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Changing Creative Expression: What The Hell Even Is An Album In 2016?

This year has been a loud one. We've seen the deaths of titanic icons like David Bowie and Prince, the kinds of artists who touched…
Ryan Leas | June 17, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Wye Oak Tween

This morning, Wye Oak surprise-released a new sorta-album called Tween. It's been two years since their last LP -- the underrated and beautiful Shriek, which…
Ryan Leas | June 9, 2016 - 1:19 pm

Interview

Q&A: Wye Oak On Moving Apart And Moving Forward

Just about two years ago, Wye Oak released their stunning fourth album, Shriek. It was one of our favorite albums of 2014, and a crucial…
Ryan Leas | March 21, 2016 - 11:39 am

More Wye Oak stories

More Than 120 Artists Sign Letter To Obama About Dakota Access Pipeline

As water protectors continue to stand their ground at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, they've been met with excessive, violent force from…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 2, 2016 - 12:27 pm

Stream Flock Of Dimes If You See Me, Say Yes

If you love Wye Oak -- and you should really love Wye Oak -- the primary reason why is Jenn Wasner, whose voice manages to…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 11:12 am

Watch Wye Oak Celebrate 10th Anniversary In Ottobar Live Video

Wye Oak have been a band for 10 years now, and in that time they've released five incredible albums, including this year's Tween, which acted…
James Rettig | September 8, 2016 - 11:06 am

Flock Of Dimes – “Everything Is Happening Today”

Under the name Flock Of Dimes, the great Wye Oak bandleader Jenn Wasner has been releasing lovely bedroom-pop records for years. Next month, she'll finally…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2016 - 11:46 am

Flock Of Dimes – “Semaphore” Video

A couple of weeks ago, Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner announced If You See Me, Say Yes, her first ever full-length under the name Flock Of…
Peter Helman | July 27, 2016 - 9:34 am

Flock Of Dimes – “Semaphore”

A couple of weeks ago, Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner announced that she would be releasing her first ever full-length under the name Flock Of Dimes,…
Peter Helman | July 13, 2016 - 10:00 am

Jenn Wasner Announces Flock Of Dimes’ Full-Length Debut

For years, Jenn Wasner, the Wye Oak member with the titanic voice, has been releasing solo music under the name Flock Of Dimes. On her…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2016 - 11:25 am

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016 So Far

Veep, quite possibly the best show on TV right now, depicts a culture of Washington aides chained to their phones, sent scrambling to come up…
Stereogum | June 15, 2016 - 10:30 am

Wye Oak Release Surprise New Album Tween

Surprise! Wye Oak released a new collection of tracks today titled Tween. The band doesn't consider the album to be LP5 for a single reason:…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 9, 2016 - 11:05 am

EL VY – “Need A Friend (Wye Oak Remix)”

Matt Berninger of the National and Brent Knopf of Menomena and Ramona Falls released their debut album under the name EL VY last fall. Return
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 12, 2016 - 11:12 am

Watch Wye Oak Cover Pat Benatar’s “We Belong”

When we talked to Wye Oak while they were in Austin for SXSW, they said that new material might be coming "sooner than you think."
James Rettig | March 29, 2016 - 12:48 pm

Watch Wye Oak Play “The Tower” With The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Last night, the great Baltimore indie duo Wye Oak played at Baltimore's Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, a local institution, with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra playing behind…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2015 - 12:32 pm
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