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Coachella 2013 Friday: Blur, Modest Mouse, Grinderman, & More

"It’s the homeland!" one of the girls on the hotel shuttle yelped as we neared the festival. It really begged the question -- who is…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 13, 2013 - 2:11 pm

SXSW 2013 Tuesday: Japandroids, Divine Fits, Marnie Stern

The 'Gum crew got into Austin last night and made the most of SXSW Music's slow ramp-up into full on noise-overwhelming-the-signal mode. The options were…
Stereogum | March 13, 2013 - 1:52 pm

Japandroids Win Canucks Entrance Song Honors

Japandroids' towering anthem "The House That Heaven Built" was already our indie song of the summer last year, and now it has another severely awesome…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2013 - 4:49 pm

Watch Japandroids Play Conan

Last night, Japandroids, one of our finest rock bands currently working, brought their thunderous simplicity to the stage at Conan, blasting through the Celebration Rock
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2013 - 9:31 am

Vote For Japandroids “House That Heaven Built” To Be Official NHL Entrance Song

Do you love hockey? Do you love Japandroids? Do I really even need to ask? Well, the Vancouver Canucks are looking for a new entrance…
Miles Bowe | February 19, 2013 - 11:48 am

Fun Fun Fun Fest: The Rest Of Our Photos: Fucked Up, Superchunk, A Place To Bury Strangers, And More

Well, the fun is officially over -- Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012 concluded yesterday with sets from Fucked Up, Japandroids, Deerhoof, Ceremony, Fang Island, Turbonegro,…
Michael Nelson | November 5, 2012 - 1:06 pm

Incubate Festival 2012 In Photos

Last week, from 9/10 - 9/16, the Incubate festival moved into the city of Tilburg, in the Netherlands. Along with a range of other cultural…
Michael Nelson | September 19, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week saw a serious abundance of straight-up fun, ridiculous videos -- four-minute blasts of joy that didn't take themselves the tiniest bit seriously. I'll…
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2012 - 12:32 pm

Japandroids – “The House That Heaven Built” Video

You, the readers of Stereogum, have already anointed Japandroids' bleeding-heart banger "The House That Heaven Built" as the Indie Song Of The Summer, so obviously…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2012 - 11:43 am

Pitchfork Festival 2012: Dirty Projectors, ASAP Rocky, Purity Ring & More

Friday's first day of Pitchfork Festival wasted no time getting into it, where many festival entrants walked in to the fully-wrought hypnotic swirl of Lower…
Corban Goble | July 14, 2012 - 1:19 pm

Watch Japandroids Play Fallon

Japandroids returned to Fallon to play "Fire's Highway" as well as "The House That Heaven Built," which is a web-exclusive. On the latter performance, Roots…
Corban Goble | June 9, 2012 - 1:16 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Japandroids Celebration Rock

In their Progress Report interview, and in this Pitchfork interview, the two fairly unassuming late-20s dudes in Japandroids talk a lot about how they love…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2012 - 3:06 pm

Stream Japandroids Celebration Rock

Japandroids' raucous sophomore LP is one of our favorite albums of the year so far, an achievement all the more notable because, as they told…
Scott Lapatine | May 28, 2012 - 1:04 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Japandroids

Name: Japandroids Progress Report: Brian King talks about the duo’s highly anticipated sophomore album, Celebration Rock. Canadian pop-thrash duo Japandroids will release…
T. Cole Rachel | May 8, 2012 - 10:11 am