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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Year In Metal 2019

Welcome to our December Best Of The Rest Blowout. At midnight, 2019 is dead. Let’s remember it one last time before adorable Baby New Year…
Ian Chainey | December 31, 2019 - 11:17 am

Lists

The 40 Best Metal Albums Of 2016

Let's just put this out there: Metal had a pretty bad 2016. Maybe this is specific to my country, America, which also had a pretty…
Michael Nelson | December 14, 2016 - 10:20 am

Lists

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

More Astronoid stories

Astronoid – “A New Color”

Next month, Band To Watch Astronoid are releasing their self-titled sophomore album. It's the follow-up to 2016's Air, which we named one of the best
James Rettig | January 11, 2019 - 12:04 pm

Astronoid – “I Dream In Lines” Video

We named Astronoid a Band To Watch and one of the best new bands of 2016 on the strength of their 2016 debut album Air.
Peter Helman | November 27, 2018 - 3:05 pm

Lists

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2016

We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum -- it's sort of our job! -- and every year, we attempt to codify all…
Stereogum | November 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016 So Far

Veep, quite possibly the best show on TV right now, depicts a culture of Washington aides chained to their phones, sent scrambling to come up…
Stereogum | June 15, 2016 - 10:30 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Astronoid

Astronoid are a five-piece band from Boston whose debut LP, Air, is set to be released next week. I've talked about the album a couple…
Michael Nelson | June 1, 2016 - 11:01 am

Astronoid – “Up And Atom”

The Boston-based shoegaze-metal quintet Astronoid will release their debut LP, Air, in June. Stereogum premiered the title track last month, and in that post, I…
Michael Nelson | May 17, 2016 - 10:55 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2016

One of the themes that keeps cropping up in this column is the current underground metal scene's creative fertility. I keep turning to this subject…
Doug Moore | April 29, 2016 - 11:59 am

Astronoid – “Air” (Stereogum Premiere)

I have a tendency sometimes, when writing about a song or album or band that I'm really excited about, to take a big windup --…
Michael Nelson | April 18, 2016 - 10:15 am