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Nate Patrin | January 14, 2019 - 2:05 pm

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Look Park – “Aeroplane” (Stereogum Premiere)

Fountains Of Wayne haven't put out a new album since 2011's Sky Full Of Holes, but that doesn't mean the musicians of "Stacy's Mom" fame…
Sadie Bell | April 19, 2016 - 10:02 am

Fountains Of Wayne Hit The Tonight Show

Yesterday, we premiered the video for "Someone's Gonna Break Your Heart," the new single from power-pop lifers Fountains Of Wayne. And last night, the band…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2011 - 10:43 am

Fountains Of Wayne – “Someone’s Gonna Break Your Heart” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Power pop all stars Fountains Of Wayne have been relatively busy on the video front. Last month they put out the clip for "The Summer
Corban Goble | October 12, 2011 - 3:11 pm

Fountains Of Wayne – “The Summer Place”

Like many videos from the power-pop perennials Fountains Of Wayne, the new video for "The Summer Place" features some very good-looking women. Unlike many of…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2011 - 1:04 pm

Ivy – “Make It So Hard” (Stereogum Premiere)

The New York trio Ivy, which counts Fountains Of Wayne frontman Adam Schlesinger among its members, has long made a bright, incandescent form of cosmopolitan…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2011 - 1:24 pm

Fountains Of Wayne – “Richie & Ruben” (Stereogum Premiere)

At the end of last year, NJ guitar pop-troopers Fountains Of Wayne wrote a song about the Passaic River as an unsigned band. Fast forward…
Amrit Singh | May 24, 2011 - 1:16 pm

Fountains Of Wayne – “Song Of The Passaic”

A couple weeks back NPR did a story on New Jersey's Passaic River. It is, as one author in the story calls it, a "toilet"
jessica | December 2, 2010 - 1:56 pm

Tinted Windows (James Iha, Adam Schlesinger, Taylor Hanson) Is A Band That Exists, Offers Songs

I think everybody had a certain reflexive rush to O_o and WTF at last week's news that supergroup Tinted Windows, comprising Fountain of Wayne Adam…
Amrit Singh | February 23, 2009 - 4:36 pm

New Fountains Of Wayne Live Video – “Radiation Vibe”

The post Traffic And Weather activity from FoW has been mostly limited to songs for The Colbert Report and spots for L.L. Bean, but it…
Amrit Singh | February 16, 2009 - 11:53 am

Fountains Of Wayne For L.L. Bean

FoW's "Valley Winter Song" is featured in a new holiday-themed L.L. Bean commercial, which means you get to listen to it while watching a person…
Brandon Stosuy | November 19, 2008 - 4:12 pm

Elvis Costello, Feist, Toby Keith To Join For A Colbert Xmas

Stephen Colbert's very special Christmas Special, the one for which Fountains Of Wayne's Adam Schlesinger is writing all the songs, just got a little more…
Amrit Singh | September 16, 2008 - 3:36 pm

Adam Schlesinger To Write For The Colbert Report

No, not as a joke writer. But Adam Schlesinger does continue to write awesome songs for fun things. Adding to his resumé as Oscar, Golden…
Amrit Singh | August 28, 2008 - 8:57 am

Bonnaroo: Saturday 6/16/07

If Friday's 'Roo music trolling left something to be desired, Saturday's lineup was more than just compensation. Of course it was all about…
Stereogum | June 17, 2007 - 4:12 pm

Fountains Of Sedaka

During our nights with Fountains Of Wayne two weeks ago, FoW found ways to fawn about their pending cameo at Joe's Pub with the legendary…
Stereogum | May 3, 2007 - 4:40 pm