the Pixies

Pixies Guitarist Joey Santiago Has Entered Rehab

Joey Santiago, lead guitarist for Pixies, has checked into rehab. The band announced the news on Friday morning via Facebook, and said Santiago will spend at…
Kyle McGovern / September 16, 2016

Kim Deal and Courtney Barnett Interviewed Each Other for ‘The Talkhouse Music Podcast’

The Talkhouse Music Podcast has musicians come on to talk to one another about the craft — the logic being, who would know better about music…
James Grebey / July 1, 2015

Pixies Don’t Rule Out Reunion With Kim Deal

Kim Deal rejoining the Pixies wouldn't be out of the question, at least as far as the remaining band members are concerned. It has been…
Marc Hogan / June 6, 2014

Hear Pixies Support ‘Women of War’ on Surprise Record Store Day Single

In case the Pixies' first album in 23 years, Indie Cindy, wasn't enough for fans who bought the double-LP ahead of its official April 29 release…
Marc Hogan / April 21, 2014

Coachella’s 5 Best Saturday Sets: Nas, QOTSA, Lorde, Future Islands, and Julian Casablancas

NasYeah, yeah, Pharrell invited, like, everybody ever to what may go down as the most well-attended karaoke party of all time. Let's get his guest…
Chris Martins / April 13, 2014

Coachella 2014 Adds Pixies and Julian Casablancas, Unveils Schedule

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has unveiled this year's schedule, and with it a couple of new additions to the bill. Pixies and…
Marc Hogan / April 9, 2014

Pixies’ Black Francis Plots Book Launch for Graphic Novel

No rest for the Pixies. The band will release new album Indie Cindy on April 19, but frontman Black Francis also has his debut graphic novel The Good…
Marc Hogan / April 4, 2014

Watch Pixies’ ‘Snakes’ Video, a Freaky Thriller

News only just broke that Pixies will release a full album on April 19. Now, Indie Cindy — the first LP from the alternative-rock giants in 23…
Chris Martins / March 24, 2014

Pixies Prep First Album in 20-Plus Years

Pixies' recent revival is about to blossom into a proper album. The alternative-rock legends announced today they'll release their first studio LP since 1991's Trompe Le…
Marc Hogan / March 24, 2014

Listen to the Pixies’ ‘World Cafe’ Concert Here

The Pixies recently dropped by NPR's Tiny Desk for an intimate, three-song concert that sort of connected the dots between their newer material and their…
Kyle McGovern / February 28, 2014

Watch the Pixies Crack Open Offbeat ‘Silver Snail’ for NPR

The revived Pixies have been playing good-sized theaters and festival gigs, but they set up in a small room, behind a box of Altoids, for…
Marc Hogan / February 3, 2014

Pixies Finally Acknowledge Kim Deal Is Irreplaceable

More than six months after regrouping for a world tour, the Pixies have definitively addressed the "Gigantic" elephant in the room. Curiously absent from interviews…
Marc Hogan / January 9, 2014

Pixies’ Surprise ‘EP-2′ Brings More Cowbell and a New Video

The recently revived Pixies aren't slowing down. This past June, the alternative-rock trailblazers released their first new song since almost a decade earlier, when they…
Marc Hogan / January 3, 2014

Pixies Fired Kim Shattuck Via a Phone Call From Her Manager

When the Pixies broke up the first time, more than 20 years ago, Black Francis famously told his bandmates via fax. When the revived group…
Marc Hogan / December 11, 2013

Pixies Draw A Perfect Circle’s Paz Lenchantin as New Touring Bassist

The Pixies have solidified their lineup as the revived alternative-rock pioneers expand their 2014 touring schedule. Paz Lenchantin, who previously played bass as a member…
Marc Hogan / December 9, 2013

Pixies’ Black Francis Inks Deal for Porn-Themed Graphic Novel

Doolittle? Hardly. The Pixies recently released the serviceable EP-1, and the re-reunited alternative-rock pioneers have tour dates scheduled well into 2014 — though they're down…
Marc Hogan / December 4, 2013

Watch Pixies’ ‘Star Wars’-Inspired ‘What Goes Boom’ Video

Pixies' new video, as directors Jonathan Furmanski and Matthew Galki describe it, was a product of give-and-take. "Our original vision for the 'What Goes Boom' video…
Marc Hogan / November 19, 2013

Pixies Add North American Dates, Are Touring Animals in ‘Andro Queen’ Video

The new-model Pixies are creatures of the road. The revived alternative-rock legends previously announced a world tour, and now they have added a block of…
Marc Hogan / October 7, 2013

Miley Cyrus Really Loves Weed, Molly, Michael Jackson … and the Pixies

If Miley Cyrus is trying to troll the music universe, she's doing a brilliant job. We recently learned, among many other things, that the chart-conquering…
Marc Hogan / September 27, 2013

Watch the Pixies’ New Lineup Make Competent TV Debut on ‘Fallon’

The Pixies continued their streak of diminishing returns last night with the national television debut of their Kim Deal-less lineup (no disrespect to replacement bassist…
Kyle McGovern / September 17, 2013
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