2016-10-26T11:01:19ZDewy, dreamy, distorted guitar. Mumbled, barely-there vocals. It's ten classic shoegaze LPs, from MBV on down...
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZWest Germany in the 1970s was a fertile time for progressive, mind-altering music.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZThe class releases that defined the growth of twee from tiny, self-contained English scene to global underground culture.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZTo English ears, the psychedelic, progressive, cosmic sound of early-'70s West Germany heralded a brave new sound: krautrock.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZHere's how humbug hipsters stuck at family gatherings can commandeer the stereo and not upset the seasonal apple-cart.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZThe greatest ever indie record labels.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZThe '77 UK punk explosion has long been wildly overrated. It was everything that came after that was truly revolutionary.
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2016-10-26T11:01:19ZEver wondered where's the best place to start for a Fall neophyte?
2016-10-26T11:01:19Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" >C86 cassette, which celebrates England's
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZHome taping didn't kill music, it revolutionized it. Here's 10 classic home-made records committed straight to analogue tape.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZYour guide to the confusing basics of Alternative Music. Just remember: there are no dumb questions.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZSlow, sad, frighteningly quiet: a rollcall of classic 1990s LPs from these masters of the spartan.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZThe staunchly-punk, time-signature-juggling, nerdy instrumentalist mayhem of math-rock.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZTally your time-signatures! A guide to the essential, indispensable math-rock records.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZFrom Boogarins to Weaves, Haerts to Vår, Béisbol to Wampire, here's indie music's Class of 2013.
2016-10-26T11:01:19Z10 records, no singing. Well, almost. Ten of the brightest lights shining in post-rock's instrumentalist darkness.
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZWe debate the question that has plagued mankind for centuries: what do 'alternative' and 'indie' actually really mean? And is it just the same thing?
2016-10-26T11:01:19ZGiven the climate of reissues and reformations, it's no longer ironic to call these records 'classic indie-rock.' Here are the ten best.