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Thurston Moore Shares ‘Cantaloupe’ Off Upcoming Solo Album

After announcing a new solo album called By The Fire a couple weeks ago, Thurston Moore shared another track off the project on Friday. "'Cantaloupe' is…
Katrina Nattress / July 4, 2020

Don’t Give Me Your Soul: The Oral History of Sonic Youth’s Goo

By 1990, Sonic Youth no longer belonged to the cool kids. Before Goo was released that June, they were a band you had to read…
Ron Hart / June 26, 2020

The 10 Best Punk and Alternative Bob Dylan Covers

Bob Dylan is one of the most widely covered artists in popular music – hit versions of his songs by the Byrds and Peter, Paul…
Al Shipley / June 19, 2020

Sonic Youth Release 12 New Archival Projects

Sonic Youth had added to their ever-growing library on Bandcamp, and just in time for the site's fundraiser. The group has dropped 12…
Daniel Kohn / June 5, 2020

Thurston Moore Shares New 9-Minute Song

In recent months, Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore has shared a bunch of outtakes, rarities and what-not on his Bandcamp page. But that changed.
Daniel Kohn / June 3, 2020

Sonic Youth Add Hold That Tiger Live Album to Bandcamp

This year may not be going according to plan, but Sonic Youth fans can find solace in the fact that the band has been beefing…
Katrina Nattress / May 25, 2020

Sonic Youth Share Rarities EP From 1987 and All Tomorrow’s Parties 2000 Show

As Lee Ranaldo told us back in February, there was going to be a bunch of activity on the Sonic Youth archival release front (that…
Daniel Kohn / May 15, 2020

Lee Ranaldo Shares Cover of John Lennon’s ‘Isolation’

Earlier this year, Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo released a collaborative new album with Raul Refree and also launched his own Bandcamp page where he shared…
SPIN Staff / May 13, 2020

Sonic Youth Drop 1993 Live Album Blastic Scene

Sonic Youth technically have been inactive since 2011, but over the past few months, the band has have released a bunch of material that's been…
SPIN Staff / May 4, 2020

Thurston Moore Encourages American Fans to Vote With New Song ‘May Daze’

Thurston Moore released a new song today to encourage American voters to vote. "May Daze" is a hazy political track recorded with producer Paul Epworth at…
Katrina Nattress / May 2, 2020

Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo Shares Three Rare Releases on Bandcamp

Lee Ranaldo is officially on Bandcamp. The Sonic Youth co-founder has uploaded three rare releases — DEMONS: MUSIC FOR STAGE AND SCREEN (a limited Switzerland…
Katrina Nattress / April 19, 2020

Thurston Moore Shares Unreleased Song From 2016

Thurston Moore has shared an outtake from his work with Thurston Moore Group a few weeks after unveiling songs from  Chelsea Light Moving. The…
SPIN Staff / April 15, 2020

Sonic Youth Release 12 New Live Archive Shows

Over the past year or so, Sonic Youth has steadily released archived shows from throughout their career. As most folks are at home in quarantine,…
SPIN Staff / March 27, 2020

Kim Gordon Announces First Solo Tour Dates

Following the release of her solo debut, No Home Record, last October, Kim Gordon is finally taking it on the road. The multi-instrumentalist and Sonic…
Emily Tan / February 26, 2020

Lee Ranaldo and Raul Refree on Their New Album, Writing Lyrics with Jonathan Lethem and Archival Sonic Youth Projects

Lee Ranaldo, 64, is an elder statesman of American indie rock and experimental guitar, best known as a founding member of Sonic Youth. Raul Refree,…
Al Shipley / February 25, 2020
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