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From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead’s fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

Now that December is upon us, publications are starting to roll out their year-end lists. In the preface to our own countdown of the year’s best albums, we noted how subjective that pursuit is, but there is a more objective way to determine what music ruled 2014: cold hard facts. And what do you know,… More »

The literary giant Alexis Krauss said it best: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From big-budget campaigns to no-budget crowdfunding, the haves and have-nots alike made selling albums an art unto itself this year, staving off the format’s impending extinction for now and turning music fandom into an exceptionally… More »

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New Grizzly Bear Video – “Two Weeks”

Ed Droste's behind-the-scenes photos suggested frequent Feist director Patrick Daughters was taking Grizzly Bear to church for "Two Weeks." True. But the video for the…
Scott Lapatine | May 22, 2009 - 8:59 am
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Grizzly Bear Bumped From Letterman

It happens to the best of ‘em. GM’s Bob Lutz talked so much on last night’s Late Show, there was no time for a string…
Scott Lapatine | May 21, 2009 - 1:49 am
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Fred Falke Remixes Grizzly Bear

Just when you were thinking of being over "Two Weeks." The Remixer Of The Year race I just made up seemed to be tipped i…
Amrit Singh | May 11, 2009 - 3:02 pm
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Grizzly Bear’s “While You Wait For The Others” On Jools

In addition to their UK TV debut with “Two Weeks” last week, Grizzly Bear performed Veckatimest’s other pre-release sensation “While You Wait For The Others”…
Amrit Singh | May 11, 2009 - 10:36 am

Grizzly Bear Make Their UK TV Debut On Jools Holland

Grizzly Bear finally broke the telly-glass ceiling last night. Via Ed's Twitter account of the evening, we know one song went live, with two more…
Amrit Singh | May 6, 2009 - 9:32 am
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Dan Rossen Covers JoJo For The New Yorker

Well, it was actually for Ed Droste's birthday, but he performed it as part of the New Yorker's "Love Is Strange" Speakeasy event this past…
brandon | April 15, 2009 - 5:15 pm
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Grizzly Bear Does “Two Weeks” Live For The First Time With Victoria From Beach House

If Twitter's good for anything (probably not), it could be the realization that most rock stars live lives primarily built of small moments just a…
Amrit Singh | March 25, 2009 - 10:00 am
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SXSW 2009: Friday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy On Friday we shook off the early-morning cobwebs and made a beeline to the Pitchfork/Windish Bash in time to…
brandon | March 22, 2009 - 12:09 pm
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New Grizzly Bear – “Southern Point”

Yesterday, in Stereogum's 101st blog post (jesus) on Grizzly Bear, we highlighted "Cheerleader," which Amrit called "an outright standout on an LP full of them."…
Scott Lapatine | March 18, 2009 - 10:54 am
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New Grizzly Bear – “Cheerleader”

Oh right, Grizzly Bear have a new record. Whatever you think of Veckatimest, and most of you seem to think a lot vis a vi…
Amrit Singh | March 17, 2009 - 10:56 am
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New Foreign Born – “Vacationing People”

These days the new cool is getting artist blogs to blog about other artists. Extra cool hunting points are awarded if you go Kanye-style and…
Amrit Singh | March 6, 2009 - 1:25 pm
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Premature Evaluation: Grizzly Bear – Veckatimest

No secret we've been excited about this one for awhile. And as the band blogged, it's no secret that a transcode of the album i…
Amrit Singh | March 5, 2009 - 2:18 pm
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Grizzly Bear Blog About Veckatimest Leak, Announce Tour Dates

If you didn't hear from your message board or torrent tracking site of choice, you probably did from Ed Droste's Twitter: Veckatimest leaked. If you…
Amrit Singh | March 4, 2009 - 12:01 pm
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Grizzly Bear/Final Fantasy With The Brooklyn Philharmonic @ BAM, Brooklyn 2/28/09

Well, that was wonderful. On Saturday night at the Brooklyn Academy Of Music, Final Fantasy and Grizzly Bear experimented with full sets of material accompanied…
Amrit Singh | March 1, 2009 - 6:04 pm
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Grizzly Bear’s Veckatimest Album Art, Tracklist

So after finding out what the-album-that-somehow-comes-up-in-every-comment-thread was called, the only outstanding issue was: how exactly do you visually conceptualize a Veckatimest? I figure either you…
Amrit Singh | February 13, 2009 - 6:40 pm
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New Grizzly Bear Album Gets A Title And It’s … Veckatimest

You know, one of the Elizabeth Islands of Dukes County, Massachusetts, USA.? But you already guessed that from Ed's recent Twitter riddle: New album…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2009 - 3:17 pm
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Progress Report: Grizzly Bear

NAME: Grizzly Bear PROGRESS REPORT: Mixing…
Jessica | February 4, 2009 - 1:45 pm
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Grizzly Bear’s “Service Bell” Now With Extra Feist

On Horn Of Plenty, “Service Bell” was just a lonely little Droste with a dorm room and a four-track. Years later he gets to revisit…
Amrit Singh | January 28, 2009 - 10:31 am
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New Grizzly Bear – “Deep Blue Sea”

Continuing the daily track-by-track unveiling of the Dressner brothers’ Dark Was The Night charity comp, today’s tune is a reworked studio version of Grizzly’s “Dee…
Amrit Singh | January 19, 2009 - 10:08 am
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Stereogum’s Favorite Artists’ Favorite Things In 2008

We love year-end lists, it's really a shame that no one made any this month. To remedy that, we asked a handful of our favorite…
Scott Lapatine | December 24, 2008 - 12:36 am
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