Alexei Shishkin

Alexei Shishkin – “Yucca Street” (Stereogum Premiere)

Portland musician Alexei Shishkin opens "Yucca Street," the title track to his upcoming new album, with a dark admission: "Haven't made a meaningful connection in…
James Rettig | January 11, 2016 - 12:37 pm

Stream Alexei Shishkin The Dog Tape (Stereogum Premiere)

There are a lot of albums about transitions, but most aren't as outwardly tormented as Alexei Shishkin's quiet offering The Dog Tape. It's a record…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 9, 2015 - 9:54 am

Alexei Shishkin – “Santa Cruz” (Stereogum Premiere)

Portland songwriter Alexei Shishkin sounds displaced. On "Santa Cruz," he pines for some form of home and comfort that he used to know from when…
James Rettig | February 4, 2015 - 11:21 am