Wreck and Reference

“We’ll all be swallowed up, to be recycled into durable goods by future generations, and thrown away all over again.”


Armand Hammer

“There are these dudes with powers where if they hit you in the head, after a little bit, your head just explodes.”


Xeno & Oaklander

“With this album we are sending mementos from the past, that are listened to today, to be cherished in the future by synth generations to come. We’re romantics!”


FYF Fest 2014

“Exactly how would it feel to be cooked alive in a rotisserie oven?”


Colin Geddes (TIFF programmer)

“Playing at TIFF there is a lot at stake. There are a lot of opportunities behind every door and behind every handshake. And they just need to be aware of that and ready to handle it.”


Tommy Wiseau (director of The Room)

“I think a filmmaker, director, producer, we have an obligation to give a message if it’s possible, a true message of a true life.”


Sir Richard Bishop

“I doubt, at this point, that I’m going to have an epiphany that’s going to make me join a cult or a commune, or a magical fraternity. I’m more of a chaos guy, I think.”


MusicFestNW 2014

“When I saw you this year, with your single-venue, one-weekend lineup, using “logistics” as an excuse, it broke my heart.”


The Garment District

“I am very interested in an intersection of orchestrated pristine pop music and the vibe and feel of more ambient experimental stuff.”


Art Fetish: July 2014

The month in cover art, from Dalhous to Minaj


A Sunny Day In Glasgow

“It felt more like we had headphones on, and we were listening to all of the ideas that we were bouncing off of each other.”


Plaid

“We tend to look at the new things coming, play with them, try to learn them, and evolve with the technology.”


Jónó Mí Ló

“That’s the idea; it’s to take on other dynamics of this characterized role and bring more depth to it.”


Pitchfork Music Festival 2014

“I leaned against a tree with my slice of pizza and cup of beer, all-American and already dizzy.”


Favorite 15 Films of 2014 (So Far)

From murder to full frontal to bear traps


Art Fetish: June 2014

The month in cover art, from Mastodon to Mogorosi


Gene the Southern Child & Parallel Thought

“Nothing is better than getting the raw and the real all at the same time.”


Matt Muir and Blake DeLong (director and star of "Thank You A Lot")

“And then it was a long, twisted adventure from there.”


2014: Second Quarter Favorites

Our 20 favorite releases from the second quarter of the year


M. Geddes Gengras

“It’s really people just interacting with time and treating it differently.”