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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 14, 2020 - 5:08 pm

Let The Roundup Begin

The Month In Hardcore – February 2020

Somebody grabs the microphone and bellows, "This is hardcore! Love it or leave it!" This person is about four feet away from me, but the…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2020 - 1:24 pm

The Anniversary

Bloodflowers Turns 20

Reaching the milestone of 40 trips around the sun may no longer have the same gravity that it once did. Take for instance the first…
Ian King | February 14, 2020 - 11:12 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Chic’s “Good 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 | February 14, 2020 - 10:28 am

Sounding Board

Hulu’s High Fidelity Reboot Is A Perplexing Attempt To Rewrite The Past

The mere existence of Hulu's High Fidelity remake is, on a level, perplexing. The 10-episode series developed by TV vets Veronica West and Sarah Kucserka…
Larry Fitzmaurice | February 13, 2020 - 11:24 am

Status Ain't Hood

Pop Smoke Could Be New York Rap’s Next Great Demon

Pop Smoke is 20 years old. He sounds like he's 60. He sounds like his vocal chords are made of scorched asphalt and ground-up glass.
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2020 - 12:10 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Tame Impala The Slow Rush

I was worried about this one. First came the waiting: Kevin Parker took half a decade to follow up Currents, the album that cemented Tame…
Chris DeVille | February 12, 2020 - 10:56 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Donna Summer’s “Bad Girls”

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 12, 2020 - 10:54 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Kvelertak Splid

When was the last time a band switched lead singers without slowing down? Throughout rock history, there's plenty of precedent for this kind of thing.
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2020 - 10:19 am

The Week In Pop

If You Think “Hot Girl Bummer” Is Bad, Just Wait Till You Hear blackbear’s Other Songs

It's physics: For every "Hot Girl Summer" there is an equal and opposite "Hot Girl Bummer." I don't make the rules. Take it up with…
Chris DeVille | February 10, 2020 - 4:52 pm

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Anita Ward’s “Ring My Bell”

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 10, 2020 - 10:47 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 7, 2020 - 4:23 pm

The Anniversary

Supreme Clientele Turns 20

"I don't know how y'all see it, but when it come to the children, Wu-Tang is for the children." This was Ol' Dirty Bastard, resplendent…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2020 - 11:51 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Bee Gees’ “Love You Inside Out”

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, 2020 - 10:34 am

Status Ain't Hood

Lil Wayne Returns To His Own Dimension

When Lil Wayne was first starting in rap music, Cash Money Records paired him up with fellow baby rapper BG in the duo known as…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2020 - 11:59 am
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