sonic Youth

Music

kim gordon and daughter coco discuss their relationship

She’s idolized the world over, but to her daughter Coco Gordon Moore — a talented young artist in her own right — Kim Gordon is mom, confidante, and best friend. These two are thick as thieves and it’s a beautiful thing.
Clementine de Pressigny
3.14.17
kanye west

20 times pop music taught us to be better people

This is some of the best advice ever offered from a banger.
Georgie Bretherton
3.10.17
Film

discovering sparks, the mysterious band who count morrissey and sonic youth as fans

Meet the filmmaker who set out on a pilgrimage to meet this band's most dedicated and eccentric fans for his film, 'Never Turn Your Back on Sparks.'
i-D Staff
10.3.16
Music

kim gordon has released her first track under her own name

Her new song 'Murdered Out' is an homage to car culture.
Wendy Syfret
9.13.16
Music

kim gordon’s account of sonic youth’s worst set proves everyone has bad days

Even legends have less than legendary moments.
Amy Campbell
9.12.16
Music

3 important lessons from kim gordon’s performance at port eliot

For starters, she never wants to play Teenage Riot again.
Rachel Fleminger Hudson
8.3.16
Fashion

you don't want to be an it girl in 2016

With the rise of social media and the opportunity it affords blooming stars to control their own narratives, nobody needs the "It Girl" anymore.
Rachel Wilson
3.15.16
Music

how sky ferreira channels kim gordon in new diiv track ‘blue boredom’

The alt-pop provocateur guests on her boyfriend Zachary Cole Smith’s eagerly anticipated sophomore DIIV record. Though the couple often draws Kurtney comparisons, here’s why their musical efforts are straight up Sonic Youth.
Emily Manning
2.1.16
Music

keeping up with kim gordon

As she launched her latest limited edition vinyl release, we caught up with the godmother of grunge to talk art, fashion, and why she’s never slowing down.
Emily Manning
6.25.15
music interviews

shonen knife rock out about the important things in life

The Japanese three-piece who wowed Kurt Cobain really want their music to make you happy.
i-D Team
1.15.15