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Utrecht’s Le Guess Who? Isn’t Like Any Festival You’ll See In The USA

These days, whenever all the big-name American festivals start to announce their lineups for the year, there's inevitably a certain, noticeable same-ness. It's a consequence…
Ryan Leas | November 14, 2017 - 4:34 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Halloween cometh and to celebrate, we at Scaryogum have been sharing some spooktastic articles with you, our loyal ghouls. Kelly Conaboy ranked budget musician Halloween
Stereogum | October 27, 2017 - 4:48 pm

Interview

A Freewheeling Conversation With Experimental Oddball John Maus

One of John Maus' favorite pop songs is "Dynamite" by Taio Cruz. I know this because he sang the chorus for me a few weeks…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 24, 2017 - 12:51 pm

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John Maus, Shopping Pull Out Of Berlin Festival Criticized By BDS

John Maus, Shopping, and several more artists have cancelled their scheduled performances at Berlin music festival Pop-Kultur due to its controversial association with the Israeli…
Peter Helman | June 6, 2018 - 3:48 pm

John Maus – “Running Man”

Last year, the experimental pop-music weirdo John Maus released his album Screen Memories, a sort of nebulous concept album about the apocalypse. Later this week,…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2018 - 10:19 am

John Maus – “Episode”

Last year, the experimental pop musician John Maus released an album called Screen Memories. The LP features singles "The Combine," "Teenage Witch," and "Touchdown." When…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 3, 2018 - 11:50 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Halloween cometh and to celebrate, we at Scaryogum have been sharing some spooktastic articles with you, our loyal ghouls. Kelly Conaboy ranked budget musician Halloween
Stereogum | October 27, 2017 - 4:48 pm

Stream John Maus Screen Memories

Underground experimentalist John Maus is back with his first new album in six years since We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves. We've heard…
James Rettig | October 27, 2017 - 10:45 am

John Maus – “Touchdown” Video

Football has become a weird political issue in these last few months, but John Maus' video for his new song "Touchdown" is more about the…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2017 - 10:43 am

John Maus Addresses Involvement With Alt-Right Adult Swim Series

Last year, an Adult Swim show called Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace was cancelled after one season when creator Sam Hyde was criticized for…
James Rettig | October 12, 2017 - 4:35 pm

John Maus – “Teenage Witch” Video

Later this month, John Maus is releasing his first new album in six years, Screen Memories. We've already heard "The Combine" from it, and today…
James Rettig | October 12, 2017 - 10:04 am

John Maus – “The Combine” Video

It's been six years since the intense, serious retro-futurist John Maus released his bleak, heavy album We Must Become Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves. And after…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2017 - 10:41 am

John Maus Teases New Music

Underground experimental musician John Maus hasn't released a new album since 2011's We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves, but it looks like he's…
James Rettig | August 9, 2017 - 9:52 am

Chastity Belt, Ovlov, Molly Nilsson Explain How Their Music Ended Up In White Supremacist’s Adult Swim Show

Adult Swim's Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace was recently cancelled after one season following vocal criticism that its creator, Sam Hyde, was espousing ideals…
James Rettig | December 8, 2016 - 5:55 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

John Maus – “No Title (Molly)”

A while ago, we reported that Domino and Ribbon would put out the multi-media Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine on Record Store Day, a release that…
Corban Goble | March 30, 2012 - 11:24 am
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