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Gummy Awards

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Albums Of 2012

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…
Stereogum | December 19, 2012 - 2:13 pm
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Gummy Awards

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2012

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,"
Stereogum | December 13, 2012 - 2:19 pm
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Watch Frank Ocean Cover Radiohead’s “Fake Plastic Trees”

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,…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2012 - 9:32 am
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Frank Ocean Nominated For 6 Grammys

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…
Michael Nelson | December 5, 2012 - 11:40 pm
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List

Spin’s 50 Best Albums Of 2012

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.
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 12:51 pm
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Watch Divine Fits Cover Frank Ocean

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…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2012 - 10:23 am
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Bon Iver, Frank Ocean @ Angel Orensanz Center, NYC 9/24/12

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…
Michael Nelson | September 25, 2012 - 1:02 pm

Frank Ocean – “Blue Whale”

Last night, as he was performing at Fader's final Uncapped event -- more on that later -- a new Frank Ocean recording popped up online,…
Corban Goble | September 25, 2012 - 8:59 am
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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

So this was a ridiculously great week for videos -- great enough, even, that G-Dragon released yet another perfectly absurd slice of cartoonish awesomeness, one…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2012 - 11:49 am
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Watch Frank Ocean Play SNL

Last night, Frank Ocean performed on the first episode of Saturday Night Live's new season, which was hosted by Seth MacFarlane. If you've been dying…
Corban Goble | September 16, 2012 - 9:09 pm
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Frank Ocean – “Pyramids” Video (NSFW)

It was a big weekend for Frank, who, after performing on the season opener of Saturday Night Live, dropped a new, glossy clip for his…
Corban Goble | September 16, 2012 - 9:05 pm
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Hear Flying Lotus’s Frank Ocean Remix

Late last night, bass music king Flying Lotus posted a new track, "Binge Eating Without You," on his Soundcloud, adding a note that the track…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2012 - 8:30 am
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Watch Frank Ocean Play The VMAs

At least one of your Stereogum correspondents is so lame and old that he didn't actually watch last night's VMAs, for like the first time…
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2012 - 8:56 am
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Stevie Wonder Attempts To Clarify Frank Ocean Sexuality Comments

Last week, writer Paul Lester asked Stevie Wonder about Frank Ocean. This should've been a pretty innocuous question, a chance for an elder statesman genius…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2012 - 9:48 am
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Frank Ocean To Play SNL, VMAs

According to Entertainment Weekly, Frank Ocean will be the musical guest the 9/15 season opener Saturday Night Live. This comes on the heels of (less…
Corban Goble | August 29, 2012 - 9:48 am
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Mann – “Bend Ya” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Frank Ocean)

Here's a new one from L.A. rapper Mann, a druggy track that just happens to host two high profile features, that of Frank Ocean and…
Corban Goble | August 21, 2012 - 12:18 pm
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Øyafestivalen 2012 In Photos

The always-eclectic Øya collected dozens of big name international acts and local bands to Oslo's Medieval Park and neighboring clubs over four days last week.
Scott Lapatine | August 14, 2012 - 12:56 pm

Lollapalooza 2012: Frank Ocean, RHCP, The Weeknd, & Mud

For Sunday's recap and photos, click here. For Friday's recap and photos, click here. Saturday's recap below... The perpetual low of…
Liz Pelly | August 5, 2012 - 1:51 pm
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Frank Ocean @ Terminal 5, NYC 7/26/12

Though Frank Ocean has performed in New York before, those shows were lesser moments, by design; to date, he's appeared on stage with Odd Future…
Corban Goble | July 27, 2012 - 11:46 am
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Watch Nite Jewel Cover Frank Ocean

A little while ago, Nite Jewel's Ramona Gonzalez dropped a cover of Frank Ocean's Channel Orange scene-setter "Thinking About You" via her Soundcloud, a track…
Corban Goble | July 23, 2012 - 4:28 pm
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