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21 Savage Somehow Made A Good Album

"I love all people." That's something that 21 Savage wrote on Twitter on Christmas Day. This was telling. 21 Savage came to fame by cannily…
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2019 - 2:22 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The New York weather has been temperamental at best lately. We were pulling wool coats that we'd happily packed away out of closets and boxes…
Stereogum | June 12, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Thom Yorke rolled through to dominate the general conversation today, and his twitchy, hypnotic "A Brain In A Bottle" video really belongs on this list.
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2014 - 4:49 pm

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jj – “Paranoid”

Swedish narco-poppers jj have been releasing a steady stream of one-off tracks for the past few months; the last one was "I Wish," which came…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2015 - 9:28 am

jj – “I Wish”

I've talked a little bit before about how jj tend to thrive more on one-offs than full albums, where they have a tendency to fall…
James Rettig | November 6, 2015 - 1:08 pm

jj – “Fuck It”

jj have followed up the June release of "Truce" with the announcement of a new EP called death, which is due out next week. They've…
James Rettig | August 5, 2015 - 4:04 pm

jj – “Truce”

Last year, the permanently zooted Swedish pop duo jj changed their name to capital letters and blew their sound out into something grand and expressive…
Tom Breihan | June 9, 2015 - 8:57 am

JJ – “Dynasti” Video

By now it's clear that Swedish duo JJ, who recently released their fourth studio album, V, know how to translate their languid brand of pop…
Ethan Jacobs | September 25, 2014 - 4:03 pm

JJ – “Inner Light” Video

The Swedish duo JJ evidently never got the memo about how it's offensive to appropriate Native American culture -- or maybe they got it and…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2014 - 9:45 am

Stream JJ V

The Swedish duo jj used to be an interesting group, one who played around with big pop and rap signifiers but filtered them through a…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2014 - 1:50 pm

JJ – “Dean & Me”

JJ have shared a new song from their upcoming album V following lead single "All White Everything." "Dean & Me" is another ethereal track from…
James Rettig | July 30, 2014 - 10:01 am

JJ – “All White Everything” Video

The Swedish narco-pop experimenters JJ are coming back later this summer with their new album V, and first single "All White Everything" might be the…
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2014 - 11:20 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This past week brought Memorial Day, and with it, the unofficial start of summer. It also meant a four-day work week, but even with the…
Stereogum | May 30, 2014 - 3:47 pm

JJ – “All White Everything”

JJ are really fucking going for it right now. The Swedish conceptual drug-pop duo announced their new album V earlier this month, sharing a striking…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2014 - 9:17 am

Watch A Trailer For JJ’s New Album V

The forever-faded Swedish conceptual-pop duo JJ have just announced that they'll have a new album called V coming out later this summer. Judging by its…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2014 - 9:48 am
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