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2018 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018

The legends, for the most part, stayed quiet in 2018. Your Radioheads, your Beyoncés, and your Kendrick Lamars were not entirely silent; Thom Yorke, Johnny…
Stereogum | December 4, 2018 - 10:00 am

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Interview

Katy Davidson On Skulls Example, The First Dear Nora Album In 12 Years

Twelve years is just a blip in the grand scheme of humanity, but for any living person, that's a pretty significant chunk of time. And…
James Rettig | April 11, 2018 - 12:00 pm

More Dear Nora stories

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Stream Dear Nora’s Skulls Example

Skulls Example is Dear Nora's first new album in 12 years, and it feels like the project has been gone for a long time but…
James Rettig | May 21, 2018 - 11:39 am

Dear Nora – “Simulation Feels”

The world is at our fingertips. Head over to Google Maps and type in anywhere you want to go, and a 3D rendering will appear…
James Rettig | May 8, 2018 - 12:01 pm

Dear Nora – “Sunset On Humanity”

Early last year, Katy Davidson's Dear Nora project experienced something of a resurgence after the reissue of their 2004 album, Mountain Rock. A tour on…
James Rettig | March 13, 2018 - 11:00 am

2017 In Review

27 Reissues From 2017 You Should Check Out

It's becoming increasingly difficult to keep track of new releases in stores in a given week, and even more daunting to stay on top of…
Annie Zaleski | December 15, 2017 - 12:52 pm

Dear Nora – “Where The Morning Glories Grow”

Katy Davidson's great Pacific Northwest rock band Dear Nora has experienced a bit of a career resurgence in the past year thanks to a well-timed
James Rettig | October 24, 2017 - 1:39 pm

Dear Nora Reuniting For West Coast Tour, Reissuing Mountain Rock

Dear Nora's fingerprints can be seen all over the contemporary music landscape, from the off-the-cuff lyrical ingenuities of Frankie Cosmos to the plaintive intimacy of…
James Rettig | November 30, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Key Losers – “Bi-Focal” (Stereogum Premiere)

Key Losers is the Portland, Oregon-based project of vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Katy Davidson, ex-Dear Nora, YACHT collaborator, etc. Her airy, sunny, graceful, impressively patchwork first official Key…
Brandon Stosuy | May 17, 2011 - 11:32 am