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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's videos: A romantic apocalyptic vision, a balling-on-a-budget masterclass, a giddy cartoon crossover, an absolutely fucking disgusting surgery-room fever-dream, and a glittering metropolitan drug-trip.
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2015 - 2:18 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


Q&A: Matthew E. White On The Unexpected Success Of His Debut Album, Big Inner, And What Happens Next

In a year already frontloaded with critically beloved and big name releases, it might be easy to overlook one of the year’s most wonderful records…
T. Cole Rachel | June 18, 2013 - 3:06 pm

More Matthew E. White stories


Georgie – “Company Of Thieves” Video

We were first introduced to Matthew E. White's Spacebomb Studios with White's debut LP in 2012, and since then the Virginia music hub has blessed…
Margaret Farrell | October 7, 2016 - 10:16 am

Matthew E. White – “Cool Out” (Feat. Natalie Prass)

One of last year's great discoveries was Natalie Prass, the singer-songwriter whose great self-titled debut was stuffed with explosively sunny strings and woodwinds. Prass recorded…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2016 - 9:18 am

Matthew E. White – “Vision (No Skin Version)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Matthew E. White's tender, sighing orchestral-soul missive Fresh Blood is one of 2015's greatest underdogs. The record came out in March with spurts and starts…
Caitlin White | July 22, 2015 - 9:59 am

Matthew E. White – “Feeling Good Is Good Enough” Video

I consider Matthew E. White's album Fresh Blood to be something of a sacrificial lamb. White (and Trey Pollard) produced and arranged labelmate Natalie Prass'
Caitlin White | April 22, 2015 - 12:25 pm

Watch Matthew E. White Strip Things Down On Letterman

Richmond singer-songwriter Matthew E. White's greatest strength is his gift for piling horns and strings on top of each other into a big, soft, luxurious…
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2015 - 9:51 am

Stream Matthew E. White Fresh Blood

Even if he'd never gotten around to releasing any music in 2015, the Richmond, Virginia orchestral-soul studio king Matthew E. White would still be having…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2015 - 9:02 am

Watch Matthew E. White Cover Randy Newman In His Take Away Show

The French website La Blogothèque's Take Away Shows make for a great way of seeing what an artist is made of. In the video series,…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2015 - 10:34 am

Matthew E. White – “Rock & Roll Is Cold” Video

Director Kevin Bennett gives Matthew E. White's "Rock & Roll Is Cold" an extremely literal treatment, filming White wandering a snowy landscape while the Fresh
Chris DeVille | February 17, 2015 - 11:03 am

Hear Indie Folk Supergroup Sounds Of The South Play “Trials, Troubles, Tribulations” From MusicNOW – 10 Years Comp

For the past decade, the National’s Bryce Dessner has been helping to put together Cincinnati’s MusicNOW Festival, which regularly features acts from the National’s orbit…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2015 - 1:03 pm

Matthew E. White – “Tranquility”

Matthew E. White, the orchestral-soul singer-songwriter from Richmond, Virginia, is on pace to have a hell of a 2015. He already co-produced Natalie Prass' lush…
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2015 - 1:41 pm

Matthew E. White – “Rock & Roll Is Cold”

A couple of years ago, Richmond, Virginia's Matthew E. White hit our radar when he released Big Inner, an album of lush, thoughtful, beautifully orchestrated…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2015 - 8:43 am

Watch A Teaser For Matthew E. White’s Fresh Blood

Richmond-based Matthew E. White, a specialist in ethereal, orchestral folk-rock, has signed to Domino for his new album Fresh Blood, the follow-up to Big Inner.
Chris DeVille | December 10, 2014 - 11:11 am

Matthew E. White – “Human Style” Video

Matthew E. White has a new video for the Outer Face EP track "Human Style." The Tony Forgey-directed video captures the recording of the track…
Miles Bowe | December 16, 2013 - 12:02 pm
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