Forty years after their record setting run of hits, it’s time to admit we were fools to take their genius for granted. | read
Fraidycat is the Brooklyn-based trio of Andy Kinsey, Daniel de Juan, and Charlotte Kahn. They call their music “slop pop” but let’s call it what it is because sloppy isn’t really all that accurate: this is fun, anxiously grooving pop music with punk nods. There’s a playfulness and honesty to it that just works really well. Check it out for yourself — the band stopped by Serious Business Music in DUMBO, Brooklyn, to show us what they’ve got (besides an excellent name).
Other Better Places by Fraidycat is available now on cassette.
Matt Ruby interviews Doc Kelley about FluxBuddha. Winston Cook-Wilson on ‘You Were Never Really Here’ and ‘A Quiet Place.’ Molly Knefel on liberal reactions to so-called “political correctness.” A performance from IDLES’ BTR Live Studio session. | listen
An intricate tune that's as emotional as a Resistance fighter saying goodbye to their love, dying in their arms. | read