A Certain Ratio interview

Mangled and twisted: An interview with A Certain Ratio

We spoke to Martin Moscrop of the legendary post-punk band about youthful arrogance, a career pause, and their first new album in over a decade.

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Rancid’s ‘…And Out Come The Wolves’ is punk rock’s saddest masterpiece

A look back at the Bay Area punk band’s greatest moment 25 years later.

The Front Bottoms pick their 10 best songs

The New Jersey folk-punk duo discusses 10 highlights from throughout their career.

The Rush Catalog Part Four: From Presto to Test for Echo

The fourth and penultimate chapter in the Rush story.

Nick Sadler on the 10 Best Daughters Songs

Daughters’ guitarist highlights 10 great moments from the band’s catalog.

The Internal World: An interview with Steve Von Till

The longtime member of Neurosis discusses the muse, poetry, and teaching in a rural community.

Ishmael Butler on the 10 Best Shabazz Palaces Songs

The Seattle rapper/producer takes a look back at his catalog and gives us a highlight reel.

Bonus Tracks: 10 More Essential Jazz-Fusion Albums

10 more additions to our list of fusion’s historical greats.

Rock Therapy: An interview with Boris

A chat with the Japanese metal band about cultivating a therapeutic primal scream during a pandemic.

Bonus Tracks: 10 More Essential Albums of the ’70s

10 albums to add to our already gargantuan list of the best albums of the ’70s.

A Beginner’s Guide to Sunn O)))’s colossal drone

Dive into our guide to the robed guitar wizards’ catalog of meditative doom metal drones.

Bonus Tracks: 10 More Essential Indie Rock Albums of the ’00s

A month-long series in which we expand some of our recent retrospective lists.

Camera and crystal ball: Public Enemy’s Fear of a Black Planet at 30

A look back at a crucial political hip-hop document at 30.

The Rush Catalog Part Three: Signals to Hold Your Fire

The Canadian progressive rock icons enter the synth phase.

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Post-hardcore icons envy on their 10 best songs

We spoke to the Japanese post-hardcore icons about the 10 moments in their catalog they’re most proud of.

Disheveled Cuss interview

Working on a Dream: An interview with Disheveled Cuss

Nick Reinhart talks catchy songs, an industry standstill and scammers.

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Deftones traded aggression for mystique on ‘White Pony’

How the Sacramento group escaped “nu metal” and carved their own strange path.

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Jason Reece on the 10 best …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead songs

The Trail of Dead founder/songwriter/drummer picks his 10 favorite from the band’s catalog.

Wailin Storms

American Dystopia: An interview with Wailin Storms

Justin Storms, frontman of the North Carolina band, discusses their new album, the apocalypse and Delta blues.