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8 Memorable Devo Covers To Celebrate Today’s 40th Anniversary Of Their Debut

Forty years ago today, Devo released their historic debut, Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!. Here's an incomplete list of albums that…
Nate Patrin | August 28, 2018 - 1:31 pm

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48 Bands That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What's a legacy to a legend? For some, it's a thing to be actively patrolled: endless tours, obligatory records, the noblesse oblige of the bassist…
Brad Shoup | May 21, 2015 - 11:40 am

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Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with "You Are A Tourist," the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

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Rage Against The Machine, Radiohead, Devo, The Cure Lead 2018 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominations

It's time to start arguing again! The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame has announced this year's wave of nominations: 15 artists who will have…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2018 - 9:11 am

Mark Mothersbaugh Reportedly Working On Wes Anderson’s New Musical Film

Wes Anderson's next film is rumored to be a musical set in post-World War II France. According to the French publication Premiere (via Indiewire), Anderson…
James Rettig | September 25, 2018 - 12:59 pm

Watch Jeff Tweedy In Portlandia’s “Grammy For Suing” Sketch

The penultimate season of Portlandia is underway, and as usual it features some guest appearances from high-profile musicians. One sketch online today, for instance, features…
Chris DeVille | January 27, 2017 - 9:25 am

Watch Elliott Smith In A 1994 Devo Tribute Band

We don't get to hear too many stories of Elliott Smith being straight-up silly, but here's one. In 1994, shortly after releasing his first solo…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2016 - 9:47 am

Devo’s Jerry Casale Had A 9/11-Themed Wedding

Devo have always had a bizarre sense of humor. It's foundational to the group's ethos, and it has served them well for the past 43…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2015 - 2:13 pm

Stream Translational Drifts: Moogfest Volume 1 Feat. Dan Deacon, YACHT, Julianna Barwick, & More Covering Electronic Music Influencers

Moogfest took this year off as they prepared to move to their new home of Durham, North Carolina after being nudged out of Asheville. But…
James Rettig | July 14, 2015 - 5:06 pm

Watch Mark Mothersbaugh Tell DEVO’s Origin Story In A Cool Animated Short

Mark Mothersbaugh was born legally blind. It wasn't until he was in second grade that he was finally diagnosed with myopia and got his first…
James Rettig | March 5, 2015 - 8:34 pm

R.I.P. Bob Casale

Bob Casale, a founding member of the transformative Ohio new wave band Devo, has died at age 61, TMZ reports. Casale, a guitarist, died Monday…
Chris DeVille | February 18, 2014 - 3:32 pm

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Devo In Hollywood

The members of Arcade Fire are big nerds with good taste, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that they're Devo fans. At last year's Crossing Brooklyn…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2013 - 9:03 am

The Flaming Lips – “Gates Of Steel” (Devo Cover) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Last week, the Flaming Lips shared their video for "Turning Violent," a song from their new album The Terror. At that same session, they also…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2013 - 11:45 am

DEVO – “Don’t Roof Rack Me, Bro! (Seamus Unleashed)”

DEVO hasn't been particularly active lately, but now, as we close on the 2012 election, they took some time out to pen an ode about…
Corban Goble | August 15, 2012 - 4:47 pm

Coachella 2010: Die Antwoord, Major Lazer, Flying Lotus

On Friday, James Murphy dedicated "Losing My Edge" to Gil Scott-Heron. For the rest of the weekend, everyone should be covering "Communication Breakdown" and dedicating…
Amrit Singh | April 18, 2010 - 6:01 pm
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