Emerging in 2009 like a bat out of hell, L.A.'s bratty skate punks in FIDLAR have quickly become the beloved class clowns of the late-aughts Gold Coast surf-rock revival scene. Pairing Memphis-style garage with balls-to-the-wall hardcore torn from the 1980s SST playbook, the boys revel in the grimy, ... More >>
A post-college shake-up remakes Athensís the Whigs
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Gary Louris and the Jayhawks have soared with introspective songs and rich melodies. Now, with their upbeat new album, Smile, the band is determined to fly up the commercial charts.
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Taunting Lilith sisters and Warped brothers, L7 come back heavy, indie, and Happy