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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Bartees Strange Live Forever

"Boomer" takes off like a rocket. There's not a second wasted before Bartees Strange is directly in your ears, his cadence precise and pointed. He…
James Rettig | September 29, 2020 - 12:39 pm

Band To Watch

Artist To Watch: Bartees Strange

"You know, I’ve always been kind of busy," Bartees Strange says over the phone. He pauses for a second, underscoring just how much of an…
Arielle Gordon | September 16, 2020 - 9:16 am

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 | August 14, 2020 - 5:06 pm

More Bartees Strange stories

Band To Watch

Artist To Watch: Bartees Strange

"You know, I’ve always been kind of busy," Bartees Strange says over the phone. He pauses for a second, underscoring just how much of an…
Arielle Gordon | September 16, 2020 - 9:16 am

Bartees Strange – “Boomer”

Bartees Strange has been around for a couple years now, releasing genre-fluid and often not-quite-classifiable music. Earlier this year, he embarked on a unique project,…
Ryan Leas | August 12, 2020 - 10:31 am

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 | July 24, 2020 - 4:45 pm

Bartees Strange – “Mustang”

Bartees Strange is a young musician based in Washington, DC. He makes intense emo-punk records and works as an environmental lobbyist, and he's spent much…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2020 - 12:02 pm

Bartees Strange – “Looking For Astronauts” & “The Geese Of Beverly Road” (The National Covers)

The Washington, DC-based singer and producer Bartees Strange -- an environmental lobbyist when he isn't releasing emo and folk-punk records -- loves the National. For…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2020 - 10:53 am

Bartees Strange – “Lemonworld” (The National Cover)

A couple weeks ago, Bartees Strange announced an interesting project: Say Goodbye To Pretty Boy, an EP of reimagined National covers. The idea stemmed from…
Ryan Leas | March 3, 2020 - 10:32 am

Bartees Strange – “About Today” (The National Cover)

Bartees Strange has been around. The son of a military dad and an opera-singer mother, he was born in England and did stints in Germany…
Chris DeVille | February 12, 2020 - 11:27 am