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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Thurston Moore

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Larry Fitzmaurice | September 24, 2020 - 12:35 pm

Concert Review

Sleater-Kinney Resurrect Brooklyn’s Market Hotel

If you live in NYC and didn't see Sleater-Kinney this week, you fucked up! The reunited Olympia punk trio gave you five chances at five…
Scott Lapatine | December 17, 2015 - 5:02 pm

Concert Review

Alex Bleeker Reviews The Grateful Dead’s Fare Thee Well Shows

Last weekend at Soldier Field in Chicago, the Grateful Dead played a series of farewell shows with Phish frontman Trey Anastasio standing in for the
Stereogum | July 8, 2015 - 1:35 pm

More Lee Ranaldo stories

The Cribs – “I Don’t Know Who I Am” (Feat. Lee Ranaldo)

Last month, The Cribs announced a new album, Night Network -- the follow-up to 2017's 24-7 Rock Star Shit -- and shared its lead single,…
James Rettig | September 21, 2020 - 10:11 am

Watch Christmas Reunite On Christmas For Yo La Tengo’s Hanukkah Show

Every year, Yo La Tengo play a big show on each night of Hanukkah. This year, Christmas happened to fall on the fourth night of…
Peter Helman | December 27, 2019 - 5:15 pm

Frankie Cosmos, Vagabon, & More Playing “Love Speech” Benefit Concert At Brooklyn’s Murmrr Theatre

Last month, the Brooklyn synagogue Union Temple was the target of anti-semitic graffiti. The synagogue also doubles as a music venue called Murmrr Theatre, where…
James Rettig | November 20, 2018 - 11:41 am

New Albums Streaming Today: Foo Fighters, Ariel Pink, The Cool Kids, Rostam, & More

It's a huge day for new album releases, and we've collected most of the major titles here for your streaming pleasure. The list does not…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2017 - 9:41 am


Lee Ranaldo – “New Thing” (Feat. Sharon Van Etten) Video

Lee Ranaldo, the guy who used to conjure up whirlwinds of electrifying guitar noise in Sonic Youth, has a new solo album on the way.
Peter Helman | July 18, 2017 - 7:59 am

Lee Ranaldo – “Circular (Right As Rain)” Video

Lee Ranaldo, who used to play guitar and occasionally sing in Sonic Youth, has just announced that he's got a new solo album coming out.
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2017 - 11:39 am

Watch Lee Ranaldo Perform New Song “Electric Trim” In A Take Away Show

Lee Ranaldo is the latest musician to be filmed for one of La Blogothèque's famous Take Away Shows. On 3/5 in New York, the legendary…
Chris DeVille | November 8, 2016 - 10:24 am


MV & EE – “Feel Alright” Video (Dir. Naomi Yang)

MV & EE, the Vermont-based musical project of Matt "MV" Valentine and Erika "EE" Elder, is back next month with a new album on Woodsist.
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2016 - 9:25 am

Watch Anohni, Lee Ranaldo, Ira Kaplan, Mark Kozelek, & More Perform At Lou Reed Tribute

The Bells: A Daylong Celebration Of Lou Reed, a tribute event curated by Reed's wife Laurie Anderson and producer Hal Willner, kicked off at NYC's…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2016 - 8:29 pm


Kino Kimino – “Passion” Video

Back at the end of March, Kim Talon released "Passion," the first single from her debut full-length as Kino Kimino. Bait Is For Sissies is…
Pranav Trewn | July 11, 2016 - 9:57 am

KINO KIMINO – “Rosy Rudiger” (Stereogum Premiere)

KINO KIMINO, the project of Kim Talon with Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo and Steve Shelley, have signed with Wavves frontman Nathan Williams' Ghost Ramp label…
Zac Gelfand | May 12, 2016 - 10:27 am

KINO KIMINO – “Passion”

KINO KIMINO is the project of artsy rock auteur Kim Talon with Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo and Steve Shelley, and "Passion" is the lead single…
Collin Robinson | March 31, 2016 - 5:04 pm

The National Reveal Massive Grateful Dead Tribute Tracklist Feat. The War On Drugs, Jenny Lewis, Flaming Lips, & Many More

The long-gestating Grateful Dead compilation album curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National will at last be released this May. The comp is…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 9:59 am

Jim James, Antony, Courtney Barnett Confirmed For Massive Grateful Dead Covers Comp

The National have been planning a Grateful Dead tribute album for quite some time, and when we profiled the band last year they elaborated a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2016 - 10:22 am
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