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What’s a legacy to a legend? For some, it’s a thing to be actively patrolled: endless tours, obligatory records, the noblesse oblige of the bassist getting to do the occasional side project. Constant existence, in other words. For others, it’s an ambient gift. You’ll always have a band to join; awestruck journalists will check o… More »

Starting today we’re rolling out the winners of the Gummy Awards, Stereogum & Videogum’s annual readers’ poll. Earlier this month we asked you to vote for 2013’s best album, song, music video, new act, TV show, movie, and viral video. And you did! Thank you for listening! Best Album is the first category we’re revealing… More »

Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop’s Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year’s big warm-weather crossover hits were soft and breezy and immaculately produced and comforting pieces of throwbacky, slick pseudo-R&B. Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” drove the narrative, but it also encompassed Bruno Mar… More »

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JEFF The Brotherhood – “Come In Alone” (My Bloody Valentine Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Later this month, JEFF The Brotherhood, the duo of fuzz-rocking Nashville hessian brothers, will release Dig The Classics, their EP of cannily chosen covers. The…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2014 - 11:42 am
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My Bloody Valentine Working On EP

My Bloody Valentine plan to record a new EP this fall. Explains Kevin Shields in a new NME report, the band will hit the studio…
Chris DeVille | June 20, 2014 - 2:10 pm
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Kevin Shields Says My Bloody Valentine Were Banned From Mercury Prize Consideration

Every year, the people behind the Barclaycard Mercury Prize get together to announce their pick for the best British album of the year, and it'…
Tom Breihan | September 13, 2013 - 11:10 am
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My Bloody Valentine Announce Fall ’13 North American Tour

My Bloody Valentine have been playing reunion shows for a few years now, and they're once again a going concern, with a great new album
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2013 - 12:46 pm

My Bloody Valentine Announce U.S. Tour

Earlier this year My Bloody Valentine released its first record in 21 years, m b v. Now in support of the album, the band ha…
Liz Pelly | June 9, 2013 - 11:24 am
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Album Of The Week: My Bloody Valentine m b v

In the October 2012 issue of Esquire, there's a fascinating profile of the magician Teller -- the silent half of Penn & Teller -- at…
Michael Nelson | February 5, 2013 - 8:00 am
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My Bloody Valentine – “She Found Now”

Kevin Shields's internet connection seems to be in better shape at the moment, as folks are getting through to mybloodyvalentine.org and actually downloading My Bloody…
Amrit Singh | February 2, 2013 - 10:43 pm
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Download My Bloody Valentine m b v

There was some teeth to Kevin Shields's promises after all: Tonight, My Bloody Valentine unleash their first new album in over 20 years, the followu…
Amrit Singh | February 2, 2013 - 7:42 pm
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My Bloody Valentine New Album Could Be Released In “Two Or Three Days”; Hear New MBV Song

The follow-up to My Bloody Valentine's classic Loveless topped our list of 2013's Most Anticipated Albums -- although, if we're being honest, it would have…
Michael Nelson | January 27, 2013 - 9:12 pm
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My Bloody Valentine Finish Mastering New Album

The Mayan calendar came to a close on 12/21/2012, the conclusion of a 5,125-year cycle. Coincidentally, we've been waiting approximately that long for My Bloody…
Michael Nelson | December 26, 2012 - 11:25 am
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My Bloody Valentine Promise New Album Before Year’s End

It really is morning in America! It's been rumored for about one bazillion years, but now Kevin Shields is saying that My Bloody Valentine's new…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2012 - 10:13 am
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The Top 20 Albums We’ve Been Waiting For Forever

In the June 2, 2012 issue of the NME, Kevin Shields said the long-awaited third album from My Bloody Valentine –- the first since 1991'…
Lauretta Charlton | June 26, 2012 - 11:54 am
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New My Bloody Valentine LP, EP For 2012?

Upon announcing MBV’s triumphant reunion five years ago, Kevin Shields said he was 75% done with the followup to his little record called Loveless. I…
Amrit Singh | April 30, 2012 - 12:29 pm
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My Bloody Valentine Reissue Details

Sony will reissue a whole slew of My Bloody Valentine releases this spring, including their two studio albums, Isn’t Anything and Loveless (which had a…
Corban Goble | March 22, 2012 - 5:30 pm
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Loveless Turns 20

On 11/4/91, Creation Records released My Bloody Valentine's Loveless. So, that's the day responsible for the warped nature of a large chunk of your record…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2011 - 1:51 pm
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Watch Memoryhouse Debut “Pale Blue,” Cover My Bloody Valentine

Memoryhouse did a session for yourstru.ly, and they played a new song as part of this warm, well-filmed set. "Pale Blue" won't be on their…
jessica | October 6, 2010 - 5:10 pm
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Violens Drop New Tunes, MBV/Byrds Mashup On New Mix

Violens is a band with great taste. That, and it's not often a pop group can include Ulver and Burzum in their list of influence…
brandon | December 10, 2009 - 10:43 am
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