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From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead’s fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

Frightened Rabbit is on a hot streak. Starting with September of last year and the State Hospital EP, then through the release of Pedestrian Verse in February, and finally last Tuesday with the Late March, Death March EP, the band has given us a succession of great releases in just under twelve months, consistently operating… More »

A few months ago, I wrote about the increasing influence of Mumford & Sons and how that band’s brand of bleeding-heart folk-rock represents the convergence of certain indie trends (howling Avett Brothers roots rock, bookish Decemberists folk-prog, humongous Arcade Fire stadium anthems, woodsy Fleet Foxes classic rock worship) with a long tradition of jammy and/or… More »

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Frightened Rabbit Finished Recording Their Fifth Album, Produced By Aaron Dessner

Last night, Frightened Rabbit announced that they’ve finished tracking their fifth album on Twitter. And, as Reddit points out, it looks like the National’s Aaro…
James Rettig | August 13, 2015 - 12:44 pm
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Owl John (Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison) – “Red Hand” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison will release his debut solo album under the Owl John moniker this week. Uptempo single "Red Hand" is a fine…
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2014 - 11:04 am

Watch Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison On The Last Episode Of The Pete Holmes Show

The Pete Holmes Show has been canceled, and yesterday, for its final episode, Holmes brought on Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison to talk about hi…
Miles Bowe | June 19, 2014 - 5:03 pm

Frightened Rabbit – “Holy” Video

Frightened Rabbit released their fourth album, Pedestrian Verse, earlier this year and now have a video for the track "Holy." It follows a business woma…
Miles Bowe | November 4, 2013 - 11:43 am
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Frightened Rabbit – “Candlelit”

A few weeks ago we heard "Radio Silence" by Frightened Rabbit, a new song off the upcoming Late March, Death March EP which has bee…
Miles Bowe | September 3, 2013 - 12:27 pm
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Watch Frightened Rabbit Cover Jessie Ware’s “Wildest Moments”

Jessie Ware's "Wildest Moments" has achieved something resembling ubiquity since its release last year (it's one of those songs I know by heart but I…
Michael Nelson | August 30, 2013 - 11:45 am
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Frightened Rabbit – “Radio Silence”

Frightened Rabbit's Pedestrian Verse is probably of 2013's more unjustly overlooked albums. (At least in terms of critical reception; the band plays to ever-larger room…
Michael Nelson | August 22, 2013 - 8:06 am
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Photos: NorthSide Festival (Denmark) 2013

NorthSide festival, a young upstart on the Danish festival scene, kicked off on June 14th, with three days of high caliber performances. Situated in Aarhus,…
Clint Heyer | June 20, 2013 - 2:14 pm

Frightened Rabbit, The Twilight Sad @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 3/13/13

Scotland triumphantly invaded Hollywood as a double shot of Frightened Rabbit and the Twilight Sad easily sold out the Fonda Theater. Frightened Rabbit ripped through…
Andrew Youssef | March 14, 2013 - 6:27 pm
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Watch Frightened Rabbit Play Conan

On last night's episode of Conan, the Scottish band Frightened Rabbit did musical-guest duty, playing their sad-bastard anthem "The Woodpile" about as hard as a…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2013 - 11:43 am
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Frightened Rabbit – “Backyard Skulls” Video

I wrote a little bit about the new Frightened Rabbit album, Pedestrian Verse, prior to its release, and I praised it, because it's a very…
Michael Nelson | February 22, 2013 - 3:08 pm
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Frightened Rabbit – “Today’s Cross” Video

Just yesterday, the Scottish band Frightened Rabbit released Pedestrian Verse, their fourth straight album of chest-beating emotional anthems. But the video they've released today isn't…
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2013 - 1:31 pm

Stream Frightened Rabbit Pedestrian Verse

Frightened Rabbit's 2008 sophomore album, The Midnight Organ Fight, was a dark, intimate, stirring collection that dealt with themes of loneliness and sex in such…
Michael Nelson | January 28, 2013 - 3:35 pm
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Stereogum Monthly Mix: December 2012

It's the last Monthly Mix of 2012, sweet people. We did it! It hasn't been an easy run over in this corner of the blog,…
Amrit Singh | December 28, 2012 - 10:46 am
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Frightened Rabbit – “She Screams Christmas”

Frightened Rabbit seem like good dudes: They're genuinely funny guys, they write passionate songs, they leave it on the stage every night, and for Christmas,…
Michael Nelson | December 24, 2012 - 2:53 pm

Frightened Rabbit – “The Woodpile”

The video for "The Woodpile," a swollen and emotional song from braying Scottish rockers Frightened Rabbit's forthcoming Pedestrian Verse, is a single-shot tableau of a…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2012 - 9:50 am

Frightened Rabbit – “Dead Now” Video

Scotland's Frightened Rabbit released a new EP not two months ago, and followed that with a monthlong Stateside tour, but they're not slowing down yet.
Michael Nelson | November 20, 2012 - 1:06 pm
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