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TRL Is Back And Please Don’t Go To It

"What has been will be again, what has been done will be done again; there is nothing new under the sun." Hm. It seems Ecclesiastes…
Kelly Conaboy | November 21, 2017 - 1:25 pm


Which Budget Musician Halloween Costume Is The Scariest, And Why?

As a music lover, it’s hard to have a "scary" Halloween costume. You can only be "ghost Dave Grohl" so many years in a row…
Kelly Conaboy | October 25, 2017 - 12:19 pm


Britney Spears Just Released Her 22nd Fragrance So I Smelled Almost Half Of Them

How many perfumes do you have in your personal line of perfumes? Out of shame I will decline to answer for myself, but Britney Spears…
Kelly Conaboy | August 17, 2017 - 1:19 pm

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A Somewhat Surprising Morning At The Chainsmokers’ Pop-Up Shop

Fifteen minutes before its planned 11AM opening time, there were 16 people in line for the Chainsmokers’ NYC pop-up shop. The four-day buying experience, running…
Kelly Conaboy | June 9, 2017 - 11:27 am


After The Fyre: A Brief History Of Other Festival Disasters

By now we’re all aware that Fyre Festival — in theory a three-day luxury music festival in the Bahamas for supermodels and rich dudes who…
Kelly Conaboy | May 1, 2017 - 11:58 am


A Night With My Favorite Band: Spoon

Kelly Conaboy is the former editor of Videogum (R.I.P.) and current writer for The Hairpin. She's written about her favorite band here and here and
Kelly Conaboy | February 9, 2017 - 11:22 am

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Candle After All: A Review Of The New Daft Punk Artisan Candle

Earlier this month we reported on Daft Punk's new line of winter merch, which includes ornaments, snow globes, and a candle. Now with holiday shopping
Kelly Conaboy | December 15, 2016 - 10:54 am


15 Halloween Songs Rated By Spookiness

In a world beset by attacks on human rights, disease, death, and social media, the one thing everyone can agree is the scariest thing is,…
Kelly Conaboy | October 25, 2016 - 1:51 pm

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Father John Misty Is A Lot: The Night Josh Tillman Came To The New Yorker Festival

Do I love Father John Misty or do I hate him so much that I never want to hear him or anyone else ever say…
Kelly Conaboy | October 10, 2016 - 10:47 am

Dear Spoon, Thanks For Playing “Metal Detektor” Last Night. Love, Kelly.

Spoon played two shows in Brooklyn this week, so we sent Stereogum Spoon correspondent and former Videogum editor Kelly Conaboy to report on her favorite
Kelly Conaboy | June 18, 2015 - 4:14 pm

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TV Party: Saint Pepsi Talks Eagleheart

I recently had the pleasure of talking with young genius Saint Pepsi (also known as Ryan DeRobertis) -- a man whose summer hit was a
Kelly Conaboy | October 9, 2014 - 5:15 pm

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TV Party: The Juan Maclean Talk Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad ended its five-season run almost exactly one year ago, on September 29, 2013, forcing us to say goodbye to our favorite meth manufacturers,…
Kelly Conaboy | September 25, 2014 - 3:29 pm

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TV Party: Wampire Talk The Leftovers

The Leftovers, an excessively dark series that follows the lives of those left on Earth after an unexplained, Rapture-like event, just completed its first season…
Kelly Conaboy | September 11, 2014 - 6:30 pm

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TV Party: Mutual Benefit Talks Fullmetal Alchemist

Have you ever watched Fullmetal Alchemist? I haven't! Luckily, I had Jordan Lee -- the mind behind the beautiful chamber-folk band Mutual Benefit -- to…
Kelly Conaboy | August 28, 2014 - 12:22 pm

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TV Party: The Unicorns Talk I’m Alan Partridge

How old were you when the Unicorns broke up? It was ten years ago, so it would be your age minus ten. Oh my god.
Kelly Conaboy | August 14, 2014 - 5:11 pm

Comments from Kelly Conaboy

It's good, right? Like pretty good for an adult even.
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January 31, 2014 on This Is Just A Good 8-Year-Old’s Friends Script
Mom had been listening to movies on CD for way too long.
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January 28, 2014 on You Know Vin Diesel Loves Music…
Very cute that Ringo gets to do this tonight.
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January 26, 2014 on Grammys 2014: Comment Party & Drinking Game
It's like the ceiling can't hold these guys!
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January 26, 2014 on Grammys 2014: Comment Party & Drinking Game
Can they just call it a night after Beyonce's performance?
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January 26, 2014 on Grammys 2014: Comment Party & Drinking Game
I bet you cannot name ONE book that has sold without a trailer.
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January 23, 2014 on Here Are Some Afternoon Links!
I liked every one of those FTR
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January 12, 2014 on The 2014 Golden Globes Videogum Pizza Party