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Interview

Minus The Bear Explain Why They’re Breaking Up, Announce Final EP & Tour

For bands of any stripe -- let alone those working in the indie circuit -- successfully maintaining a career over nearly two decades is an…
Larry Fitzmaurice | July 17, 2018 - 12:00 pm

The Anniversary

A Kid Named Cudi Turns 10

Scott Mescudi is a messy figure in hip-hop history, having acquired a fervent cult of stardom over the last 10 years that doesn’t reflect the…
Pranav Trewn | July 17, 2018 - 11:37 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: The Internet Hive Mind

What a glorious conundrum Sydney Bennett is -- a star who burns brighter the deeper she fades into something else. In the early days of…
Tom Breihan | July 17, 2018 - 11:03 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Supremes’ “Come See About Me”

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 | July 17, 2018 - 10:22 am

Gotcha Covered

10 Memorable Covers Of Elvis Presley’s “Can’t Help Falling In Love”

All these editions of Gotcha Covered, and finally, it's time to ask: How do we deal with Elvis, really? The man died shortly before I…
Nate Patrin | July 16, 2018 - 1:00 pm

The Anniversary

Autechre LP5 Turns 20

I came to Autechre through Nine Inch Nails. In 1992, Trent Reznor and his manager John Malm formed Nothing Records to release the Broken EP…
Phil Freeman | July 16, 2018 - 12:05 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Bobby Vinton’s “Mr. Lonely”

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 | July 16, 2018 - 10:52 am

Sounding Board

Pearl Jam, NIN, Arctic Monkeys Make NOS Alive 2018 A Thrilling, Rock-Dominated Festival

Over the last 11 years under a few different iterations, Lisbon's NOS Alive has sneakily become one of Europe's more appealing festivals. It isn't hard…
Ryan Leas | July 15, 2018 - 12:28 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're practically halfway through the summer, which means that there will be plenty of contenders for our Song Of Summer poll. We will be posting…
Stereogum | July 13, 2018 - 5:49 pm

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Animal Flag Play Rearranged Void Ripper Songs In Stereogum Session

Earlier this year, Animal Flag released a great new album, Void Ripper. It was the band's first one recorded with a solidified lineup of musicians,…
James Rettig | July 13, 2018 - 4:25 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The worst thing about Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande's "Bed" video is it's not "Side To Side." This is Gabriela Tully Playmore subbing for Tom…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 13, 2018 - 2:15 pm

Sounding Board

Where Do We Go Now? Navigating The Crowded Field Of Music Festivals In 2018 And Beyond

Calling the state of the music festival market anything but saturated in 2018 would be either dishonest or disconnected. The optimistic would say the festival…
Glenn Peoples | July 13, 2018 - 12:20 pm

The Anniversary

Hello Nasty Turns 20

I remember the rush. The first time I heard "Intergalactic," the electro-fizz jam that was the first single from the Beastie Boys' 1998 album Hello
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2018 - 9:43 am

The Week In Pop

Big Reputation: A Trip To Taylor Swift’s Hyper-Maximalist Stadium Tour

I am sitting on a folding chair in the middle of a football field. A few dozen yards in front of me stand two video…
Chris DeVille | July 12, 2018 - 3:51 pm

List

Pharrell’s 18 Biggest Hits From Worst To Best

Twenty years ago this past weekend -- on July 8, 1998 -- something very predictable happened on the Billboard Hot 100: Mase's "Lookin' At Me"
Patrick Lyons | July 12, 2018 - 12:31 pm
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