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For this #tbt chapter of Radiohead Week, we’re reissuing (ha) our original track-for-track tribute to OK Computer. Stereogum’s free, downloadable compilation was released in July 2007 on the 10th anniversary of Radiohead’s classic album, and was the first in a series of tribute albums we’ve produced over the years. (You can check out our tribute… More »

We checked in with Shara Worden yesterday to hear about the process behind her new LP, All Things Will Unwind, from which we’ve heard “We Added It Up” and “Be Brave.” Now, here’s Worden with a playlist of songs that inspired All Things Will Unwind and there’s definitely a good gem/jam ratio going with this. More »

NAME: My Brightest Diamond
PROGRESS REPORT: Shara Worden opens up about her new album, All Things Will Unwind, the perils of being a working musician, and her new home in Detroit.

In addition to releasing two albums under the moniker of My Brightest Diamond, Shara Worden has played with lots of people… More »

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My Brightest Diamond – “Ceci Est Ma Main”

Last year, Shara Worden released This Is My Hand, her fourth album under her My Brightest Diamond project. The title track for that record ha…
James Rettig | January 27, 2015 - 10:06 pm

My Brightest Diamond – “Lover/Killer” Video

Shara Worden's art pop project released the album This Is My Hand a couple of months ago, and the LP has already yielded a video…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2014 - 2:26 pm

Stream My Brightest Diamond This Is My Hand

Shara Worden’s operatic bazooka of a voice has been on display on a lot of other people’s indie rock records in recent years, and now…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2014 - 10:56 am

My Brightest Diamond – “Pressure” Video

"Pressure," the recent single from Shara Worden's operatic art-pop project My Brightest Diamond, ripples and clangs and flutters beautifully; it's the most percussive thing I've…
Tom Breihan | September 3, 2014 - 11:30 am

My Brightest Diamond – “Lover/Killer”

Shara Worden, better known as My Brightest Diamond, will put out the new album This Is My Hand next month. We've already heard the absurdly…
Miles Bowe | August 14, 2014 - 4:44 pm

Stream My Brightest Diamond None More Than You EP

Shara Worden is getting ready to release her new album, This Is My Hand, and she's already shared the percussive, ferocious opener "Pressure." Before that,…
Miles Bowe | July 15, 2014 - 3:56 pm

My Brightest Diamond – “Pressure”

Shara Worden has done some collaborations and covers recently, but for anybody hoping to hear that incredible voice being used in the service of something…
Miles Bowe | June 3, 2014 - 4:15 pm

My Brightest Diamond – “Make You Feel You Feel My Love” (Bob Dylan Cover)

'Tis the season for covers of both the holiday and non-holiday variety. Here's one to round out your collection, My Brightest Diamond's rendition of "Make…
Chris DeVille | December 23, 2013 - 4:43 pm

Shara Worden, Owen Pallett, Bryce Dessner, & Nico Muhly – “Pain Changes” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Composer David Lang recently put out Death Speaks, a record built around the lyrics of Franz Schubert, the master of the art song (and a…
Miles Bowe | November 5, 2013 - 1:11 pm

The National-Curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry Fest Announces Lineup: The Walkmen, St. Vincent, Beirut, The Antlers, More

In January, Brooklyn Academy of Music announced that it would host a spring festival curated by the National's Bryce and Aaron Dessner, and today that…
Corban Goble | February 29, 2012 - 5:36 pm

Trey Anastasio Joins The National At Beacon Theatre

The National just wrapped a five-night stand at the Beacon -- maybe you livestreamed the final night -- a run of shows which brings back…
Amrit Singh | December 19, 2011 - 11:06 am

My Brightest Diamond – “High Low Middle” Video

In the video for My Brightest Diamond's "High Low Middle," Shara Worden incites what appears to be a community-center dance party by performing a glammed-u…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2011 - 2:29 pm

My Brightest Diamond – “We Added It Up” Video

Shara Worden shares another clip from the new My Brightest Diamond LP All Things Will Unwind, this time for "We Added It Up," a track…
Corban Goble | October 18, 2011 - 9:55 am

My Brightest Diamond – “Be Brave” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Today, My Brightest Diamond shares the clip for "Be Brave," a slow-burning, operatic piece of chamber pop from her new album All Things Will Unwind.
Corban Goble | September 20, 2011 - 10:06 am

Prefuse 73 – “The Only Hand To Hold” (Feat. Shara Worden)

My Brightest Diamond's Shara Worden doesn't sing as much as haunt this track from Prefuse 73's The Only She Chapters. It sounds like Prefuse chose…
jessica | March 10, 2011 - 5:31 pm

My Brightest Diamond – “We Added It Up” (Live At WNYC)

My Brightest Diamond's Shara Worden, along with chamber ensemble yMusic, visited the WNYC studios to record tracks for Studio 360. She did songs from her…
jessica | January 25, 2011 - 4:12 pm

Progress Report: Clogs

NAME: Clogs PROGRESS REPORT: Prepping their album, The Creatures In The Garden Of Lady Walton, for release on March 2nd. Featuring Sufjan Stevens, and…
Amrit Singh | January 11, 2010 - 5:06 pm
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