In Memoriam

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2017

We are well into listmas season which means it's time to take a break from asking our favorite songwriters about fidget spinners so we can…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2017 - 2:04 pm

2016 In Review

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2016

Every December for the past nine years Matt Neatock and I have produced an Oscars-style video tribute to all the bands that called it quits…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2016 - 11:21 am

2015 In Review

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2015

It's time for our 8th annual Oscars-style montage of the year in musical breakups. If any of these bands are are unfamiliar to you, that…
Scott Lapatine | December 1, 2015 - 2:46 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2014

Since 2008 I've put together a holiday-time video tribute to the year's band breakups. It's a sad endeavor really, but there is a bright side.
Scott Lapatine | December 29, 2014 - 12:41 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2013

Each fall Stereogum identifies the year's best new bands. Then around this time of year we memorialize all of the acts who called it quits.
Scott Lapatine | December 17, 2013 - 10:23 am

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2012

Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2012 - 3:48 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2011

In September we toasted the best new bands of 2011. Bright futures for those guys! But come this time of year it's also important to…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2011 - 11:05 am

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2010

They don't call it the dead of winter for nothing. (Ooof.) Sorry, but there's no easy segue from our holiday cheer into a post about…
Amrit Singh | December 24, 2010 - 10:30 am

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2009

Scientists say the weeks between Thanksgiving and Chrismukkah are the most depressing time of year (or maybe I read that on Friendster) and it's easy…
Scott Lapatine | December 4, 2009 - 1:04 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2008

While there were a lot of great new bands that came on our radar this year, we also said goodbye to some favorites. Sorry to…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2008 - 6:15 pm