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Radiohead Week

Stereogum Presents… OKX: A Tribute To OK Computer

For this #tbt chapter of Radiohead Week, we're reissuing (ha) our original track-for-track tribute to OK Computer. Stereogum's free, downloadable compilation was released in July…
Scott Lapatine | March 12, 2015 - 12:15 pm

Best Covers

Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with "You Are A Tourist," the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

Progress Report

Progress Report: John Vanderslice

NAME: John Vanderslice PROGRESS REPORT: Releasing his 7th studio album, Romanian Names (Dead Oceans), on May 19. It takes a while to get John…
Jessica | February 26, 2009 - 2:54 pm

More John Vanderslice stories

John Vanderslice – “Spectral Dawn”

In a few weeks, John Vanderslice is releasing his first new album in six years, The Cedars. We've heard a couple of tracks from it…
James Rettig | March 20, 2019 - 12:32 pm

John Vanderslice – “Will Call”

Veteran indie rock producer and singer-songwriter John Vanderslice continues to expand his sonic palette. Not long ago, he gave us the funk-laden, prickly synth-rock single…
Connor Duffey | February 25, 2019 - 2:55 pm


John Vanderslice – “I’ll Wait For You”

"It's a miracle I'm not a drug addict/ But you know me, I'm still hard at it." So sings O.G. indie-rock producer and singer-songwriter John…
Chris DeVille | January 22, 2019 - 9:51 am

Stream SAD! (A Barsuk Compilation For The ACLU)

It may be a terrible time for our country, but it's a great time for charity compilation albums. In the wake up Trump's inauguration, we've…
Peter Helman | January 22, 2017 - 6:12 pm

Stream Samantha Crain Under Branch & Thorn & Tree

Samantha Crain leans into her pain. She's only just approaching 30, but if you listen closely to this woman's songwriting, it sounds like she's been…
Caitlin White | July 14, 2015 - 12:17 pm

Teen Daze – “Morning World” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

At the top of the year Jamison aka Teen Daze released his A World Away EP, another entry in a long string of unassuming, ambient…
Caitlin White | July 14, 2015 - 9:49 am

Samantha Crain – “Outside The Pale” (Stereogum Premiere)

It's a crime that Oklahoma earthen-folky Samantha Crain remains on indie and underground labels even after she released the fiery, whip-smart Kid Face in 2013.
Caitlin White | May 5, 2015 - 10:13 am

John Vanderslice – “Long Dark Blues” (Songs: Ohia Cover)

Lots of musicians have taken a crack at Jason Molina's music, particularly since we lost the legendary Songs: Ohia/Magnolia Electric Co. frontman to alcohol-inflicted organ…
Chris DeVille | May 4, 2015 - 12:02 pm

John Vanderslice – “Break Those Coins”

Polyvinyl Records is launching a 7-inch singles series featuring new material from the likes of Cloud Nothings, Mikal Cronin, John Vanderslice, Hospitality, and eight others…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2013 - 3:06 pm

John Vanderslice – “Big Brother” (David Bowie Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

For reasons presumably unrelated to Davie Bowie's triumphant recent reemergence, the veteran indie singer-songwriter and studio rat John Vanderslice has covered Bowie's stone-classic 1974 album…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2013 - 10:30 am

John Vanderslice – “Walkabout” (Atlas Sound Cover)

John Vanderslice's White Wilderness is out this week. The Amazon MP3 version comes with an exclusive cover of Atlas Sound's "Walkabout." It was recorded with…
jessica | January 26, 2011 - 9:39 am

John Vanderslice – “Sea Salt”

John Vanderslice always makes producing and personnel changes in addition to his usually bigger shifts in subject matter and mood from album to album. For…
jessica | January 5, 2011 - 10:50 am

the morning benders – “Excuses” (Live With Chris From Girls, John Vanderslice & Friends)

Fresh off a hailed Brooklyn-debut-as-Brooklyn-residents, San Fran transplants the morning benders release this cameo-packed live take on Big Echo's opening track "Excuses," filmed by the…
Amrit Singh | February 11, 2010 - 9:23 am