Join Us At A Stereogum Christmas Show In Brooklyn

Stereogum presents its first-ever Christmas show at Baby's All Right in Brooklyn on Saturday, 12/10. Allison Crutchfield & The Fizz will headline -- they have…
Stereogum | November 28, 2016 - 1:20 pm

The Weeknd Samples Radiohead’s “All I Need” On Unearthed Demo “Airports”

The Weeknd came to prominence in part by sampling underground totems like Beach House and Siouxsie And The Banshees, and he got into a fight
Chris DeVille | 5:22 pm

Beyoncé Becomes Grammys’ Most-Nominated Woman, First Artist To Be Nominated In Four Genres In One Year

The 2017 Grammys nominations were announced today and, of course, Beyoncé picked up a ton of nominations for Lemonade, Stereogum's personal pick for Album Of
James Rettig | 5:15 pm

Electric Guest – “Dear To Me” Video (Feat. Haim & Andy Samberg)

Electric Guest recently shared the single "Dear To Me" after a two-year absence, and today they've given it a playful black-and-white visual treatment. The quartet…
Collin Robinson | 4:58 pm

Kamaiyah – “I’m On” Video

We named Kamaiyah's A Good Night In The Ghetto one of our best albums of the year and, just in time to celebrate year-end season,…
James Rettig | 4:38 pm

Sinai Vessel – “Looseleaf”

A few months back, North Carolina's Sinai Vessel announced the long-in-the-works Brokenlegged with sweeping lead single "Dogs," and today they've followed it up with "Looseleaf,"
James Rettig | 2:26 pm

Marfa Myths 2017 Lineup

Marfa Myths will return in 2017. The Mexican Summer and Ballroom Marfa-curated festival goes down 3/9-2/17 and will feature Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein of…

Fiona Apple, TV On The Radio, Sky Ferreira, & More Playing LA Standing Rock Benefit

Fiona Apple, TV On The Radio, Sky Ferreira, Devendra Banhart, Moses Sumney, and more will perform at a benefit show in Los Angeles on 12/18…
James Rettig | 1:59 pm

Watch Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery Rap Run The Jewels Lyrics On Good Behavior

In TNT's new series Good Behavior, Downtown Abbey's Michelle Dockery plays Letty Dobesh, a con artist recently released from prison. It's quite the personal rebrand…
Chris DeVille | 1:44 pm

2016 In Review

The Year In LA Gangster Blues (And Reds)

2016 was quietly the year of the gangster, specifically the LA gangster of the red and blue varieties. ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, YG, and DJ…
Collin Robinson | 1:43 pm

Watch Bob Odenkirk Narrate Disco Demolition Night On Drunk History

Bob Odenkirk recounted the rise and fall of the "terrible form of music" disco and Chicago's famed Disco Demolition Night for the latest episode of…
James Rettig | 1:34 pm

WHY? Announce New Album Moh Lhean

Yoni Wolf's splintered indie pop project WHY? are coming back after a four-year hiatus since 2012's Mumps, Etc. Their forthcoming full-length is entitled Moh Lhean,…
Collin Robinson | 12:25 pm

Fiona Apple Shares Anti-Trump Christmas Song

Other than recording a duet and performing a bit with Andrew Bird, the great Fiona Apple has mostly been out of the public eye in…
Tom Breihan | 12:15 pm


The El Mansouris – “The Greys”

The El Mansouris got their start last year with a series of three performances in art galleries around their home base of Washington D.C. Listening…
James Rettig | 12:11 pm

2016 In Review

The Gummy Awards: Vote For The Best Music Of 2016

The Stereogum staff has already weighed in on the year's finest albums and songs. Now it's your turn: Our annual readers poll the Gummy Awards…
Chris DeVille | 12:04 pm

Moon Duo – “Creepin'”

The Portland-based psych-rock band Moon Duo is putting out two new concept albums next year on Sacred Bones. The first half, Occult Architecture Vol. 1,…

Fred Thomas – “Voiceover” Video

Fred Thomas stumbles over his words on "Voiceover" as he tries to ascribe some sort of concrete language to late-night mental backflips of confusion and…
James Rettig | 11:37 am

Stef Chura – “Spotted Gold” Video

Michigan's Stef Chura is gearing up for the release of her debut album Messes, which she recorded last year with Fred Thomas. We've heard opening…
Peter Helman | 11:33 am

Sorry, Drake: Mozart Had The Best-Selling CD Of 2016

Here's something weird: The best-selling CD of 2016 did not come from Drake or Beyoncé or the Weeknd or any of the other towering pop…
Tom Breihan | 11:18 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Old Gray Slow Burn

Side projects are supposed to be fun. They're supposed to be reasons to fuck around -- chances for musicians to get away from the people…
Tom Breihan | 10:46 am

Sad13 – “Get A Yes” Video

Speedy Ortiz frontwoman Sadie Dupuis released Slugger, her debut solo album under the name Sad13, last month. While the video for early track "Less Than
Peter Helman | 10:28 am

Kodak Black – “There He Go” Video

The enormously promising young Florida rapper Kodak Black spent most of 2016 in jail on drug charges. He's still facing prosecution in South Carolina for…
Tom Breihan | 10:25 am

Kristin Kontrol – “Baby Are You In?”

Earlier this year, Kristin Welchez, better known as Dum Dum Girls leader Dee Dee, reinvented herself with the new synthpop alias Kristin Kontrol and released…
Tom Breihan | 10:01 am

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | 10:00 am

Forecastle 2017 Lineup

Forecastle is returning for its 15th year this summer, and the Louisville, Kentucky festival has just announced its initial lineup. Festival headliners extraordinaire LCD Soundsystem…
Peter Helman | 9:58 am

Night Flowers – “To Rest” & “Christmas Eve”

The London indie-pop five-piece Night Flowers recently impressed us with their singles "Neverlands" and "Glow In The Dark." And today, they've come out with a…
Tom Breihan | 9:46 am

Afrika Bambaataa – “Planet Rock (Kaytranada Planet Invasion Remix)”

With his amazing debut 99.9%, the Haitian-born, Montreal-based Kaytranada made one of our favorite albums of 2016. But Kaytranada started out as a remix specialist,…
Tom Breihan | 9:32 am

Watch The Roots, Busta Rhymes, & Joell Ortiz Do Hamilton’s “My Shot” On The Tonight Show

Last week, Lin-Manuel Miranda released The Hamilton Mixtape, on which famous rap and pop stars took on the songs from Miranda's hit Broadway musical Hamilton
Tom Breihan | 9:13 am

sir Was – “In The Midst” Video

We enjoyed Joel Wästberg's debut EP as sir Was, A Minor Life, so we're happy to report that the Gothenberg musician is releasing an LP…
Chris DeVille | 8:53 am

Watch J Mascis Win On @Midnight

J Mascis, the taciturn guitar hero at the center of Dinosaur Jr., is notoriously one of the worst interviews in indie rock. It's a herculean…
Tom Breihan | 8:51 am

Drake – “Talk Is Cheap” (Feat. Aaliyah & Static Major)

Drake has lately been working on a new project -- one that he's calling a "playlist," rather than an album or compilation -- called More
Tom Breihan | 8:32 am
1 2 3 4 ...