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We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going to be a fool’s errand. And it’s true. We always agonize over our year-end lists, but we agonized harder over this one than we usually do. There are albums that… More »

Around the time of 2010 career pinnacle Halcyon Digest, it became clear that Deerhunter were the greatest indie rock band of their generation. By “indie rock” I mean the fertile niche of guitar-driven noise-pop pioneered by the Velvet Underground, Sonic Youth, Pavement and their ilk — bands that have a deep reverence for rock ‘n’… More »

Saturday Night Live’s 41st season premieres this Saturday with Miley Cyrus holding down joint duties as host and musical guest. (Joint, get it? Because Miley loves weed? Trust me, she’d find it funny.) Although Cyrus has graced the SNL stage before, the next two musical guests, the Weeknd and Demi Lovato, are making their first… More »

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Hear Deerhunter Cover The Buzzcocks’ “Why Can’t I Touch It”

Deerhunter are in the UK right now to promote Fading Frontier, and they stopped by BBC Radio 6 in Manchester, where they usually cover some…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2015 - 5:01 pm

Watch Deerhunter Play Fading Frontier Tracks In KCRW Session

Deerhunter stopped by the KCRW studio in Los Angeles to play four songs off of their October release Fading Frontier. They played "Breaker," "Living My…
Grace Birnstengel | November 7, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Watch Deerhunter Interrupt Debut “Take Care” Performance To Break Up A Fight

Deerhunter have been having a very eventful tour! As we noted over the weekend, many fans left the band's LA gig disappointed by a messy
Chris DeVille | October 19, 2015 - 3:51 pm

Deerhunter Fans Complain About Messy Performance In LA

Deerhunter just embarked on a North American tour in support of their excellent new album Fading Frontier, with frontman Bradford Cox also performing solo (as…
Peter Helman | October 18, 2015 - 5:18 pm

Watch Deerhunter Play Fading Frontier Songs Live For The First Time At Pomona Tour Opener

Deerhunter's Fading Frontier is out today, and the band kicked off their tour last night at the Glass House in Pomona. One industrious fan posted…
Chris DeVille | October 16, 2015 - 3:36 pm

Deerhunter – “Living My Life” Video

I had very kind things to say about Deerhunter's new Fading Frontier yesterday, and one big reason I adore the album is "Living My Life,"…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2015 - 10:18 am

Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox Talks Fading Frontier, Taylor Swift In Endearingly Awkward Interview

Deerhunter's new album, Fading Frontier, comes out next week, so Bradford Cox has been making the press rounds. His latest was a particularly amusing interview…
James Rettig | October 9, 2015 - 3:04 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

In yesterday's Week In Pop column, we talked about Q4's most anticipated pop albums. Nothing from any those records made this week's Best Songs list…
Stereogum | September 18, 2015 - 5:14 pm

Deerhunter – “Breaker” Video

"Breaker" is the second single from Deerhunter's Fading Frontier, but it's also a first for the band. The song marks the only instance to date…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2015 - 8:00 am

Frankie Broyles – “Color Set” (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this month, just a few hours before Deerhunter launched the countdown clock that led to the news of their new album Fading Frontier, guitarist…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2015 - 10:36 am

The Bradford Cox Revue: Deerhunter Announce Tour With Atlas Sound

Deerhunter have announced North American tour dates in support of their eagerly anticipated Fading Frontier. The jaunt, which is sandwiched around previously announced European dates,…
Chris DeVille | August 25, 2015 - 3:13 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you believe it's already the second-to-last week of August? After today, all Stereogum's summer interns will have departed, which sucks for us, because they're…
Stereogum | August 21, 2015 - 2:14 pm

Deerhunter – “Snakeskin” Video + Fading Frontier Details

A couple of days ago, Deerhunter launched a mysterious countdown until 11PM tonight on their website. At first we thought that it might be counting…
Peter Helman | August 16, 2015 - 6:10 pm

Deerhunter Launch Countdown For New Album Fading Frontier

A couple of months after some rumors about a new Deerhunter album started brewing, things finally seem to be heating up. The band just posted…
Peter Helman | August 14, 2015 - 9:27 pm

Frankie Broyles – “Capturer”

One of the greatest indie rock bands of this generation, Deerhunter, is made up of members that (almost) all have their own respective side projects.
Grace Birnstengel | August 14, 2015 - 12:59 pm

New Deerhunter Album Reportedly Coming Very Soon, Sounds Like INXS

Well, here’s some news to celebrate: there might be a new Deerhunter album soon! Last night, frontman Bradford Cox played an all-electronic set of seemingly…
Peter Helman | June 20, 2015 - 2:19 pm

Hopscotch 2015 Lineup

Hopscotch Music Festival returns for its sixth year in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina this September. This morning the official lineup has been revealed, and since…
Caitlin White | May 19, 2015 - 10:09 am
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