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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Herb Alpert’s “Rise”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2020 - 10:32 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | February 21, 2020 - 4:48 pm

The Anniversary

The Virgin Suicides Turns 20

There was one word in particular that kept hovering around Air when their original score for The Virgin Suicides came out 20 years ago this…
Ian King | February 21, 2020 - 2:15 pm

The Anniversary

And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out Turns 20

Some albums are meant to be listened to after dark. Yo La Tengo telegraphed such intentions for And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out with the…
Chris DeVille | February 21, 2020 - 12:59 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Snarls

Snarls’ music is as much about self-preservation and baring teeth as their name suggests, even though that wasn’t the point. One day someone blurted out…
Margaret Farrell | February 21, 2020 - 12:14 pm

The Anniversary

Have One On Me Turns 10

Nobody was prepared for Have One On Me. Technically, yes, there was advanced notice. There were cartoon-strip clues and whisperings of a triple album and…
Nina Corcoran | February 21, 2020 - 11:39 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Michael Jackson’s “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2020 - 10:25 am

Ugly Beauty

The Month In Jazz – February 2020

If you ever get the chance to watch Tyshawn Sorey play the drums, take it. Sorey is a brilliant composer — his albums Koan, The
Phil Freeman | February 20, 2020 - 3:22 pm

Interview

Dan Snaith On The All-Consuming Suddenness Of Caribou’s New Album

If there’s one moment on Caribou’s upcoming album Suddenly that boils down its elastic essence, it’s the transition from verse to chorus on second single…
Patrick Lyons | February 20, 2020 - 12:11 pm

Status Ain't Hood

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Fucking Sucks

"Hits is mediocre," A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, a man who has made more than his share of hits, tells the Rolling Stone reporter. "All…
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2020 - 1:07 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Grimes Miss Anthropocene

It's hard to take anything Grimes says seriously. Over the last few months, she's joked (?) about getting experimental eye surgery so that she can't…
James Rettig | February 19, 2020 - 12:00 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Robert John’s “Sad Eyes”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2020 - 10:41 am

Sounding Board

A Fan Survey From Valentine’s Day At The Blood Incantation Show

On this past Friday one of the hottest tickets in Brooklyn was the sold-out show from Blood Incantation, the psychedelic Denver death metal band that
Scott Lapatine | February 18, 2020 - 12:40 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Knack’s “My Sharona”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2020 - 10:37 am
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