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Musicians Pay Tribute To Elliott Smith, Who Died 10 Years Ago Today

There are lots of words to toss around when Elliott Smith comes up -- brilliant, troubled, influential, tragic, one-of-a-kind -- each of which fit the music…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2013 - 7:19 am

Progress Report

Progress Report: Here We Go Magic

Name: Here We Go Magic Progress Report: Luke Temple opens up about the band’s serendipitous new Nigel Godrich-produced album Sometimes life really…
T. Cole Rachel | January 26, 2012 - 1:30 pm

Straight To Video

The 12 Best Videos Of The Week

There's a larger dose of videos this week, since we took Friday off for the holiday. And the best videos this week are varied --…
jessica | December 3, 2010 - 5:23 pm

More Here We Go Magic stories


Luke Temple – “Wounded Brightness”

We haven't heard much from Here We Go Magic since 2015's Be Small, but frontman Luke Temple has maintained a steady flow of music into…
Connor Duffey | June 18, 2019 - 9:38 am

Here We Go Magic – “D”

We're now on day 53 of Donald Trump's presidency, which means we've made it all the way to song 53 from the anti-Trump single series…
Pranav Trewn | March 13, 2017 - 12:46 pm

Stream Here We Go Magic Be Small

We've already heard "Falling", "Tokyo London US Korea", and "Ordinary Feeling". And now idiosyncratic Brooklyn pop-rockers Here We Go Magic are streaming Be Small, their…
Cady Siregar | October 12, 2015 - 4:06 pm

Here We Go Magic – “Tokyo London US Korea” Video

Here We Go Magic are putting out a new album, Be Small, in a couple of weeks, their first since 2012's Nigel Godrich-assisted A Different
Peter Helman | October 1, 2015 - 10:50 am

Here We Go Magic – “Ordinary Feeling”

Last month, Here We Go Magic announced their new album, Be Small, with a bright, effervescent video for "Falling." Today, they've followed that up with…
James Rettig | August 24, 2015 - 10:46 am

Here We Go Magic – “Falling” Video

Brooklyn future-pop prog-rockers Here We Go Magic are releasing their first new album since 2012's Nigel Goodrich-produced A Different Ship. This one, their fourth, comes…
Caitlin White | July 23, 2015 - 11:22 am

Luke Temple – “Florida”

The Here We Go Magic frontman Luke Temple will release his solo album Good Mood Fool in about a month, and we've heard the first…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2013 - 3:08 pm

Luke Temple & Eliot Krimsky – “Suffer” (Curtis Mayfield Cover)

Next month, Here We Go Magic frontman Luke Temple drops his surprisingly funk-afflicted solo album Good Mood Fool, and we've already posted the first single…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2013 - 11:33 am

Luke Temple – “Katie”

In between making excellent music videos and picking up a hitchhiking John Waters with main band Here We Go Magic, Luke Temple has been making…
Miles Bowe | July 23, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Photos: TV On The Radio, Phosphorescent, Here We Go Magic @ BAM, Brooklyn 4/27/13

Over the weekend, the National-curated festival Crossing Brooklyn Ferry (named after the Walt Whitman poem) took place at the borough's sprawling venue BAM. Performers included…
Stereogum | April 29, 2013 - 12:13 pm

Here We Go Magic – “Hard To Be Close” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In the video for Brooklyn band Here We Go Magic's antic indie-folk song "Hard To Be Close," three guys get stuck in an elevator for…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2012 - 10:09 am

Here We Go Magic Just Picked Up A Hitchhiking John Waters

This really happened, earlier today, "in the middle of Ohio," according to @HereWeGoMagic: Iconic eccentric filmmaker John Waters hopped in the Here We Go Magic…
Amrit Singh | May 16, 2012 - 4:21 pm

Here We Go Magic – “How Do I Know” Video

In the video for Here We Go Magic's new song "How Do I Know," a man must sort out his feelings for a dancing robot…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2012 - 12:38 pm

Here We Go Magic – “How Do I Know”

Here We Go Magic is about to hit with their new, Nigel Godrich-produced LP A Different Ship, from which we've already heard "Make Up Your
Corban Goble | April 10, 2012 - 12:45 pm