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Shamir – “Who Will Save Your Soul?” (Jewel Cover)

Shamir performed an acoustic cover of Jewel's "Who Will Save Your Soul?" on yesterday's episode of The Strombo Show, a radio segment that airs on…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 18, 2016 - 11:46 am

2015 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am

Watch Shamir’s Ridiculously Fun Colbert Performance

My friend Nick Sylvester was once, I'd argue, the greatest rock critic of his generation. When he left behind music criticism, he became a writer…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2015 - 9:30 am

Watch Shamir Sing With Years & Years In London

Young star Shamir has one of those great, euphoric disco-diva wails, and if dance producers aren't constantly bothering him for collaborations, they really should be.
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2015 - 10:29 am

List

Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: 23 Artists Who Should Make Their SNL Debut This Season

Saturday Night Live's 41st season premieres this Saturday with Miley Cyrus holding down joint duties as host and musical guest. (Joint, get it? Because Miley…
Chris DeVille | October 1, 2015 - 2:37 pm

Life Is Beautiful 2015 Brought Weezer, Duran Duran, Stevie Wonder & More To Downtown Vegas

Life Is Beautiful has the makings of a unique festival, the kind that would be tempting to choose over some of the usual suspects (e.g.,…
Ryan Leas | September 28, 2015 - 3:01 pm

Shamir – “In For The Kill” Video

Shamir plays an alien in the new Anthony Sylvester-directed video for "In For The Kill," which sees him piloting a UFO around our planet and…
James Rettig | September 15, 2015 - 3:52 pm

Flying Lotus, Shamir Appear In New Apple Music Commercial

Apple introduced their streaming service Apple Music less than two months ago, and they've just launched a new "Discovery" ad campaign. The first commercial features…
Peter Helman | August 23, 2015 - 6:50 pm

Watch Shamir Debut New Song “Time” In Warsaw

Shamir's Ratchet is one of our absolute favorite albums so far this year, but the Las Vegas diva might be at his most potent when…
Chris DeVille | August 18, 2015 - 12:36 pm

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Fest 2015

Pitchfork Festival took over Chicago's Union Park this past weekend with headlining sets from Wilco, Sleater-Kinney, and Chance The Rapper. The hours before those performances…
Stereogum | July 20, 2015 - 10:39 am

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6 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Saturday

There's nothing quite as invigorating as a quick burst of chaos. Just as Saturday afternoon was getting going in Chicago, a quick but torrential downpour…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2015 - 3:57 pm

Watch Mac DeMarco And Shamir Play Jenga

Mac DeMarco and Shamir are both on fire right now, which is why it makes perfect sense that Complex enlisted both of them to play…
Caitlin White | July 6, 2015 - 5:46 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2015 So Far

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…
Stereogum | June 16, 2015 - 11:08 am