The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

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When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file — it’s ephemera, on every streaming service and available to hear in myriad ways. For better and worse, the song (and the single) have become the norm for the general public’s music consumption. More »

Everything’s Coming Up Christian Rap

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NFChristian rap is having a mini-moment. More »

Watch The National Cover Frightened Rabbit’s “My Backwards Walk” With Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry

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Lauren-Mayberry-The-NationalMore than a year ago, Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison died by suicide at the age of 36. Last night, the National, friends and peers of Frightened Rabbit, played a show in Frightened Rabbit’s Glasgow hometown. During the show, part of Glasgow’s Summer Nights At The Bandstand festival, the National paid tribute to … More »

Ben Gibbard – “Keep Yourself Warm” (Frightened Rabbit Cover)

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Tiny ChangesEven before Scott Hutchison died last year, a legion of artists were lining up to honor Frightened Rabbit’s masterpiece The Midnight Organ Fight. The tribute album Tiny Changes was already in the works before Hutchison’s suicide, assembled out of reverence for an incredible set of songs. The compilation is finally coming out this … More »

Grant Hutchison On The Frightened Rabbit Tribute Compilation Tiny Changes

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In April of last year, Frightened Rabbit’s landmark, breakthrough sophomore album The Midnight Organ Fight turned 10. It was cause for celebration: This was the album on which the band came into its own, featuring some of Scott Hutchison’s most enduring songwriting, the album that fans would latch onto in their times of … More »

Manchester Orchestra, Harkin & Sarah Silverman Share Frightened Rabbit Covers

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Tiny-ChangesBefore he died last year, Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison paid a big role in helping to put together the tribute compilation Tiny Changes: A Celebration Of The Midnight Organ Fight. It’s a decade-later reimagining of Frightened Rabbit’s 2008 album Midnight Organ Fight, featuring a great many friends and fans of the band … More »

Julien Baker – “The Modern Leper” (Frightened Rabbit Cover)

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Yesterday, Frightened Rabbit announced the forthcoming release of Tiny Changes: A Celebration Of The Midnight Organ Fight, a reimagining of their 2008 album, recorded last year by friends of the band to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Today, we hear two lead singles, Julien Baker and Scottish rock band Biffy Clyro’s renditions … More »

Download A Celebration Of The Songs Of Scott Hutchison With Ben Gibbard, Julien Baker, Aaron Dessner, & More

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In December, a bunch of artists got together at Rough Trade in Brooklyn to perform at a tribute show for the late Scott Hutchison, founder and frontman of Frightened Rabbit, who died last year. Participating performers that night included Ben Gibbard, Julien Baker, Aaron Dessner, Craig Finn, and Kevin Devine. More »

Watch Ben Gibbard, Julien Baker, & Aaron Dessner Perform Frightened Rabbit Covers At Scott Hutchison Tribute Concert

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Aaron Dessner & Ben GibbardScott Hutchison, the founder and frontman of Scottish indie-rock howlers Frightened Rabbit, died by suicide earlier this year. He was a deeply important musician for a lot of people, including for a lot of his peers in the music industry. Several of them got together last night at Rough Trade in Brooklyn to honor Hutchison’s … More »

Mastersystem – “Old Team” Video

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MastersystemThe last album late Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison released before his life came to a tragic end earlier this year was not a Frightened Rabbit record. Rather, it was Dance Music, the debut LP from Mastersystem, a side project featuring Hutchison’s brother and Frightened Rabbit bandmate Grant on drums plus Editors’ Justin … More »