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Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Tomorrow Unknown Pleasures turns 40, Bleach turns 30, and The White Stripes turns 20. June 15th -- an important date for iconic recordings! I'm sorry…
Scott Lapatine | June 14, 2019 - 4:24 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I generally dislike when movie characters act out Elton John songs, but it worked pretty well in Rocketman, much better than in Gnomeo & Juliet.
Scott Lapatine | June 7, 2019 - 4:52 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

So much exciting new music this week: Burial, Sufjan Stevens, Denzel Curry, Sleater-Kinney, Bruce Springsteen, Lower Dens... Of course we can't post everything:…
Scott Lapatine | May 31, 2019 - 5:08 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Have a nice weekend!
Scott Lapatine | May 24, 2019 - 6:01 pm

Moby Describes Dating Pre-Fame Lana Del Rey In His New Memoir

Last week we commemorated the 20th anniversary of Play, Moby's blues-sampling electronica juggernaut that saw every track licensed commercially and kept him on the road…
Scott Lapatine | May 21, 2019 - 11:06 am

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Last night most of the NY-based Stereogum staff rolled through Red Hook arts space Pioneer Works where Holly Herndon did her first PROTO live show…
Scott Lapatine | May 17, 2019 - 5:22 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Almost forgot to tell you guys about this new music periodical. An annual subscription costs $650 and every issue has an interview with Odesza.
Scott Lapatine | May 10, 2019 - 6:46 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I first heard Vampire Weekend when the band's drummer mailed me a CD-R back in spring '07. By April they'd graduated from St. Anthony Hall…
Scott Lapatine | May 3, 2019 - 5:01 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

I'm on vacation, which means I spent slightly less time than usual online this week. Still, I made time to watch the best and worst
Scott Lapatine | April 26, 2019 - 6:52 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week we heard new albums by Lizzo and Wand, we watched Guava Island and Homecoming, and we logged a 10 out of 10 in…
Scott Lapatine | April 19, 2019 - 6:27 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Greetings from Indio! Jk, I'm not at Coachella. Fuck Coachella. (If you're going, though, have fun and wear sunscreen.) This weekend visitors to the desert…
Scott Lapatine | April 12, 2019 - 5:32 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

Kurt Cobain died 25 years ago today. Do you remember where you were 25 years ago today? No, you don't, because Kurt's body wasn't discovered…
Scott Lapatine | April 5, 2019 - 4:58 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week at Stereogum HQ we livestreamed studio sessions with Tony Orlando and Dawn-- er, I mean Steve Earle and DAWN. They were great, so…
Scott Lapatine | March 29, 2019 - 4:40 pm

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

ICYMI we've devised a fun user-generated assignment for young Julia: Stereogum Presents... Nochella. You guys are gonna pick a random-ass music festival and we're gonna…
Scott Lapatine | March 22, 2019 - 4:51 pm

Comments from Scott Lapatine

The Dave Bartholomew obit reminded me I heard this story on NPR last night, which I thought you would all appreciate!
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June 23, 2019 on Is This Film Of A 14-Year-Old Louis Armstrong?
still slaps: https://youtube.com/watch?v=34u_3Z9_LUw
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June 21, 2019 on Significant Other Turns 20
Came here to shoutout Can't Hardly Wait. All I can find: https://getyarn.io/yarn-clip/203101f1-bc32-47cb-9b3b-f83871e64de6
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June 21, 2019 on The Number Ones: Barry Manilow’s “Mandy”
lol Essex hidden no more. It was categorized wrong.
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June 21, 2019 on The Number Ones: Barry Manilow’s “Mandy”
takes me back https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IzP_NF06vpg
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June 21, 2019 on Nicki Minaj – “Megatron” Video
Love Cassius and Philippe's production work. R.I.P.
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June 20, 2019 on Cassius’ Philippe Zdar Dies In Tragic Accident
https://twitter.com/scottgum/status/1141434949821698054
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June 19, 2019 on Jack White Has Never Owned A Cellphone And Thinks The Rest Of Us Look Silly
Thanks for the heads up -- looks like this has to do w/ AMP-enabled embeds. Working on a fix
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June 18, 2019 on House Of Feelings – “401K” (Feat. Kip Berman)
That sounds cool, will check it out
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June 18, 2019 on Floating Points – “LesAlpx”
beat me to it. I didn't even see this movie, but my wife explained it to me and that's good enough for me.
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June 18, 2019 on Devendra Banhart – “Kantori Ongaku” Video
heard this a lot in '96 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmM2qRAA9z4
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June 12, 2019 on The Number Ones: Bachman-Turner Overdrive’s “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”
nah, only a couple and they'll all be out this month
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June 11, 2019 on The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far
maybe these guys are free https://www.stereogum.com/2046690/the-beatles-white-album-tribute-tour-todd-rundgren-micky-dolenz-christopher-cross/news/
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June 10, 2019 on Woodstock 50 Loses Its Venue
ha, was thinking the same thing
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June 10, 2019 on Woodstock 50 Loses Its Venue