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2016 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2016

In an age when major-label artists are putting out bloated albums in an effort to rack up the most streaming equivalent units, it can sometimes…
James Rettig | December 2, 2016 - 12:00 pm

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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

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

You guys know how this works, but in case you don't: We vote on 5 Best Songs at COB Thursday, so anything that comes out…
Stereogum | March 4, 2016 - 4:38 pm

More Sheer Mag stories

Downtown Boys, PWR BTTM, Sheer Mag, More Sign Open Letter Demanding SXSW Remove Deportation Clause

SXSW has drawn heavy criticism over a clause in its artist agreement that allows the festival to "notify the appropriate U.S. immigration authorities" if it…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2017 - 9:05 pm

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

Watch Sheer Mag Kill Their TV Debut On Late Night With Seth Meyers

DIY classic rockers Sheer Mag made their television debut last night on Late Night With Seth Meyers. The quintet shared a pleasant surprise in the…
Collin Robinson | May 27, 2016 - 10:40 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

You guys know how this works, but in case you don't: We vote on 5 Best Songs at COB Thursday, so anything that comes out…
Stereogum | March 4, 2016 - 4:38 pm

Stream Sheer Mag III EP

Well, here's a nice surprise! The Philly band Sheer Mag, who sound like Thin Lizzy if Thin Lizzy were DIY basement punks, have a brand-new…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2016 - 1:31 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

You'll notice one conspicuous absence in this week's 5 Best Songs. To be clear: We didn't forget about The Life Of Pablo, nor were we…
Stereogum | February 12, 2016 - 5:10 pm

Sheer Mag – “Can’t Stop Fighting”

Sheer Mag made waves with their first two EPs, and now the gritty, classic rock-indebted Philly band are back with another new song, "Can't Stop…
James Rettig | February 5, 2016 - 3:33 pm

2015 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2015

There are a couple of reasons this year has seen the release of so many great EPs: cheaper recording technology, easier distribution methods, the death…
James Rettig | December 2, 2015 - 11:00 am

Hopscotch 2015 Lineup

Hopscotch Music Festival returns for its sixth year in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina this September. This morning the official lineup has been revealed, and since…
Caitlin White | May 19, 2015 - 10:09 am

Stream Sheer Mag II EP

The Philadelphia band Sheer Mag walk an interesting line. They play bluesy, choogling, Camaro-revving classic rock -- straight-up Dazed & Confused-soundtrack cruise music. But they're…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2015 - 10:27 am

Sheer Mag – “Fan The Flames” Video

Watching Sheer Mag play a bridge show in Austin was one of the best experiences that I had at this year's SXSW. I'd seen the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 20, 2015 - 2:11 pm

Sheer Mag – “Button Up”

Sheer Mag's Christina Halladay sings like she doesn't have anything to prove to you, but she's going to fucking prove it anyway. The Philadelphia band…
Peter Helman | March 17, 2015 - 11:32 pm