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Top 12 Albums Overlooked By Stereogum’s Best Of ’11 So Far

Last week we published our Top 20 Albums Of 2011 So Far. Bon Iver came out on top -- he also has the #2 album…
Scott Lapatine | June 29, 2011 - 5:18 pm

Haunting The Chapel

Haunting The Chapel’s Top 26 Metal Albums Of 2011 So Far

Before the quibbling starts: I didn't include YOB's Atma because it isn't out until August. It would be way up there. I've also been listening…
Brandon Stosuy | June 28, 2011 - 9:48 am

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Stereogum’s Top 20 Albums Of 2011 So Far

We still have plenty of time and music left in 2011, but since we're at the halfway (or so) mark, we thought it made sense…
Stereogum | June 21, 2011 - 1:11 pm

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Indie Songs Of The Summer 2001-2011

On Friday we posted an Internet list of the last thirty years of Songs Of The Summer to shed some (sun)light on what makes a…
Scott Lapatine | June 16, 2011 - 10:22 am

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Download Bat For Lashes’ 10 Best Cover Songs

Yesterday we posted a live version of an ethereal new tune Bat For Lashes did at Australia's Vivid Festival. The second part of the Opera…
Scott Lapatine | June 7, 2011 - 3:29 pm

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Download Radiohead’s 20 Best Cover Songs

If you watched Radiohead's 2007 thumbs_down webcast (or perused the occasional Dead Air Space office chart or Low End Theory playlist) you have a good…
Scott Lapatine | May 26, 2011 - 2:20 pm

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Download Bon Iver’s 10 Best Cover Songs

On "Calgary," Justin Vernon's vocals lay in a cloud of gloomy synths and anxious electric guitar tones, suggesting a sonic shift from the grainy For
Scott Lapatine | May 17, 2011 - 1:41 pm

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Some Indie Rock-Related Literature For Your Summer Reading List

Alongside rote one-dimensional characters and an overly familiar critique of wealthy liberals, Jonathan Franzen's Freedom features plenty of clunky indie rock references, including mentions of…
Brandon Stosuy | April 27, 2011 - 1:56 pm

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Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with "You Are A Tourist," the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

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80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm

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The 11 Most Interesting Record Store Day Releases

Record Store Day is coming April 16. It began in 2007 and has grown into a indie record store and vinyl lover's version of Christmas…
jessica | March 30, 2011 - 5:25 pm

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18 Dark Bands To Watch In 2011

It's not news that popular indie rock got a bit darker in 2010. Look no further than regular topics of conversation around here -- Zola…
Brandon Stosuy | March 24, 2011 - 3:15 pm

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Heidecker & Wood’s 11 Favorite Yacht Rock Jams

Tim Heidecker of Tim And Eric and David Wood, a composer on Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, just released a debut album, Starting
Brandon Stosuy | March 16, 2011 - 4:00 pm

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The Worst Super Bowl Halftime Performances Since We Were Born

Once upon a time that thing that's pictured up there happened. It was not really one of the The Worst Super Bowl Halftime Performances. But…
Amrit Singh | February 4, 2011 - 3:17 pm

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The 20 Most Overlooked LPs Of 2010

There were more albums released in 2010 than could fit on all the lists released in 2010. (And there were many lists.) With that in…
Stereogum | January 13, 2011 - 1:11 pm

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New Indie Rock Christmas Songs For 2010

Every blog does a Christmas mix, so here's ours, with a small twist: All of these tracks are new for this year Xmas songs, not…
jessica | December 23, 2010 - 11:09 am

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Stereogum’s 50 Most Downloaded MP3s Of 2010

It's become a holiday tradition, like hot mulled cider and egg nog double chin. Welcome to our annual look back through the Stereogum database, into…
Amrit Singh | December 22, 2010 - 10:05 am

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The 12 Most NSFW Videos Of 2010

A couple of Best Videos Of The Week ago I mentioned how nearly every good clip that week was too long, too nude, or too…
jessica | December 20, 2010 - 1:51 pm

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8 Reasons Why /\/\/\Y/\ Is Better Than You Remember

I've liked /\/\/\Y/\ since it was released over the summer. It's actually my favorite M.I.A. record, the only one I've listened to regularly. It's not…
Brandon Stosuy | December 20, 2010 - 9:44 am

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Stereogum’s Top 50 Albums Of 2010

Do you remember "glo-fi"? The much maligned chillwave? Of course you do ... for now. It's interesting to note that after all of 2010's trendy…
Stereogum | December 8, 2010 - 10:22 am

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Stereogum’s 50 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2011

To tackle the cliché head-on, if you're a big music fan, every year is a good year for music. People (and their Droids) seem more…
Stereogum | November 24, 2010 - 10:22 am

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Welcome Back Kings Of Leon With 15 Covers Of “Use Somebody”

Kings Of Leon released a new single and video this week and dozens (dozens!) of you lurkers stepped up to discuss it. KoL has become…
Scott Lapatine | September 9, 2010 - 5:06 pm

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Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2010

With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes…
Stereogum | September 1, 2010 - 1:29 pm

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The 21 Worst All-Star Charity Music Videos Of All Time

Hasn't Haiti suffered enough? The mildly anticipated retread of Michael Jackson & Lionel Richie's landmark "We Are The World" -- with 21st century flashes in…
Scott Lapatine | February 16, 2010 - 10:45 am

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Stereogum’s 50 Most Downloaded MP3s Of 2009

The purest year-end music list would be a playcount of the tunes you listened to most, and not the carefully sculpted, self-consciously eclectic 1-10s we
Brandon Stosuy | December 29, 2009 - 4:30 pm

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The 10 Most NSFW Music Videos Of 2009

Why all the nudity in 2009? Well, look at this way: The affordability of video production technology has made it easier for everybody to get…
Amrit Singh | December 26, 2009 - 4:11 pm

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The 12 Best Late Night TV Performances Of 2009

It was a tumultuous year for late night laffs, with Jimmy Fallon joining the fray, Conan taking over Tonight only to find awful Leno sink…
Amrit Singh | December 21, 2009 - 6:48 pm

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The 14 Best Band Beefs Of 2009

Maybe it was these tough economic times -- the sinking music industry, everyone downloading shit for free, rising unemployment. Or perhaps folks just are getting…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 6:58 pm

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Ridiculous Gift Guide For Music Fans 2009

Gift Guides help narrow things down a bit, but they're still just providing you with someone else's guess work. Try as you might, the holiday…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 12:22 pm

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New Indie Rock Christmas MP3s For 2009

Even though there's something sacred about time-honored traditions, there's only so many years you and your beloveds can sit beside the Christmas tree and listen…
Amrit Singh | December 17, 2009 - 2:44 pm