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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's videos: A romantic apocalyptic vision, a balling-on-a-budget masterclass, a giddy cartoon crossover, an absolutely fucking disgusting surgery-room fever-dream, and a glittering metropolitan drug-trip.
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2015 - 2:18 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're officially five full weeks into 2015, so where do we stand (besides shin-deep in gray-curb slush puddles)? From the sounds of this playlist, we…
Stereogum | February 6, 2015 - 4:51 pm


Q&A: Matthew E. White On The Unexpected Success Of His Debut Album, Big Inner, And What Happens Next

In a year already frontloaded with critically beloved and big name releases, it might be easy to overlook one of the year’s most wonderful records…
T. Cole Rachel | June 18, 2013 - 3:06 pm

More Matthew E. White stories

Matthew E. White – “No Future In Our Frontman”

Like so many of us, Matthew E. White -- the Richmond, Virginia master of spaced-out orchestral pop -- finds himself in constant disbelief at the…
Tom Breihan | October 18, 2018 - 10:31 am

Karl Blau – “Slow Children”

Karl Blau, the Pacific Northwest DIY-indie veteran, helped the Richmond, Virginia hippie-soul auteur Matthew E. White record his landmark 2012 album Big Inner, and now…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2017 - 10:01 am

Watch Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White Cover “Grease” On Colbert

English singer-songwriter Flo Morrissey and Richmond-based musician Matthew E. White released a collaborative covers album, Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, last month, and last night they were…
James Rettig | February 9, 2017 - 4:51 pm

Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White – “Thinkin Bout You” (Frank Ocean Cover)

Matthew E. White and Flo Morrissey are releasing their collaborative covers album, Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, tomorrow. It features covers of songs from the Velvet Underground,…
James Rettig | January 12, 2017 - 11:30 am

Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White – “Sunday Morning” (Velvet Underground Cover)

English singer-songwriter Flo Morrissey and Richmond-based musician Matthew E. White will release a collaborative album titled Gentlewoman, Ruby Man next week. The LP comprises covers…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 6, 2017 - 12:27 pm

Flo Morrissey & Matthew E. White – “Grease” (Barry Gibb Cover)

The English singer-songwriter Flo Morrissey recently recorded a whole album of covers with Matthew E. White, the orchestral '70s-soul revivalist from Richmond, Virginia. That album…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2016 - 10:48 am

Flo Morrissey And Matthew E. White – “Look At What The Light Did Now” (Little Wings Cover)

English singer-songwriter Flo Morrissey and Richmond-based producer/musician Matthew E. White have teamed up for a new collaborative album called Gentlewoman, Ruby Man in which they…
James Rettig | November 18, 2016 - 11:06 am


Georgie – “Company Of Thieves” Video

We were first introduced to Matthew E. White's Spacebomb Studios with White's debut LP in 2012, and since then the Virginia music hub has blessed…
Margaret Farrell | October 7, 2016 - 10:16 am

Matthew E. White – “Cool Out” (Feat. Natalie Prass)

One of last year's great discoveries was Natalie Prass, the singer-songwriter whose great self-titled debut was stuffed with explosively sunny strings and woodwinds. Prass recorded…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2016 - 9:18 am

Matthew E. White – “Vision (No Skin Version)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Matthew E. White's tender, sighing orchestral-soul missive Fresh Blood is one of 2015's greatest underdogs. The record came out in March with spurts and starts…
Caitlin White | July 22, 2015 - 9:59 am

Matthew E. White – “Feeling Good Is Good Enough” Video

I consider Matthew E. White's album Fresh Blood to be something of a sacrificial lamb. White (and Trey Pollard) produced and arranged labelmate Natalie Prass'
Caitlin White | April 22, 2015 - 12:25 pm

Watch Matthew E. White Strip Things Down On Letterman

Richmond singer-songwriter Matthew E. White's greatest strength is his gift for piling horns and strings on top of each other into a big, soft, luxurious…
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2015 - 9:51 am

Stream Matthew E. White Fresh Blood

Even if he'd never gotten around to releasing any music in 2015, the Richmond, Virginia orchestral-soul studio king Matthew E. White would still be having…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2015 - 9:02 am

Watch Matthew E. White Cover Randy Newman In His Take Away Show

The French website La Blogothèque's Take Away Shows make for a great way of seeing what an artist is made of. In the video series,…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2015 - 10:34 am
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