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Q&A: Metric’s Emily Haines Talks Redefining Rock ‘N’ Roll, Overcoming Insecurity, And Her New Solo Album

Emily Haines has been releasing music for 21 years, stretching her ineffably gorgeous songwriting across a variety of genres from synth-pop to raw acoustic instrumentation.
Margaret Farrell | September 14, 2017 - 11:21 am

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Premature Evaluation: Broken Social Scene Hug Of Thunder

After seven years away, Broken Social Scene have returned with Hug Of Thunder, an album that's a galvanizing reminder of the strength of the Toronto…
James Rettig | July 5, 2017 - 1:06 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

What a week for great new music! The Lorde blessed us with Melodrama, Arcade Fire debuted "Creature Comfort," Hundredth's RARE is out, Young Thug dropped…
Stereogum | June 16, 2017 - 4:40 pm

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Metric’s Emily Haines Announces New Fragrance

Metric frontwoman Emily Haines released her second solo record, Choir Of The Mind, back in September. Since then, Haines has teamed up with Seattle-based perfumery…
Sophie Israelsohn | November 20, 2017 - 12:57 pm

Emily Haines And The Soft Skeleton – “American Dream” (LCD Soundsystem Cover)

Last month, Metric frontwoman Emily Haines and her other band the Soft Skeleton released Choir Of The Mind, Haines' first solo album in more than…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2017 - 10:00 am

Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton – “Legend Of The Wild Horse” Video

With her new solo LP, Choir Of The Mind, Metric's Emily Haines has cultivated a compelling visual aesthetic alongside director Justin Broadbent to accompany the…
James Rettig | October 16, 2017 - 1:18 pm

Stream Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton Choir Of The Mind

Emily Haines' great pair of mid-'00s solo releases -- the Knives Don't Have Your Back LP and the What Is Free To A Good Home?
James Rettig | September 7, 2017 - 9:38 am

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Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton – “Statuette” Video

Metric's Emily Haines is reviving her old Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton moniker to release Choir Of The Mind, her first solo album in…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2017 - 10:07 am

Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton – “Planets” Video

Last month, Metric's Emily Haines announced that she was reviving her solo project Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton for a new album called Choir
Peter Helman | July 21, 2017 - 7:36 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

What a week for great new music! The Lorde blessed us with Melodrama, Arcade Fire debuted "Creature Comfort," Hundredth's RARE is out, Young Thug dropped…
Stereogum | June 16, 2017 - 4:40 pm

Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton – “Fatal Gift” Video

A decade ago, Metric's Emily Haines released a fantastic solo album, Knives Don't Have Your Back, and an equally great EP, What Is Free To
James Rettig | June 9, 2017 - 12:47 pm

Watch Anohni, Lee Ranaldo, Ira Kaplan, Mark Kozelek, & More Perform At Lou Reed Tribute

The Bells: A Daylong Celebration Of Lou Reed, a tribute event curated by Reed's wife Laurie Anderson and producer Hal Willner, kicked off at NYC's…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2016 - 8:29 pm

Photos: Voodoo 2015

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience went down this Halloween weekend in New Orleans' City Park. Stereogum was there, taking in headlining sets by Florence
Stereogum | November 1, 2015 - 9:29 pm

Hear Emily Haines’ New GoldieBlox Song “Lightning Strikes” & Watch Her Sing With Cyndi Lauper In NYC

The toy company GoldieBlox has had a rough year in advertising after being accused of copyright infringement by the Beastie Boys for re-working the band's…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 15, 2014 - 5:28 pm

Sadie Dupuis – “The Last Page” (Emily Haines Cover)

Independent of her work with Speedy Ortiz, Sadie Dupuis is racking up a diverse collection of cover songs. Last year, we heard her cover Ciara's…
Miles Bowe | May 21, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Lollapalooza 2010 Saturday: Green Day Is For The Children

Even if you're not a fan (I'm not) you gotta give Green Day credit, first for introducing Lookout! to mall-punks back in the day, later…
Scott Lapatine | August 8, 2010 - 12:02 pm
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