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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 | June 26, 2020 - 5:04 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Arca KiCk i

Arca begins her new album like we've never heard her before: straightforward and confrontational, arrogant and assured. "I do what I want to do when…
James Rettig | June 22, 2020 - 12:20 pm

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2020 So Far

You've seen the memes. It's only been five months and 2020 has already been a historical shitshow of a year. Thousands and thousands died while…
Stereogum | June 10, 2020 - 9:30 am

More Arca stories

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Arca KiCk i

Arca begins her new album like we've never heard her before: straightforward and confrontational, arrogant and assured. "I do what I want to do when…
James Rettig | June 22, 2020 - 12:20 pm

Arca – “Mequetrefe”

Arca is releasing her new album, KiCk i, next week. She's shared two tracks from it so far, "Nonbinary" and "Time," and it's already landed…
James Rettig | June 17, 2020 - 10:20 am

Shygirl & Arca – “Unconditional”

Shygirl has a great guest spot on Arca's upcoming album KiCk i, and she's also collaborated with the producer on another new track that's out…
James Rettig | June 5, 2020 - 9:28 am

Arca – “Time”

Last month, Arca released "Nonbinary," the first proper single from her upcoming new album KiCk i. Today, she's announcing its official release date (6/26) and…
James Rettig | May 20, 2020 - 10:00 am

Arca – “Nonbinary”

Arca kicked off the year with a 62-minute-long single called "@@@@@," and last month she announced a new album called KiCk i in an interview
James Rettig | April 30, 2020 - 10:09 am

Arca Talks New Album KiCk i Featuring Björk And Rosalía

The last time we heard from Arca was just a couple weeks ago, when she released the mammoth 62-minute single "@@@@@," a companion of sorts…
Ryan Leas | March 9, 2020 - 7:30 pm

Arca – “@@@@@”

It's been a bit since we've gotten proper new music from Arca, but now we're getting a whole lot of it. Today, the experimental producer…
James Rettig | February 19, 2020 - 2:08 pm

Frank Ocean – “Little Demon (Arca Remix)” (Feat. Skepta)

For the last couple weeks, Frank Ocean fans have been on high alert. Ocean has dropped two new tracks, "DHL" and "In My Room," and…
James Rettig | November 4, 2019 - 9:24 am

Frank Ocean’s PrEP+ Club Night Returning With All-Queer Lineup

Just one week ago, Frank Ocean made headlines for hosting what ended up being a controversial club night, called PrEP+. But on Thursday (Oct. 24),…
Stephen Daw / Billboard | October 24, 2019 - 2:50 pm

Sounding Board

Arca’s Mutant;Faith Was A Captivating, Challenging Display Of Experimentation

"Performance art" can be a dirty word. "Pretentious" and "impenetrable" are terms that may come to mind. But what about performance art by one of…
Connor Duffey | September 30, 2019 - 11:20 am

Hear Arca’s Bootup Music For Mega Sg, A New Video Game Console Emulating The Sega Genesis

Superstar Venezuelan producer Arca recently wrote a short op-ed for Interview entitled "My 2,500 Hours Playing Guild Wars," in which the artist called for greater…
Connor Duffey | March 15, 2019 - 11:11 am

Red Dead Redemption 2 Soundtrack Includes New Music From D’Angelo, Willie Nelson, Nas, Arca, Josh Homme, & More

Earlier this week, what sounded like a new D'Angelo song appeared online, plucked from the wildly popular new video game Red Dead Redemption 2. Today…
Chris DeVille | October 31, 2018 - 10:48 am

Arca Designs $6450 BDSM Headphones

Arca is no stranger to high fashion, fetish gear, or, of course, music. And now, as Pitchfork points out, the Venezuelan experimental producer has combined…
Peter Helman | May 9, 2018 - 5:04 pm
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