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For this #tbt chapter of Radiohead Week, we’re reissuing (ha) our original track-for-track tribute to OK Computer. Stereogum’s free, downloadable compilation was released in July 2007 on the 10th anniversary of Radiohead’s classic album, and was the first in a series of tribute albums we’ve produced over the years. (You can check out our tribute… More »

Even though there’s something sacred about time-honored traditions, there’s only so many years you and your beloveds can sit beside the Christmas tree and listen to Sufjan or “Last Christmas” or the same old yuletide indie rock. It’s time we spruced up our collective Xmas indie rock playlist with some newness! Even if Christmas isn’tMore »

This could be the first you’re hearing of Denmark’s Slaraffenland. Or maybe you’ve been hip to their experimental art-rock surges since their rare NYC appearances over the past two years. Regardless, the band is finally ready to release a full-length States side — their first song collection since a self-released EP in ’05 — and… More »

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New Slaraffenland – “Open Your Eyes” (Stereogum Premiere)

Since getting started in 2002, the Danish quintet Slaraffenland have impressively honed their pop. You heard a sample of it via the forthcoming We're on
brandon | August 24, 2009 - 11:12 am

New Slaraffenland – “Meet And Greet”

It's that time in the cycle where all the Class of '06 BTWs start making noise again. Yesterday the Twilight Sad dropped another sliver from…
Amrit Singh | June 30, 2009 - 4:46 pm

New Slaraffenland – “I’m A Machine”

Here's some murky, submerged pop from Copenhagen-based BTW Slaraffenland. It's an interestingly underwater track from the quintet -- the horns and breezy melody tug it…
brandon | May 5, 2008 - 1:30 pm

SXSW: Wednesday Featured Showcases

You don't need us to tell you that if you want to see R.E.M. tonight you should have started lining up at Stubb's two days…
Amrit Singh | March 9, 2008 - 1:59 pm

Stereogum Presents… OKX: A Tribute To OK Computer

There's no way Pablo Honey or even The Bends could have prepared us for OK Computer. This isn't a new thought, but it is worth…
Stereogum | July 10, 2007 - 12:50 pm

New Slaraffenland – “Dust (Me As A Monster)”

After a rouse about SXSW, band to watch Slaraffenland took a brief respite to their native Denmark, from where they dispatch this non-album track for…
Stereogum | May 10, 2007 - 1:21 pm

SXSW: The Twilight Sad/Rob Crow/Slaraffenland @ Mohawk

Seems like it's getting a little more crowded by the minute down here, so picking a venue with a solid bill top to bottom is…
Stereogum | March 16, 2007 - 1:11 pm