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Lady Gaga, it turns out, did a smart thing. She’d made a shitty, ill-advised, creeped-out video with two guys who became public pariahs shortly thereafter, if they weren’t already. And then she scrapped it, though it’s certainly possible that she leaked the piece of it that went up on TMZ. She really had to scrap… More »

An Eels concert in St. Paul took a surprising turn earlier this week when former Journey frontman Steve Perry emerged to perform Eels’ “It’s A Motherfucker” and Journey’s “Open Arms” and “Lovin’, Touchin’, Squeezin’.” That video of Perry’s first public performance in 19 years has now gone viral — over 1 million views in a… More »

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Eels – “Peach Blossom” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Between 2009 and 2010, Mark Oliver Everett's Eels released a trilogy of full-lengths in rapid succession, but the project has been mostly silent since then.
Michael Nelson | December 4, 2012 - 11:10 am

Eels – “Baby Loves Me” (Stereogum Premiere)

The previously "Looking Up” appears toward the close of Eels' Tomorrow Morning. The endlessly optimistic "Baby Loves Me" shows up toward the beginning, immediately following…
brandon | August 3, 2010 - 11:16 am

Eels – “Spectacular Girl” Video

Eels put out Hombre Lobro in 2009, six months later followed it up with the particularly bummed out End Times. The flood of material's intended…
Amrit Singh | July 23, 2010 - 5:17 pm

Eels – “Looking Up”

"Looking Up" appears toward the close of Eels forthcoming Tomorrow Morning. The 14-song collection completes the trilogy that began with Hombre Lobo and End Times.
brandon | June 17, 2010 - 11:24 am

New Eels – “End Times” (Stereogum Premiere)

E's back with a new self-produced album next week. We've been making some noise about it -- it's his best since Daisies. "End Times" is…
Amrit Singh | January 12, 2010 - 9:57 am

New Eels – “In My Younger Days” (Stereogum Premiere)

This new Eels song, from the forthcoming self-produced End Times (the one with the downcast Adrian Tomine-drawn cover) made me think about Electro-Shock Blues for…
brandon | December 2, 2009 - 4:01 pm

New Eels – “Little Bird”

It took Eels four years to follow up Blinking Lights And Other Revelations with 2009's Hombre Lobo LP. E filled that stretch by releasing useless
Amrit Singh | November 16, 2009 - 12:46 pm

The ‘Gum Drop CVIII: Hear New Lightning Bolt, Win An Eels Box Set & Poster

Lightning Bolt's fifth album Garden Of Earthly Delights (Load, 10/13) opens like a riot with "Sound Guardians." It's the perfect place to get acquainted with…
brandon | September 30, 2009 - 11:24 am

New Eels Video – “That Look You Give That Guy”

The video is fine: a subdued black and white thing about a dinner date, and also there is a pup in it. But do you…
Scott Lapatine | September 1, 2009 - 3:21 pm

Eels Offer Hombre Lobo Transmissions

Looking more and more like a werewolf himself, E performed three Hombre Lobo tunes as well as his take on that vagrant Bob Dylan’s “Girl…
brandon | August 19, 2009 - 2:02 pm

New Eels Video – “In My Dreams”

Continuing with the werewolf theme of Hombre Lobo, which happens to mean werewolf, Eels bring some hirsute lycanthropy to the gorgeously shot video for "In…
Amrit Singh | July 7, 2009 - 1:42 pm

New Eels Video – “Fresh Blood” (Stereogum Premiere)

When we posted a link to the Eel's new single "Fresh Blood," we made sure to mention the name of the new album Hombre Lobo
brandon | April 29, 2009 - 9:02 am

New Eels – “Fresh Blood”

E’s back. His new album title means “werewolf.” His new song is called “Fresh Blood.” He howls on it. Listen up at Spinner. Hombre Lobro
Amrit Singh | April 1, 2009 - 9:48 am

New Eels – “Man Up”

The new Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel film Yes Man features nine Eels songs, including the new track “Man Up,” which is currently streaming at…
brandon | November 19, 2008 - 4:25 pm

Eels’ E On The PBS Documentary About His Father

Mark Oliver Everett’s father was Hugh Everett, the physicist who pioneered the many-worlds theory before dying of a heart attack at 51. Parallel Worlds, Parallel
brandon | October 20, 2008 - 9:42 am

E From Eels Talks About Ten Years Of His Hard Work, That’s All

Eels Dropped by last week with one of their useful trinkets from Useless Trinkets: B-Sides, Rarities, Soundtracks And Unreleased, one of two releases for E's…
Amrit Singh | February 4, 2008 - 5:08 pm

The ‘Gum Drop Volume XXI: Hear New Eels, Win A Skateboard And Serj Tankian Swag

The Eels showed up as this week's 'Gum Drop with "I Want To Project You," a previously unreleased tune from Useless Trinkets: B-Sides, Soundtracks, Rarities
brandon | January 23, 2008 - 12:21 pm

Eels – “I Want To Protect You”

Dropping by this week is Eels with “I Want To Project You,” a previously unreleased tune from Useless Trinkets: B-Sides, Soundtracks, Rarities And Unreleased. Useless?
brandon | January 22, 2008 - 2:30 pm
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