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It still feels like summer, but that won’t last long. We’re less than two weeks away from #PSL and before you know it we’ll be wearing flannel. It’s not a moment too soon: unless you somehow avoided all major news (and everything Donald Trump has said) recently, this summer hurt like a motherfucker. How appropriate… More »

I really didn’t think that The Most Lamentable Tragedy was ever going to happen. More than two years ago, I talked to Patrick Stickles, and he laid out the plan: A full-length rock opera and accompanying movie, one that alludes to X-Men and The Matrix while telling a sprawling epic poem about manic depression. Stickle… More »

The week began on, like, Tuesday with the launch of Apple Music and it pretty much ended on Thursday because of the three-day weekend, and frankly, not a whole hell of a lot happened in between. It kinda felt like everyone besides Trent Reznor took the week off and nobody even bothered to release any… More »

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Titus Andronicus – “Ecce Homo” & “Still Life with Hot Deuce AND Silver Platter”

Titus Andronicus seems to be back in the swing, debuting some new songs on WFMU and on the road. Titus's Twitter pointed to a live…
Corban Goble | March 9, 2012 - 10:32 am
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Titus Andronicus – “Upon Viewing Oregon’s Landscape With The Flood Of Detritus”

Last night, Titus Andronicus frontman Patrick Stickles appeared on Tom Scharpling's The Best Show marathon on WFMU to premiere the band's new single allegedly called…
Corban Goble | February 29, 2012 - 10:40 am
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20 Songs Named After The Bands That Played Them

Self-titled albums are one thing. But when a band names one of its songs after itself -- or, alternately, when a band names itself after…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2012 - 11:46 am
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Patrick Stickles Covers “Video Games”

The latest aboard the "Video Games" cover bandwagon is Titus Andronicus' now-beardless (!!!) Patrick Stickles, who recorded the cover in his parent's living room earlier…
Corban Goble | December 26, 2011 - 5:50 pm
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Titus Andronicus Cover Coldplay

A couple of months ago, we posted a list of the 10 best Coldplay covers. That list is safe. New Jersey punk rock champions Titu…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2011 - 3:13 pm
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Titus, Ted Leo Playing OWS Benefit Tonight

A few days after the NYPD evicted the Occupy Wall Street camp from Zuccotti Park, and a couple of days after this scandalous bullshit went…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 10:07 am
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Watch Patrick Stickles, Craig Finn, Tommy Ramone Cover “Bastards Of Young”

The all-star tandem of Titus Andronicus' Patrick Stickles, The Hold Steady's Craig Finn, and Tommy Ramone (along with Jesse Malin and Dave Hause) got together…
Corban Goble | November 18, 2011 - 9:00 am

A Trip Through The Kurt Vile/Bank Of America Controversy

This isn't the '90s, and these days no indie bands are getting cards pulled for licensing songs to advertisers. In fact, it's generally accepted that…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2011 - 5:15 pm
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CMJ 2011: Class Superlatives & Our Finest Photos

We're on the other side of CMJ now, which you could probably tell by the uptick in the music news cycle, or by some bloggers'…
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2011 - 6:19 pm
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Amy Klein Quits Titus Andronicus

Just a few days after playing a final show with Titus Andronicus at our CMJ showcase, Amy Klein announced that she was leaving the band…
Corban Goble | October 24, 2011 - 9:27 am
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CMJ 2011: Stereogum/Popgun Showcase @ Glasslands 10/18/11 Feat. Titus Andronicus, Delicate Steve, Mr. Dream, Cuckoo Chaos, Hollerado

So, CMJ. It’s begun. This year we decided to get our shots in early, in some sort of a sado-masochistic attempt to be as lifele…
Amrit Singh | October 19, 2011 - 4:04 pm
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Stereogum CMJ 2011: John Maus, Oneohtrix Point Never Added To Animal Collective DJs, Titus Andronicus, Etc.

UPDATE: We are happy to announce that Four Tet has been added to this bill, and will DJ from 8-9PM (which is precisely the time…
Amrit Singh | October 17, 2011 - 9:24 am
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Stereogum CMJ Parties 2011: Titus Andronicus, Animal Collective’s Geologist & Deakin, Twin Sister, More

Next week, NYC's streets will be teeming with a mix of earnest collegiate indie rock aficionados and grizzled music biz veterans. There will be wonderful…
Amrit Singh | October 10, 2011 - 4:46 pm
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Hear Titus, EMA, Surfer Blood Cover Nevermind

To celebrate Nevermind's 20th Anniversary, SPIN put together a tribute album called Newermind. It includes, in original track order, covers by Titus Andronicus ("Breed"), EMA…
brandon | July 19, 2011 - 3:21 pm
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4Knots Festival 2011 Recap

The first annual 4Knots Music Festival on Saturday, July 16th succeeded in turning South Street Seaport -- usually picturesque, tourist-clogged shopping plaza -- into a…
Andrew Frisicano | July 18, 2011 - 5:09 pm
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Okkervil River, Titus Andronicus, NewVillager @ The Wiltern, Los Angeles 6/23/11

Okkervil River, who are touring in support of their latest album I Am Very Far, delighted fans at The Wiltern last night. Titus Andronicus sonically…
Andrew Youssef | June 24, 2011 - 9:46 am

Our Band Could Be Your Life Tribute @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 5/22/11

It's ten years since Michael Azerrad first published his defining DIY '80s scene portrait Our Band Could Be Your Life, which covered an independent music…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2011 - 10:01 am

Titus Andronicus – “No Future Part Three: Escape From No Future” Video

When we posted footage of Titus Andronicus covering They Might Be Giants, I mentioned a potentially more triumphant moment, the New Jersey-focused video for The
brandon | April 29, 2011 - 9:41 am
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Scenes From Coachella ’11: Friday

If you’re at Coachella you aren’t on here. But this isn’t a bad year to be here, all told: YouTube’s live stream features some nice…
Amrit Singh | April 16, 2011 - 3:33 pm
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Titus Andronicus Cover “Birdhouse In Your Soul”

The last time we checked in on A.V. Club’s Undercover series, Baths opted to take on the recently departed LCD Soundsystem’s “All My Friends.” Here,…
brandon | April 12, 2011 - 3:00 pm
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