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I've heard people compare Iceage's new Plowing The Fields Of Love to the Mekons' 1985 classic Fear And Whiskey, but when I listen to it, the album I'm reminded of most is the Libertines' self-titled…   Read Story »
When the Danish band Iceage dropped the video for their new song "The Lord's Favorite" earlier this summer, it was clear that the track wasn't just a one-off. It signaled a big shift, away from…   Read Story »
Danish punk Iceage released their last album You're Nothing just last year, and today, they've already returned with a new song, a slurry and falling-apart rockabilly number called "The Lord's…   Read Story »
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 »
Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop's Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year's big warm-weather crossover hits were soft and breezy and…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, Iceage released their sophomore LP, You're Nothing, but will close out 2013 with new material via a covers 7". The release includes takes on Sinead O'Connor's sparse,…   Read Story »
In its 12th year, Øya Festival brought another diverse set of artists to Oslo's Medieval Park over four days last week. Among the performers were Blur, the Knife, Kraftwerk, Kendrick Lamar, Slayer,…   Read Story »
This week, for the 237th time, our country tis of thee will celebrate its Miss Independence. Which means that this week, for the fourth time, our blog will celebrate the arrival of Cruel Summer, our…   Read Story »
The excellent Danish punk band Lower are part of the same Copenhagen scene that produced Iceage and Vår (as well as Marching Church and Sexdrome, among others). Based only on the few higher-profile…   Read Story »