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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you watched Kendrick Lamar on Colbert? Because holy fuck. If you haven't watched it, watch it. If you have watched it, watch it again.
Tom Breihan | September 11, 2015 - 5:11 pm
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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

In keeping with my newfound traditions of saying nice things about Gwar in the intros to these posts, the music-related video I enjoyed most this…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2014 - 12:44 pm
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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Dance producers were getting it done this week. There were so many great dance (or dance-influenced pop) videos this week that I wish MTV would…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2014 - 3:44 pm
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More John Grant stories

Jack & Amanda Palmer – “Glacier” (John Grant Cover) Live Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In a few weeks, Amanda Palmer is releasing an album with her father Jack, a semi-professional choral singer at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC.
Chris DeVille | June 27, 2016 - 11:15 am

John Grant – “Down Here” Video

Trans narratives are starting to become more visible, thankfully and finally -- Transparent comes back this Friday! -- and John Grant has contributed another one…
James Rettig | December 9, 2015 - 11:42 am

Stream John Grant Grey Tickles, Black Pressure

The former Czars frontman started out making Americana, but in recent years, he's moved to a sharp and sinister take on disco-house. Grant's new album…
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2015 - 10:45 am

John Grant – “Disappointing” (Feat. Tracey Thorn) (Stereogum Premiere)

John Grant tried out disco-house for the first time in 2013 with his album Pale Green Ghosts, and the results must have been satisfying, because…
Grace Birnstengel | August 12, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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Preview John Grant’s Grey Tickles, Black Pressure In A Very Bloody Album Trailer

In 2013, the former Czars frontman John Grant, who'd just come off releasing an Americana album, gave us the fantastic disco-house LP Pale Green Ghosts.
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2015 - 11:30 am

Hercules & Love Affair – “I Try To Talk To You” (Feat. John Grant) Video

Next month, Andy Butler's exultant disco-house project Hercules & Love Affair, will give us the new album The Feast Of The Broken Heart, and we've…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2014 - 11:19 am
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Miguel, John Grant, Fall Out Boy To Cover Elton John’s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

Elton John's 1973 smash hit album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is getting a blowout 40th anniversary reissue this spring, and part of the usual bonus…
Chris DeVille | January 30, 2014 - 12:26 pm
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John Grant – “Glacier” Video

Last year former Czars frontman John Grant released Pale Green Ghosts, an intensely emotional album of disco styled tracks. The album closed however with the…
Miles Bowe | January 15, 2014 - 5:42 pm

Watch John Grant Play Letterman

The former Czars frontman John Grant went to Iceland to record last year's Pale Green Ghosts, a sneakily powerful album about living with HIV. It…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2014 - 10:52 am
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Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: January 2013

By the end of last year, compiling Monthly Mixes became a sad task. Each month I'd scan in sadness, watching our strongest songs presented as…
Amrit Singh | January 31, 2013 - 10:23 am
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John Grant – “Black Belt” (Stereogum Premiere)

The former Czars frontman John Grant is a world traveler who's made a ton of music in a bunch of different genres. His last solo…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2013 - 12:04 pm
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Progress Report

Progress Report: Midlake

We rarely conduct interviews at Stereogum. Bands inevitably answer the same questions over and over again, and that's no fun for anyone. But if we…
Jessica | November 14, 2008 - 2:32 pm
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