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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week is a new column that will highlight the tunes the Stereogum staff found to be the foremost music…
Stereogum | June 21, 2013 - 12:09 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

You'll all be proud to learn that I managed -- just barely -- to restrain myself from naming the rap video that stars the terrifying…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2012 - 2:23 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Pop. 1280

New York Jim Thompson fans Pop. 1280's shredding, scowling The Grid 12" surfaces after the self-released "Bedbugs" 7" and a split single with Hot Guts.
Brandon Stosuy | October 8, 2010 - 10:24 am

More Pop. 1280 stories

Pop. 1280 – “Chromidia”

Later this month, New York horror-punks Pop. 1280 will release their third album, Paradise. We've already heard the lead single, "Pyramids On Mars," and today…
James Rettig | January 8, 2016 - 11:13 am

Pop. 1280 – “Krankenschwester”

On their new limited edition 7", synth-laden New York noise-punks Pop. 1280 explore the confluence of sex and violence. On B-side "Krankenschwester," that sounds a…
Chris DeVille | December 9, 2014 - 12:35 pm

Pop. 1280 – “Human Probe”

New York horror-garglers Pop. 1280 are coming back with their hilariously titled sophomore album Imps Of Perversion next month, and we loved the opening track…
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Pop. 1280 – “Lights Out”

Last year, the demonic Brooklyn noise-punks (and circa-2010 BTW) Pop. 1280 released The Horror, an album of evil guitar-scrapes and anti-people sentiments. They haven't wasted…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2013 - 12:05 pm

Pop. 1280 – “Bodies In The Dunes” Video

The New York band Pop. 1280 make a grimy, scuzzy, entirely sinister variety of art-punk. So it only makes sense that director Jacqueline Castel would…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2012 - 2:47 pm

Pop. 1280 – “Bodies In The Dunes”

New York BTW Pop. 1280 will release a new album called The Horror early next year, and below, you can download a track from it.
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2011 - 4:32 pm

Iceage, Prurient @ Stereogum/Sacred Bones Northside Showcase, Public Assembly, New York 6/17/2011

It's been bubbling awhile, but the anticipation for Iceage's sold-out American live debut boiled-over in the weeks leading up to the Stereogum/Sacred Bones Northside Showcase
Brandon Stosuy | June 20, 2011 - 12:39 pm

Pop. 1280 – “Step Into The Grid” Video

There's been a lot of chatter surrounding Danish punk crew Iceage's first Stateside show (and co-headliner Prurient's first NYC show in 2+ years). Deservedly so,…
Brandon Stosuy | June 13, 2011 - 9:37 am

SXSW Thursday: Featuring Austra, Mister Heavenly, Chelsea Wolfe

Here lies our documentation of Thursday in Austin. For more, check our list of 32 Must See Bands this week, and our coverage from Wednesday.
Stereogum | March 18, 2011 - 6:13 pm

Stereogum/Sacred Bones/Chaos In Tejas Unofficial SXSW Party

We'll be in Austin in a couple weeks. Nobody likes a lazy non-contributor, so we've teamed up with one of our favorite labels Sacred Bones
Brandon Stosuy | February 28, 2011 - 1:53 pm