Sadie Dupuis (Speedy Ortiz) digs deep into the band’s two new reissues with Ash Bowie and Steve Popson.
Sam Woodring (Mister Goblin) on how Maneka’s new record navigates the “repressed ideological contradictions” of the white indie world.
McKnight talks to the Greys frontman about racial identity, working within the confines of a white indie establishment, and his new album as Maneka.
We hear firsthand stories from Waxahatchee and Kevin Morby, Heather Matarazzo and Heather Turman, Natalie Prass and Eric Slick, and more.
Stream the debut EP and read an essay on being a boy in a band by Sadie Dupuis (Speedy Ortiz, Sad13) here.
Read "Build a Better Do It" from the debut collection, plus an introductory essay by Dupuis herself.
"If the song is longer than four minutes and 20 seconds, you’re pushing it, buddy."
The band's earnestness is evident in every hook and harmony.
Ten perspectives, of varying lengths and subjects, on the best music the recent past had to offer.