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The Anniversary

The Trainspotting Soundtrack Turns 20

I saw Trainspotting with my dad. This was a bad idea. I don't know what I was thinking. If I'd gone with literally anyone else,…
Tom Breihan | July 8, 2016 - 11:51 am

The Anniversary

Different Class Turns 20

A quick vignette: It's a Sunday morning, summer 1995, and I'm up way too early. My memory is hazy, but I'm pretty sure I'd accidentally…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 11:12 am

20 Years Of Britpop

The Sound Of Someone Losing The Plot: Britpop’s Big Comedown And What Came Next

Oasis and Blur may mark the official beginning of Britpop with the twin classics of Definitely Maybe and Parklife, respectively, but some people -- particularly,…
Ryan Leas | April 25, 2014 - 3:37 pm

More Pulp stories

Jarvis Cocker Shares Song About Paris Terror Attacks

Jarvis Cocker lives in Paris, and the Pulp frontman has recorded a new song responding to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. As The Quietus
Tom Breihan | November 23, 2015 - 1:05 pm

Hear Jarvis Cocker’s Soundtrack To His Art Exhibit

In a few weeks, Jarvis Cocker of Pulp fame will present an art exhibition for Red Bull Space Paris called 20 Golden Greats, where he'll…
James Rettig | June 9, 2015 - 9:40 am

Greek Politician Agrees That Pulp’s “Common People” Is Probably About His Wife

There's a good chance you've listened to Pulp's deathless classic "Common People" a few hundred times without ever considering the possibility that it could be…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2015 - 12:37 pm

Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Watch The Pulp Documentary Pulp: A Film About Life, Death And Supermarkets

Pulp was arguably the greatest band to come out of Britpop, and when they reunited in 2011, it was a big deal. In 2012, they…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2014 - 1:05 pm

Watch A Nine-Year-Old Win A Pulp Karaoke Contest Judged By Jarvis Cocker

Last week, we reported that Jarvis Cocker would head to New York to judge a Pulp karaoke contest at a screening of the documentary Pulp:
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2014 - 4:48 pm

Jarvis Cocker To Judge Pulp Karaoke Contest In NYC

If you're reading anything on this website, there is a very good chance you have attempted to croon along with at least one Pulp song…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2014 - 11:49 am

Watch The Trailer For The Pulp Documentary

It's easy to get cynical about the recent epidemic of broken-up bands reuniting and getting that festival money, but when the band in question is…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2014 - 9:20 am

20 Years Of Britpop

Watch Live Forever: The Rise And Fall Of Brit Pop

We're celebrating Britpop Week here at Stereogum, and while there's lots of essential listening that comes with such a pursuit, there's not much in the…
Michael Nelson | April 23, 2014 - 3:34 pm

20 Years Of Britpop

His ‘N’ Hers Turns 20

At every gig they've played since their much-hyped 2011 reunion, Pulp's set opener has been "Do You Remember The First Time?" It's a typically Pulpian…
Brad Sanders | April 21, 2014 - 12:59 pm

20 Years Of Britpop

It’s Britpop Week On Stereogum

The first time I saw Blur was on September 29, 1994, at the old Academy Theatre on 43rd St. in Manhattan. That place has been…
Michael Nelson | April 21, 2014 - 11:31 am


Stereogum’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2013

Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal…
Stereogum | December 12, 2013 - 1:09 pm
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