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Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2013

It's that time of year again: Time to take stock of the vast armies of new musicians making music in the past year, and to…
Stereogum | September 19, 2013 - 10:07 am

More Celestial Shore stories

Sam Evian – “IDGAF”

On his 2016 debut album, Sam Evian (real name Sam Owens) drew inspiration from Serge Gainsbourg's introspective soft-rock. He twisted this sensibility into breezy guitar-pop…
Julia Gray | April 25, 2018 - 10:12 am


Sam Evian – “I Need A Man”

Sam Evian is the new solo moniker of Sam Owens, frontman of Brooklyn indie-rockers (and Stereogum Best New Band class of '13) Celestial Shore. He's…
Peter Helman | August 18, 2016 - 10:23 am

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class Of 2015! We are honored that you could join us at Stereogum x Exploding In Sound's Austin Invasion this year,…
Stereogum | March 24, 2015 - 1:25 pm

Photos From Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015

Yesterday, we threw a 14-hour unofficial SXSW showcase at Austin's Hole In The Wall alongside the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Boston label Exploding In Sound Records. Thirty-one bands played…
Stereogum | March 21, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Celestial Shore – “Now I Know” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In the fall of 2014, Celestial Shore released Enter Ghost, 12 lush and mellow songs that easily soundtracked the city's descent into winter. Today, the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 5, 2015 - 2:06 pm

Celestial Shore – “Weekenders” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Celestial Shore's video for Enter Ghost track "Weekenders" is inspired by Stanley Kubrick and office drudgery. Against a backdrop of Celestial Shore's floaty, ephemeral psych-pop,…
Chris DeVille | January 14, 2015 - 12:24 pm

Celestial Shore – “Creation Myth” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Garage-psych-infused Brooklyn indie-rockers Celestial Shore, one of our 40 Best New Bands last year, will hit the road with Brooklyn "nervous soul" combo Ava Luna…
Chris DeVille | August 14, 2014 - 12:41 pm

Celestial Shore – “Die For Us” (Feat. Empress Of) (Stereogum Premiere)

Shaking Through is a documentary series that challenges a band (or bands, in this case) to write a song, record it, and get it down…
Miles Bowe | November 5, 2013 - 11:24 am

Celestial Shore – “Hour Minute” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

What the hell? Since when did summer camp turn into "hanging out with cool Brooklyn bands and shooting music videos all week"? When I was…
Miles Bowe | September 17, 2013 - 1:11 pm

Celestial Shore – “Swimmer’s Sinking Feeling”

Celestial Shore's debut full-length 10x is finally out in a few weeks, on September 3rd via Hometapes/Local Singles. Over the past few months, we've heard…
Liz Pelly | August 18, 2013 - 11:46 am

Celestial Shore – “Valerie” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Brooklyn's Celestial Shore will release their LP 10x in September. We've already heard their lead-off "Valerie," which as Tom referred to as a, "dazed lurch…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 31, 2013 - 3:07 pm

Celestial Shore – “Stairs Under Stars”

Brooklyn's Celestial Shore release their debut full-length 10x this fall with Hometapes and Local Singles Records. We've already heard the first single, "Valerie." Here's an…
Liz Pelly | June 16, 2013 - 5:40 pm

Celestial Shore – “Valerie” (Stereogum Premiere)

The sunny lo-fi Brooklyn math-rock trio Celestial Shore have released a couple of small-circulation EPs, and in April, they'll release 10x, their debut full-length LP.
Tom Breihan | February 22, 2013 - 10:55 am