This week we watched Arcade Fire on SNL (and after SNL). We ranked U2's best albums and St. Vincent's best songs. We recommended new releases from HAIM and Meek Mill. We looked at the emo revival and…   Read Story »
This week in Stereogum... We gave Speakerboxxx/The Love Below the Anniversary treatment; we ranked Okkervil River's discography; we recapped the month in metal; we spoke to Este Haim, Frankie Rose,…   Read Story »
Drake's Nothing Was The Same leaked on Sunday, and Stereogum's Tom Breihan concluded that while it's only barely a rap album, rap is more interesting with it around. There's a good discussion…   Read Story »
Where were you when you first heard "Reflektor"? I was leaving The Westchester Mall, listening to a Bandcamp stream on my iPhone out of a car stereo. I remember it like it was six days ago. On Monday…   Read Story »
This week we ranked Coldplay's discography from worst to best then got to hear the band's Catching Fire anthem "Atlas." Also this week Derek and Alexis from OG BTW Sleigh Bells dropped "Bitter…   Read Story »
It's been six days since Miley Cyrus sullied music's most dignified awards ceremony and my eyes still hurt from reading all the thinkpieces in its wake. We got to drink a lot, though, so it wasn't…   Read Story »
This week we reviewed new releases from Earl Sweatshirt, Superchunk, and Gucci Mane, and revisited an old one from Modest Mouse. We spoke to Gambles, Kathleen Hanna, Empire Of The Sun, and Franz…   Read Story »
It's Amrit Singh's last day at He's going to Work For Diddy! Amrit was the first writer I hired for Stereogum many years ago, and he quickly became an invaluable part of the operation.…   Read Story »
It was another week of controversy, in which Death Grips bailed on Lolla, Daft Punk cancelled Colbert, and Jack White didn't want to be anywhere near Dan Auerbach. On a lighter note we celebrated 10…   Read Story »
I first became aware of Gabe Delahaye's writing with this Sufjan erotica 7 years ago. I asked him to contribute some features for Stereogum and he delivered Modest Mouse and Tori Amos fanfic that,…   Read Story »