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9 Memorable Moments From Coachella 2016 Weekend 1 Friday

From over 40 miles out from the festival grounds on Interstate 10, there are billboards advertising sets over the two weekends. Most are presented with…
James Rettig | April 16, 2016 - 2:13 pm
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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Savages Adore Life

Silence Yourself must've been a hard act to follow. It's not just that Savages' 2013 was a great album, though it absolutely was. It's that…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2016 - 12:27 pm
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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I haven't written any of these lists since Christmas, which means I've got three weeks' worth of videos to pick through. And even though it's…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2016 - 4:02 pm
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Wilco, Savages, Julia Holter Curate Le Guess Who’s 2016 Lineup

Dutch music festival Le Guess Who? is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year in its home base of Utrecht, and the organizers have invited four…
James Rettig | July 20, 2016 - 3:26 pm

14 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Music Festival 2016

Pitchfork Music Festival went down in Chicago over the weekend, bringing an assortment of acts from across the musical spectrum to Union Park. The festival's…
Tom Breihan & Chris DeVille | July 18, 2016 - 3:14 pm
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Savages’ Jehnny Beth Responds To Sufjan Stevens’ Critique Of Their Album Cover

Back when Savages' debut LP Silence Yourself came out in 2013, Sufjan Stevens (of all people) wrote a nerdy Tumblr post critiquing "a very uncool…
James Rettig | July 5, 2016 - 2:19 pm
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Trentemøller – “River In Me” (Feat. Jehnny Beth) Video

The Danish dance producer Trentemøller mixed Adore Life, the album that the great UK postpunk band Savages released earlier this year. And now that Trentemøller's…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2016 - 9:21 am

7 Memorable Moments From Primavera Sound 2016 Friday

As Stereogum's resident Radiohead fanboy, for me, Friday at Primavera Sound was all about Thom Yorke and company. My whole night was planned around achieving…
Chris DeVille | June 4, 2016 - 8:47 am
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Watch Savages Play “Adore” On Ellen

It's always cool when Savages bring their stark, dramatic postpunk to American late-night TV. The idea that they are now doing this shit on American…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2016 - 3:12 pm
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Watch Savages’ Intense “Adore” Performance On Colbert

There are very few bands who give off the level of powerfully dark vibes that Savages emit whenever they're onstage, and even their TV performances…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2016 - 9:05 am
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A Dead Forest Index – “Myth Retraced” (Feat. Savages’ Gemma Thompson)

Brothers Adam Sherry (vocals/guitar) and Sam Sherry (drums/piano) comprise A Dead Forest Index, an Auckland duo who specialize in ominous, hard-hitting rock with an expansive…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2016 - 5:31 pm

Watch Savages Perform “The Answer” On Le Grand Journal

Savages appeared on the French news and variety show Le Grand Journal yesterday and performed a rendition of their song "The Answer" off of this…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2016 - 2:35 pm
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Watch Savages’ Badass Kimmel Performance

Tomorrow, Savages release their towering, fearsome sophomore album Adore Life, and you should go cop that. Last night, the band proved why. They rolled through…
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2016 - 10:26 am
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Savages – “Adore” Video

Savages will release their new album, Adore Life, later this month, and we've already been graced with two singles. "The Answer" and "T.I.W.Y.G." were both…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 6, 2016 - 10:15 am
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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

Jehnny Beth & Julian Casablancas – “Boy/Girl” Video

Julian Casablancas, from the Strokes, and Jehnny Beth, from Savages, are two of the most charismatic rock frontpeople to come along this century. And as…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2015 - 8:45 am
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Watch Savages Cover Eagles Of Death Metal’s “I Love You All The Time” In Paris

Last night Savages played La Maroquinerie in Paris. There, in the city where an Eagles Of Death Metal concert recently became the site of a
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2015 - 12:10 pm
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Julian Casablancas & Jehnny Beth Collaboration Is A Danish Punk Cover Out Next Month

Back in 1983, the Danish punk band Sort Sol (AKA Sods) released Dagger & Guitar. The album featured a Lydia Lunch collaboration alternately titled "Boy/Girl"
Chris DeVille | November 25, 2015 - 2:39 pm
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Savages – “T.I.W.Y.G.”

Savages' first Adore Life single "The Answer" fiercely posited that "Love is the answer!" Follow-up single "T.I.W.Y.G." continues that theme, Jehnny Beth angrily insisting "This…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2015 - 12:05 pm
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We published our 50 Best New Bands of 2015 list this week, which is exciting! We love to debate things here at the 'Gum, and…
Stereogum | October 23, 2015 - 3:48 pm
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