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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Japandroids Celebration Rock

A couple of months ago, someone I follow on Twitter posted a video of some kids goofing around in their basement/rec room area to the…
Corban Goble | April 30, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Japandroids – “Jack The Ripper” (Nick Cave Cover)

Last week, we posted "The House That Heaven Built," the excellent new track from ragged Canadian destroyers Japandroids. That track is the first single from…
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2012 - 9:19 am


Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

HBO's medieval drama Game Of Thrones premieres April 1, and this season's plot involves five different claims to the throne and these respective factions' ongoing…
Stereogum | March 29, 2012 - 10:32 am

Japandroids – “The House That Heaven Built”

In the buildup to Japandroids' new album, Celebration Rock, the duo has been playing some awesome-sounding new stuff, so it's no surprise that the new…
Corban Goble | March 26, 2012 - 2:55 pm

Watch Japandroids Play New Track “Fire’s Highway”

Vancouver fuzz-rock duo Japandroids may just have a fistful of new songs. Earlier this month, we posted live footage of them playing the new track…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2011 - 11:41 am

Japandroids Debut “Adrenaline Nightshift” In Dallas

It's been a second since we heard anything new from these dudes, but last night, punk pop standouts Japandroids debuted a new song called "Adrenaline…
Corban Goble | September 12, 2011 - 5:51 pm

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: October 2010

This weekend in Las Vegas, Matador Records is celebrating 21 years of shaping the ship of independent music with a fearsome deepdive through its roster,…
Stereogum | October 1, 2010 - 12:41 pm

Japandroids – “Heavenward Grand Prix” (Stereogum Premiere)

Japandroids mix-up that blurry, punked post-Lync sound on "Heavenward Grand Prix," a mid-tempo track that might remind you of slightly older (to say, younger) Thermals…
Brandon Stosuy | September 9, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Japandroids – “Younger Us”

Vancouver duo Japandroids' oldish McLusky cover resurfaced recently in the name of Saucony. "Younger Us" also comes with its share of nostalgia. Lyrically, it's an…
Brandon Stosuy | June 8, 2010 - 1:57 pm

Japandroids Cover Mclusky For Saucony

Japandroids' cover of UK alt/noise-rock trio Mclusky's "To Hell With Good Intentions" appears on No Singles, a recent compilation of two previously self-released EPs. Or,…
Brandon Stosuy | May 19, 2010 - 2:19 pm

SXSW 2010: The Wrap Up

We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff…
stereogum | March 23, 2010 - 11:42 am

SXSW 2010: Wednesday In Photos

Here's a tip if you're going to one of these industry festival type things: If IAMSOUND is having a party, you should attend that party.
Amrit Singh | March 18, 2010 - 6:59 pm

Japandroids – “Art Czars”

Just by glancing at their recently updated Post-Nothing tour schedule (now with 100% more Bonnaroo), you already know that Japandroids are too busy to record…
jessica | February 11, 2010 - 2:33 pm

Japandroids Bring Their “Wet Hair” To Fallon

Between the unexpected Jawbox and Black Star reunions, the Yacht Rock superjam, and the Roots subbing as the best backing band in late night (see:…
Amrit Singh | January 5, 2010 - 10:22 am

CMJ ’09: Thursday In Photos

On Thursday at CMJ the xx played theIr 66th and 67th shows of the week -- one at the Apple Store SoHo, another as the…
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2009 - 11:27 am