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Raportti From Flow Festival 2016: Anohni, Iggy, Oatly

By this point in the summer, those of us who've attended some combination of Lollapalooza and Outside Lands and Bonnaroo and Governor's Ball and Coachella…
Scott Lapatine | August 18, 2016 - 5:40 pm

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9 Memorable Moments From Coachella 2016 Weekend 1 Friday

From over 40 miles out from the festival grounds on Interstate 10, there are billboards advertising sets over the two weekends. Most are presented with…
James Rettig | April 16, 2016 - 2:13 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Savages Adore Life

Silence Yourself must've been a hard act to follow. It's not just that Savages' 2013 was a great album, though it absolutely was. It's that…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2016 - 12:27 pm

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Depeche Mode, Savages, & Lisbon Ambiance Help Make NOS Alive One Of 2017’s Coolest Festivals

Though it's had a few different names over the years, NOS Alive has been taking place in Lisbon since 2007. Like some of its European…
Ryan Leas | July 10, 2017 - 10:13 am

Stream Kite Base Latent Whispers

Savages bassist Ayşe Hassan and fellow bassist Kendra Frost have an electronic post-punk project called Kite Base, and this week they will release their debut…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 23, 2017 - 3:23 pm

Watch Savages’ Jehnny Beth Perform “Infinity” With The xx

The xx's week-long Night + Day residency at London's O2 Brixton Academy, which wrapped up tonight, has already brought them together with Robyn and Cat
Peter Helman | March 15, 2017 - 10:37 pm

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Trentemøller – “Complicated” (Feat. Jehnny Beth) Video

"Loving me is complicated," sings Savages' Jehnny Beth on Anders Trentemøller's "Complicated." Today the track gets a visual treatment that accurately reflects its title, a…
Margaret Farrell | December 9, 2016 - 9:02 am

Skepta Wins 2016 Mercury Prize

Skepta's Konnichiwa has won the 2016 Mercury Prize, the annual award honoring the best album (as selected by a panel of judges) from Great Britain…
James Rettig | September 15, 2016 - 5:01 pm

David Bowie, Radiohead, ANOHNI Nominated For 2016 Mercury Prize

For the past 26 years, a panel of British music experts and industry figures has gotten together to award the Mercury Prize, the prize that…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2016 - 8:51 am

Wilco, Savages, Julia Holter Curate Le Guess Who’s 2016 Lineup

Dutch music festival Le Guess Who? is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in its home base of Utrecht, and the organizers have invited four…
James Rettig | July 20, 2016 - 3:26 pm

14 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Music Festival 2016

Pitchfork Music Festival went down in Chicago over the weekend, bringing an assortment of acts from across the musical spectrum to Union Park. The festival's…
Tom Breihan & Chris DeVille | July 18, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Savages’ Jehnny Beth Responds To Sufjan Stevens’ Critique Of Their Album Cover

Back when Savages' debut LP Silence Yourself came out in 2013, Sufjan Stevens (of all people) wrote a nerdy Tumblr post critiquing "a very uncool…
James Rettig | July 5, 2016 - 2:19 pm

Trentemøller – “River In Me” (Feat. Jehnny Beth) Video

The Danish dance producer Trentemøller mixed Adore Life, the album that the great UK postpunk band Savages released earlier this year. And now that Trentemøller's…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2016 - 9:21 am

7 Memorable Moments From Primavera Sound 2016 Friday

As Stereogum's resident Radiohead fanboy, for me, Friday at Primavera Sound was all about Thom Yorke and company. My whole night was planned around achieving…
Chris DeVille | June 4, 2016 - 8:47 am

Watch Savages Play “Adore” On Ellen

It's always cool when Savages bring their stark, dramatic postpunk to American late-night TV. The idea that they are now doing this shit on American…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2016 - 3:12 pm

Watch Savages’ Intense “Adore” Performance On Colbert

There are very few bands who give off the level of powerfully dark vibes that Savages emit whenever they're onstage, and even their TV performances…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2016 - 9:05 am
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