Adam Schlesinger


Eric Matthews – “Exactly Like Them”

After the influential chamber-pop band Cardinal released their debut album in 1994, both members of the group moved onto other things. For Eric Matthews, that…
Peter Helman | November 25, 2016 - 10:06 am

Sadie Dupuis – “Pretend To Be Nice” (Josie And The Pussycats Cover)

One of the many Record Store Day exclusives coming to your local brick-and-mortar shop on 4/19 is Faux Real, a compilation of "faux songs by…
Chris DeVille | March 19, 2014 - 10:19 am

Fountains Of Wayne – “Richie & Ruben” (Stereogum Premiere)

At the end of last year, NJ guitar pop-troopers Fountains Of Wayne wrote a song about the Passaic River as an unsigned band. Fast forward…
Amrit Singh | May 24, 2011 - 1:16 pm

SXSW 2009: Friday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy On Friday we shook off the early-morning cobwebs and made a beeline to the Pitchfork/Windish Bash in time to…
Brandon Stosuy | March 22, 2009 - 12:09 pm

Tinted Windows (James Iha, Adam Schlesinger, Taylor Hanson) Is A Band That Exists, Offers Songs

I think everybody had a certain reflexive rush to O_o and WTF at last week's news that supergroup Tinted Windows, comprising Fountain of Wayne Adam…
Amrit Singh | February 23, 2009 - 4:36 pm

New Fountains Of Wayne Live Video – “Radiation Vibe”

The post Traffic And Weather activity from FoW has been mostly limited to songs for The Colbert Report and spots for L.L. Bean, but it…
Amrit Singh | February 16, 2009 - 11:53 am

Elvis Costello, Feist, Toby Keith To Join For A Colbert Xmas

Stephen Colbert's very special Christmas Special, the one for which Fountains Of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger is writing all the songs, just got a little more…
Amrit Singh | September 16, 2008 - 3:36 pm

Adam Schlesinger To Write For The Colbert Report

No, not as a joke writer. But Adam Schlesinger does continue to write awesome songs for fun things. Adding to his resumé as Oscar, Golden…
Amrit Singh | August 28, 2008 - 8:57 am

Fountains Of Sedaka

During our nights with Fountains Of Wayne two weeks ago, FoW found ways to fawn about their pending cameo at Joe's Pub with the legendary…
Stereogum | May 3, 2007 - 4:40 pm

New Fountains Of Wayne – “Someone To Love”

Power pop gurus Fountains Of Wayne are blazing back this year with their fourth LP Traffic And Weather, and between their eponymous debut and Welcome
Stereogum | February 9, 2007 - 2:30 pm

New America (Featuring Ryan Adams, Ben Kweller and Adam Schlesinger)

We don't expect you to get excited about a new America release. We wouldn't be either, but as we mentioned a few months back, the…
Stereogum | December 7, 2006 - 4:48 pm