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2018 In Review

Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2018

This fall, an artist found her voice. In A Star Is Born, Ally Campana goes from unknown to sensation in under a year. The movie…
Stereogum | October 29, 2018 - 10:02 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're practically halfway through the summer, which means that there will be plenty of contenders for our Song Of Summer poll. We will be posting…
Stereogum | July 13, 2018 - 5:49 pm

More Lala Lala stories

WHY? & Lala Lala – “Siren 042″ Video

Out of all the interviews I've done with up-and-coming artists over the years, the name that's most consistently come up as a musical inspiration is…
James Rettig | January 10, 2019 - 12:18 pm

Lala Lala – “Copycat” Video

We recently included Lala Lala on our list of the Best New Bands Of 2018 based on the strength of their sophomore album, The Lamb,…
James Rettig | November 9, 2018 - 11:30 am

Dehd – “Dying For”

Dehd are a Chicago trio comprising Emily Kempf (formerly of Lala Lala), Jason Balla (also of Ne-Hi and Earring), and Eric McGrady. They play a…
Chris DeVille | November 1, 2018 - 3:24 pm

Stream Lala Lala’s New Album The Lamb

The Lamb is a deeply personal album, about addiction and death and paranoia, but Lillie West treats those unspeakables like an open secret, finding universality…
James Rettig | September 28, 2018 - 11:26 am

Lala Lala – “Dove”

In a couple weeks, Lillie West is releasing her sophomore album as Lala Lala, The Lamb. We've heard two songs from the Band To Watch's…
James Rettig | September 10, 2018 - 11:59 am

Lala Lala – “Water Over Sex” Video

Next month, the recently-dubbed Band To Watch Lala Lala are releasing their sophomore album, The Lamb. We've already heard one track from it already --…
James Rettig | August 21, 2018 - 12:37 pm

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Lala Lala

Last year, someone broke into Lillie West's apartment while she was sleeping. She didn't wake up. At the time, West was living in a one-bedroom…
James Rettig | July 11, 2018 - 11:02 am