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There’s no other band that sounds quite like Grass Widow. The San Francisco post-punk three-piece composed of drummer Lillian Maring, guitarist Raven Mahon, and bassist Hannah Lew consistently churns out complex and catchy songs that blend genres, pairing sounds like spacey Moog with powerful punk beats and three-part harmonies. They put out two albums o… More »

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Cold Beat – “Cracks” (Stereogum Premiere)

Hannah Lew knows how to be fearless. First, as part of San Francisco post-punk trio Grass Widow, she joined Lillian Maring and Raven Mahon i…
Caitlin White | July 8, 2015 - 10:03 am

Cold Beat – “Worms”

Grass Widow have always maintained an uncompromisingly art-first ethos about music, releasing finely-crafted records brimming with ideas and inspirations. So it's unsurprising that members of…
Liz Pelly | September 28, 2013 - 7:38 pm

Grass Widow – “Goldilocks Zone” Video

The clip for Grass Widow's "Goldilocks Zone" -- a term that refers to a hypothetical habitat for extraterrestrial life -- marries Twilight Zone-y visuals with…
Corban Goble | June 7, 2012 - 11:37 am

Stream Grass Widow Internal Logic (Stereogum Premiere)

"Goldilocks Zone," a track we posted in March, was the first glimpse we had of Grass Widow's new one Internal Logic, a propulsive groove that…
Corban Goble | May 21, 2012 - 11:46 am

Grass Widow – “Goldilocks Zone”

We last heard from Grass Widow earlier this year, when we posted their single "Disappearing Industries." Now, the trio is preparing to release a new…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2012 - 5:10 pm

Grass Widow – “Disappearing Industries”

San Francisco's Grass Widow have a new split 7" (with the band Nature) on the way next month. It comes via M'Lady's Records. The label…
Amrit Singh | January 6, 2012 - 5:06 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

Grass Widow – “11 Of Diamonds” Video

Our last taste of Past Time came via the pastoral "Shadow," a track featuring the group's signature three-part harmonizing. The SF trio occasionally put random…
brandon | September 24, 2010 - 3:48 pm

Grass Widow – “Shadow” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last year Grass Widow released a self-titled LP via Make-A-Mess and a 12" on Captured Tracks. In August, expect a new full length Past Time
brandon | June 22, 2010 - 11:25 am