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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

It's been a week, and still no Frank Ocean. A lot of fans gave up entirely, others have reached peak levels of ennui. Michael conducted…
Stereogum | August 12, 2016 - 5:10 pm

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Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2015 So Far

The amount of great music in the past six months has been almost unfair. As in: How are we supposed to process all this? How…
Stereogum | June 16, 2015 - 11:08 am

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Johanna Warren – “The Blessing And The Curse” Video

Johanna Warren's newest album, Gemini I, came out last month by way of her newly-minted label Spirit House. The LP is the first of two…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 5, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Johanna Warren – “circlenot astraight”

Earlier this month, celestial Pacific Northwest songwriter Johanna Warren announced her new album, Gemini I (the first of twin albums) with the sweeping "Hungry Ghost."
James Rettig | August 23, 2016 - 2:46 pm

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Johanna Warren – “Hungry Ghost”

We named Johanna Warren's last offering, nūmūn, one of the best albums of 2015, and it's still one that I turn to religiously a little…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 9, 2016 - 11:51 am

Johanna Warren – “Great Lake” (Feat. STONEHOLDER) Video

It's hard to come up with descriptors that haven't been used for Portland folk singer-songwriter Johanna Warren and her sound, but both she and her…
Collin Robinson | March 4, 2016 - 1:04 pm

Stoneholder – “Air” (Stereogum Premiere)

Johanna Warren presented us with one of the most stunning acoustic albums of the year in the form of nūmūn, and though that release earned…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 31, 2015 - 3:40 pm

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2015 So Far

The amount of great music in the past six months has been almost unfair. As in: How are we supposed to process all this? How…
Stereogum | June 16, 2015 - 11:08 am

Johanna Warren – “True Colors” Video (NSFW) (Stereogum Premiere)

Johanna Warren released her stunning new offering, nūmūn, last month, and if you haven't taken a moment to explore Portland-based singer's universe, you should. Warren…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 1, 2015 - 12:12 pm

Q&A: Johanna Warren On The Spiritual Awakening That Wrought Her New Album + Stream nūmūn (Stereogum Premiere)

Johanna Warren is frequently depicted as an all-seeing celestial body. Even without knowing Warren's unique spiritual leanings, it's near-impossible to listen to her sophomore album…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 4, 2015 - 12:46 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Last week's 5 Best Songs split the difference between chill and fidgety. The week before that, we had golden pop mingling with blaring bombast. This…
Stereogum | April 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm

Johanna Warren – “True Colors”

Next month, the Portland folk singer-songwriter Johanna Warren will release her luminous, incantory sophomore album nūmūn. It's a concept album dedicated to the phases of…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2015 - 11:41 am

Johanna Warren – “Figure 8″

When writing about Johanna Warren, it's tempting to refer to her as an "ethereal" or "celestial" or "otherworldly" presence. There's absolutely nothing wrong with that,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 5, 2015 - 4:40 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're officially five full weeks into 2015, so where do we stand (besides shin-deep in gray-curb slush puddles)? From the sounds of this playlist, we…
Stereogum | February 6, 2015 - 4:51 pm

Johanna Warren – “Less Traveled” (Stereogum Premiere)

Johanna Warren is a celestial body, and it's impossible not to get drawn into her orbit. Later this year, the Portland-based songwriter will release her…
James Rettig | February 3, 2015 - 1:18 pm