Features

Cover Story

Diarrhea Planet Is Dead, Long Live Diarrhea Planet

Here is an epitaph: They did everything wrong.
Ryan Leas | September 19, 2018 - 1:23 pm

Counting Down

Metric Albums From Worst To Best

Metric occupy a curious place in the modern rock landscape. If they had come up ten years earlier, they certainly would have had a different…
James Rettig | September 19, 2018 - 1:03 pm

Sounding Board

Kings Of Leon And Rock’s Last Gasp In The Mainstream

For the Kings Of Leon, the myth about them was always more exciting than the real thing. The idea of who they were and where…
Jeff Yerger | September 19, 2018 - 12:18 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Noname Is Spoken Word’s Last, Best Hope

Fatimah Warner wasn't a music person as a kid. In a recent FADER profile, we learn that she grew up with her grandparents and that…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2018 - 12:09 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Association’s “Cherish”

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 | September 19, 2018 - 10:55 am

Interview

Tigers Jaw Look Back On Their Scranton Beginnings & Their Self-Titled LP 10 Years Later

I know this is a big ask because it sounds like a throwaway gag from The Office, but I beg of you, loyal Stereogum reader:…
Ian Cohen | September 18, 2018 - 2:01 pm

Interview

Eve 6’s Max Collins On 20 Years Of “Inside Out,” Getting A Record Deal At 17, & Can’t Hardly Wait

Tracking Down is a Stereogum franchise in which we talk to artists who have been out of the spotlight for a minute.
Rachel Brodsky | September 18, 2018 - 12:11 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Advance Base Animal Companionship

Certain days, my favorite Mountain Goats song is "Woke Up New," the one where John Darnielle imagines himself as someone who is, for reasons unexplained,…
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2018 - 11:50 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Supremes’ “You Can’t Hurry Love”

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 | September 18, 2018 - 11:25 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: The Other Years

Nestled deep in the mountains of West Virginia, there is a creek that runs through a mountain. Over hundreds of millions of years the water…
Stephen Deusner | September 18, 2018 - 10:06 am

Breaks With Tradition

Breaks With Tradition: “Summer Madness”

Breaks With Tradition is a new Stereogum column that examines a certain song that’s been frequently sampled and how that song has been used through
Nate Patrin | September 17, 2018 - 12:50 pm

Sounding Board

Music From Beyond: Talk Talk’s Spirit Of Eden At 30

In pop history, there have been all sorts of shocking transformations. Bands who began in a logical place relative to their time and scene and…
Ryan Leas | September 17, 2018 - 12:01 pm

Sounding Board

Riot Fest Pulled It Off In The End

I've been really in the weeds with work lately. Just completely buried in it. Call It Freelancer Syndrome: I just say yes to everything. Recently…
Michael Tedder | September 17, 2018 - 11:32 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Donovan’s “Sunshine Superman”

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 | September 17, 2018 - 10:26 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The Stereogum staff is headed to Basilica SoundScape in Hudson, NY for the weekend. We look forward to dressing up in black robes and communing…
Stereogum | September 14, 2018 - 4:37 pm
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