Sonic Youth ‘Sacred Trickster’ Video

Sonic Youth are out with the video to their new single ‘Sacred Trickster’, off the New York City rock group’s sixteenth album ‘The Eternal’, out now on Matador Records. Watch the Tom Surgal directed video below.

Sonic Youth Interviewed At Capitol Hill Block Party

The Seattle Times music blogger Andrew Matson, of Matson on Music, talked to Sonic Youth live from the Bean Room at Caffe Vita during the Capitol Hill Block Party on Saturday (July 25). They talked about visiting the Seattle Art Museum earlier in the day, focusing on the new album ‘The Eternal’ with the setlist, performing with Gossip during their early days, “the” in bands (including theirs), their thoughts on music bloggers, not feeling they had anything to prove since the very beginning, what “indie rock” means to them, what their 1981 selves would think of ‘The Eternal’, why they chose to sign on with Matador, and more.

Video at YouTube has since been removed.

Thurston Moore Discusses New Sonic Youth LP, Bowie, Digital Music

Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth 'Rather Ripped'

Nylon magazine caught up with Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The singer revealed his favorite David Bowie moment, gave an update on the group’s new record – they have about 10 songs recorded, and said to forget all these digital music formats. Watch the clip via YouTube below the cut. (more…)