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Listen To Sleigh Bells’ Derek Miller On Tanlines’ Jesse Cohen’s Podcast

Did you know that Jesse Cohen, percussionist in Brooklyn-based indie band Tanlines, has a podcast called No Effects? The description of said podcast reads: "From…
Sam Behrens | April 25, 2014 - 12:42 pm

Siinai – “Shopping Trance”

Siinai are progressive kraut-rockers from Finland, and their new album Supermarket is due out June 17 via Splendour. As you may have surmised from both…
Sam Behrens | April 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Dum Dum Girls – “Rimbaud Eyes” Video

Dum Dum Girls released "Rimbaud Eyes" way back in January, right before they dropped their newest album, Too True. Four months later, we've got a…
Sam Behrens | April 24, 2014 - 12:30 pm

20 Years Of Britpop

Peter Buck Reveals How R.E.M. Once Sabotaged The Verve

It's Britpop Week here at Stereogum, and to help us celebrate, R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has shared a story about his old band sabotaging the…
Sam Behrens | April 24, 2014 - 11:42 am

Aretha Franklin Denies Brawl With Patti LaBelle And Is Suing The Satirical Blog That Reported It

Soul legend Aretha Franklin has got herself into a bit of an embarrassing mess. Franklin is suing satirical news site the News Nerd for $10…
Sam Behrens | April 17, 2014 - 2:58 pm

Major Lazer – “Aerosol Can” (Feat. Pharrell) Video

Pharrell is still having a moment. And while his mug (and his hat) seems to be everywhere these days, in Major Lazer's new video for…
Sam Behrens | April 17, 2014 - 12:34 pm

Pink Mountaintops – “North Hollywood Microwaves” Video

Vancouver's Pink Mountaintops have released a raucous new video for their perfectly profane track "North Hollywood Microwaves." The lo-fi video features lots of geodes, some…
Sam Behrens | April 10, 2014 - 12:27 pm

Eels – “Where I’m From”

In anticipation of the upcoming album The Cautionary Tales Of Mark Oliver Everett, Eels have been releasing a trickling stream of new music. We got…
Sam Behrens | April 10, 2014 - 11:58 am

Jagwar Ma – “Man I Need (Temples Remix)” & Temples “Shelter Song (Jagwar Ma Remix)”

Oasis frontman Noel Gallagher once said that whenever he runs into his former bandmates, they don't talk about the possibility of a reunion because they're…
Sam Behrens | April 4, 2014 - 4:31 pm

Rick Ross – “Rich Is Gangsta” Video

Rick Ross is often on a mission to prove not only the magnitude of his richness but just how fantastic it is to have said…
Sam Behrens | April 4, 2014 - 3:04 pm

Members Of Sex Pistols, Incubus, Destiny’s Child, ‘N Sync Revive Jesus Christ Superstar

If you're not familiar with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar, you might want to get familiar -- the show…
Sam Behrens | April 4, 2014 - 1:58 pm

Win Butler Discusses How Nirvana Inspired Arcade Fire

Kurt Cobain and Nirvana made a lasting impact on the landscape of music, and that they made the same type of impact on their fans.
Sam Behrens | April 4, 2014 - 12:05 pm

Watch A Trailer For Hooray For Earth’s New Album Racy

In anticipation of their new album, Racy, Hooray For Earth have released an album trailer. The trailer features some epic slow-motion footage of Noel Heroux…
Sam Behrens | April 4, 2014 - 11:02 am

Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra – “Birds Toss Precious Flowers”

Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra is releasing Hang On To Each Other, a vinyl- and digital-only remix EP, which includes the track "Birds Toss…
Sam Behrens | April 3, 2014 - 2:51 pm

2 Chainz Charged With Felony Drug Possession

Last June, 2 Chainz had a little hiccup getting through security at LAX, when TSA allegedly found a bag of weed and some promethazine with…
Sam Behrens | April 3, 2014 - 12:38 pm