Chicago's annual Pitchfork Music Festival takes place July 15-17 in Union Park, and there are a lot of great bands playing along with headliners Fleet Foxes and TV on the Radio. Here, SPIN's editors pick 10 acts you don't want to miss hey, even if you're not going to the Windy City, you can still listen to their music here. Plus, you can download our free festival mixtape, which includes the Dismemberment Plan, Yuck, Superchunk & more SPIN favorites.
PREVIEW BY PETER GASTON
Over the course of her nearly decade-long career as Grouper, Liz Harris has become a master of all things overcast. Her ambient compositions and waterlogged ballads are like fogged-up windows — bleary enough to indicate the bleakness inside, but only its vaguest outlines. There’s suggestion of something heartbreaking, but its true shape remains occluded, unobtainable,… More »