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2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The Stereogum staff is headed to Basilica SoundScape in Hudson, NY for the weekend. We look forward to dressing up in black robes and communing…
Stereogum | September 14, 2018 - 4:37 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Nicki Minaj's "Ganja Burn" didn't make this week's list, but I remain delighted that music videos are a medium where "The Scorpion King, but sexy"
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2018 - 1:09 pm

More Kurt Vile stories

Kurt Vile – “No Expectations” (The Rolling Stones Cover)

Kurt Vile is still riding the wave of his folksy 2018 solo album, Bottle It In. Like any proper album cycle, there’s an odds-and-ends portion!
Connor Duffey | April 17, 2019 - 10:41 am

Watch Kurt Vile Play “Yeah Bones” On Seth Meyers

Kurt Vile and Seth Meyers seem like they have a lot in common. They're both funny guys. They both seem like they'd be decent hangs.
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2019 - 8:59 am

Kurt Vile – “Timing Is Everything (And I’m Falling Behind)”

Kurt Vile, king of beautifully dazed Philadelphia slacker-rock, released his new album Bottle It In at the tail end of last year. And today, ahead…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2019 - 10:00 am

Barack Obama Shares His Favorite Songs Of 2018

Barack Obama was pretty transparent about his music tastes during his presidency, sharing playlists of what he was listening to throughout it, and last year…
James Rettig | December 28, 2018 - 9:58 am

Watch Kurt Vile Play “Loading Zones” On Kimmel

Of all possible late-night shows, you'd think Jimmy Kimmel Live! would be the toughest one for Kurt Vile to play. After all, the bright, distracting…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2018 - 9:26 am

Matt Berninger, Cass McCombs, Andrew Bird, & More Contribute Tracks To Free Songs For Swing Left Compilation

Songs For Swing Left is a new compilation to raise money and increase awareness of the Swing Left campaign to help flip the United States'
James Rettig | October 24, 2018 - 1:08 pm

Stream Kurt Vile’s New Album Bottle It In

Kurt Vile has had a signature sound for years, but Bottle It In -- his seventh solo album, out today -- is the first time…
Chris DeVille | October 12, 2018 - 9:39 am

Hear Kurt Vile On Marc Maron’s WTF

Have you guys watched that Netflix series GLOW, the one about a real-life women's pro wrestling production out of the Valley in the '80s? It…
Chris DeVille | October 11, 2018 - 10:13 am

Watch Kurt Vile Cover Tom Petty’s “Learning To Fly”

Kurt Vile’s new album Bottle It In is out in just two days. In promotion of the release, the folk rocker stopped by SiriusXM today…
Gil Green | October 10, 2018 - 4:39 pm

Kurt Vile – “One Trick Ponies”

The mumbling prophet of folk rock, Kurt Vile, has returned with one more single leading up to next week's release of his eighth album, Bottle
Jael Goldfine | October 4, 2018 - 10:01 am

Kurt Vile – “Bassackwards”

Kurt Vile’s proven to be one of the more prolific songwriters of this generation, with seven tremendous albums under his belt before the age of…
Sara Nuta | September 10, 2018 - 10:00 am

Kurt Vile – “Loading Zones” Video

Kurt Vile’s last full-length b’lieve i’m goin down was wholly awesome. But that was in 2015, and we haven’t heard much from him since besides…
Gil Green | August 16, 2018 - 10:00 am
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