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BLOG GAME MARIO CHALMERS filling in for Tom this week, who had a kid or something (it’s hard to know since Tom’s baby boy — congrats Tom! — hasn’t showed up on any releases yet). So, let’s do this thing, if only for the escape from a world where a team without a fanbase line… More »

I’m not the only one at Stereogum who goes out to see live music, but I’m the one who goes out to see the most live music. And then I’m the one who sits around anally cataloging and indexing it in photos and words, and then recataloging it in list form at year-end. To that… More »

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Photos: Burgerama Four

Burger Records held their fourth annual Burgerama festival at the Observatory in Santa Ana this past weekend. The two-day fest featured appearances from bands like…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 12:22 pm

The King Khan & BBQ Show – “Alone Again”

Last year, King Khan & The Shrines gave us their Idle No More album. But it's been more than six years since the King Kha…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 4:32 pm
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Bad News Boys (FKA The King Khan & BBQ Show) – “We Are The Champion”

After a long hiatus, the Canadian duo formerly known as the King Khan & BBQ Show, composed of King Khan and Mark Sultan (aka BBQ),…
Peter Helman | August 25, 2014 - 2:24 pm

King Khan & The Shrines – “Darkness” Video

King Khan's about to release Idle No More, his first album in six years with the psychedelic garage-soul band the Shrines, and we posted their…
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2013 - 2:49 pm

King Khan & The Shrines – “Born to Die” (Stereogum Premiere)

The soul-garage freakout warriors King Khan & The Shrines have been away for a while, but they'll be back this fall with a new album…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2013 - 11:25 am

Download Adult Swim’s Garage Swim Compilation

Right now, like no time since Crypt Records' mid-'90s heyday, the American indie underground is flush with excellent pedal-mashing, hormone-driven garage rock revivalists. And now,…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2013 - 12:45 pm
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Moon Duo – “Sleepwalker” Video

The heavy-sprawl San Francisco psych-rockers Moon Duo will release their new album Circles next month, and we've already posted the awesomely zoned-out first single "Sleepwalker."…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2012 - 3:21 pm
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King Khan & The Shrines – “Bite My Tongue” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

King Khan & The Shrines' first video since 2009 features King Khan's superhero alias Super KK, a figure who teams up with Jesus and other…
Corban Goble | June 21, 2012 - 9:19 am
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King Khan And The Shrines – “Bite My Tongue”

It's been a minute since garage-rock institution did anything with his old backing band the Shrines. But now they're back in full effect, horns ablaze…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2012 - 1:52 pm
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King Khan & BBQ Break Up, Again

According to multiple sources (including a concert promoter and a canceled Neumo's show) King Khan & BBQ have broken up. The pair (Mark Sultan i…
jessica | June 24, 2010 - 2:12 pm
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King Khan Arrested For Shrooms In Kentucky

King Khan and his tour manager were locked up in Christian County Jail on Thursday for “allegedly possessing hallucinogenic mushrooms.” KK was also nailed for…
brandon | November 16, 2009 - 9:25 am
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Wu-Tang Meets The Indie Rock

We've seen indie rockers reach out to hip-hop's most recognizable collective (or at least the most recognizable hip-hop collective to indie rockers). But lately, it'…
brandon | October 5, 2009 - 1:04 pm
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New Almighty Defenders – “Bow Down And Die” (Stereogum Premiere)

After collaborating with GZA on "The Drop I Hold," the Black Lips have found a more seamless super grouping via the Almighty Defenders, their new…
brandon | July 7, 2009 - 10:10 am
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Sasquatch! 2009 In Photos

Everybody loves Memorial Day weekend, but nobody loves Memorial Day weekend like those that make it to Sasquatch! As friends have returned from their trek…
Amrit Singh | May 29, 2009 - 9:25 am
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New King Khan & The Shrines Video – “Land Of The Freak”

Because he's so over the top, King Khan often runs the risk of overshadowing his knack for writing garage-rock stompers with his half-naked stage antics.
brandon | April 22, 2009 - 2:02 pm
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SXSW 2009: Saturday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy The last day at SXSW is always tinged with a depressing end-of-the-summer vibe. (Or maybe end of the school…
brandon | March 23, 2009 - 2:07 pm
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CMJ ’08: Jay Reatard, King Khan, & Mission Of Burma @ “Rhapsody Rocks NYC”

The “Rhapsody Rocks NYC” party at the Music Hall Of Williamsburg offered not only a strange, intriguing mix of performers, but also an oddball order…
brandon | October 25, 2008 - 4:12 pm
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Pitchfork Music Festival 2008: The Supreme Genius Of King Khan

By Amrit Singh and Brandon Stosuy There may have been bands with better songs or tighter chops, but the most impressive all-around performer…
brandon | July 21, 2008 - 3:11 am
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