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Vennart – “Don’t Forget The Joker”

The Demon Joke is the debut album from former Oceansize frontman Mike Vennart; it's not out till next month, but I find myself prematurely, preemptively…
Michael Nelson | May 28, 2015 - 12:16 pm

Vennart – “Operate” (Stereogum Premiere)

Soon after the demise of Britpop, the United Kingdom produced a wave of excellent guitar bands that had trouble finding traction in the States; band…
Michael Nelson | May 7, 2015 - 11:59 am

Trent Reznor Says Biffy Clyro Fucked NIN’s Reading Set

Right now, Trent Reznor and his reactivated Nine Inch Nails are on a big comeback tour, bringing an elaborate show inspired by the Talking Heads'…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2013 - 9:51 am

Watch Biffy Clyro Cover Vampire Weekend’s “Diane Young”

Scotland's Biffy Clyro are responsible for one of my favorite albums of 2013, the double-LP Opposites, while Vampire Weekend released the Stereogum consensus choice for…
Michael Nelson | August 20, 2013 - 1:39 pm

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

Biffy Clyro – “Different People” Live In London Video (Stereogum Premiere)

As far as I know, the the biggest NYC venue headlined to date by Biffy Clyro is the 500-capacity Gramercy Theater. I've seen them there,…
Michael Nelson | May 7, 2013 - 11:42 am

10 Less Obvious Must-See Sets At Coachella ’13

Coachella Weekend 1 strikes tomorrow! If you’re heading out to Indio for the festival, we know you’re probably intending to check out Blur, Phoenix, the…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 11, 2013 - 11:36 am

Biffy Clyro – “Biblical” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In the video for Biffy Clyro's "Biblical," the band's frontman Simon Neil gets a phone call that sets off a violent series of events --…
Michael Nelson | March 6, 2013 - 9:00 am

Stream Biffy Clyro Opposites

I wrote a lot about Biffy Clyro last week, when we premiered "Modern Magic Forumla," from their new album Opposites. Since then, that album ha…
Michael Nelson | March 5, 2013 - 12:11 pm

Biffy Clyro – “Modern Magic Formula” (Stereogum Premiere)

What follows is a somewhat-lengthy digression on the nature of one person's fandom. To skip to the song-reviw portion of this post, click here.
Michael Nelson | February 25, 2013 - 12:57 pm

Glastonbury 2011 In Photos & Video

Beyoncé doesn't normally play festivals, but by all accounts she killed it at Worth Farm last night. After her Glasto headline performance the star told…
Scott Lapatine | June 27, 2011 - 11:31 am

Iceland Airwaves ’08 Report

Before we kick off the bulk of this week's CMJ coverage, we're gonna look all the way back to last week's Iceland Airwaves Festival. Stereogum…
Scott Lapatine | October 22, 2008 - 9:22 pm

Pitchfork’s Worst Album Covers Of 2007

Our friends at Pitchfork -- if there's one thing they know, it's how to hate with style. Today the point-lovers set aside their trusty numeric…
Stereogum | December 13, 2007 - 10:59 am

Stereogum Does CMJ: We Are Wolves/Cut Off Your Hands/Imperial Teen/Biffy Clyro @ FADER Sideshow, NYC 10/18/07

That's Biffy, nearly in the buff up there. So. We've had more than enough bands from Canada and/or bands with lupine names over…
Stereogum | October 20, 2007 - 2:21 pm