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Concert Review

5 Memorable Sets From Riot Fest Chicago 2016 Friday

My last Warped Tour was ten years ago this past summer, and even then I knew I was probably too old to be there. I…
Michael Tedder | September 17, 2016 - 2:30 pm


Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am


The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am

More Eskimeaux stories

Gabby’s World – “Rear View”

Gabrielle Smith used to record music as Eskimeaux, and then briefly as Ó, and now she's back with a new project name, Gabby's World, and…
James Rettig | August 28, 2018 - 10:54 am

Gabrielle Smith Of Ò (FKA Eskimeaux) Addresses “False” Rape And Abuse Accusations

The indie musician Gabrielle Smith, who currently goes under the name Ó after changing her name from Eskimeaux, has written a lengthy statement about a…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2018 - 9:20 am

Eskimeaux Change Band Name After Pushback From Tanya Tagaq

Gabrielle Smith has been releasing music under the name Eskimeaux since 2007 -- most recently with last year's Year Of The Rabbit EP -- but…
James Rettig | April 17, 2017 - 4:15 pm


Power Animal – “3 Months And A Week” (Feat. Eskimeaux)

Eskimeaux's "Broken Necks" was written as part of an ongoing musical dialogue with Keith Hampson, who releases music under the name Power Animal. Gabrielle Smith…
James Rettig | August 22, 2016 - 12:24 pm

Stream Eskimeaux Year Of The Rabbit

Year Of The Rabbit stands as a muted companion piece to O.K., Eskimeaux's most recent record, which graced our best albums list last year. Whereas…
James Rettig | April 11, 2016 - 4:23 pm

Eskimeaux – “Drunk” Video

Eskimeaux's Gabrielle Smith writes songs about attempted intimacy, about the effort required to breach the space between yourself and the person you want to be…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 30, 2016 - 5:02 pm

Stream Cameron Boucher Some Covers

Sorority Noise's Cameron Boucher has released a collection of cover songs called Some Covers. Most of these are home-recorded affairs and bare-bones voice memos, but…
James Rettig | March 8, 2016 - 11:22 am

Eskimeaux – “WTF”

"What the fuck is a kiss anyway?" Gabrielle Smith asks on "WTF," the second track we've heard from Eskimeaux's upcoming Year Of The Rabbit EP…
James Rettig | March 1, 2016 - 3:17 pm

Eskimeaux – “Power”

Sunday is Valentine's Day which makes Eskimeaux's new single sound extremely appropriate in a deeply fucked way. "Power" explores the inevitable power play that surfaces…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 9, 2016 - 2:21 pm


The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am

Hear New Songs From Meredith Graves, Eskimeaux, & More On Paper Trail’s World Mental Health Day Comp

This past Saturday marked World Mental Health Day, a 24-hour period devoted to raising awareness for those who struggle with mental-health issues. Did you know…
Caitlin White | October 12, 2015 - 1:31 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

As I'm writing this, the most popular new video on the internet is "No Words," from the culty rapper Hopsin. It's snide, sneery satire of…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 5:18 pm

Eskimeaux – “Broken Necks” Video

Eskimeaux's O.K. is a collection of sad songs that sound really happy. "Broken Necks," save for its uplifting final verse, is probably the track that…
James Rettig | October 2, 2015 - 11:12 am