Fontaines D.C.

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The first music video that I can remember loving with my entire heart was Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal." Jackson gave the hat that he wore…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2019 - 2:22 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Fontaines D.C.

There's been something happening in Dublin. Across 2014 and 2015, a group called Girl Band started to generate international buzz thanks to their idiosyncratic blend…
Ryan Leas | January 16, 2019 - 12:55 pm

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The 1975, slowthai, Black Midi, Fontaines D.C. Among 2019 Mercury Prize Nominees

Every year since 1992, the British Phonographic Industry and British Association of Record Dealers have awarded the Mercury Prize to the best album out of…
Chris DeVille | July 25, 2019 - 9:48 am

Watch Fontaines D.C. Make Their US TV Debut On The Tonight Show

Yesterday, my old friend Rob Harvilla published a great piece about Vampire Weekend and about how the whole idea of the hyped-up, conversation-starting young rock…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2019 - 8:59 am

Artist Portraits From Stereogum Range Life 2019

Stereogum is in Texas for SXSW right now, and on Tuesday and Wednesday, we played host to an unofficial day party showcase at Cheer Up…
Peter Helman | March 14, 2019 - 3:13 pm

Stereogum Range Life 2019 Recap: 2 Days, 24 Bands, 500 Packs Of Gum

Stereogum returned to Texas in full force this year for Stereogum Range Life 2019, throwing a two-day day party in downtown Austin during the SXSW…
Peter Helman | March 14, 2019 - 3:01 pm

Fontaines D.C. – “Roy’s Tune” Video

Dublin rockers Fontaines D.C. have released another single from their upcoming LP, Dogrel. They were one of our Bands To Watch earlier this year, and are proving themselves…
Keely Quinlan | March 6, 2019 - 12:24 pm

Stereogum Range Life 2019 Lineup

Next month we return to Austin, Texas to throw a two-day party at Cheer Up Charlies on Red River. Stereogum Range Life '19 goes down…
Scott Lapatine | February 26, 2019 - 10:00 am

Fontaines D.C. – “Big” Video

Over the last two years, the Dublin post-punk/garage rock quintet Fontaines D.C. have been steadily gaining more notoriety thanks to a buzzy run of singles…
Ryan Leas | February 7, 2019 - 7:23 am

2018 In Review

Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am

Fontaines D.C. – “The Cuckoo Is A-Callin'”

The Irish post-punk combo Fontaines D.C. impressed us mightily with "Too Real," their tense and explosive single from earlier this month -- so much that…
Chris DeVille | November 21, 2018 - 9:39 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Let's all take a moment to thank the powers that Jack White didn't end up playing Jackson Maine in A Star Is Born. Can you
Stereogum | November 16, 2018 - 5:18 pm

Fontaines D.C. – “Too Real” Video

Over the last year and a half, the Dublin post-punk/garage rock band Fontaines D.C. have built up quite a bit of buzz in their homeland…
Ryan Leas | November 12, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Sounding Board

10 Memorable Acts At Iceland Airwaves 2018

Far from its origins as a small event in an airplane hangar, Iceland Airwaves has steadily ballooned into an all-encompassing experience that takes over Reykjavik…
Ryan Leas | November 12, 2018 - 9:12 am