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“Wicked Game” Ad Nauseam: 25 Years Of An Unlikely New Standard

Twenty-five years ago today, Chris Isaak's "Wicked Game" hit #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. It was the song's highest chart position, laying the foundation…
Ryan Leas | March 2, 2016 - 1:37 pm

The 2013 Experience

The Year In Unconventional Album Launches, From artRave to Indiegogo To SNL

The literary giant Alexis Krauss said it best: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From big-budget campaigns to no-budget…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2013 - 10:21 am

Progress Report

Progress Report: Giant Drag

NAME: Giant Drag PROGRESS REPORT: Completing work on the Swan Song EP, recorded at Sunset Lodge Recording in Los Angeles; beginning work on untitled full-length…
Jessica | December 5, 2008 - 4:48 pm

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Annie Hardy – “Shadow Mode”

The latest from Giant Drag's Annie Hardy is ominous and unsettling. "Shadow Mode" persists with a low-buzzing synth and an eerie, familiar piano melody. Ghostly…
Margaret Farrell | March 13, 2017 - 10:25 am

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Annie Hardy – “Go Hey Ruku Sake” Video

It's hard to fathom how so much heartbreak and loss can fit into such a small period of time. Giant Drag frontwoman Annie Hardy lost…
Peter Helman | August 24, 2016 - 10:37 pm

The 2013 Experience

The Year In Unconventional Album Launches, From artRave to Indiegogo To SNL

The literary giant Alexis Krauss said it best: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From big-budget campaigns to no-budget…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2013 - 10:21 am

Giant Drag – “90210” Video

I remember hearing Giant Drag's single "Kevin Is Gay" when I was 13 and thinking it was the coolest, most taboo song ever -- so…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 23, 2013 - 12:29 pm

Giant Drag – “Meowch”

Giant Drag's Annie Hardy just posted a new track to Tumblr. (Thanks for the tip, Stevo.) She had this to say about the song:…
Brandon Stosuy | July 26, 2011 - 1:50 pm

New Giant Drag Video – “Stuff To Live For” (Stereogum Premiere)

When Annie Hardy, aka Giant Drag, sat down with Jessica for a Progress Report, we found out she was diagnosed with fibromyalgia, was prepping and…
Brandon Stosuy | August 25, 2009 - 4:28 pm

Buy Giant Drag A Sandwich, Studio Time

We've kept close tabs on Giant Drag's shifting lineup and taste in covers, and all along the comments have made clear that you guys would…
Amrit Singh | March 17, 2008 - 2:38 pm

Giant Drag Covers Madonna (Stereogum Premiere)

Last December, Micah quit Giant Drag, leaving Annie Hardy to fend for herself. Wasn't the first time Micah left the band, but maybe it's the…
Stereogum | September 25, 2007 - 11:04 am

Ariel Pink Covers Madonna

It's been almost fifty years since Madonna was born, and almost twenty five since she popularized the jelly bracelet. But preventing global warming with Gogol
Stereogum | July 16, 2007 - 11:20 am

Madonna Gets Freak Folkie

Another tribute tracklist for this fine Thursday, although this one's already got a name -- and also happens to be infinitely less sad than the…
Stereogum | May 3, 2007 - 6:01 pm

Jesus And Mary Chain Reunited, Disinterested

Every Indio-bound indie rock fan will be crowding around Coachella's cleverly named "Coachella Stage" tonight at 7:40 for a performance from reunited Scottish alt-rockers Jesus…
Stereogum | April 27, 2007 - 9:54 am

Giant Drag Break Up?

Reader Chris e-mails us:You might be interested to know Giant Drag broke up. At least, Micah left the band and now Annie seems to be…
Stereogum | December 1, 2006 - 7:15 pm