Guster Eyes Studio After Extensive Touring
Guster's Ryan Miller says that he and his bandmates — fellow singer-guitarist Adam Gardner and hand percussionist Brian...
Antlers' Deeply Personal Music Not 'Mope Rock'
Band members say they like to explore the emotional gamut with their music.
Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr: The Band
Indie band tries to move past the gimmicks.
Cut Copy Go Back to Their Roots
Electropop band talk inspirations and record collections.
'Community' Star Jumps from TV to Music
Actor, comedian Donald Glover reveals hip-hop skill touring as Childish Gambino.
David Lowery Recalls Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven
Bandleader of '90s alt-rock heroes remembers career and looks forward.
Amplified: The Low Anthem
Check out Lo-fi Folk straight out of Brown University in Providence, RI.
Amplified: Girl Talk
What do you get when you mix Black Sabbath with Ludacris?
Amplified: DOM
Band goes from hardscrabble roots to an up-and-coming rock band.
Amplified: Apex Manor
Songwriting, depression and break-ups fuel new band.
Apex Manor: "No Small Magic"
The result of a songwriting challenge
Amplified: Duran Duran
Simon Le Bon and Nick Rhodes look back to their roots for new album.
Amplified: Das Racist
An interview goes off the rails in Brooklyn.
Amplified: Grouplove
A whirlwind romance leads to Greece, music making.
Amplified: Matt & Kim
Names, relationships and smiley-ness with the power pop punk duo.
Amplified: Guster
Roots, origins, disses and doo-rags with the alternative rock band.
Amplified: Winter Gloves
Band tells why their music is like a cupcake. (Big thanks to Gray Line Tours!)
Amplified: Cee Lo
Cee Lo Green has gone from delinquency to "Waterfalls" to viral success.
Amplified: Marnie Stern
The singer and songwriter talks about her musical roots and upcoming tour.
Amplified: Lunch With... Superchunk
Eating dumplings and talking about aging with the venerable indie pop band
Amplified: X-Japan
At Lollapalooza '10, Yoshiki looks forward to conquering America.
Amplified: Chromeo
Hanging out at Fashion Week, dissing autotune and solutions for Mideast peace.
Amplified: The Walkmen
Secrets revealed from the indie rockers, from novels to internet myths.
Amplified: Brandon Flowers
Solo albums, Mormonism and being bigger than Bono.
Amplified: Jukebox the Ghost
Goofing off at Chicago's "bean" sculpture with the guys in the band.
Amplified: MGMT
The scoop on acid cookies, treehouses, label expectations and collaborations.
Amplified: The New Pornographers
AC Newman and Kathryn Calder on their family reunion and what's in a name.
Amplified: The Big Pink
From dingy clubs to Lollapalooza, with a stint as "vibe provider."
Amplified: Bad Veins
Criminally under-appreciated power pop from two guys from Cincinnati.
Amplified: The Love Language
Bandleader Stuart McLamb on breakups, lockups and more.
Amplified: Tokyo Police Club
From "school chums" to blog darlings to "Desperate Housewives."
Amplified: Wavves
Nathan Williams on the hype, the "meltdown" and the poppy new album.
Amplified: Electric Tickle Machine
Interview from inside the band's hairdresser headquarters.
Amplified: Karen Elson
From supermodel to singer, with some hesitation.
Mates of State: 'True Love Will Find You in the End'
"Amplified" directs a Mates of State music video.
Amplified Exclusive: Making the Mates of State Video
Behind the Scenes as Jason and Kori punk innocent New Yorkers.
Amplified: Quasi
How to keep a two-piece band together after divorce.
Amplified: The Very Best
Malawian singer and DJ duo tell the story of their coming together.
Amplified: David Cross and Indie Rock
The 'Arrested Development' star on how he became "the indie rock comedian."
Amplified SXSW: Holly Miranda
Islands singer Nick Diamonds talks with the musician at SXSW.
Amplified SXSW: Chris Chu
Islands singer Nick Diamonds chats with the morning benders frontman.
Amplified: Florence and the Machine
How a drunken bathroom episode brought this "psychotic librarian" to the masses.
How to Make a Hit Record? Fight
Inside the recording process for the new album, "High Violet."
Amplified: The Specials
Ska legends reunite, conquering racism and mental illness.
Amplified: Free Energy
High school buddies' inspirations include '70s rock and self-help books.
Amplified SXSW: Fool's Gold
"Heeb-rock", the Jewish mafia and freestyle rapping with the LA (anti-)jam band.
Amplified SXSW: Toro y Moi
Nick Diamonds talks with the "glo-fi pioneer" about pug rock and smiling dogs.
Amplified: She & Him
Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward on their partnership and the role of "Elf."
Amplified: Andrew W.K.
Partying, the mystery of Steev Mike and funny faces with Andrew W.K.
Amplified: SXSW
Nick Diamonds talks to a few of the big bands at the annual fest.