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Starting today we're rolling out the winners of the Gummy Awards, Stereogum & Videogum's annual readers' poll. Earlier this month we asked you to vote for 2013's best album, song, music video, new…   Read Story »
Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal way to sum up a year in music. It is a process…   Read Story »
The list of artists who don't much like Spotify -- and, specifically, the streaming service's practice of paying artists very little money -- has lately grown to include distinguished types like Thom…   Read Story »
Since the release of Holy Fire this February, British rockers Foals have now released videos for five of their new songs, the most recent being "Out Of The Woods." From the grungy, head-banging first…   Read Story »
The final day of Outside Lands was definitely a more mellow affair than Saturday with its NIN headlined attack. Most people entering in the afternoon were greeted by Kurt Vile's excellent set on the…   Read Story »
A few weeks ago, She & Him re-ignited the timeless question of smartphone usage at concerts when they banned cameras at their Toronto Urban Roots Fest performance. It's an increasingly common request…   Read Story »
Foals last worked with director Nabil Elderkin on the seriously NSFW "Late Night" video. The band and director are paired up again for the "Bad Habit" clip, which is about as objectionable as the…   Read Story »
Usually, especially during the weeks where I liked a K-pop video or two, I do my best to explain what, exactly, I enjoy about the videos I list here. This week, though, Scott and I are on our way out…   Read Story »
Foals have now released three videos from their new LP, Holy Fire, two of which have received the NSFW tag: first single "Inhaler" and now "Late Night." That's probably not a bad strategy; no…   Read Story »
When Tom named Pissed Jeans' Honeys Album Of The Week, commenter Robert Wohner implored us to not overlook Foals, who also released a new album last week: their third full-length, Holy Fire. I told…   Read Story »