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2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

Best New Bands

The 40 Best New Bands Of 2019

Every autumn here at Stereogum, we look long and hard at the last 12 months and pinpoint which new artists make us excited about the…
Stereogum | October 16, 2019 - 11:30 am

Sounding Board

Black Midi Rearranged Matter At Their Pitchfork Music Festival Aftershow

In the short amount of time Black Midi have been a band, they have stirred up a frenzy of hype in their native UK primarily…
Ryan Leas | July 21, 2019 - 2:46 pm

More Black Midi stories

Watch Black Midi Perform On A Chicago Morning News Broadcast

Black Midi's live show is insane. It's one of the biggest reasons we made the British experimental rockers a Band To Watch and invited them…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2019 - 10:12 am

Watch Black Midi Cover Limp Bizkit

Black Midi supported their friends in the band 404 for a charity gig at the Shacklewell Arms in London last night. They did it under…
Peter Helman | October 26, 2019 - 11:30 am

Black Midi Include New Track In Full Album YouTube Stream

Black Midi love an unconventional release. The British upstarts shrouded their debut album, Schlagenheim, in mystery, refusing to share any of its song titles until…
James Rettig | September 6, 2019 - 1:19 pm

The 1975, slowthai, Black Midi, Fontaines D.C. Among 2019 Mercury Prize Nominees

Every year since 1992, the British Phonographic Industry and British Association of Record Dealers have awarded the Mercury Prize to the best album out of…
Chris DeVille | July 25, 2019 - 9:48 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 | June 28, 2019 - 4:22 pm

Black Midi – “Ducter” Video

When we named London quartet Black Midi a Band To Watch back in March, they had only released two singles. With "BmBmBm" and "Speedway," they garnered a level…
Keely Quinlan | June 20, 2019 - 9:28 am

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

Black Midi Announce Debut Album Schlagenheim​, First North American Tour

We named UK sonic explorers Black Midi a Band To Watch off the strength of their constantly evolving live show and a small pile of…
Chris DeVille | May 14, 2019 - 9:07 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 | May 3, 2019 - 4:42 pm

Black Midi – “Talking Heads”

Things seem to be changing for Black Midi. The UK band generated a whole lot of buzz in spite of but also partly because of
Ryan Leas | April 30, 2019 - 8:47 am

Black Midi – “Crow’s Perch”

Part of what has made the rise of the transfixing UK group Black Midi so intriguing is the fact that they did it with so…
Ryan Leas | March 26, 2019 - 9:06 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Black Midi

Throughout SXSW last week, there was one question everyone invested in this year's crop of emerging indie names seemed to be asking: "Have you seen…
Ryan Leas | March 20, 2019 - 1:57 pm
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