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2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Angel Olsen My Woman

A pillowy synth can be a lot of things. It can even be a thrown gauntlet. That's what it is for Angel Olsen. That pillowy…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2016 - 12:08 pm

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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

Hear Angel Olsen Break Down “Shut Up Kiss Me” On Song Exploder

On the Song Exploder podcast, artists and songwriters dig deep into the process of a single particular song, walking us through the steps of how…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2016 - 8:35 am

Watch Angel Olsen Perform With The Raincoats At Rough Trade 40th Anniversary Event

Angel Olsen and the Raincoats performed together last night at London's Islington Assembly Hall as part of a series of collaborative concerts in honor of…
James Rettig | November 4, 2016 - 1:42 pm

Angel Olsen, Explosions In The Sky, & More Made Basilica SoundScape 2016 An Idyllic, Otherworldly Festival

Basilica SoundScape is an outlier. It's sort of a festival, I guess? But it doesn't feel anything like what that term would stereotypically suggest in…
Ryan Leas | September 19, 2016 - 1:32 pm

Cass McCombs – “Opposite House” (Feat. Angel Olsen) Video

In making the NSFW video for "Medusa's Outhouse," one of the songs from his new album Mangy Love, Cass McCombs took us, improbably enough, inside…
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2016 - 10:46 am

“Shut Up Kiss Me” And Watch Angel Olsen On Colbert

Angel Olsen's My Woman is out this Friday, and to promote it she stopped by the Ed Sullivan Theater to play the album's stunning single…
Chris DeVille | August 30, 2016 - 9:21 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Over the weekend, we received a gift from not-a-god Frank Ocean: a long, complicated, beautiful LP called Blonde. We thought we lucked out with Endless,…
Stereogum | August 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm

Angel Olsen – “Sister” Video

Angel Olsen has unveiled a video for "Sister," the third single after "Intern" and "Shut Up Kiss Me" from her upcoming album My Woman. It…
James Rettig | August 24, 2016 - 9:48 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Just last week we bore witness to the birth of Britain's Independence Day, and now, we prepare to celebrate our own. The more things change,…
Stereogum | July 1, 2016 - 3:37 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was certainly an eventful week in the music-video universe, though not entirely for good reasons. The thing that sucked up all the oxygen in…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm

Angel Olsen – “Shut Up Kiss Me” Video

Earlier this month, Angel Olsen shared a video for a shimmering new synthpop song called "Intern." Soon afterward, she announced the impending release of a…
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2016 - 9:19 am

Angel Olsen My Woman Details

Last week, Angel Olsen shared a trailer for a hypnotic new synthpop song called "Intern." The trailer didn't even include the whole song, but it…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2016 - 9:34 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Staging a summer festival in NYC is always a gamble, and this is a pretty bad year for Governors Ball to come up snake eyes.
Stereogum | June 3, 2016 - 4:51 pm
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