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31 Essential Shoegaze Tracks

"Shoegaze" was not initially meant as a compliment. Like "impressionists" (used dismissively by an art critic in 1874), "Krautrock," or more recently "deplorable(s)," the phrase…
Zach Schonfeld | June 14, 2017 - 12:17 pm


Q&A: Mazzy Star Talk (A Little) About Seasons Of Your Day, Their First New Album In 17 Years

Mazzy Star is one of those rare bands whose very name has come to define a certain aesthetic. Many of us who make a living…
T. Cole Rachel | September 11, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: July 2013

I don't want to bum anybody out, but summer's almost over. With an emphasis on almost, meaning anything can still happen (aside from reclaiming that…
Amrit Singh | July 31, 2013 - 11:32 am

More Mazzy Star stories

Morrissey, Cardi B, Kali Uchis Headlining Tropicália Music & Taco Festival 2018

If you're tired of seeing the same artists on the festival circuit, Tropicália Music & Taco Fest might be for you. This year's festival will…
Julia Gray | August 7, 2018 - 8:08 pm

Stream Mazzy Star’s First Release In 4 Years, The Still EP

Still is Mazzy Star’s first release since 2014’s two-song I’m Less Here EP. It's also the group’s first work since the death of their lauded…
Gil Green | June 1, 2018 - 1:30 pm

Mazzy Star – “Quiet, The Winter Harbor”

In 2013, Mazzy Star returned with Seasons Of Your Day, their first album in 17 years. Today, they've announced their next release, an EP titled…
James Rettig | April 18, 2018 - 9:45 am

Mazzy Star Drummer Keith Mitchell Has Died

Keith Mitchell, the longtime drummer for Mazzy Star, passed away yesterday. The cause of death hasn't been revealed yet, but Mazzy Star's Hope Sandoval and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 15, 2017 - 1:42 pm

Stream GRLMIC VOL1 Benefit Covers Comp Feat. Snail Mail, Lisa Prank, T-Rextasy, & More

Just yesterday, we premiered Sad13's cover of Carole King's "It's Too Late," which appears on a new compilation called GRLMIC VOL1 whose proceeds will go…
James Rettig | April 21, 2017 - 11:17 am

Psychic Ills – “I Don’t Mind” (Feat. Hope Sandoval)

We haven't heard from Psychic Ills since 2013's One Track Mind, but that's about to change. The Brooklyn experimental psych duo will release Inner Journey
Chris DeVille | March 29, 2016 - 10:00 am

JEFF The Brotherhood – “Mary Of Silence” (Mazzy Star Cover)

Nashville's JEFF The Brotherhood will release the follow-up to this year's Wasted On The Dream next month, and we've already heard its first single "Radiating
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 27, 2015 - 1:36 pm

Watch J Mascis Cover Mazzy Star’s “Fade Into You” On Late Night

Back in 2013, Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis released a solo cover of Mazzy Star's 1993 soft-focus torch-song classic "Fade Into You"; it was a…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2015 - 9:41 am

My Morning Jacket Played 3 New Songs And Covered 4 Classics With The War On Drugs’ Frontman At One Big Holiday ’15

My Morning Jacket played their first shows in over a year at this year's One Big Holiday, their own music festival that takes place in…
James Rettig | February 2, 2015 - 11:33 am

Au Revoir Simone – “Fade Into You” (Feat Nikolai Fraiture) (Mazzy Star Cover)

Mazzy Star's "Fade Into You" remains one of the iconic songs of the '90s, and now Au Revoir Simone have taken on the task of…
Miles Bowe | June 12, 2014 - 6:16 pm

Mazzy Star – “I’m Less Here” Video

Mazzy Star was working on music consistently during the 17-year break between Among My Swan and last year's Seasons Of Your Day so they probably…
James Rettig | April 19, 2014 - 12:29 pm

Watch Mazzy Star Play Fallon

The beloved West Coast psych-goth-folkies Mazzy Star made their grand return this year with Seasons Of Your Day, their first album in 17 years. In…
Chris DeVille | November 26, 2013 - 10:50 am

Mazzy Star – “California” Video

Mazzy Star's upcoming album, Seasons of Your Day, is out September 24 is the US and September 23 in the UK. A few days ago,…
Liz Pelly | September 21, 2013 - 1:57 pm

Stream Mazzy Star Seasons Of Your Day

In an interview with our T. Cole Rachel, David Roback of O.G. gauze-goth-psych group Mazzy Star said the group has been working on new music…
Chris DeVille | September 16, 2013 - 11:56 am