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La Dispute’s Long, Hard Road To Panorama

La Dispute were in a rut. After playing together (give or take a few members) for close to 15 years, the post-hardcore experimentalists were too…
Harley Brown | April 12, 2019 - 1:58 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I took the last two Fridays off work, so this column actually covers the last three weeks of music videos. You'd think that we'd be…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2015 - 11:51 am

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It's been five years since La Dispute, the clangy Michigan post-hardcore expressionists, released Rooms Of The House, their last album, so the existence of a…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2019 - 10:43 am

La Dispute – “FOOTSTEPS AT THE POND” Video

After signing to Epitaph back in September, Michigan's La Dispute returned last month with the double single "ROSE QUARTZ"/"FULTON STREET I" to promote the forthcoming…
Gil Green | January 9, 2019 - 10:55 am


It's been four years since La Dispute have released an album, 2014's Rooms Of The House, though the Michigan post-hardcore band haven't exactly been quiet…
James Rettig | December 4, 2018 - 10:42 am

Watch A Trailer For La Dispute Documentary Tiny Dots

Post-hardcore outfit La Dispute are the kind of band that inspires a fervent devotion, which makes them prime candidates to have a documentary all about…
James Rettig | October 19, 2015 - 11:37 am

Watch La Dispute Cover Toadies’ “Possum Kingdom”

Do you wanna die? La Dispute's cover of Toadies' alt-rock classic "Possum Kingdom" might make you feel that way. The A.V. Club's A.V. Undercover series…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2015 - 10:51 am

Stream Whatever Nevermind: A Tribute To Nirvana’s Nevermind

Robotic Empire has put together a second Nirvana tribute album for Record Store Day. The first one was released for last year's RSD, and had…
James Rettig | April 18, 2015 - 10:46 am

La Dispute – “Woman (Reading)” Video

The clanging, expressive Michigan post-hardcore band La Dispute released a very good album called Rooms Of A House earlier this year, and they're heading out…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 10:51 am

Watch La Dispute Cover Nirvana’s “Polly” In Seattle

Pioneering is a new A.V. Club video series in which newer artists cover legends in those legends' hometown; they've already recruited Sharon Van Etten to
Tom Breihan | May 27, 2014 - 10:56 am

Stream La Dispute Rooms Of The House

The Michigan punks La Dispute make grand, intense, emotionally wracked post-hardcore without the slightest twinge of self-consciousness, and on their new album Rooms Of The
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2014 - 11:41 am

La Dispute – “For Mayor In Splitsville” Video

The Grand Rapids, Michigan post-hardcore ragers La Dispute are about to self-release their new album Rooms Of A House, and we've already posted the feral…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2014 - 3:03 pm

La Dispute – “Stay Happy There”

Like Ceremony and Touche Amore before them, the Grand Rapids, Michigan band La Dispute are a band of self-serious post-hardcore expressionists who built a ground-up…
Tom Breihan | January 14, 2014 - 5:27 pm

Fun Fun Fun Fest: 10 Must-See Sets Plus Nite Highlights

Starting sometime today, and growing tomorrow, some 20,000 people will converge on Austin, TX for Fun Fun Fun Fest. If you're not one of them,…
Stereogum | November 1, 2012 - 1:40 pm