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Austra – “Habitat” Video

Austra's Habitat EP is out this week, and now so is the video for the title track. Director Matt Lambert's clip seems to be about…
Chris DeVille | June 19, 2014 - 10:12 am

Stream Austra Habitat EP

After releasing Olympia (an Album Of The Week for us) last year, Austra is back with the Habitat EP. We heard the title track last
Miles Bowe | June 17, 2014 - 4:24 pm

Austra – “Habitat”

Austra is following up last year's Album Of The Week honoree Olympia with an EP called Habitat. It'll be available this June as a limited…
Chris DeVille | May 6, 2014 - 10:03 am

Austra – “Hurt Me Now” Video

Gauzy Tornoto synthpoppers Austra have a history of making deeply strange and absorbing music videos, and their latest is for "Hurt Me Now," one of…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2014 - 10:08 am

Austra – “Forgive Me” Video

Over the summer, the Toronto electro-influenced art-pop group Austra released their very good sophomore album Olympia. Director Claire Edmondson has made them a darkly gleaming,…
Tom Breihan | November 14, 2013 - 11:55 am

Photos: Musicfest NW 2013

This past weekend Portland held Musicfest NW 2013, which had a pretty sweet line-up. Many of the bands playing have been doing incredible things on…
Miles Bowe | September 9, 2013 - 6:22 pm

Austra – “Painful Like (XXXY Remix)”

Austra are gearing up to release an EP of remixes of Olympia track "Painful Like" and here is the first from London's XXXY. The EP…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 20, 2013 - 3:25 pm

Way Out West 2013 Day 2: The Knife, Miguel, Giorgio Moroder, & More

Giorgio Moroder dances by stabbing two fingers in the air, like the aging European man that he is. He also plays air-slap-bass. The Italo-disco legend…
Tom Breihan | August 10, 2013 - 8:56 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey look, new graphic! Now this column can look something like the Best Songs Of The Week column, and now I can keep just the…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2013 - 10:34 am

Austra – “Painful Like” Video

Olympia, the excellent new album from Toronto electro-poppers Austra, is dark, obsessive music, so they're not exactly the first band you'd expect to turn a…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2013 - 10:57 am

Photos: Austra, Bestial Mouths @ Troubadour, West Hollywood 6/23/13

Fresh off their Album Of The Week designation, Austra sold out the Troubadour in West Hollywood in support of their stunning second album, Olympia, which has…
Andrew Youssef | June 24, 2013 - 5:59 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Austra Olympia

Music critics make mistakes all the time, and I made one two years ago, when I reviewed Austra's debut album Feel It Break for Pitchfork.
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2013 - 1:39 pm

Stream Austra Olympia

To date, Austra's Feel It Break followup Olympia has released two singles -- "Home" and "Painful Like" -- finding root in Chicago house and Detroit…
Amrit Singh | June 10, 2013 - 10:19 am

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: May 2013

A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm