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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: The Osmonds’ “One Bad Apple”

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 | January 22, 2019 - 5:34 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Judiciary Surface Noise

You've seen the smirk. We've all seen the smirk. This past weekend, the smirk was everywhere. It's an image that'll be stuck in our heads…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2019 - 1:44 pm

Interview

Tea Time With Cherry Glazerr’s Clementine Creevy

Decidedly, Cherry Glazerr's Clementine Creevy and I are not tea connoisseurs. But on a peculiarly warm day in January, we’re learning a lot about the…
Margaret Farrell | January 22, 2019 - 12:55 pm

Gotcha Covered

8 Memorable Daniel Johnston Covers For Austin’s Inaugural Hi, How Are You Day

In the 2005 documentary The Devil And Daniel Johnston, Jeff Tartakov -- who founded Stress Records in order to help Johnston mass-release his tapes --…
Nate Patrin | January 22, 2019 - 10:45 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Tony Orlando & Dawn’s “Knock Three Times”

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 | January 22, 2019 - 10:30 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you feel it? That slow, soft opening to the year is behind us, and 2019 is officially getting started. This week brought us great-to-excellent…
Stereogum | January 18, 2019 - 3:07 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I don't rank late-night performances in this space, but this week, there were a couple of exceptional ones that demand to be mentioned. First, there's…
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2019 - 2:46 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: George Harrison’s “My Sweet Lord”

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 | January 18, 2019 - 11:39 am

The Anniversary

I See A Darkness Turns 20

Will Oldham is a slippery interview. He doesn’t love to explain the meaning behind the songs he writes and he has made that known throughout…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 18, 2019 - 11:06 am

The Anniversary

Blood Bank Turns 10

Let’s kick things off with a bold statement: Blood Bank is arguably the most consequential EP of the 2000s. Arriving a year and a half…
Stephen Deusner | January 18, 2019 - 9:45 am

The Week In Pop

The Post-Fifth Harmony Power Rankings

Fifth Harmony were the reigning girl group of their era. Although they never came close to the success of their closest predecessors, Destiny's Child, the…
Chris DeVille | January 17, 2019 - 3:10 pm

Interview

In Conversation: Kim Gordon & Steve Gunn

Kim Gordon has long been one of our most intimidating rock stars. From her work with the legendary Sonic Youth to her side gig Free…
Michael Tedder | January 17, 2019 - 2:39 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: James Blake Assume Form

There have always been two James Blakes. There's the one that's been behind the boards for a lot of famous people (Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Frank…
James Rettig | January 17, 2019 - 10:30 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Smokey Robinson & The Miracles’ “The Tears Of A Clown”

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 | January 17, 2019 - 9:30 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Fontaines D.C.

There's been something happening in Dublin. Across 2014 and 2015, a group called Girl Band started to generate international buzz thanks to their idiosyncratic blend…
Ryan Leas | January 16, 2019 - 12:55 pm
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