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New Indie Rock Christmas Songs For 2010

Every blog does a Christmas mix, so here's ours, with a small twist: All of these tracks are new for this year Xmas songs, not…
jessica | December 23, 2010 - 11:09 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: I Was A King

The Norwegian band I Was A King is the brainchild of Frode Strømstads. The new self-titled album, which follows 2007's Losing Something Good for Something
Brandon Stosuy | January 27, 2009 - 11:11 am

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Stream The Debut Single From Jangle-Pop Supergroup The No Ones

The No Ones is a new supergroup formed by chance after I Was A King’s Frode Strømstad and Arne Kjelsrud Mathisen asked Scott McCaughey and…
Pranav Trewn | April 25, 2017 - 3:18 pm

I Was A King – “Nightwalking” (Stereogum Premiere)

We mentioned that BTW I Was A King recorded their latest LP, Old Friends at Daniel Smith's Familyre recording studio in New Jersey. So it's…
jessica | October 12, 2010 - 2:54 pm

I Was A King – “Daybreak”

Norwegian BTW I Was A King earn comparisons to Olivia Tremor Control, Teenage Fanclub (they have a song called "Norman Bleik" after all), Dinosaur Jr.,…
Amrit Singh | June 15, 2010 - 1:09 pm

CMJ ’09: Wednesday In Photos

As far as full-on noon-to-2AM marathon set hunting goes, Wednesday's spread won't be topped this year. In addition to bringing us memorable sets from two…
Amrit Singh | October 23, 2009 - 11:30 am