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An Honest Attempt At A Fair Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Review

I leave the panel I just attended. I walk through the New York streets. I get to the 6 train. I transfer to the 4…
Collin Robinson | February 26, 2016 - 11:31 am

The Week In Pop

Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm

The Week In Pop

Will “Indie Pop” Ever Become Pop, Period?

A lighthearted mid-'90s romantic comedy starring Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, and Walter Matthau does not seem like the most obvious place to learn about the…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2016 - 4:43 pm

More Leon Bridges stories

5 Memorable Moments From Hangout Festival 2016 Saturday

The producers of Hangout faced a gamut of roadblocks this weekend including Friday’s festival-delaying thunderstorms and subsequent schedule rearranging, and last night’s cancellation of Calvin…
Grace Birnstengel | May 22, 2016 - 1:42 pm

A Lot Of Really Fantastic Artists Agreed To Be On Macklemore’s New Album

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have released the tracklist for their imminent new album This Unruly Mess I've Made, and the guest list is extremely impressive.
Chris DeVille | February 15, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Watch Dave Grohl, Rihanna, Chris Stapleton, & More Cover Lionel Richie At MusiCares’ Person Of The Year Tribute

Lionel Richie was named the 2016 MusiCares Person Of The Year at a pre-Grammys gala in LA last night. Hosted by Jimmmy Kimmel in an…
Peter Helman | February 14, 2016 - 12:55 pm

Leon Bridges – “River” Video

The short film for Leon Bridges' single "River" begins with a road trip through an unnamed bit of American landscape. Bridges stars in the Miles…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 1, 2016 - 1:43 pm

Watch Leon Bridges’ Smooth, Effortless Kimmel Performance

Emergent Texan old-school soul revivalist Leon Bridges is going to be all over the big-time music-festival circuit this summer. And on last night's episode of…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2016 - 9:50 am

Watch Leon Bridges Perform “Smooth Sailin'” & “River” On SNL

Up-and-comer Leon Bridges brought his '60s soul revival to Saturday Night Live last night. Introduced by the episode's host, Ryan Gosling, he performed two tracks…
Peter Helman | December 6, 2015 - 11:35 am

Watch Ryan Gosling Audition For Leon Bridges In Their SNL Promos

Rising retro-soul star Leon Bridges is the musical guest on this weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live, which will be hosted by Ryan Gosling. That…
Peter Helman | December 3, 2015 - 7:14 pm

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Kevin” (Feat. Leon Bridges)

Ascendant retro-soul singer Leon Bridges joined Macklemore & Ryan Lewis onstage at the American Music Awards tonight for the debut of a new song called…
Peter Helman | November 22, 2015 - 11:17 pm

Leon Bridges – “So Long”

Leon Bridges, the young Texan singer who's carved out a space by reviving that old early-'60s Sam Cooke soul sound, is having a hell of…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2015 - 8:50 am

SNL’s December Musical Guests: Leon Bridges, Chance The Rapper, & Bruce Springsteen

For the most part, Saturday Night Live's musical guests this season have been pretty solid, even as the show around it crumbles, and it looks…
James Rettig | November 17, 2015 - 1:49 pm

Hangout Festival 2016 Lineup

Here it is: The first major music festival lineup of the 2016 season. (SXSW, with its sprawling network of showcases, is a different kind of…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2015 - 1:37 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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