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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

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Area Codes: 662 – Oxford, MS

When I think about the most "American" artists -- whatever that means -- my consideration often gravitates toward authors like William Faulkner, whose emotional prose…
Corban Goble | October 27, 2011 - 4:03 pm

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Dent May – “Across The Multiverse” (Feat. Frankie Cosmos) Video

Dent May's latest throwback-y pop single "Across The Multiverse" features Frankie Cosmos, and today the duo debuted a video for the song. Robbie Barnett directed…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 23, 2017 - 10:26 am


Dent May – “Across The Multiverse” (Feat. Frankie Cosmos)

Dent May has always trafficked in big, bright retro pop songs with a disco undercurrent, but they typically have been tweaked with faint psychedelic elements…
Chris DeVille | May 16, 2017 - 9:12 am

Dent May – “I’ll Be Stoned For Christmas”

Mississippi psych-popper Dent May has released a chill Christmas original called "I'll Be Stoned For Christmas," a feeling I'm sure a lot of people can…
James Rettig | December 9, 2014 - 6:37 pm

Dent May – “Born Too Late” Video

Dent May's newest album Warm Blanket is out now via Paw Tracks. Here's a video for album cut "Born Too Late," shot at the Neshoba…
Liz Pelly | August 31, 2013 - 12:47 pm

Dent May Covers The Grateful Dead

Back when Dead shows were a thing, the main drag of the parking lot where kind veggie burritos, ganja gooballs, and sundry wares of that…
Amrit Singh | June 20, 2012 - 2:18 pm

Dent May – “Home Groan” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Here's the video for Dent May's "Home Groan," a song about staying put that features iPhone footage May and director James Alexander Warren shot in…
Corban Goble | June 13, 2012 - 9:15 am

Stream Dent May Do Things

The Mississippian psych-popper Dent May has a new home-recorded album called Do Things about to come out, and we've already heard the songs "Best Friend"
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2012 - 1:56 pm

Dent May – “Home Groan”

Oxford, MS's Dent May is all set to release his latest, Do Things, in a couple of weeks. We heard "Best Friend" at the end…
Corban Goble | May 31, 2012 - 1:18 pm

Dent May – “Best Friend”

Mississippian indie-pop auteur Dent May has plans to release a new album called Do Things this summer. Below, we've got a download of the sunny,…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2012 - 3:56 pm

Ducktails & Panda Bear – “Killin The Vibe”

Panda Bear joins one of his many aesthetic offspring Ducktails (aka Real Estate's Matthew Mondanile) on this alternate bonus take of Ducktails III: Arcade Dynamics'
Brandon Stosuy | January 12, 2011 - 9:42 am

New Indie Rock Christmas Songs For 2010

Every blog does a Christmas mix, so here's ours, with a small twist: All of these tracks are new for this year Xmas songs, not…
jessica | December 23, 2010 - 11:09 am

CMJ ’09: Weekend In Photos

One last gargantuan batch of photos from an exhausting, exhaustive week of NYC showgoing. On Friday Jessica Amaya joined us at Doveman's record release party…
Amrit Singh | October 26, 2009 - 9:07 am

New Dent May Video – “Howard”

At first brush Mississippi's Dent May doesn't seem like the sort of dude to be sharing bills with Excepter and Beach House like he did…
Amrit Singh | March 30, 2009 - 11:36 am