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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Yesterday, we woke up with a new broody Drake short film to watch with breakfast, and by bedtime, we had a new broody Drake mixtape
Stereogum | February 13, 2015 - 5:40 pm

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Ex-Vöid – “Boyfriend”

Ex-Vöid is the new project from singer Alanna McArdle and guitarist Owen Williams, both former members of the Welsh noise-pop band Joanna Gruesome. Named after…
Peter Helman | May 3, 2018 - 4:10 pm

Alanna McArdle Leaves Joanna Gruesome

Joanna Gruesome announced in a Facebook post today that lead singer and lyricist Alanna McArdle will no longer be playing in the band. The group…
James Rettig | June 1, 2015 - 9:16 am

Stream Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter

Typically, a band follows up a breakthrough album like Weird Sister by going bigger, experimenting with bolder sounds and maybe becoming a little overindulgent in…
James Rettig | May 4, 2015 - 9:05 am

Joanna Gruesome – “Honestly Do Yr Worst”

Last month, the Welsh band Joanna Gruesome announced that they will release their sophomore album Peanut Butter this spring, 10 tracks produced by MJ of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 4, 2015 - 10:43 am

Joanna Gruesome – “Last Year” + Peanut Butter Details

Back in 2013, Joanna Gruesome showed up at CMJ here in New York and blew everyone's brain to fucking oblivion. Weird Sister was one of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 10, 2015 - 1:07 pm

Perfect Pussy – “Leash Called Love” (Sugarcubes Cover)

Before she went solo, Björk fronted the euphoric Icelandic dreampop band the Sugarcubes. And given that Björk is one of the toughest-to-imitate singers on the…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2014 - 1:06 pm

Joanna Gruesome – “Jerome (Liar)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Cheekily named Welsh indie-pop band Joanna Gruesome's first original release since last year's debut album Weird Sister -- that is, not counting their great Galaxie
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2014 - 10:09 am

Members Of Swearin’, Speedy Ortiz, Perfect Pussy, Joanna Gruesome Share What It’s Like Being The Only Girl In A Band

A couple weeks ago, Noisey posted an article by Mariel Loveland of the New Jersey band Candy Hearts titled "How To Survive Being The Only…
Michael Nelson | May 28, 2014 - 11:26 am

Joanna Gruesome – “Tugboat” (Galaxie 500 Cover)

Joanna Gruesome are pretty brave to cover "Tugboat" by Galaxie 500, one of the dearest songs by a band that has generated intensely passionate fans…
Miles Bowe | November 13, 2013 - 3:08 pm

Joanna Gruesome – “Sugarcrush” Video

You could try and make a mental list of all the ridiculous shit that appears in the video for "Sugarcrush" (directed by Ewan Jones Morris
Miles Bowe | October 7, 2013 - 3:22 pm