voice and earworm-ready hooks, 22-year-old Australian Jessica Anne Newham — a.k.a. Betty Who — might just have... More >>

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