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Marc Hogan

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Articles: 62

Marc Hogan is Wondering Sound’s Lead News Writer. He has written for SPIN, Pitchfork and others. His work has been noted by the The New York Times and Da Capo Best Music Writing.

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Allo Darlin’, We Come f…

Familiarity can begin to work against a band by their third album, but Al… more »

King Tuff, Black Moon Spell…

Shortly before King Tuff released Black Moon Spell, his third album, the… more »

Spoon, They Want My Soul…

When Britt Daniel recently defined Spoon’s sound as “indefina… more »

Gold-Bears, Dalliance…

Jeremy Underwood, the singer and main songwriter behind Atlanta’s G… more »

Hundred Waters, The Moon Rang…

On their self-titled 2012 album, Hundred Waters almost sounded almost lik… more »

PAWS, Youth Culture Forever…

Youth itself is fleeting, but youth culture will always be there for you.… more »

The Courtneys Take on ’…

The Courtneys are so ready for this. It’s one of the first sunny da… more »

Tweens, Tweens

There must be as many garage-rock songs about boredom as there are Americ… more »

Who Are Special Explosion?

File under: Emotion-filled indie rock with male-female harmonies For fans… more »

Swearin, Surfing Strange…

Swearin’s music has nothing to do with the beach, but Surfing Stran… more »

Weekend, Jinx

You can take the band out of San Francisco, but you can’t take the… more »

Twin Peaks, Sunken

To paraphrase the cult-beloved David Lynch TV series that gives Twin Peak… more »

Gimme Indie Rock!

Alternative / Punk | Indie Rock Alela Diane, Braids, Etran Finatawa, Fuck Buttons, Houndstooth

Sonny & the Sunsets, Ant…

About three years after Sonny Smith unveiled his ambitious “100 Rec… more »

Dead Gaze, Dead Gaze

Thick, candied fuzz cloaks the songs Cole Furlow makes as Dead Gaze, but… more »

Shannon and the Clams, Dreams…

On Dreams In the Rat House, Oakland’s fiercest contemporary purveyo… more »

Junip, Junip

Jose González, who came to renown for a muted cover of fellow Swed… more »

Interview: Youth Lagoon

“It’s easy to just find beauty,” Trevor Powers says of… more »

Eat Skull, III

Over the last half-decade, we’ve seen a handful of bands emerge tha… more »

Hundred Waters, Hundred Water…

Gainesville, Florida-based avant-folk outfit Hundred Waters defy easy def… more »

Lotus Plaza, Spooky Action at…

That Lockett Pundt, he’ll sneak up on you. In Deerhunter, frontman… more »

Who Are…PAWS

PAWS released an EP early last year that was mastered by Shellac’s… more »

PAWS, Cokefloat!

“She wasn’t only just my mother,” Phillip Taylor slurs… more »

Interview: Jens Lekman

[In honor of his new album, I Know What Love Isn’t, we asked Jens L… more »

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