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Savages and Japanese acid rock band Bo Ningen are getting together for a collaborative album called Words To The Blind. The album is a single 37-minute track that they call "a simultaneous sonic…   Read Story »
There seems to be a bit of aggression in the air this week. Maybe the advent of spring has everyone a bit antsy -- certainly the artists who make up our 5 Best Songs Of The Week seem to feel that…   Read Story »
A quick word about Flying Lotus's "Phantasm" video and videos like it: That's a really good video! Many of the videos like it are good, too! But it's not on the list this week, and neither are any of…   Read Story »
Savages just released a new 12" single, "Fuckers" b/w "Dream Baby," and today, the A-side is joined by a video directed by Giorgio Testi. The clip features the band in concert, normally not the most…   Read Story »
This is the time of year when everyone gets very confused and worried about who's going to win big at the Grammys, and we are not facing down the sad likelihood that the music industry is about to…   Read Story »
Savages' Silence Yourself was one of last year's great debut albums, and the band's cold, severe aesthetic works just as well visually as it does musically. The band's live show is still the best…   Read Story »
Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at concerts, where shooting photo and…   Read Story »
Yesterday we started announcing the winners of our annual Gummy Awards -- Stereogum & Videogum's annual readers' poll -- with your Top 50 Albums Of 2013. And today, we move on to the category of Best…   Read Story »
Starting today we're rolling out the winners of the Gummy Awards, Stereogum & Videogum's annual readers' poll. Earlier this month we asked you to vote for 2013's best album, song, music video, new…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop's Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year's big warm-weather crossover hits were soft and breezy and…   Read Story »