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Premature Evaluation: Celebration – The Modern Tribe

Baltimore trio Celebration cram a lot into any given composition, but the spotlight deservedly falls on frontwoman Katrina Ford, whose vocal soar chimes with an…
Stereogum | October 5, 2007 - 6:46 pm

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Celebration – “Rolling On”

In a couple of months, the long-running Baltimore art-punk trio Celebration will release their new album Wounded Healer, the follow-up to 2014's Albumin. We've already…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2017 - 11:41 am

Celebration – “Freedom Ring”

Baltimore art-rock veterans Celebration are one of the best-kept secrets on the indie rock underground. Singer Katrina Ford is an absolute force of nature, one…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2017 - 9:45 am

Future Islands, Lower Dens Members Help Baltimore Middle Schoolers Record Song About Riots

Baltimore is as deeply segregated a city as you'd probably expect. But say this for the people in the city's predominantly white indie rock scene:…
Tom Breihan | July 21, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Stream Celebration Albumin (Stereogum Premiere)

Baltimore band Celebration announced their new album, Albumin, with the striking lead single "Tomorrow's Here Today" -- and now you can stream the whole album…
Miles Bowe | August 12, 2014 - 12:34 pm

Celebration – “Tomorrow’s Here Today” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this month we heard from Mt. Royal, a Baltimore supergroup featuring Celebration singer Katrina Ford. Now Ford's main gig is kicking back into action…
Chris DeVille | May 29, 2014 - 10:01 am

Mt. Royal – “More” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Mt. Royal brings together members of Baltimore indie-rock greats Celebration, Lake Trout, and touring members of current cause célèbre Future Islands in service of brisk,…
Chris DeVille | May 6, 2014 - 10:05 am

Watch Dan Rossen, Robin Pecknold, Hamilton Leithauser, And Victoria Legrand Cover Gene Clark In Brooklyn

The four-date indie rock all-star tour in tribute to Gene Clark's 1974 album No Other made its final stop last night in at Brooklyn's Music…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2014 - 5:21 pm

Members Of Fleet Foxes, Grizzly Bear, Walkmen, Beach House To Cover Gene Clark On Tour

No Other, the 1974 solo album from the former Byrds member, is one of those cult-favorite albums that you're probably never heard of unless you're…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2013 - 1:46 pm

UNKLE – “Caged Bird” (Feat. Katrina Ford) (Stereogum Premiere)

The chiming, upbeat psychedelia of "Natural Selection," UNKLE's collaboration with onetime BTW Black Angels, contrasts with "Caged Bird," an especially sinister Where Did The Night
Brandon Stosuy | April 15, 2010 - 12:04 pm

Future Islands – “In The Fall” (Feat. Katrina Ford) (Stereogum Premiere)

This four-song In The Fall 12" is a great warm-up for synthesized North Carolina-to-Baltimore "post wave" trio Future Islands super second album In Evening Air.
Brandon Stosuy | March 29, 2010 - 10:58 am

Beach House & Celebration Cover “Billie Jean”

Earlier this month the Baltimore bands' homecoming at Metro Gallery culminated in a joint tribute to Michael Jackson, who died you know. Watch it here
Scott Lapatine | August 27, 2009 - 4:56 pm

Celebration To Give Away Their Music

The Baltimore outfit is embracing the MP3 and going label free. Put simply: "Our plan and experiment is to post new songs monthly, as we…
Amrit Singh | March 25, 2009 - 2:44 pm

New TV On The Radio – “Golden Age” & Dear Science, Album Art

Your Tuesday afternoon just got 100% more great. "Golden Age" is the first listen from TV On The Radio's forthcoming return from Cookie Mountain, titled…
Amrit Singh | August 19, 2008 - 3:29 pm

Scarlett Johansson And Dave Sitek Premiere Tom Waits Tribute Album In NYC

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Stereogum | February 13, 2008 - 12:37 pm

New Celebration – “Hands Off My Gold (Ruby Beats Remix)”

We offered propers to Celebration for their big step-up album The Modern Tribe, so named for Katrina's deep love for friends and musical collaborators. The…
Stereogum | October 10, 2007 - 4:01 pm