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Hear Ted Leo’s Theme Song To Gabe & Max Need Help

Hey, look! It's our friends! Gabe Delahaye spent years of his life running Videogum; he is Stereogum fam for life. His friend Max Silvestri was also a frequent contributor, and, too, has Gum-fam-for-life status. The two of them have a new web series called Gabe & Max Need Help, and it has a theme… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 26, 2014

The New Pornographers – “Moves” Video

The Best Show on WFMU's Tom Scharpling got the nod to direct the New Pornographers' video for "Moves," which consequently features some of the more notable Friends Of Tom in the Coming Attraction for a biopic based on the life and times of A.C. Newman (played by Jon Wurster) and the New Pornographers. Lots of… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 7, 2011

Islands Played Unicorns & Daniel Johnston Songs For Big Terrific’s Big Show @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn

There's a comedy show here in Williamsburg that makes for really good Wednesday diversions. It's called Big Terrific, it happens in the Cameo Lounge (which sits in back of the Loving Cup on N. 6th Street), there's a special on all-you-can-drink High Life which is pretty disgusting/convenient, it regularly features all sorts of rising and… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 8, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: The Outtakes Reel

After rolling out this video series in which we met the bowlers, watched the first round of the tournament and championship match, there's only one respectable place to go: all the tequila shots and genitalia euphemisms that for some reason our video editors felt weren't germane to clips about charitable bowling. Might… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 9, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: The Championship Match

So you met the bowlers as they met each other and their teams, started talking trash and getting trashed. Then there was the riveting first round matchups and the losers very graciously losing (especially Larry Murphy). Now it's the CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH, for all the marbles. Or at least, the main marble. And… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 4, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: Round One Of The Tournament

You've seen the video of our celebrity bowlers meeting each other, greeting each other, naming their teams, and laying down the smack talk. Now you can see how good they are at bowling when The Planet Earth is on the line. Here's the first round of our two-round charitable celebrity bowling tournament,… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 3, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: Meeting, Greeting & Trash Talking

You've seen the photos from our inaugural charitable celebrity bowling tournament -- now comes the even more fun part. After meeting and getting their team assignments, our celebrity bowlers took no time to start trashing each other (because, charity), so it is a good thing we had cameras rolling every second. Here you'll… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 1, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: Behind The Scenes Photos

One more tease before the awesome videos come. Yesterday you saw photos from the inaugural 'Gun Bowl charity bowling tournament. Soon you'll see all the action, the highlights, the endlessly amusing indie-celeb encounters in motion picture. We're really excited about them. To be real for a second: The main objective behind The 'Gum Bowl,… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 27, 2010

The ‘Gum Bowl: Photos Of The Tournament

Imagine getting a bunch of your favorite comedians and musicians into a bowling alley, telling them they were there for a good cause, then getting them liquored up and to talk trash on each other while throwing gutter balls for charity. Bring video cameras. And still cameras. Sit back and watch the madness unfold. Yesterday'… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 26, 2010

Stereogum & Videogum Present: The ‘Gum Bowl

Well this oughta be fun. A few things we love: Charity, bowling, music, and comedy. What we are doing about it: Combining all of them for a very special event. Stereogum and Videogum are partnering with the folks behind the Microsoft KIN to present the inaugural 'Gum Bowl, bringing together so many of our favorite… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 14, 2010

Kyp Malone Reviews Films On A Five-Burger Scale

Voluminously head-haired Bedford Ave. mascot Kyp Malone is just a cackling laugh, oratorical cadence, and three-piece suit away from being able to roll as Cornel West any given Halloween, so it's cute to see him take up an (anti-)intellectual pose in this clip from recently launched downtown-arts web series Our Show With Elliot Aronow. Herei… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 7, 2010

Yeasayer/Tanlines @ Guggenheim Museum, NYC 10/30/09

On the same day they unleashed the rather awesome "Ambling Alp" MP3, Yeasayer headlined the latest installment of the Guggenheim museum's It Came From Brooklyn series. Opening were Tanlines (the Brooklyn production/guitar/vocal duo who moonlighted as Glasser's backing band at our CMJ party), and the event was emceed by fast-rising and quicker… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 1, 2009

Gummy Awards ’08 Live Starring Deerhunter @ MHOW

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy Yesterday we learned the winners of the 2008 Gummy Awards. Last night we partied. Thanks everyone for braving the cold and long lines to get in. The show was a full and festive -- host Max Silvestri presented a stunning array of the best greeting cards you've… More »

By: Amrit Singh / December 9, 2008