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Green Day 'Nimrod'

Revisit ‘Nimrod’: the moment Green Day ripped up their own rulebook

Technically, my first exposure to punk was through Green Day’s Dookie. At the time, I was young—probably too young. As kids so often do, I followed a...

Behind the lens of Logan Rice: from Selena Gomez ads to Hunny videos

For Logan Rice, there’s no limit on what he captures, as long as it’s something that he believes in. From photographing artists for this very magazine to...

How a skate accident inspired Angel T33th to find her true artistic self

Pittsburgh born, Angel T33th cut her teeth (pun intended) on the skateboarding circuit of the early to mid-2000s, competing in everything from the Vans Triple Crown and...
Avenged Sevenfold Deathbats Club

Exclusive interview: Avenged Sevenfold’s game-changing Deathbats Club

Avenged Sevenfold recently announced the Deathbats Club, a new level of connecting with fans based around non-fungible tokens, or NFTs—digital assets that can’t be replicated. After an...

Taco Vega is out to prove that comfort food can also be healthy food

Jared Simons will tell you that, first and foremost, his true passion lies in hospitality. However, the down-to-earth creator of Los Angeles-based Taco Vega also knows his...

How Surfbort are championing love and acceptance on ‘Keep On Truckin”

Everything about Brooklyn-based punk band Surfbort is surprising. Two of their members are in their 50s. Their vocalist, Dani Miller, was featured in a Gucci Beauty campaign...
John Doe interview part 2

X’s John Doe reveals the values that keep the L.A. punks going strong

With the first of our two-part conversation with John Doe, singer/bassist for long-running L.A. punk standard-bearers X, he spoke of keeping the band going in the face...

The BADBADNOTGOOD live experience shines through on ‘Talk Memory’

BADBADNOTGOOD understand the beauty of patience. A crackle of static leads into three minutes of winding build on “Signal From The Noise”—the opening track of their new album,...
POORSTACY 'Party At The Cemetery' interview

The story behind POORSTACY’s horror-influenced ‘Party At The Cemetery’

POORSTACY’s second album, Party At The Cemetery, is here just in time for the Halloween season. On the new record, POORSTACY builds upon the eerie nature of...
14 modern indie artists

14 modern artists who are continuing to build the legacy of indie

Short for “independent music,” indie music is a term that was coined in the '80s to describe music outside of the mainstream and artists not signed to...