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10 Unique Acts To See At Primavera 2018

The lineup of Barcelona's Primavera Sound Festival is always stacked. It's one of the best-booked festivals in the world, always boasting an impressive and diverse…
Ryan Leas | May 25, 2018 - 12:57 pm

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

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

We made it! Well, we mostly made it. The world could well end in the next 25 days. But we've made it through 11 months…
Stereogum | December 5, 2017 - 11:00 am

More Jay Som stories

Justus Proffit & Jay Som – “Invisible Friends”

Last month, Jay Som and LA singer-songwriter Justus Proffit announced that they had teamed up for a collaborative EP called Nothing's Changed. It's the latest…
James Rettig | September 25, 2018 - 12:02 pm

Justus Proffit & Jay Som – “Nothing’s Changed”

Last year, Artist To Watch Melina Duterte released her debut album as Jay Som, Everybody Works. We named it one of the best albums of
Julia Gray | August 15, 2018 - 11:02 am

Jay Som – “Hot Bread”

Jay Som just released two outtakes off her debut album, Everybody Works, and today she's sharing something that seems to be a little more recent.
James Rettig | February 2, 2018 - 10:38 am

Jay Som – “O.K., Meet Me Underwater”

Jay Som released her breakout album last year to critical acclaim. Everybody Works was a testament to her soft-spoken grit and captivating authenticity, a refreshing…
Julia Gray | January 26, 2018 - 11:13 am

Jay Som – “Pirouette”

Last year, Jay Som put out one of the best albums of the year -- her proper debut, Everybody Works -- and she's starting off…
James Rettig | January 11, 2018 - 11:15 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

We made it! Well, we mostly made it. The world could well end in the next 25 days. But we've made it through 11 months…
Stereogum | December 5, 2017 - 11:00 am

List

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2017

For a music fan, few experiences rival listening to a new artist and recognizing their potential for greatness -- or, in some special cases, witnessing…
Stereogum | October 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We are getting deep into the Halloween season, and yet the Halloween music-video season has not yet really begun. Typically, the two weeks before Halloween…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2017 - 12:32 pm

Jay Som – “The Bus Song” Video (Dir. Japanese Breakfast)

Oakland-based songwriter Melina Duterte, better known as Jay Som, has had a heck of a year. We named her an Artist To Watch and hailed
Sophie Israelsohn | October 10, 2017 - 10:01 am

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Jay Som’s Stereogum Session

Jay Som released one the best albums of the year so far, Everybody Works, and they're currently on tour. Melina Duterte and crew stopped by…
James Rettig | September 20, 2017 - 1:16 pm

Melina Mae (Jay Som) – “Time Off Work”

Melina Duterte, better known as Artist To Watch Jay Som, is about to embark on a summer tour in support of her fantastic debut album…
Peter Helman | July 17, 2017 - 11:30 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am
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