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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week, we got two videos that riffed on nostalgic nuggets of '80s pop culture, and both of them came out within about an hour…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2015 - 4:34 pm

Gummy Awards

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 50 Albums Of 2013

Starting today we're rolling out the winners of the Gummy Awards, Stereogum & Videogum's annual readers' poll. Earlier this month we asked you to vote
Scott Lapatine | December 16, 2013 - 12:38 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were many strong music videos this week, and a couple that I loved, from actual adults. But no grown-up is going to beat a…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2013 - 10:59 am

More Mikal Cronin stories

Self Esteem (Mikal Cronin Feat. Kim Gordon) – “War / Golden God (Demo Recording)”

Another day, another track from the anti-Trump charity campaign Our First 100 Days -- and a big one, too! This one comes from Self Esteem,…
Chris DeVille | March 6, 2017 - 12:09 pm

Watch Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin Cover Pink Floyd At In The Red Records’ 25th Anniversary Show

Last night, Ty Segall and Mikal Cronin celebrated LA label In The Red Records' 25th anniversary by performing their 2009 collaborative LP Reverse Shark Attack
Peter Helman | July 15, 2016 - 7:53 pm

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

Watch Mikal Cronin Cover The Mighty Mighty Bosstones

Here's something fun: Grizzled Boston ska-core dandies the Mighty Mighty Bosstones were once a really important band to me. I saw those fuckers live probably…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2015 - 10:15 am

Hear Marc Maron Interview Mikal Cronin & Titus Andronicus’ Patrick Stickles On WTF

At this point, Marc Maron is probably better at interviewing people than he's ever been at stand-up comedy. And he's always been open about his…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2015 - 10:48 am

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

Watch A Cast Of Comedians Remake Paul Simon’s “You Can Call Me Al” Video For Mikal Cronin’s “Say”

A few weeks ago, Mikal Cronin shared his video for his psych-pop jam "Turn Around," but it wasn't really his video. Instead, it was Kristen…
Tom Breihan | May 27, 2015 - 10:59 am

Watch Kristen Schaal Remake Natalie Imbruglia’s “Torn” Video For Mikal Cronin’s “Turn Around”

Apparently, this is the day we're all remaking beloved '90s soft-rock videos. After Jimmy Fallon and Jack Black's shot-for-shot remake of Extreme's "More Than Words,"
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2015 - 11:44 am

Watch Mikal Cronin Debut “Turn Around” On Conan

Mikal Cronin's new album MCIII is out today, and he went on Conan last night to debut "Turn Around" live for the first time. It's…
James Rettig | May 5, 2015 - 8:37 am

Stream Mikal Cronin MCIII

Mikal Cronin will release his third full-length album MCIII a week from today, and we've already heard the first two singles, "Made My Mind Up"
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 28, 2015 - 3:08 pm

Mikal Cronin – “The Ballad Of El Goodo” (Big Star Cover)

For a band that never "made it" in their day, Big Star's risen to a level of inimitable fame thanks to more objectively successful acts…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 13, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Mikal Cronin – “ii) Gold”

California garage-rocker Mikal Cronin will release his third album, MCIII, later this year. We've already heard the explosive lead single "Made My Mind Up," and…
James Rettig | March 10, 2015 - 9:56 am

Mikal Cronin – “Made My Mind Up”

Mikal Cronin back! The melodious Cali garage-rocker and Ty Segall Band member will follow 2013's great MCII with the aptly titled MCIII. Cronin played everything…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2015 - 10:42 am

Watch Ty Segall Absolutely Destroy On Conan, Playing New Song “Feel”

Later this month, Ty Segall will give the world the sparkling, psychedelic, absolutely kickass new album Manipulator and we've only heard the studio version of…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2014 - 9:10 am
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