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The Grammys Could Have Been Worse!

Could it have been any more obvious that the Grammys were desperately trying to do some serious image rehab this year? You don't drag out…
Larry Fitzmaurice | February 11, 2019 - 2:15 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 8, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Ariana Grande thank u, next

Ariana Grande ended 2018 as the last real pop star left standing. Grande -- a veteran of kids' TV with an athletically absurd vocal range,…
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2019 - 4:41 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There is a new Steven Soderbergh movie on Netflix right now, so I don't know why you'd waste your time farting around with music videos.
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2019 - 3:02 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Rod Stewart’s “Maggie May”

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 8, 2019 - 11:47 am

The Anniversary

Good Morning Spider Turns 20

The poppiest moment on Sparklehorse's album Good Morning Spider, "Chaos Of The Galaxy/Happy Man," is a study in contrasts. "Chaos Of The Galaxy" hews toward…
Annie Zaleski | February 8, 2019 - 11:00 am

The Anniversary

Incredibad Turns 10

Hip-hop wise, 2009 was a big year for the Bar Mitzvah dance floor. We were gifted Sean Kingston's "Fire Burning," 3OH!3's "DONTTRUSTME," and, of course,…
Jason Siegel | February 8, 2019 - 9:32 am

Sounding Board

Lords Of Chaos: The Black Metal Movie Is A Bloody Mess

Even if you've never heard a note of Mayhem's music or don't listen to black metal, the abrasive subgenre they're credited with creating, you probably…
Patrick Lyons | February 7, 2019 - 11:45 am

The Week In Pop

Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic.
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2019 - 10:37 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Donny Osmond’s “Go Away Little Girl”

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 7, 2019 - 9:50 am

Status Ain't Hood

Blueface, G Herbo, & The Sudden Resurgence Of The Offbeat Flow

Does Blueface know how to rap? As in: Is he even capable of it? That's been the question that's followed the 22-year-old LA rapper since…
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2019 - 10:57 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Paul & Linda McCartney’s “Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey”

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 6, 2019 - 9:55 am

Interview

Inside Mercury Rev’s All-Star Ode To Bobbie Gentry

Mercury Rev had a pretty good 2018, mostly because they had a great 1998. Though the band hadn't released any music in a couple of…
Stuart Berman | February 6, 2019 - 9:39 am

Gotcha Covered

8 Jazz Covers Of “My Favorite Things” That Are Better Than “7 Rings”

Ariana Grande has had a pretty rough 2019, huh? And it's all thanks to "7 Rings," a song she's gotten a pretty sour critical reception…
Nate Patrin | February 5, 2019 - 1:29 pm

Interview

Panda Bear’s Next New Beginning

When Noah Lennox began writing his new solo album, Buoys, he started with just a guitar. Though previous Panda Bear albums have emerged this way,…
Miles Bowe | February 5, 2019 - 1:17 pm
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