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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Well gang, we're halfway through December, 10 days out from Christmas, heading into the third-to-last weekend of the year. You sick of lists yet? Haha,…
Stereogum | December 15, 2017 - 5:52 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Lemuria Recreational Hate

The Buffalo band Lemuria didn't release their debut album until 2008, but they started in 2004. And they've always sounded something like 2004, or at…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2017 - 10:42 am

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: April 2013

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix -- MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. -- in March we finally came upon a…
Amrit Singh | April 30, 2013 - 12:30 pm

More Lemuria stories

Lemuria – “Christine Perfect” Video

The most memorable lyric on Lemuria's recent surprise LP Recreational Hate -- which nabbed Album Of The Week honors from us late last year --…
Chris DeVille | February 2, 2018 - 3:19 pm

Lemuria – “More Tunnel”

Recreational Hate, the out-of-nowhere new album from the veteran Buffalo DIY trio Lemuria, is our current reigning Album Of The Week. Two of its songs,…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2017 - 10:46 am

Lemuria Announce Surprise Album Recreational Hate Out Friday; Hear Lead Single “Wanted To Be Yours”

Buffalo indie rockers Lemuria have been a pillar of the DIY touring circuit for well over a decade, but they haven't released a proper full-length…
Chris DeVille | December 11, 2017 - 9:12 am


Lemuria Announce Get Better Reissue & Tour, Share Rare B-Side “Big Gold Adults”

Lemuria's debut album, Get Better, turns 10 soon -- Asian Man Records physically released it in early 2008, but it was recorded and leaked in…
James Rettig | October 31, 2016 - 11:24 am

Stream Lemuria Turnstile Comix #3 7″

Buffalo punks Lemuria are putting out a three-song EP next week for Silver Sprocket's Turnstile Comix series. The 7" will be accompanied by a comic…
James Rettig | December 8, 2014 - 6:18 pm

Lemuria – “Foggy Smoke” (Stereogum Premiere)

I grew up thinking that Lemuria were an institution, some tristate punk legends that demanded reverence. The way people spoke about them sounded as if…
James Rettig | November 3, 2014 - 10:22 am

Lemuria – “Scienceless” Video

Lemuria's new record The Distance Is So Big is out now on Bridge Nine Records. Previously we heard the first single, "Brilliant Dancer." Now the…
Liz Pelly | June 30, 2013 - 4:38 pm

Stream Lemuria The Distance Is So Big

Buffalo trio Lemuria make a sweet melodic clangor that recalls simpler, more heart-on-sleeve times. If you've got any lingering affection for, say, Rainer Maria, you'll…
Tom Breihan | June 10, 2013 - 4:18 pm

Lemuria – “Brilliant Dancer”

The Buffalo trio Lemuria combine skronky post-hardcore dynamics with sweet and open-hearted melodies. Bands who made that sort of warm and honest racket used to…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2013 - 3:37 pm