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2017 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you've been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don't agree on shit. We argue constantly,…
Stereogum | December 11, 2017 - 11:49 am

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Kevin Morby Play City Music Songs In A Live Stereogum Session

Kevin Morby stopped by the Stereogum office earlier today to perform a few new songs off his upcoming album, City Music, ahead of his tour…
James Rettig | May 22, 2017 - 5:44 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're gearing up for Halloweekend here at the office, and though we all opted to be minions last year, we're in plainclothes today lest we…
Stereogum | October 28, 2016 - 4:38 pm

More Hand Habits stories

Artist Portraits From Desert Daze 2018

Last weekend, the seventh installment of Desert Daze took over Lake Perris in Southern California. For months, the festival had been updating an already impressive…
Ryan Leas | October 17, 2018 - 4:31 pm

North Americans – “Going Steady” (Feat. Meg Duffy & Julianna Barwick)

North Americans is the instrumental guitar project of Patrick McDermott. His forthcoming third album, Going Steady, will be released 9/7 by way of McDermott's own…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 25, 2018 - 3:56 pm

Hand Habits – “Carpenter’s Daughter”

Meg Duffy released her great debut Hand Habits album, Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void), earlier this year, and she's following it up with a…
James Rettig | August 25, 2017 - 12:29 pm

Hand Habits – “Yr Heart”

Earlier this year, Meg Duffy released her debut album as Hand Habits, Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void), and today she's shared a new track…
James Rettig | July 31, 2017 - 1:01 pm


Hand Habits – “Spell Song”

Long steamy summer nights filled with relentless possibility, occasional bonfires, and teasing cool breezes are essential when things heat up in the city. Hand Habits,…
Margaret Farrell | June 21, 2017 - 9:36 am

Artist Portraits From SXSW 2017

A lot of bands descend upon Austin for SXSW every year, and this year a lot of those bands rolled through the Mazda Studio At…
Stereogum | March 20, 2017 - 5:01 pm

The New Pornographers, Jamila Woods, & More Heat Up Stereogum’s SXSW 2017 Day Showcase

On Wednesday, Stereogum returned to the Mazda Studio At Empire Garage for our second official showcase of SXSW 2017, a diverse lineup of four artists…
Ryan Leas | March 16, 2017 - 3:03 pm

Downtown Boys, PWR BTTM, Sheer Mag, More Sign Open Letter Demanding SXSW Remove Deportation Clause

SXSW has drawn heavy criticism over a clause in its artist agreement that allows the festival to "notify the appropriate U.S. immigration authorities" if it…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2017 - 9:05 pm

Hand Habits – “Demand It” Video

Hand Habits' debut LP, Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void), is out Friday, and we've already heard an early stream of it. Today, Meg Duffy…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 9, 2017 - 10:56 am

Stream Hand Habits Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void)

Meg Duffy has spent the past few years playing backup with the likes of Kevin Morby, Weyes Blood, and Mega Bog, but last year she…
James Rettig | February 3, 2017 - 10:41 am

Watch A 7-Months-Pregnant Sharon Van Etten Play New Songs At ACLU And Planned Parenthood Benefit In Brooklyn

Sharon Van Etten played new songs at an anti-Trump benefit for Planned Parenthood and the ACLU that took place at Music Hall Of Williamsburg last…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 19, 2017 - 2:21 pm

Hand Habits – “Sun Beholds Me”

Meg Duffy is gearing up to release her debut full-length as Hand Habits. Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void) comes out in a few weeks,…
James Rettig | January 11, 2017 - 4:30 pm

Hand Habits – “Flower Glass”

"All The While," the first single we heard off of Hand Habits' forthcoming debut Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void), cracked our 5 Best Songs
Peter Helman | December 9, 2016 - 10:47 am