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Gotcha Covered: “I’m Not Like Everybody Else”

Flip over "Sunny Afternoon," one of the finest singles cut by the Kinks in the upward sweep of a long, long creative peak, and you…
Nate Patrin | December 14, 2017 - 10:56 am

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David Lowery Sues Spotify For $150 Million

As if the battle for streaming supremacy wasn't enough of mess, a $150 million class action lawsuit against Spotify may complicate things even more.
Collin Robinson | December 29, 2015 - 11:45 am

Camper Van Beethoven – “Long Way To Go (Sharknado)”

The third entry in SyFy's hugely successful Sharknado series is premiering tomorrow, and yeah, it's about the same characters escaping from yet another sharknado (which,…
Peter Helman | July 21, 2015 - 8:10 pm

Listen To David Lowery On Marc Maron’s WTF

For old heads like me, David Lowery is best-known as the frontman for Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker. More recently, he's been in the news…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2014 - 9:48 am

David Lowery Leads Effort To Shut Down Lyric Websites Like Rap Genius

The Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven frontman David Lowery is now a researcher at the University Of Georgia, and he's also become a crusader for…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2013 - 9:14 am

Camper Van Beethoven – “Someday Our Love Will Sell Us Out” (Stereogum Premiere)

Long before he was lecturing interns on the economic plight of modern musician (and contending for the top spot in our list of 2012's Biggest
Michael Nelson | January 10, 2013 - 10:05 am

David Lowery Blasts NPR Intern On File-Sharing

On Monday, June 16, NPR All Songs Considered intern Emily White published an essay in which she admitted that, while she boasted an iTunes library…
Michael Nelson | June 19, 2012 - 2:57 pm

A Cracker Christmas Flashback

What were you doing around Christmas 2001? "Merry Christmas, Emily," Cracker's suitably bummed holiday song from 2002's Forever, which was written by David Lowery and…
Stereogum | December 19, 2007 - 4:59 pm

New Cracker Video – “Baby All Those Girls Meant Nothing To Me”

Old fave David Lowery wants us to know that all those gals, well, they meant nothing, baby, come on, take him back. Over at his…
Stereogum | September 11, 2007 - 11:23 am