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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 | August 16, 2019 - 4:17 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Big Thief U.F.O.F.

Big Thief named their debut album Masterpiece. For a relatively unknown band at the time, that title set a lofty precedent. There was something almost…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 30, 2019 - 10:28 am

More Big Thief stories

Big Thief – “Not”

Big Thief blew a lot of listeners' minds with this year's supernaturally beautiful U.F.O.F., and recently they blew a few more minds by mailing fans…
Chris DeVille | August 13, 2019 - 7:27 am

Hear 2 New Big Thief Songs From Surprise 7″ Fans Received In The Mail

About a week ago, fans who purchased Big Thief's spectral, spectacular U.F.O.F. -- which soared to precipitous heights on our list of 2019's best albums
Chris DeVille | August 6, 2019 - 9:23 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Big Thief U.F.O.F.

Big Thief named their debut album Masterpiece. For a relatively unknown band at the time, that title set a lofty precedent. There was something almost…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 30, 2019 - 10:28 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 | April 5, 2019 - 4:16 pm

Big Thief – “Cattails”

With their past two albums, Big Thief have already established themselves as an indie-rock force to be reckoned with. And now, following recent solo albums…
Peter Helman | April 3, 2019 - 7:48 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 | March 1, 2019 - 12:47 pm

Big Thief – “UFOF”

Big Thief's last album, Capacity, was released in 2017, but its members have kept plenty busy since then. Last year, they put out a 30-minute…
James Rettig | February 26, 2019 - 11:00 am

Adrianne Lenker – “From”

Last week, we sat down with Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker for a mystical, soul-bearing conversation about leaning into the unknown and grasping at intangible feelings…
Julia Gray | October 2, 2018 - 9:12 am

Interview

Adrianne Lenker Leans Into The Abyss

When Adrianne Lenker attempts to put a feeling into words, she narrows her eyes and moves her hands around like she's physically trying to grab…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 24, 2018 - 11:59 am

Adrianne Lenker – “Symbol”

"Cradle," the lead single from Big Thief leader Adrianne Lenker's new solo album abysskiss, was a subtle and strikingly gorgeous acoustic ballad. So is "Symbol,"
Chris DeVille | September 12, 2018 - 10:02 am

Adrianne Lenker – “Cradle”

Over the course of two albums, Big Thief have established themselves as one of the best and most fervently beloved bands in indie rock. It's…
Chris DeVille | August 7, 2018 - 9:01 am

Stream Big Thief’s New Sound Collage Wide Winged Bird

When Big Thief released their most recent album, Capacity, last year, we named it Album Of The Week. Though the Saddle Creek signees have been…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 1, 2018 - 10:57 am

Sounding Board

The National Brought Boxer, Ecstatic Vibes, And A Lit-Up Matt Berninger To Their Inaugural Homecoming Festival

"OK, let's party." Those were the first words out of Matt Berninger's mouth Saturday night, and man, did he ever.
Chris DeVille | April 30, 2018 - 11:39 am
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