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Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
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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
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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
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The Julie Ruin – “I Decide” Lyric Video (Feat. Katie Crutchfield)

Three years ago, the former Bikini Kill and Le Tigre leader Kathleen Hanna formed the Julie Ruin, a new band named after the persona she…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2016 - 11:16 am
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Artist Portraits From Stereogum’s SXSW 2016 Showcase

Stereogum is in Austin right now for SXSW and last night, we put on an official showcase at Bud Light Factory at Brazos Hall with…
Stereogum | March 17, 2016 - 10:20 pm

Waxahatchee, Julien Baker, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon Contribute To New Elliott Smith Tribute Album

Earlier this year, we finally got the soundtrack to the 2014 Elliott Smith doc Heaven Adores You, and it looks like interest in the legendary…
James Rettig | March 3, 2016 - 5:18 pm
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Waxahatchee – “With You” (Jessica Simpson Cover)

It looks like Waxahatchee covered Jessica Simpson's "With You" for the season finale of Girls last year, but no one picked up on it because…
James Rettig | February 19, 2016 - 3:42 pm
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The Best Rock Acts Of 2015 Celebrate Ground Control Touring At NYC Mini-Fest

Last night, the booking agency Ground Control Touring and the music site Noisey partnered to bring something like a five hour mini-festival to Manhattan's Webster…
Ryan Leas | December 3, 2015 - 12:37 pm
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Waxahatchee – “La Loose” Video

We just named Waxahatchee's Ivy Tripp one of the best albums of the year, and today she's shared a video for standout track "La Loose."
James Rettig | December 2, 2015 - 10:16 am
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Waxahatchee Cancel European Tour

Today, Wichita Records announced that Katie Crutchfield has cancelled all of Waxahatchee's upcoming European tour dates in support of Kurt Vile due to health issues.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 28, 2015 - 11:40 am
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Watch Waxahatchee Cover Lucinda Williams’ “Greenville”

Both Crutchfield sisters are big fans of Lucinda Williams, an affinity that only makes too much sense. Allison covered the folk songwriter's track "Something About
James Rettig | October 27, 2015 - 12:21 pm
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Streets Of Philadelphia: How The Former “Sixth Borough” Became Rock’s First City

There's a small plastic turtle on the dashboard of Cayetana's old blue van. Her name is Tracy. She wears red glasses and does a little…
Michael Tedder | June 8, 2015 - 11:38 am
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Album Of The Week: Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp

There's an established narrative, a trajectory that the critically acclaimed indie band is supposed to follow. The first album should be the raw, striking, personal…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2015 - 11:01 am
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Waxahatchee – “Under A Rock” Video

Waxahatchee's ridiculously good third album Ivy Tripp arrives on Tuesday, and today, she's given us her video for the song "Under A Rock." It's an…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2015 - 9:06 am
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Stream Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp

When Katie Crutchfield went from solo-acoustic to full-band on 2013's Cerulean Salt, her second LP as Waxahatchee, she made one of 2013's best albums. On…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2015 - 9:45 am
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Photos: SXSW 2015

SXSW 2015 has come and gone. As Scott noted over the weekend, it was an altogether less corporate, less celebrity-infused, less insane experience than in…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2015 - 2:14 pm
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

All the songs chosen for 5 Best Songs this week are, intentionally or not, crushingly self-reflective and introspective. They concern relationships and how we actually…
Stereogum | February 20, 2015 - 5:30 pm
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Waxahatchee – “Under A Rock”

Waxahatchee makes the kind of music you listen to when you're barely hanging on. That's evident in "Under A Rock," the latest single from the…
Caitlin White | February 17, 2015 - 4:15 pm
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Waxahatchee – “Fish Eyes” (Bottomless Pit Cover)

Bottomless Pit are the Chicago band that formed from the ashes of the excellent, unsung '90s indie rock act Silkworm, after that band's drummer, Michael…
Michael Nelson | February 13, 2015 - 4:49 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

If we approached this column with a more literal set of guidelines, there's a good chance you would see a different list before you, one…
Stereogum | January 16, 2015 - 4:39 pm
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