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Treefort Music Fest 2015 Lineup

Boise, Idaho hosts one of the best-named music festivals in America, the Treefort Music Fest. I'm pretty sure there are no actual treehouse venues included…
Caitlin White | January 27, 2015 - 5:54 pm

David Byrne’s Luaka Bop Holding 25th Anniversary Events In NYC Elevator Museum, Old-School Italian Restaurant, Karaoke Bar

David Byrne's Luaka Bop label is turning 25 sometime soon (the label admits they don't know exactly when it began -- "some time in the…
James Rettig | September 30, 2014 - 10:15 pm

Saint Rich – “Sorry/Sadly” (Delicate Steve Side Project)

Here's a cut from the new Delicate Steve side project Saint Rich, an uptempo, multi-chambered classic rocker that finds guitars diving in all around the…
Corban Goble | November 1, 2012 - 4:24 pm

Hear Seltzer Boys (Suckers’ Austin Fisher, Yeasayer’s Anand Wilder, Delicate Steve, Al Carlson) In This Snowboarding Video

Next year, Suckers’ Austin Fisher, Yeasayer’s Anand Wilder, Delicate Steve’s Steve Marion and producer Al Carlson will put out a record as Seltzer Boys, a…
Corban Goble | October 17, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Delicate Steve – “Redeemer” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Multi-instrumentalist Steve Marion makes ebullient, worldly music that's propelled not by vocals (which are typically abstracted and peripheral, if present at all), but rather gliding…
Amrit Singh | September 12, 2012 - 3:59 pm

Stream Delicate Steve’s Positive Force

This is the story of how versatile young Luaka Bop multi-instrumental composer Delicate Steve got his friends to put his album on their Facebook walls.
Amrit Singh | June 27, 2012 - 2:57 pm

Ra Ra Riot Cover Steve Winwood With Delicate Steve

On 4/21, Record Store Day, Barsuk and Luaka Bop will release a split 7" from Ra Ra Riot and Delicate Steve. On one side, Delicate…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 10:12 am

Delicate Steve – “Afria Talks To You”

David Byrne's Luaka Bop label has Stereogum CMJ party alum Delicate Steve down for a new album this May. It's called Positive Force, which is…
Amrit Singh | March 9, 2012 - 1:14 pm

CMJ 2011: Class Superlatives & Our Finest Photos

We're on the other side of CMJ now, which you could probably tell by the uptick in the music news cycle, or by some bloggers'…
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2011 - 6:19 pm

CMJ 2011: Stereogum/Popgun Showcase @ Glasslands 10/18/11 Feat. Titus Andronicus, Delicate Steve, Mr. Dream, Cuckoo Chaos, Hollerado

So, CMJ. It’s begun. This year we decided to get our shots in early, in some sort of a sado-masochistic attempt to be as lifeless…
Amrit Singh | October 19, 2011 - 4:04 pm

Stereogum CMJ 2011: John Maus, Oneohtrix Point Never Added To Animal Collective DJs, Titus Andronicus, Etc.

UPDATE: We are happy to announce that Four Tet has been added to this bill, and will DJ from 8-9PM (which is precisely the time…
Amrit Singh | October 17, 2011 - 9:24 am

Stereogum CMJ Parties 2011: Titus Andronicus, Animal Collective’s Geologist & Deakin, Twin Sister, More

Next week, NYC's streets will be teeming with a mix of earnest collegiate indie rock aficionados and grizzled music biz veterans. There will be wonderful…
Amrit Singh | October 10, 2011 - 4:46 pm

Delicate Steve – “Don’t Get Stuck (Proud Elephants)” MP3 & Video

New Jersey avant popster Delicate Steve -- real name Steve Marion, he of Our Band Could Be Your Life tribute and balling with Nat Baldwin
Corban Goble | September 29, 2011 - 12:53 pm

Our Band Could Be Your Life Tribute @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 5/22/11

It's ten years since Michael Azerrad first published his defining DIY '80s scene portrait Our Band Could Be Your Life, which covered an independent music…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2011 - 10:01 am

Dirty Projectors, St. Vincent, Ted Leo, tUnE-yArDs Team Up For Our Band Could Be Your Life: The Concert

Michael Azerrad's Our Band Could Be Your Life: Scenes From The American Indie Underground 1981-1991 is a great book, an essential read for folks who…
brandon | March 8, 2011 - 3:14 pm

Delicate Steve – “Wondervisions” Video (Feat. Nat Baldwin)

New Jersey's Delicate Steve is the solo project of 23-year-old multi-instrumentalist Steve Marion (he's got a band for live shows). It's an instrumental project with…
jessica | December 2, 2010 - 9:38 am