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AlunaGeorge unveiled more music from their debut album, Body Music, today on BBC 1Xtra Live Lounge. Take a taste of the album's title track below, as well as the band's upbeat rendition of Frank…   Read Story »
Throughout the course of my life I have not been what you would call an R&B listener. A brief history of my dabbling: I owned a cassette copy of Boyz II Men's II because who didn't? A year later I…   Read Story »
Frank Ocean, the man behind your favorite album of the year, wrote a song for Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained but it didn't make the soundtrack. Here's what the director said about it in a…   Read Story »
Two weeks ago, we crowned Fiona Apple with the honor of Stereogum's Top Album Of 2012. Today, you guys gave your award, the vaunted Best Album Gummy, to another. We could have seen it coming, given…   Read Story »
GUMMYS WEEK CONTINUES. So we're all on the same page, let's recap the results to date. Your Best Track is Japandroids' "House That Heaven Built," your Best Video is M.I.A. and Romain Gavras's "Bad…   Read Story »
Frank Ocean continues to own our soul. Last Thursday, the man played a short set at a press conference for Spotify. And during that set, he broke out a minute-and-a-half cover of Radiohead's 1995…   Read Story »
Frank Ocean has had a pretty good year, and he's closing it out in style, cleaning up on year-end lists and now, being nominated for Grammys in six categories: Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year,…   Read Story »
Here's one of the big ones. Spin remains my favorite music publication of all time, and this year they joined Stereogum under the BUZZMedia umbrella. Spin's top 50 is appealingly loony and…   Read Story »
Divine Fits, the new Britt Daniel/Dan Boeckner/Sam Brown supergroup, have been working a few covers into their live shows recently. And at a Rhode Island show last night, they debuted a new one:…   Read Story »
Last night, Bon Iver and Frank Ocean performed at Manhattan's gorgeous Angel Orensanz Center. It was the final installment in Vitaminwater and the FADER's nine-city Uncapped series. The event was…   Read Story »