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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week, because of a music video, the President of the United States of America got all pissy with a '90s G-funk icon. Never let…
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2017 - 11:29 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: The Jesus And Mary Chain Damage And Joy

This year, Psychocandy, the Jesus And Mary Chain's first album, turns 32. As it happens, that's the same age, more or less, that rock 'n'
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2017 - 9:29 am

The Week In Pop

Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman Tour Feels Too Pequeño For An A-List Pop Star

Ariana Grande was responsible for the best pop song of 2016 ("Into You"). She also had the best pop song of 2014 ("Problem"), and some…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2017 - 11:14 am

Interview

Q&A: Real Estate On Growing Up Together, Moving Away From Each Other, & Superpowers

Over the last few years, Real Estate have solidified their position as the beloved jangle-rockers once from New Jersey, now several albums deep into a…
Ryan Leas | March 16, 2017 - 9:34 am

Status Ain't Hood

Nicki Minaj Will Not Be Defeated, But That Doesn’t Mean She’s Winning

Watch Nicki Minaj right now. She's doing something special. Right now, before the world, Nicki is putting on a master class in Superstar Beef Management.
Tom Breihan | March 15, 2017 - 11:04 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Sorority Noise You’re Not As __ As You Think

Cam Boucher, frontman of the great Connecticut emo band Sorority Noise, also has a hardcore band called Old Grey, and a few months ago, that…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2017 - 1:13 pm

Counting Down

Stephin Merritt Albums From Worst To Best

"Relating to other people has always struck me as the most overrated of pleasures." Stephin Merritt said this in a 2015 issue of…
Doug Bleggi | March 13, 2017 - 12:33 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Spoon Hot Thoughts

Back in 2008, the year that Spoon headlined the last day of the Pitchfork Music Festival, they got into town early. When bands are playing…
Tom Breihan | March 13, 2017 - 12:13 pm

Sounding Board

Song To Song Is Disappointing As Both A Musical And Personal Drama

It was silly of me to think that a Terrence Malick movie set against the backdrop of the Austin music scene would come anywhere close…
James Rettig | March 13, 2017 - 11:00 am

Interview

Q&A: Lydia Ainsworth On Her New Album Darling Of The Afterglow

Lydia Ainsworth's 2014 debut album, Right From Real, is a mystifying piece of pop experimentalism, blending fibrous synths with classically-inspired strings to create something that's…
James Rettig | March 13, 2017 - 9:00 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We commemorated a lot of important events in music history this week. The death of the Notorious B.I.G., the 50th anniversary of The Velvet Underground
Stereogum | March 10, 2017 - 5:06 pm

Sounding Board

The Velvet Underground & Nico Is 50 Years Old But Still Sounds New

I was talking to Lou Reed the other day and he said that the first Velvet Underground record sold 30,000 copies in the first five
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 10, 2017 - 1:42 pm

The Anniversary

Sound Of Silver Turns 10

Can we talk about "All My Friends" for a minute -- or, I don't know, seven minutes and 42 seconds? I saw LCD Soundsystem in
Chris DeVille | March 10, 2017 - 1:24 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Dolph Lundgren has a masters in chemical engineering and a third-degree black belt in karate. He dated Grace Jones when he was her bodyguard. He…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2017 - 12:18 pm

The Week In Pop

Future Seems Ready To Pop Again

There was a time -- not so long ago, though it feels ancient in terms of internet hype cycles -- when Future seemed destined to…
Chris DeVille | March 9, 2017 - 12:00 pm
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