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In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2017

We are well into listmas season which means it's time to take a break from asking our favorite songwriters about fidget spinners so we can…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2017 - 2:04 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

More Modern Baseball stories

Modern Baseball Announce First Headlining Shows Since Mental Health Hiatus

The future of Philadelphia emo heroes Modern Baseball seemed in doubt when they canceled their remaining tour dates last February, less than a month after…
Chris DeVille | August 21, 2017 - 12:18 pm

Daniel Johnston Announces Final Tour

The prolific Texan outsider-artist singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston has been an underground inspiration for decades, and he's been battling serious mental illness for longer than that.
Tom Breihan | July 26, 2017 - 10:26 am

Stream Harmony Woods Nothing Special

Harmony Woods is the nom de rock of Philadelphia's Sofia Verbilla, who will release her tunefully wracked debut album Nothing Special later this week. Modern…
Tom Breihan | May 1, 2017 - 3:07 pm

Modern Baseball Cancel Upcoming Tour Dates, Festival Appearances

Modern Baseball's Jake Ewald took to Facebook today to announce that the band has cancelled their upcoming US tour in addition to any planned festival…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 21, 2017 - 4:54 pm

Brendan Lukens Not Joining Modern Baseball On European Tour

Modern Baseball are launching a tour of Europe and the UK this Thursday in Paris, but co-frontman Brendan Lukens will not be going. Lukens posted…
Chris DeVille | January 25, 2017 - 12:44 pm

Modern Baseball – “This Song Is Gonna Buy Brendan Lukens A New Pair Of Socks”

Modern Baseball are heading out on tour in Europe next week with Thin Lips and the Superweaks, and to mark the occasion all three bands…
Pranav Trewn | January 19, 2017 - 1:49 pm

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

Modern Baseball – “Bart To The Future, Pt. 2: The Musical”

Modern Baseball are the latest band to contribute a song to the 30 Days, 30 (now 50) Songs project. Theirs is called "Bart To The…
James Rettig | November 7, 2016 - 9:45 am

Stereogum Sessions

Stereogum Sessions At Lollapalooza 2016: Modern Baseball Play “Apple Cider, I Don’t Mind”

This past weekend, Lollapalooza celebrated its 25th anniversary at Grant Park in Chicago. Stereogum was there, hosting intimate performances at the Toyota Music Den alongside…
Stereogum | August 2, 2016 - 5:09 pm

Stereogum At Lollapalooza 2016: Toyota Music Den Recap

For its 25th anniversary this year, Lollapalooza expanded by an extra day for a four-day festival with a crowded lineup and a lot of festivalgoers…
Ryan Leas | August 1, 2016 - 2:08 pm

Stereogum At Lollapalooza 2016: Toyota Music Den Artist Portraits

Lollapalooza returned to Chicago's Grant Park for the festival's 25th anniversary this past weekend. Stereogum was on site once again, hosting more intimate performances from…
Stereogum | August 1, 2016 - 12:57 pm

Watch Modern Baseball’s Bassist Throw First Pitch At Tampa Bay Rays Game

Modern Baseball played the final show of their Holy Ghost tour last night at the Orpheum in Tampa, FL. The band was invited to throw…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 4, 2016 - 11:16 am

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016 So Far

Veep, quite possibly the best show on TV right now, depicts a culture of Washington aides chained to their phones, sent scrambling to come up…
Stereogum | June 15, 2016 - 10:30 am
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