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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

For all the fresh beefing we were made to endure this week, it's nice to have the 5 Best Songs to help us remember why…
Stereogum | February 27, 2015 - 5:41 pm

More Mac McCaughan stories

Mary Lattimore & Mac McCaughan – “I”

In a few weeks, Mary Lattimore and Mac McCaughan are releasing a collaborative album, New Rain Duets. It's the latest in a series of strong…
James Rettig | March 7, 2019 - 1:33 pm

Merge Announces Initial Lineup For MRG30 Festival, A Merge Group Plays “Heroes” Out Friday

Merge Records turns 30 this year, and the North Carolina-based label is throwing a celebratory festival in July dubbed MRG30. It'll take place from 7/24-27…
James Rettig | February 6, 2019 - 1:47 pm

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Mary Lattimore & Mac McCaughan – “III”

Mary Lattimore is on a tear -- as much as a harpist spinning exploratory celestial soundscapes can be "on a tear." Last year alone the…
Chris DeVille | February 4, 2019 - 11:15 am

Superchunk – “Our Work Is Done” (Feat. Damian Abraham) & “Total Eclipse” (Klaus Nomi Cover)

Superchunk already blessed us with a whole fiery and purposeful album this year, What A Time To Be Alive. But they're a generous lot, so…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2018 - 10:04 am

Stream Mac McCaughan’s Score To Amber Tamblyn’s Directorial Debut Paint It Black

Superchunk's Mac McCaughan did the score for the movie Paint It Black, Amber Tamblyn's directorial debut that stars Alia Shawkat and Janet McTeer. It comes…
James Rettig | May 12, 2017 - 3:31 pm

Mac McCaughan – “Happy New Year (Prince Can’t Die Again)”

Superchunk's Mac McCaughan has shared a sorta funny but mostly overwhelmingly bleak new song called "Happy New Year (Prince Can't Die Again)" that reflects on…
James Rettig | December 26, 2016 - 2:41 pm

Mac McCaughan – “When The Evening Comes” (The Undead Cover)

Superchunk's Mac McCaughan released a cover of the Undead's "When The Evening Comes" just in time for Halloween. The song was originally included on the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 30, 2015 - 10:47 am

Watch Britt Daniel, Will Butler, Mac McCaughan, & More Talk Songwriting In SXSW Panel

At SXSW back in March, Spoon's Britt Daniel, Arcade Fire's Will Butler, Superchunk's Mac McCaughan, Nada Surf's Matthew Caws, and Marshall Crenshaw all participated in…
James Rettig | September 1, 2015 - 4:38 pm

Portastatic – “An Elegant Chaos” (Julian Cope Cover)

Mac McCaughan is the kind of man whose reputation is so laden with history it precedes him like a trumpet blast -- Superchunk/Portastatic founding member,…
Caitlin White | June 1, 2015 - 11:37 am

Stream Mac McCaughan Non-Believers

It wouldn't be quite right to say that Superchunk frontman and Merge Records co-founder Mac McCaughan has never released a solo album. After all, his…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2015 - 11:42 am

Mac McCaughan – “Wet Leaves” Video

In a couple of weeks, longtime Superchunk frontman Mac McCaughan will release Non-Believers, the first solo album he's ever recorded under his own name. We've…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2015 - 2:11 pm

Mac McCaughan – “Box Batteries”

Superchunk frontman Mac McCaughan is about to release Non-Believers, his first official solo album, and we've already posted first single "Lost Again." "Box Batteries," another…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2015 - 11:12 am

Mac McCaughan – “Lost Again” (Stereogum Premiere)

Mac McCaughan has been making heartfelt and catchy-as-hell music -- both with his long-running band Superchunk and his more-or-less-solo side project Portastatic -- for decades.
Tom Breihan | February 24, 2015 - 9:48 am

Superchunk’s Mac McCaughan Announces Debut Solo Album Non-Believers

Mac McCaughan has been making great records with his band Superchunk for decades, and he's been recording with his solo side project Portastatic for nearly…
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2015 - 11:54 am
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