Fat White Family Serfs Up!

The Peckham, South london band's third full-length album furthers their sheen of coolness and atmospheric moods.

Kirk Sever reviews...

Anderson .Paak Ventura

Picking up from where Malibu left us three years ago, Oxnard sees the rise, fall, love, heartache, and unconditional aroma of not going through the journey alone.  

Janette Ayub reviews...

Weyes Blood Titanic Rising

Natalie Mering's fourth full-length album is a lean, 40-minute recording that carefully considers her performative sentiments with fine craftsmanship.

Juan Edgardo Rodríguez dives in...

Kiwi Jr. Football Money

The Toronto-based four-piece's debut collects sharp-witted observations about living in a big, lively city.

Juan Edgardo Rodríguez reviews...


Lady Lamb (Interview)

Lady Lamb talks about diving into her own life, the push and pull of opposing emotions and Deep Love moments on the New York subway. 

Joe Marvilli interviews...

Quick Takes (February 2019)

In our ongoing Quick Takes feature, writer Juan Edgardo Rodríguez and Staff Writer Sean Caldwell once again revisit a handful of albums that caught their attention during the past month. This month's selections include Weezer, Girlpool, Bellrope and more.

It's another Weezer record..what can I say.


The films of 2017

With 2017 behind us, No Ripcord's Film and TV contributors look back on the year in film. 

Find out their picks...


20th Century Women (Mike Mills)

Strengthened by a sophisticated autobiographical screenplay, the film's poignant and warmly amusing scenes capture an enriching spectrum of resilient personalities in 1979 Santa Barbara, CA.

Grant Phipps regards...