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Father John Misty Is Letting His Brilliant Songwriting Do The Talking These Days

Have you noticed the silence? I realize the other guy releasing an album 6/1 has been drowning out everybody else anyway, but the contrast is…
Chris DeVille | April 29, 2018 - 12:20 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 Julien Baker stories

Watch Phoebe Bridgers, Julien Baker, Gordi, & More Cover Gillian Welch At Eaux Claires

Justin Vernon and Aaron Dessner’s Eaux Claires music festival kicked off on Friday. Vernon and Dessner played new material from their Big Red Machine project…
Julia Gray | July 8, 2018 - 7:55 pm

Watch Justin Vernon & Aaron Dessner’s Full Big Red Machine Set At Eaux Claires

Way back in 2009, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner teamed up on "Big Red Machine," a track off of the great…
Peter Helman | July 7, 2018 - 12:57 pm

Watch Julien Baker Cover The Mountain Goats’ “No Children”

Last night during a show in Massachusetts, Julien Baker covered a bit of the Mountain Goats' "No Children," off their 2002 album Tallahassee, as a…
James Rettig | April 17, 2018 - 10:45 am

Manchester Orchestra & Julien Baker – “Bad Things To Such Good People” (Pedro The Lion Cover)

Manchester Orchestra and Julien Baker have teamed up for a cover of Pedro The Lion's "Bad Things To Such Good People," off the David Bazan…
James Rettig | February 23, 2018 - 10:16 am

Julien Baker Breaks Down “Appointments” On The Song Exploder Podcast

Julien Baker is the latest artist to appear on the Song Exploder podcast. They got her to talk about the soaring "Appointments," the lead single…
James Rettig | January 17, 2018 - 1:38 pm

Watch Julien Baker’s Powerful Tiny Desk Concert

Not that many people get invited back to do a second installment of NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts series, but Julien Baker is one of the…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2018 - 10:55 am

Watch Julien Baker’s Heart-Swelling “Turn Out The Lights” Performance On Colbert

Do you still get it? I still get it. Whenever I listen to "Turn Out The Lights," the title track from Julien Baker's astonishing second
Tom Breihan | January 4, 2018 - 9:07 am

Happy New Year From Half Waif And A Dancing Julien Baker

Thanks to her catalog of emotionally charged indie-rock ballads and a seemingly endless series of thoughtful interviews (including a recent Stereogum cover story), Julien Baker…
Chris DeVille | January 1, 2018 - 10:44 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

Watch Julien Baker Sing “Good News” With Half Waif & Petal In NYC

On Friday, Julien Baker released her absolutely astonishing new album Turn Out The Lights. And on Friday night, she headlined her biggest-ever New York show…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2017 - 10:20 am

Watch Julien Baker Perform Three Songs On CBS This Morning

Julien Baker just released her beautiful new album Turn Out The Lights, and the singer-songwriter celebrated by bringing a few of the LP's songs to…
Peter Helman | October 28, 2017 - 11:03 am

Stream Julien Baker Turn Out The Lights

Today, the young Memphis singer-songwriter Julien Baker follows up her astonishing 2015 debut album Sprained Ankle with something even better. Baker's new album Turn Out
Tom Breihan | October 27, 2017 - 10:07 am

Cover Story

Hope Is A Good Word: Julien Baker Finds Lights In The Darkness

One sunny afternoon in Charlottesville, the singer-songwriter Julien Baker is excitedly chatting about her guitar pedals when a local homeless man walks up and asks…
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2017 - 11:28 am
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