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Soundfriend — Amanda Van West Head of Music Content at Band of...

Why music fans need to watch Jessica Hopper’s keynote speech

<b>“Why doesn’t music culture take fangirls seriously? Why do women feel like they don’t belong here?” Senior editor of Pitchfork, Jessica Hopper, asked</b> …


Someday - 1941 "Casablanca"-style The Strokes Cover ft. Cristina Gatti


LYK Answers Our Interview Questions With Comics

It’s not every day that a band choose to answer your interview questions by spending countless hours and sweat droplets by crafting original comic …

Grant Morrison

When you DGAF - Amanda Van West

Girl! (Featuring Kat Porter), by Terror Pigeon

from Live It Up Before You Die It Up! by Terror Pigeon<p>supported by<p>Digital Track<p>Streaming + Download<p>Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp …


Teenage Wasteland, by Wussy

supported by 15 fans who also own “Attica!”<p>The swirling storytelling of Courtney Barnett is enthralling and so seemingly stream of consciousness that …

Sturgill Simpson

David Vandervelde - Nothin' No


Soundfriend — Amanda Van West Head of Music Content at Band of...

Outside Lands Festival 2015: Band of the Day picks

Less than one week to go until we’re grooving in the groves at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Fest! To help you navigate the lineup, I’ve put together …

Music Festivals

Sometimes I ambush interview bands (in this case, The Vaccines)

Back in the summer of 2011, right before the release of Band of the Day app, I decided that I wanted The Vaccines to be the very first band featured …


New Order Releases Their First Song in 10 Years. Listen.

<b>Published on</b> July 28th, 2015 | <i>by Alan Cross</i><p>1<p>Come September, New Order will release the (Hooky-less albeit with a fully complete Gillian Gilbert) <i>Music</i> …

Foo Fighters

Chicago Tribune's high school journalism program

In June 2017, The Mash ended its tenure as the Chicago Tribune's teen newspaper and website. For nine years, the program fostered a community of …


The Darkside of Touring

The piece written by Luke Morgan Britton in yesterday's Guardian really hit home for me, so I took to Facebook and posted a lengthy comment when …

Mental Health

Lost Boy


The 10 Best Apps for New Music Discovery

It goes without saying that music is an indispensable part of our everyday lives. And with smartphones and wireless streaming services spoiling us …

Sidetracked EP

Click here to support Replacing Matt Pond PA Possessions organized by Chris Hansen

For now, we’re done.<p>After relentless rehearsals, five weeks of shows and the roller coasting trouble and triumph of tour, we now disperse and scatter …


Thousands of young people from underserved communities turn to the four local youth community organizations within the Music and Youth Development …

Life Skills

41 tips for women starting out in the music business

The music industry perhaps still has something of a reputation for being a male-dominated arena, but the times are definitely a-changing.<p>Female …


French Cassettes - Right Talk

Cool Mashup of the Day: Weezer vs. Nirvana

About the Author<p>is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker.<p>In his 30+ years in the music business, …


Soundfriend — Amanda Van West Head of Music Content at Band of...

How Can We Change The Face Of Power In The Music Industry?

In the wake of Billboard’s very white, very male Power 100 list, a new generation of women are taking matters into their own hands.<p>Last month, a …


Palma Violets - English Tongue


SOKO :: Who Wears The Pants ??