Ed Schrader’s Music Beat

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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Oh boy, if you thought 2018 would be any better than 2017, hopefully the first proper work week of the year dispelled you of those…
Stereogum | January 12, 2018 - 4:10 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

One of the videos getting a lot of notice this week is Calexico's clip for "Falling From The Sky," starring José González and an absolutely…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2015 - 4:22 pm


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2012

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a…
Stereogum | September 11, 2012 - 2:05 pm

More Ed Schrader's Music Beat stories

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Seagull”

In a couple weeks, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat are releasing their new Dan Deacon-produced album, Riddles. We've heard "Dunce" and the title track from it…
James Rettig | February 20, 2018 - 1:21 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Riddles”

Earlier this month, Ed Schrader's Music Beat announced a new Dan Deacon-produced album, Riddles, with "Dunce" (which made our best songs of the week list),…
James Rettig | January 31, 2018 - 9:20 am

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Dunce” Video (Prod. Dan Deacon)

It's been four years since local Baltimore heroes and Band To Watch alums Ed Schrader's Music Beat released their last full-length, 2014's Party Jail, but…
James Rettig | January 10, 2018 - 11:31 am

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Emperor’s New Chair” Video

No band does a better job of not giving a fuck than Ed Schrader's Music Beat. These are two dudes who make short, sticky power-punk…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 22, 2015 - 10:25 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,…
James Rettig & Gabriela Tully Claymore | 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

Watch Dan Deacon & Matmos’ M.C. Schmidt In Adult Swim’s Unedited Footage Of A Bear Infomercial

If you ever notice that Adult Swim has something listed only as "infomercial" airing around 4AM, there's a strong chance you should stay up and…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2014 - 11:54 am

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Televan” Video

If you've ever been to one of Ed Schrader's shows, right away you know two important things about the guy. 1: He is an incredibly…
Miles Bowe | September 5, 2014 - 4:20 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Laughing” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Ed Schrader's Music Beat just finished tearing it up as Future Islands' opener, and today they put out Party Jail, the follow up to their…
Miles Bowe | May 20, 2014 - 12:09 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Pink Moons”

One of the many reasons why Ed Schrader's Music Beat (a Band To Watch) remains one of the most exciting live acts around (and a…
Miles Bowe | May 8, 2014 - 5:35 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Televan”

Armed with just a single drum, a mic, and a very funny bassist, Ed Schrader's Music Beat is simply one of the most intense live…
Miles Bowe | April 10, 2014 - 5:52 pm

Future Islands, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat @ Doug Fir Lounge, Portland 4/5/14

Future Islands got everyone's attention this year through their triumphant Letterman performance and became the band to see at SXSW. But the fact is that…
Miles Bowe | April 7, 2014 - 1:55 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Pantomime Jack”

Back in 2012, we made Ed Schrader's Music Beat, an intense and minimal Baltimore postpunk duo, a Band To Watch. The band's new single "Pantomime…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2014 - 1:37 pm