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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | June 26, 2020 - 5:04 pm

Lists

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2019

Within the macro tradition that is year-end list season, we at Stereogum have carved out our own micro tradition: Every December, instead of publishing a…
Stereogum | December 10, 2019 - 11:00 am

Lists

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019

For many of us, 2019 has been a year of flux -- politically, culturally, professionally, personally. It’s hard to envision what the future might bring…
Stereogum | December 3, 2019 - 10:00 am

More Hand Habits stories

Hear Perfume Genius Sing A Tender Cover Of Leonard Cohen’s “Bird On The Wire”

Leonard Cohen's "Bird On The Wire" is one of those songs that will never go away, that people will never tire of covering. The first…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2020 - 11:21 am

Watch Angel Olsen & Hand Habits Cover Tom Petty’s “Walls”

Last night, Angel Olsen streamed the second edition of her Cosmic Stream show series, which was filmed at the Masonic Temple in Asheville. Hand Habits'
James Rettig | July 15, 2020 - 3:29 pm

Save Stereogum: An ‘00s Covers Comp

I started Stereogum in 2002 with a LiveJournal and a dream (to get free CDs). Seriously though, I started this site to discuss new music…
Scott Lapatine | June 29, 2020 - 8:22 am

Jess Williamson – “Pictures Of Flowers” (Feat. Hand Habits)

Last month, the country-folk singer songwriter Jess Williamson released the great new album Sorceress. Today, she's followed it up with a non-album song that might…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2020 - 10:33 am

Music

Christian Lee Hutson – “Get The Old Band Back Together”

Folk singer-songwriter and Phoebe Bridgers super friend Christian Lee Hutson is about to release his new LP Beginners. "I went with Beginners as the title…
Peter Helman | May 7, 2020 - 11:30 am

COVID-19 Relief Comp The Song Is Coming From Inside The House Has New Mount Eerie, Hand Habits, Downtown Boys, & More

The cleverly titled compilation The Song Is Coming From Inside The House contains unreleased music from two dozen underground artists, many of whom are favorites…
Chris DeVille | April 30, 2020 - 2:32 pm

Angel Olsen – “wildfire” (Hand Habits Cover)

A couple months ago, Hand Habits' Meg Duffy announced the release of a covers EP featuring a handful of different variations on their song "wildfire,"
James Rettig | January 7, 2020 - 2:57 pm

Lists

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019

For many of us, 2019 has been a year of flux -- politically, culturally, professionally, personally. It’s hard to envision what the future might bring…
Stereogum | December 3, 2019 - 10:00 am

Lomelda – “wildfire” (Hand Habits Cover)

Meg Duffy released their excellent sophomore album as Hand Habits, placeholder, earlier this year. Today, Duffy is announcing a new project: a covers EP featuring…
James Rettig | November 25, 2019 - 12:03 pm

Album List

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

Hand Habits – “wildfire” Video

Meg Duffy wrote a lot of their new album, placeholder, while wildfires raged through California. That sense of pervasive destruction is present throughout the album,…
James Rettig | April 11, 2019 - 11:14 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Hand Habits placeholder

Meg Duffy's first Hand Habits album was recorded alone at home in stolen moments between tours, while they were playing as part of Kevin Morby's…
James Rettig | February 26, 2019 - 11:30 am

Stream Hand Habits’ New Album placeholder

Meg Duffy's 2017 debut as Hand Habits, Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void), was quietly powerful in its way, a quiet meditation that led you…
James Rettig | February 21, 2019 - 10:04 am
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