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The 2013 Experience

The Year In Unconventional Album Launches, From artRave to Indiegogo To SNL

The literary giant Alexis Krauss said it best: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From big-budget campaigns to no-budget…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2013 - 10:21 am

List

Stereogum’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2013

Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal…
Stereogum | December 12, 2013 - 1:09 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2013

Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop's Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year's big…
Stereogum | December 3, 2013 - 10:58 am

Yo La Tengo, Ira Glass, & Eugene Mirman – “Toymageddon” Video

Thanks to the iconic Hoboken venue Maxwell's shutting down, Yo La Tengo's annual Hanukkah residency is over for good, but that doesn't mean the band…
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2013 - 10:25 am

The Anniversary

Painful Turns 20

Technically, Yo La Tengo existed for almost a decade before Painful. But the Yo La Tengo we know and love begins here, with the record…
Chris DeVille | October 4, 2013 - 2:06 pm

Yo La Tengo – “Super Kiwi”

Earlier this year, New Jersey indie royalty Yo La Tengo released their truly excellent new album Fade, and you should make a real effort to…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2013 - 2:03 pm

Yo La Tengo Announce Fade: Deluxe Edition

Just last night I was at tiny Stuart's Opera House in tiny Nelsonville, Ohio, watching Yo La Tengo tear through two sets -- one quiet,…
Chris DeVille | September 18, 2013 - 12:14 pm

Justin Timberlake Squashes Kanye Beef, Films Target Commercial At Maxwell’s

Earlier this year, Justin Timberlake and Kanye West took a couple of minor swipes at each other. Onstage at one of his shows, Kanye had…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2013 - 9:23 am

Yo La Tengo – “Is That Enough” Video

Yo La Tengo's charming video for "Ohm," the opening track from their great new album Fade, splits its time between two things: A fantastical animated…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2013 - 2:17 pm

Yo La Tengo – “Ohm” Video

"Ohm," the sighing drone that opens Yo La Tengo's excellent new album Fade, is one hell of a song, and when I saw them earlier…
Tom Breihan | July 10, 2013 - 11:47 am

Photos: Yo La Tengo @ Wonder Ballroom, Portland 5/16/13

Last night, Yo La Tengo performed at Portland's Wonder Ballroom. The trio did two sets, including one acoustic. Check out our photos of the show…
Stereogum | May 17, 2013 - 3:19 pm

Photos: Yo La Tengo @ Fonda Theatre, Hollywood 5/9/13

When you have a discography as extensive as Yo La Tengo, you can open for yourself by playing a stripped down acoustic set before coming…
Andrew Youssef | May 10, 2013 - 10:41 am

Eluvium – “Happiness” (Feat. Ira Kaplan)

35 years ago Brian Eno wrote the famous rule that ambient music must be "as ignorable as it is interesting" on the back of his…
Miles Bowe | April 30, 2013 - 3:32 pm

Watch Yo La Tengo Cover The Supremes’ “Come See About Me”

When Rhino released Girl Group Sounds: One Kiss Can Lead To Another boxset, I was all over it. There's a whole range of emotion that…
Claire Lobenfeld | March 19, 2013 - 12:45 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This is the week the music-video gods finally awoke from their slumber. I had to leave so much good stuff off the list this week:…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2013 - 2:00 pm