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Shut Up Dude

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

This week Dave Foley reminisced about funding Rilo Kiley's 1999 demos and Joe Rogan weighed in on the Chainsmokers' controversial Hamptons concert. Those are the…
Scott Lapatine | July 31, 2020 - 6:31 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

Surprise Taylor Swift indie-folk quarantine album for the weekend? We earned it, fam. Congrats to us and Aaron Dessner.
Scott Lapatine | July 24, 2020 - 6:21 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

"Teenage Dirtbag" came out 20 years ago today! An historic jam even SZA and Weezer can agree on. Someone tweet at Brendan and tell him…
Scott Lapatine | July 17, 2020 - 5:58 pm

New Merch For Our Save Stereogum Crowdfunding Campaign

As you hopefully heard (or deduced from the emergency red banner at the top of this page) as a newly independent media company Stereogum is…
Scott Lapatine | July 13, 2020 - 9:57 am

Shut Up Dude

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

Album Of The Week and Tweet Of The Week goes to Margo Price.
Scott Lapatine | July 10, 2020 - 6:00 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

You guys are amazing -- we are 93% towards our crowdfunding goal! We don't have to leave the Goon Docks. Everyone here at Stereogum is…
Scott Lapatine | July 3, 2020 - 3:53 pm

Save Stereogum: An ‘00s Covers Comp

I started Stereogum in 2002 with a LiveJournal and a dream (to get free CDs). Seriously though, I started this site to discuss new music…
Scott Lapatine | June 29, 2020 - 8:22 am

Shut Up Dude

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

On this Juneeteenth Bandcamp is donating 100% of its share of profits to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and many labels are donating their shares…
Scott Lapatine | June 19, 2020 - 7:14 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

This week the music industry's reckoning with entrenched racism resulted in overdue rebrandings of One Little Indian, Whities, Lady Antebellum, and the Grammy Award for…
Scott Lapatine | June 12, 2020 - 6:29 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

After a week of police brutality against citizens peacefully protesting state-sponsored violence against black Americans, it's difficult to envision progress for this country. Our president's…
Scott Lapatine | June 5, 2020 - 5:56 pm

Shut Up Dude

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

Tame Impala's InnerSpeaker, Janelle Monáe's The ArchAndroid, LCD Soundsystem's This Is Happening, Sleigh Bells' Treats ... May 2010 was very good to us! Will we…
Scott Lapatine | May 22, 2020 - 5:46 pm

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We saw it -- it was too short to merit a news story, but looking forward to more
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July 30, 2020 on Watch Arcade Fire’s Régine Chassagne & Win Butler Perform 3 Songs For Salesforce Event
I ordered a t-shirt! It came but my wife stole it.
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July 27, 2020 on Emperor Frontman To Taylor Swift: My Culture Is Not Your Costume
paging Taylor Alison ... https://www.stereogum.com/comments/taylor-alison/
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July 27, 2020 on Emperor Frontman To Taylor Swift: My Culture Is Not Your Costume
He is taking the piss, yes, as am I 😂
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July 27, 2020 on Emperor Frontman To Taylor Swift: My Culture Is Not Your Costume
Almost did a 'Gum mug but they were surprisingly expensive to customize and also shipping would be much more than t-shirts, so maybe in the future. Wish someone on our comp covered this late, great Cardigans song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huobAY7gl30
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July 24, 2020 on Premature Evaluation: Taylor Swift folklore
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oIw7E-q-flc
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July 24, 2020 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
sweater and cocoa you say? https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0011/4651/9637/products/cardigan8_600x600.png https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0011/4651/9637/products/inthetrees_mug1_1800x1799.png
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July 24, 2020 on Premature Evaluation: Taylor Swift folklore
https://i.ibb.co/0qF89j6/indieyuppieguy.jpg https://www.brooklynvegan.com/the-indie-yuppi/
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July 24, 2020 on Premature Evaluation: Taylor Swift folklore
Bonus Beats https://twitter.com/chris_hanna/status/1119055340744728577?s=21
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July 24, 2020 on “Who Let The Dogs Out” Turns 20
meanwhile on the nu-metal charts https://www.instagram.com/p/CCrt5X5gr26/
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July 17, 2020 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
I feel like the band wouldn’t like that but hopefully they are chill about a lil sticker :)
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July 13, 2020 on New Merch For Our Save Stereogum Crowdfunding Campaign
He hasn't donated AFAIK! Someone tweet at him :P
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July 13, 2020 on New Merch For Our Save Stereogum Crowdfunding Campaign
Lead guitarist Mark Kendall was onstage for both gigs, for starters. And they're marketing to the same Great White fans, so you'd think either iteration of the group would wanna be cautious.
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July 11, 2020 on Great White Play Show With No COVID-19 Precautions 17 Years After 100 Fans Died In Their Concert Fire