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It’s not on this week’s list, but this might be a good place to acknowledge director Hannah Lux Davis’s video for the willfully ridiculous Mike Will Made It/Miley Cyrus/Wiz Khalifa/Juicy J single “23.” Michael Jordan is the most iconic and universally beloved athlete in my living memory, and here we have a video that reduce… More »

Guys, Yeezus leaked. You don’t need music videos right now. You need to just play that real loud, let blood fill up your vision, luxuriate in the angry anxiety. If, however, you somehow need a break in between Yeezus sessions, or if you’re one of those weird and virtuous people who waits until it’s legal… More »

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Young Galaxy – “Body”

Young Galaxy feel like one of those bands that are constantly underrated and overlooked for being so consistent. Their past two efforts -- 2011's Shapeshifting
James Rettig | August 5, 2015 - 12:47 pm

Young Galaxy – “Fever” Video

This is the seventh music video to come out from Young Galaxy's recent Polaris Music Prize-nominated album, Ultramarine, but it's striking how diverse they've all…
Miles Bowe | December 12, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Young Galaxy – “Hard To Tell” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Back in October, Young Galaxy released a video for their single "Privileged Poor" off of the this year's Ultramarine. The Canadian band has a solid…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 3, 2013 - 12:17 pm

Young Galaxy – “Privileged Poor” Video

Young Galaxy put together a really charming collection of songs on Ultramarine earlier this year, and now they have a new video for "Privileged Poor"…
Miles Bowe | October 29, 2013 - 12:25 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Sleepwalk With Me” Video

The Vancouver synth-rockers Young Galaxy released their album Ultramarine earlier this year, and there's a deluxe edition of the LP that came out this week…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Win Polaris Music Prize 2013

Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! won this year's Polaris Music Prize, the annual award for Canadian Album Of The Year as chose…
Scott Lapatine | September 23, 2013 - 11:22 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Talk To Her” (Stereogum Premiere)

Vancouver's Young Galaxy released their excellent Ultramarine earlier this year and will follow it up with a deluxe edition next week. One of the bonu…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 18, 2013 - 11:32 am
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Young Galaxy – “In Fire (Sally Shapiro Remix)”

Young Galaxy got some pretty great news this week when they made the Polaris Prize shortlist for their album Ultramarine, though it's really not a…
Miles Bowe | July 18, 2013 - 1:48 pm

Young Galaxy – “New Summer” Video

As we’ve pointed out before, Canadian electro-pop band Young Galaxy (Polaris Prize long-listers in both 2010 and 2011) have been pairing songs from their latest…
Elliah Heifetz | June 10, 2013 - 4:12 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Fall For You” Video

The Montreal band Young Galaxy makes sparkling, straightforward synthpop, but the two videos they've released for tracks from their new album Ultramarine are both weird…
Tom Breihan | May 13, 2013 - 11:46 am

Young Galaxy – “Pretty Boy” Video

The Montreal band Young Galaxy worked with former Studio member and Balearic production don Dan Lissvik on their new album Ultramarine, and the end result…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2013 - 12:02 pm
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Born Ruffians – “Needle (Young Galaxy Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Next week, the Ontario indie rockers Born Ruffians will release Birthmarks, their fourth album. And now the Montreal group Young Galaxy have remixed their single…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2013 - 9:28 am

Young Galaxy – “New Summer”

The synthy Montreal quintet Young Galaxy are about a month away from releasing their new album Ultramarine, and they've already nailed a couple of different…
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2013 - 2:52 pm

Young Galaxy – “Fall For You”

A few weeks ago, Young Galaxy shared their first single from the new Ultramarine, the fantastic "Pretty Boy." Their follow-up single is an interesting changeup.
Miles Bowe | February 19, 2013 - 4:10 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Pretty Boy (Peaking Lights Remix)”

When the Wisconsin duo Peaking Lights remixes a track, they usually slather on a few layers of dubby synth-haze. But in reworking the Montreal band…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2013 - 3:45 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Pretty Boy”

Montreal five-piece Young Galaxy have been making dreamy pop music for a while now, but their hypnotic new single, "Pretty Boy," in its delicate way,…
Miles Bowe | January 24, 2013 - 12:04 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Youth Is Wasted On The Young” (Stereogum Premiere)

Canadian dream poppers Young Galaxy will put out a 7'' next week, and today we've got a cut from that release called "Youth Is Wasted…
Corban Goble | June 1, 2012 - 1:10 pm
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Young Galaxy – “Peripheral Visionaries” Video

Canuck dream pop outfit Young Galaxy has a way with shoegazey, lurid indie rock, and its latest animated video is a blissfully bizarre affair involving…
Corban Goble | September 23, 2011 - 6:04 pm
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