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2016 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2016

In an age when major-label artists are putting out bloated albums in an effort to rack up the most streaming equivalent units, it can sometimes…
James Rettig | December 2, 2016 - 12:00 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We celebrated the '90s this week by reflecting on some of the decade's most bizarre cultural moments and artifacts. We looked back on surreal times…
Stereogum | May 20, 2016 - 5:46 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Slow week over here at Stereogum. HAHAHA j/k. To quote one Kanye West: "Release dates is played out. So the surprise is going to be…
Stereogum | May 6, 2016 - 5:54 pm

More Braids stories

Braids – “Joni” Video

We named Braids' song "Joni" one of last week's best, and today the Canadian band debuted a video for it. The MiM-directed clip was shot…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 24, 2016 - 10:38 am

Stream Braids Companion EP

Braids released their beautiful full-length Deep In The Iris last year, and they will follow it up next week with an accompanying EP. Companion delves…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 13, 2016 - 2:46 pm

Braids – “Companion” Video

Braids are following up last year's fantastic Deep In The Iris with a new four-track EP, Companion, which was written during the same sessions as…
James Rettig | April 29, 2016 - 11:01 am

The Weeknd, Braids, DFA1979 Win Junos; Arcade Fire Accept Humanitarian Award

The Juno Awards, aka the Canadian Grammys, are going down tonight. But a bunch of awards were already presented last night at a gala dinner…
Peter Helman | April 3, 2016 - 2:03 pm

Drake, The Weeknd, Majical Cloudz, Tobias Jesso Up For Juno Awards

The Juno Awards, Canada's answer to the Grammys, announced their 2016 nominations today. And like this year's Grammy nods, the field of contenders is actually
Chris DeVille | February 2, 2016 - 4:19 pm

Braids – “Amends (Dave Harrington Edit)”

Dave Harrington, formerly one-half of Darkside, is near the end of his 12 Days of Remixes run. He's already shared mixes of Beyoncé, Michael Jackson,…
Charles Innis | December 10, 2015 - 11:33 am

2015 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am

Braids – “Bunny Rose” Video

Braids have shared a video for "Bunny Rose," a track from the Canadian band's most recent album, Deep In The Iris. It stars Raphaelle Standell…
James Rettig | November 4, 2015 - 10:34 am

Braids – “Taste” Video (NSFW)

I can already feel Braids' great new album, Deep In The Iris, being relegated to the same perpetually underrated status as their previous two releases,…
James Rettig | October 5, 2015 - 12:51 pm

Watch Braids, Alvvays, Viet Cong Perform, Toronto Symphony Cover Drake At Polaris Music Prize Gala

Last night was Canada's prestigious Polaris Music Prize awards. The official honor went to 74-year-old Buffy Sainte-Marie, but several other artists gave stunning performances at…
Caitlin White | September 22, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Livestream The 2015 Polaris Music Prize Gala

Every year, a bunch of Canadian music nerds get together to bestow the prestigious Polaris Music Prize upon whichever album they deem to be Canada's…
Peter Helman | September 21, 2015 - 7:40 pm

Braids – “Miniskirt” Video

When I wrote about "Miniskirt," the first single off of Braids' Deep In The Iris, I claimed that it was a feminist anthem, an aggressive…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 3, 2015 - 10:47 am
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