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It is not possible to overstate the importance of Kim Deal. As a member of the Pixies and a founding member of the Breeders, she has made some of the most deeply compelling — not to mention some of the most compellingly influential — music of the past three decades. Though she is not currently… More »

The Breeders’ second album Last Splash was an indie rock album that became a hit. That means something else right now. An indie album that becomes a hit — Bon Iver, Bon Iver, say — dominates critics’ list, racks up summer-festival bookings for the band, maybe wins a Grammy or two. A track might appear… More »

Infamously cantankerous studio rat/national treasure Steve Albini doesn’t like to be called a record producer. He prefers the term “recording engineer.” That’s a dry, clinical term for what Albini actually does, but it makes sense that he’d prefer to be seen that way. Over the past few decades, Albini has overseen the creation of countless… More »

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New Breeders – “We’re Gonna Rise”

Considering it's been oh, five years since their last record, today's been a relatively happening day for the Breeders. Earlier today we picked up on…
Stereogum | December 4, 2007 - 6:19 pm

The Deal On The New Breeders Album

Lady Pixie and lead Breeder Kim Deal answered some reader mail for Venus Magazine, offering advice on the songwriting process ("It's hard. Sit down and…
Stereogum | December 4, 2007 - 1:18 pm

Steve Albini Drops Anonymity, Answers Questions In Poker Forum

So here's what we know: By all accounts, indie icon Steve Albini is a bit of a poker freak (just ask Mike Watt). And now…
Stereogum | July 6, 2007 - 9:58 am
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