U.S. Girls

“I don’t have insurance and I have a rotten tooth in my mouth at the moment.”


The Octopus Project

“It’s nice not to have the dynamic of one of us being the frontman.”


The Ruby Suns

“I’d never been to a baseball game, and it blew my freakin’ mind.”


HEALTH (John Famiglietti)

“We probably should have worn more black.”


Chicago 44th International Film Festival

[Various Theaters; Chicago, IL]


Peter Christopherson (Part 2)

“When you deceive someone who trusts you, or take the money not due to you, or shut the gas-chamber door, it’s the same thing. YOU did it.”


Peter Christopherson [Throbbing Gristle, The Threshold HouseBoys Choir]

“The Brainwaves Festival is likely to be my last THBC experiment for some time, and should not be missed if at all possible.”


Gogol Bordello (Eugene Hutz)

“The motherfucking idea of space and time has fallen apart.”


Marnie Stern

“We really wanted the ear to focus on the song itself and less on part, part, part, part, part, part, part.”


Come All You Good Time People

Dock Boggs, Blues Banjo, and Virginia Hills


TV on the Radio (David Sitek)

“I’ll put my two cents in, but I’m perfectly fine if they get thrown right back.”


Foot Village

“The idea of being aware of culture means that we’re not so full of ourselves that we think we’re gonna define it or change it.”


Mogwai (Stuart Braithwaite)

“Mogwai unplugged would be fucking horrendous. Just the thought of Martin hitting bongos.”


Label Profiling: Minimal Wave

Crate-digging for obscure gems to reissue


The Dutchess & the Duke

“You just kind of crap it out all over.”


Chris Smith

“It seems amazing that you could spend so much time on material that still sounds so foreign.”


Rhys Chatham's “A Crimson Grail” NY Performance Cancelled

200 guitarists and 16 bassists rehearsing for a massive concert that was never even performed


Jeremy Jay

“I don’t want to be the person sitting up in the tower just making all the music by myself.”


Los Campesinos!

“I’ve actually come to resent the glockenspiel quite a bit.”


Neil Halstead (Mojave 3)

“If you gotta go with a company, I’m happy to go with guys that I’m friends with.”