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For being the biggest city in America, it took a hell of a long time for New York to lock down a festival. Sure, we have CMJ and Northside and venues booked tight throughout the year, but recreating the traditional “field day out” experience that’s become the norm across the rest of the country is… More »

Earlier today, I published my list of the 40 best music videos of 2014. It’s always a bit dangerous to publish a year-end list before the year is actually over, especially in this new surprise-release universe where we now live. But it sure looks like the music-video universe has slowed down for the holiday season,… More »

Music is a messy thing. There’s too much of it, too many genres, too many ideas, for anyone to make sense out of all of it — or even to hear all of it. The idea of imposing a narrative on 365 days of music, of making sense of a whole year, is a fool’s… More »

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Watch St. Vincent’s Sonos Commercial

St. Vincent is featured in a new commercial for the wireless home speaker system Sonos. While Otis Redding's version of "Send Me Some Lovin" plays…
Peter Helman | November 1, 2015 - 7:48 pm

Watch Ryan Adams Improvise A Song About Shirtless Bridge School Concertgoer

Ryan Adams has a history of improvising ridiculous songs about things that happen at his shows, and because he's an incredibly talented guy, these joke…
Peter Helman | October 25, 2015 - 12:44 pm

St. Vincent Hates Burritos

St. Vincent worked some waitressing shifts at her sister's new Resident Taqueria in Dallas over the weekend, and people care so much about it that…
Chris DeVille | October 14, 2015 - 5:23 pm

St. Vincent Is Waitressing At A Dallas Taqueria This Weekend

As of this weekend, Dallas has a new taco restaurant. Resident Taqueria, owned by St. Vincent's brother-in-law and sister, just opened on Thursday, and Annie…
Peter Helman | October 11, 2015 - 11:59 am

Watch St. Vincent & Jenny Lewis Cover “Groove Is In The Heart” At Trans-Pecos Festival

Marfa, TX hosted the Trans-Pecos Festival Of Music And Love this past weekend, and Jenny Lewis was featured at the top of the bill. Annie…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 28, 2015 - 1:17 pm

Watch St. Vincent Return To Texas, Sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” In Short Documentary

St. Vincent recently visited Marfa, Texas -- she grew up in Dallas -- for a mini-documentary directed by Alan Del Rio Ortiz for Nowness. The…
Peter Helman | September 7, 2015 - 12:10 pm

Check Out St. Vincent’s New Signature Guitar

St. Vincent's Annie Clark is one of our greatest working guitar heroes, and so it's only right that she's now getting her own signature guitar.
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2015 - 3:08 pm

Watch Taylor Swift Perform With Beck (!) & St. Vincent (!!) In LA

On a huge hit a couple of years ago, Taylor Swift clowned an ex for listening to "some indie record that's much cooler than mine."…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2015 - 8:51 am

10 Memorable Moments From Outside Lands 2015

Outside Lands took place this past weekend in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, which happens to be situated next to the neighborhood that I grew…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm

Watch The Walkmen’s Peter Matthew Bauer Cover St. Vincent’s “Prince Johnny” (Stereogum Premiere)

"Prince Johnny" is one of the best songs off St. Vincent's self-titled release from last year. It's a slow ballad with a striking chorus, ridden…
Grace Birnstengel | August 4, 2015 - 1:23 pm

St. Vincent Made A Mixtape For An 11-Year-Old On Her First Beats 1 Show

Annie Clark hosted her first Beats 1 radio show on Apple Music last night. The show is called St. Vincent's Mixtape Delivery Service, and each…
James Rettig | July 1, 2015 - 11:06 am

Watch St. Vincent Perform New Song “Everyone You Know Will Go Away” In Full At Contemporary Color Brooklyn

David Byrne's Contemporary Color project came to Brooklyn this past weekend after premiering in Toronto the week before, and lucky attendees were able to hear…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 29, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Watch St. Vincent Discuss David Byrne Collab And That Time She Fell Off A Speaker In TimesTalk

Annie Clark sat down for a conversation with The New York Times music critic Jon Pareles at a TimesTalk interview at Toronto's Luminato Festival. She…
James Rettig | June 25, 2015 - 5:30 pm

St. Vincent, Josh Homme, Disclosure Hosting Beats 1 Radio Shows

Apple Music already poached Zane Lowe to help establish their new internet radio component, Beats 1. The company also signed on Drake and Pharrell as…
Caitlin White | June 25, 2015 - 10:38 am

Watch David Byrne, St. Vincent, Dev Hynes, Ad Rock, & More Debut Original Color Guard Soundtracks In Toronto

David Byrne's Contemporary Color color guard project features original compositions from artists like St. Vincent, Dev Hynes, How To Dress Well, and Ad Rock. The…
Caitlin White | June 23, 2015 - 3:26 pm

The Chemical Brothers – “Under Neon Lights” (Feat. St. Vincent)

St. Vincent's Annie Clark has lately been playing festival stages at the same time as EDM DJs draw much bigger crowds at nearby stages and…
Tom Breihan | June 22, 2015 - 8:42 am

Watch St. Vincent Play “Drill” With Wire At DRILL: CHICAGO Fest

As promised, St. Vincent joined UK post-punk legends Wire on stage at their own DRILL: CHICAGO Festival for an extended improvisatory rendition of their song…
Peter Helman | June 13, 2015 - 4:27 pm

St. Vincent Will Make You A Mixtape

If your dream is to receive a personalized mixtape from St. Vincent -- and why wouldn't it be? -- well, today brings you one (large)…
Peter Helman | June 12, 2015 - 8:58 pm

Watch Bands Share Their Least Favorite Interview Questions At GovBall

Last weekend was New York's own annual music festival Governors Ball, and in the true festival spirit of complaining about everything, Funny Or Die was…
Caitlin White | June 9, 2015 - 1:25 pm
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