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One of music’s finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing consensus, in appreciating the work that resonates with a broad swath of humanity, so every year the Stereogum staff teams up to generate a list of the year’s best albums. More »

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians at the expense of black excellence. Even within the bizarre and outmoded musical value system that is the Grammys, it felt like a regression. So it’s especially surprising that the… More »

The amount of great music in the past six months has been almost unfair. As in: How are we supposed to process all this? How can we fully appreciate one major piece of work when there’s always another one coming right around the corner. And when the huge, fully-formed masterpieces are dropping from the sky… More »

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Hear A Dozen Eagles Of Death Metal Covers For Play It Forward Charity Campaign

Following the Paris attacks, Eagles Of Death Metal requested that artists cover their song "I Love You All The Time," as part of what is…
James Rettig | December 18, 2015 - 10:09 am

Four Nights At The Beacon Theatre With My Morning Jacket

On Saturday, 11/28, My Morning Jacket completed a sold-out four-night run at Manhattan's Beacon Theatre. (The preceding nights were Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, with a…
Ryan Leas | November 30, 2015 - 1:33 pm
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Watch My Morning Jacket Cover Eagles Of Death Metal In NYC

Last night, My Morning Jacket concluded a four-night stand at NYC's Beacon Theatre. Towards the end of their set, Jim James and co. paid tribute…
Peter Helman | November 29, 2015 - 10:53 am
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David Bowie, Björk, Thom Yorke, & More Sign Letter Urging Climate Change Deal

Dazed reports that David Bowie, Björk, Thom Yorke, Damon Albarn, Phil Selway, Courtney Barnett, Robert Plant, Chrissie Hynde, Bobby Gillespie, My Morning Jacket, Bon Iver's…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 27, 2015 - 12:34 pm
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Watch My Morning Jacket Bring Guitar Firepower To Colbert

My Morning Jacket stopped by Stephen Colbert's Late Show last night to perform measured-then-explosive The Waterfall track "Tropics." And while they might never surpass that
Chris DeVille | November 24, 2015 - 9:46 am
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Strand Of Oaks – “Wonderful (The Way I Feel)” (My Morning Jacket Cover)

My Morning Jacket released their new album The Waterfall earlier this year, and Strand Of Oaks has been opening for them this fall on their…
Peter Helman | November 21, 2015 - 5:16 pm
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My Morning Jacket – “Compound Fracture (Giorgio Moroder & Roman Luth Remix)”

My Morning Jacket tend to come across as festival-rock traditionalists, not as the type of group who hit up successful producers for remixes. But not…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2015 - 8:39 am

My Morning Jacket – “Compound Fracture” Video

When most bands release music videos made up of live footage, it's usually a pretty good sign that they're near the end of their album-release…
Tom Breihan | September 30, 2015 - 9:58 am
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Jim James – “Take Care Of You” Video

The new movie No Escape is sadly not a remake of the 1994 B-movie in which Ray Liotta tries to survive in a dystopian prison…
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2015 - 1:14 pm

Jim James – “Take Care Of You”

My Morning Jacket's Jim James just released a new solo song titled "Take Care Of You," which is slated to be released on the soundtrack…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 20, 2015 - 5:44 pm

Watch My Morning Jacket Join Roger Waters At Newport Folk Festival

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters headlined the Newport Folk Festival last night, performing live for the first time since 2013. Newport regulars My Morning Jacket performed…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2015 - 3:03 pm

5 Memorable Sets From Bonnaroo 2015 Saturday

Saturday at Bonnaroo can sometimes be a tricky thing. While you're in the thick of the weekend and things can get a little crazy around…
Ryan Leas | June 14, 2015 - 5:52 pm
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Watch My Morning Jacket, Hozier, & Ed Helms Join Mumford & Sons’ “With A Little Help From My Friends” At Bonnaroo

Two years ago, Mumford & Sons were forced to cancel their headlining set at Bonnaroo at the last minute due to bassist Ted Dwane's emergency…
Peter Helman | June 14, 2015 - 2:56 pm

Watch My Morning Jacket Throw Out The First Pitch At A White Sox Game

My Morning Jacket are probably the last dudes I'd expect to see throwing an opening pitch at a baseball game, but that's just what they…
James Rettig | June 9, 2015 - 3:57 pm
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Artist Portraits From Governors Ball 2015

New York City hosted the annual Governors Ball Music Festival on Randall's Island this past weekend. Our local staff attended the three-day event, and you…
Stereogum | June 8, 2015 - 1:12 pm
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The 8 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Friday

For being the biggest city in America, it took a hell of a long time for New York to lock down a festival. Sure, we…
Stereogum | June 6, 2015 - 3:17 pm
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Watch My Morning Jacket Soar Through “Believe (Nobody Knows)” On Conan

Festival-wrecking beard-rock heroes My Morning Jacket released their new album The Waterfall a month ago, and last night, they were on Conan in a musical-guest…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2015 - 8:21 am
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