The fact of the matter is that we still feel bad about last year's April Fools' Day joke. We're making it up to you by releasing a split 7" single featuring Lydia Loveless and Cory Branan covering The Purple One himself for Record Store Day. On purple vinyl, limited to 1000 copies, only available... Read more
It was a scorching summer day in Chicago before Lydia and her band played an outdoor festival in Wicker Park. We ate pizza and drank cheap beer before our friends Made of Chalk captured the stripped-down performance... Read more
Somewhere Else came in at #38 on Village Voice's annual
Pazz and Jop album list! The poll is tabulated from the submitted year-end top ten lists of hundreds of music critics. It's sort of the Golden Globes of year-end music lists (excluding the celebrity drunkenness and awkward ad-libs!).
Lydia's sandwiched between Cloud Nothings and TV On The Radio; we'd... Read more
Our artists and staff picked our favorite music, movies, trends, online hilarity, etc. of 2014 for our annual year-end survey.
Learn what Cory Branan is watching on TV, why Lydia Loveless and her band love Phantogram, what Robbie Fulks's New Year resolution is (hint: it involves Russian literature), and more exciting factoids to impress your friends.
As much... Read more
You gotta listen to this one!
Lydia Loveless chatted with film writer/director Brian Koppelman (Rounders, Ocean's 13, etc.) for the Grantland / ESPN podcast and came out with one of the best interviews we've heard in some time.
Seriously, this dude knows how to conduct an interview. You'll most certainly learn something.... Read more