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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Everybody Wants To Rule The World”

Welcome to Gotcha Covered, a new biweekly column in which Nate Patrin revisits some of the most notable cover versions of a classic track.
Nate Patrin | March 29, 2017 - 3:19 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Mayer Hawthorne

Name: Mayer Hawthorne Progress Report: The neo soul singer/producer checks in on a break from his US tour. Last month we…
Stereogum | June 20, 2012 - 11:48 am


22 New Indie Rock Christmas MP3s For 2011

Don't you love Christmas music? I'm Jewish so mostly it makes me feel like I'm in a mall. But don't you love malls? I've been…
Scott Lapatine | December 23, 2011 - 9:53 am

More Mayer Hawthorne stories

Arcade Fire, The Weeknd Among Voodoo 2016 Highlights

Each year since 1999, the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience has taken over New Orleans' City Park for a weekend around Halloween. Now, Halloween in…
Ryan Leas | October 31, 2016 - 1:53 pm

Cool Uncle – “Game Over” (Feat. Mayer Hawthorne)

The R&B veterans Bobby Caldwell and Jack Splash have teamed up to record smooth, sticky '80s-style soul music under the name Cool Uncle, and their…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2015 - 11:27 am

Mayer Hawthorne – “Stay” (Rihanna Cover)

Mayer Hawthorne told Esquire he has a soft-spot for pop music, which inspired him to cover Rihanna's "Stay." Said Hawthorne of the song: "The only…
Maggie Stamets | October 13, 2014 - 2:21 pm

Mayer Hawthorne – “Crime” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar) Video (Dir. Rashida Jones)

Mayer Hawthorne's Kendrick Lamar-assisted song "Crime" is over a year old, but it's finally getting an official video. The clip is directed by Parks And
James Rettig | September 29, 2014 - 12:07 pm

Watch Stereogum’s Minutes Of BottleRock With No Age, Blues Traveler, Matisyahu, & More; Hosted By Gabe Delahaye

Back in April, we wondered if Napa Valley's second BottleRock festival offered the strangest festival lineup of 2014. Headline sets from the Cure, OutKast, and…
Scott Lapatine | June 5, 2014 - 1:42 pm

Mayer Hawthorne – “Her Favorite Song” (Feat. Jessie Ware)

Mayer Hawthorne and Jessie Ware both make retro-soul music, after a fashion, but the two singers draw from very different eras: Hawthorne from the raspy…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2013 - 11:57 am

Mayer Hawthorne – “Henny & Gingerale” Video

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Stereogum | May 24, 2012 - 9:05 am

Stereogum x Mayer Hawthorne

This spring and summer we're partnering with neo soul singer/producer Mayer Hawthorne for, a new online platform showcasing items from Gap's Summer 2012 collection.
Stereogum | May 10, 2012 - 8:00 am

Mayer Hawthorne Does “The Walk” On Letterman

Last night, vintage-soul revivalist Mayer Hawthorne took his color-coordinated outfits and his choreographed dance steps to the stage at the Late Show With David Letterman.
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2011 - 9:55 am

Artist Polaroids From Lollapalooza 2011

Lollapalooza celebrated its twentieth anniversary in Chicago over the weekend with headline performances by Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, and Muse. It was the support acts,…
Scott Lapatine | August 8, 2011 - 11:45 am

We Got The Tweet

How Independent Rockers Celebrated #IndependenceDay

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders
Scott Lapatine | July 5, 2011 - 1:07 am

Mayer Hawthorne Covers “Mr. Blue Sky”

Mayer Hawthorne, aka Andrew Mayer Cohen, is releasing his six-track Impressions covers EP online this week. It includes takes on songs by Jon Brion, The…
jessica | May 10, 2011 - 10:20 am