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I didn’t post one of these lists last week, because Thanksgiving, which meant that we had a ton of worthy videos to choose from this week, and that plenty of them didn’t make it. And this would also be a good place to point out, as our own Michael Nelson noted to me, that the… More »

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders on Roku? Maybe I stayed in and did that. There is no way to know. But all across this great country we do know there were fireworks to be seen… More »

Yesterday we posted a live version of an ethereal new tune Bat For Lashes did at Australia’s Vivid Festival. The second part of the Opera House set was performed acoustic with a string quartet — six songs of which five were covers (The Cure, Depeche Mode, Peter Gabriel, Radiohead, Dimitri Tiomkin/Ned Washington). Over the past… More »

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Radiohead, Lil Wayne Nominated For Album Of The Year Grammy

Remember the 50th Annual Grammy Awards? Alicia Keys duetting with the ghost of Sinatra? rapping nonsense? Album of the Year River: The Joni Letters???
Scott Lapatine | December 3, 2008 - 9:42 pm

King Of Leon Shares His Playlist

Jared Followill on Animal Collective: “They’re really big on instruments.” Check out all his picks (She & Him and M83, too) at
Scott Lapatine | November 9, 2008 - 9:51 pm

New Kings Of Leon Video – “Use Somebody”

In a Blender piece this summer, Kings of Leon commented that they had never had a decent music video. "Sex On Fire" wasn't the triumph…
Scott Lapatine | November 5, 2008 - 11:41 am

Premature Evaluation: Kings Of Leon – Only By The Night

In recent weeks there's been a lot of talk in these parts about Kings Of Leon's "Sex On Fire" and accompanying inexplicable video along with…
brandon | September 10, 2008 - 4:21 pm

Kings Of Leon’s Only By The Night Album Art

Judging from the comments on Kings Of Leon's "Sex On Fire" video, it's clear some of you think the Followill boys, their carefully coiffed hair,…
brandon | September 8, 2008 - 10:35 am

New Kings Of Leon Video – “Sex On Fire”

When it comes to reviews of the new Kings Of Leon track, there shall be none greater than commenter orton1227's, which read: "'Sex On Fire'???
Amrit Singh | August 27, 2008 - 11:55 am

Kings Of Leon Think You’re Ruining Their Concerts

The Followills tell NME: “It’s difficult when you make a new record and you wanna play all the new songs live, but with technology these…
Amrit Singh | August 19, 2008 - 5:11 pm

All Points West: Saturday & Sunday In Photos

This is it, the final photo blowout from the inaugural All Points West fest. If you didn't spend your weekend on the internet/in…
Amrit Singh | August 11, 2008 - 1:43 pm

New Kings of Leon – “Sex On Fire”

According to NME, Kings Of Leon are one of the bands making America cool again, but "Sex On Fire," the first single off the Followill…
brandon | August 7, 2008 - 1:31 pm

New Kings Of Leon – “Crawl”

The Followill clan’s stopped having sex with models long enough to record a new album, titled Only By The Night. The fuzz-bassy first track’s up…
Amrit Singh | July 28, 2008 - 12:35 pm

Jack Johnson Joins Radiohead For APW, Jersey’s Summer Music Fest

As revealed yesterday, the inaugural APW Festival -- AKA Jersey Coachella -- will indeed feature two nights of Radiohead. And one of Jack Johnson, which…
Stereogum | February 21, 2008 - 8:47 pm

Rock Shirts In The $4,000 Or “No Really It’s Up To You” Variety

For the rock fan that has everything and is looking for new and exciting ways to piss his/her money away, we direct you to Christie's…
Stereogum | November 20, 2007 - 2:33 pm

New Kings Of Leon – “My Party (Kenna & Chad Hugo Remix)

The circumstances surrounding this one are a little murky, but here's what we gather: At some point, someone in camp Leon commissioned a remix album…
Stereogum | August 29, 2007 - 5:32 pm

Lollapalooza ’07: Sunday In Photos

Sometimes you have great intentions of diligence and punctuality, and sometimes your airline decides to be late, sloppy, and in love with sitting…
Stereogum | August 7, 2007 - 9:48 am

Bonnaroo: Friday 6/15/07

This year's 'Roo is Saturday heavy -- today we get Franz, Hold Steady, Regina, Dr. Dog, and a band called Police your parents loved --…
Stereogum | June 16, 2007 - 2:12 pm

Coachella: Saturday’s Best Of The Rest

Superlatives get tired quick, but here goes ... Saturday may have been the greatest single day festival experience we've had yet. Staving off the 106º…
Stereogum | April 29, 2007 - 7:47 pm

SXSW: Last Day In Austin

As promised, here's our last photo roundup of the shows we hit and folks we pestered on the streets of Austin during this year's South…
Stereogum | March 19, 2007 - 8:02 pm

SXSW: Friday In Austin

Despite the excellent lineups all over town, our daylight hours on Friday had been spoken for well before we made the trek to…
Stereogum | March 19, 2007 - 9:44 am

New Kings Of Leon Video – “On Call”

The new Kings Of Leon record is a really great listen, and three albums in, the band is mostly making the right moves. But the…
Stereogum | March 7, 2007 - 10:02 am

Esquire’s SXSW Showcase

With more acts than you can shake a wristband at added by the day to the SXSW 2007 lineup, it’ll be tough for any one…
Stereogum | February 8, 2007 - 10:40 am