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Chris DeVille | October 9, 2014 - 1:23 pm

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Stream Meatbodies ALICE

Meatbodies earned Band To Watch status for the direct yet expansive approach to garage rock on their self-titled 2014 debut. It was an album of…
Chris DeVille | February 9, 2017 - 4:46 pm

Meatbodies – “Haunted History”

Meatbodies released last month "Creature Feature," the lead single off their upcoming concept LP ALICE, and today we get our second taste of the new…
Pranav Trewn | January 23, 2017 - 2:06 pm


Meatbodies – “Creature Feature”

Cali garage-psych upstarts and Band To Watch alums Meatbodies will return next year with the follow-up to 2014's self-titled LP. ALICE is billed as "an…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2016 - 11:37 am

In The Red Records Announces 25th Anniversary Event

Larry Hardy's In The Red Records has long been one of the world's leading underground rock labels, a steady fount of feral punk and garage…
Chris DeVille | April 29, 2016 - 11:05 am

Meatbodies – “Hibernation”

Band To Watch Meatbodies are putting out a new 7" at the end of the month. We've already heard the groovy, Sleater-Kinney-indebted A-side "Valley Girl,"
James Rettig | March 8, 2016 - 12:31 pm

Meatbodies – “Valley Girl”

LA garage rockers and Band To Watch alums Meatbodies killed their self-titled debut a couple years ago. They've been relatively quiet since then, playing several…
Collin Robinson | February 23, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Photos: Pickathon 2015

Pickathon took place this past weekend at Pendarvis Farm in Oregon's Happy Valley. Ty Segall performed with Wand as a backing band, alongside Ex Hey,…
Stereogum | August 3, 2015 - 2:48 pm

Super Furry Animals, Stephen Malkmus, Screaming Females Turn Up 4Knots 2015

The Village Voice's annual midsummer 4Knots festival faced two logistical changes this year: a location switch-up and a transition from free to the modest general-admission…
Caitlin White | July 13, 2015 - 11:47 am

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class Of 2015! We are honored that you could join us at Stereogum x Exploding In Sound's Austin Invasion this year,…
Stereogum | March 24, 2015 - 1:25 pm

Photos From Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015

Yesterday, we threw a 14-hour unofficial SXSW showcase at Austin's Hole In The Wall alongside the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Boston label Exploding In Sound Records. Thirty-one bands played…
Stereogum | March 21, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Meatbodies – “Rotten” Video

Recent Band To Watch and likable L.A. garage rockers Meatbodies have put out a video for "Rotten," a song off their recently released self-titled debut.
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 5:16 pm

Meatbodies – “Tremmors”

L.A. rocker Chad Ubovich has done time on guitar and bass in Mikal Cronin's band and on bass with the Ty Segall-affiliated garage rock project…
Chris DeVille | July 28, 2014 - 4:53 pm