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The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: What’s Next For Zayn Malik, One Direction, And The World?

Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction was announced the only way it could be in 2015, via an official statement on the group's Facebook page.
Chris DeVille | March 26, 2015 - 10:39 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Modest Mouse Strangers To Ourselves

It feels like Modest Mouse have been away forever, so it's easy to forget that their decline into mediocrity is only one or two albums…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2015 - 9:05 am

The Anniversary

Good News For People Who Love Bad News Turns 10

"Float On" was such a mindfuck at the time. At this point, Modest Mouse is unquestioningly accepted as part of an easily digestible indie industrial
Chris DeVille | April 4, 2014 - 1:54 pm

More Modest Mouse stories

SZA Plans Album With Tame Impala & Mark Ronson, Loves Modest Mouse

Mark Ronson and Tame Impala's Kevin Parker debuted a new collaboration with SZA during a joint DJ set at Governors Ball this summer, and it…
Peter Helman | October 21, 2017 - 6:20 pm

Watch Modest Mouse Play “Whenever You Breathe Out, I Breathe In” For The First Time In 15 Years

Decades into their career, Modest Mouse have classics that they haven't even played in years, and you don't know when they're going to bust one…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2017 - 9:14 am

Is Robin Pecknold Trying To Set His Mom Up With Isaac Brock?

Here's something weird! On his Instagram Story over the weekend, Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold shared a message that he'd sent to another iconic Pacific…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2017 - 9:46 am

The Smiths Reunion Was “A Very Real Prospect” In 2008 Says Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr's autobiography Set The Boy Free is coming out in a couple of weeks, and the former Smiths guitarist just shared an excerpt from…
Peter Helman | October 29, 2016 - 2:17 pm

Modest Mouse Frontman Crashes Into Stopped Traffic After Falling Asleep At The Wheel

Isaac Brock and the city of Portland do not get along. Last year, the Modest Mouse frontman trashed his adopted home, describing it as "kind
Peter Helman | August 3, 2016 - 10:27 pm

Stream Cameron Boucher Some Covers

Sorority Noise's Cameron Boucher has released a collection of cover songs called Some Covers. Most of these are home-recorded affairs and bare-bones voice memos, but…
James Rettig | March 8, 2016 - 11:22 am

Brand New And Modest Mouse Announce Co-Headlining North American Tour

Brand New and Modest Mouse have announced a co-headlining North American tour. It's the first time the two bands, whose legacies are closely intertwined, will…
James Rettig | January 26, 2016 - 12:24 pm

Rainn Wilson Reveals Modest Mouse’s “Float On” Was Almost The Office’s Theme Song

Rainn Wilson, best known as Dwight from The Office, just published his new memoir The Bassoon King: My Life In Art, Faith, And Idiocy this…
Peter Helman | November 11, 2015 - 8:38 pm

Photos: Voodoo 2015

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience went down this Halloween weekend in New Orleans' City Park. Stereogum was there, taking in headlining sets by Florence
Stereogum | November 1, 2015 - 9:29 pm

Watch Modest Mouse’s Isaac Brock Receive Terrible Advice From Vanessa Bayer

Vanessa Bayer's Sound Advice series centers around her incompetent and kind of pathetic media coach alter ago having awkward chats with and occasionally giving really…
Peter Helman | August 4, 2015 - 8:19 am

Watch Modest Mouse Play “Pups To Dust” On Seth Meyers

Earlier in 2015, Modest Mouse came back with Strangers To Ourselves, their first new album in quite a few years. They've been out on the…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2015 - 9:43 am

Modest Mouse’s Isaac Brock Explains Why Portland Sucks

Ever since the dawning of Portlandia, it's become the cool thing to shit on Portland. (Full disclosure: I grew up 40 minutes outside the city).
Caitlin White | July 9, 2015 - 12:27 pm

Modest Mouse – “The Ground Walks, With Time In A Box” Video

Earlier this year, Modest Mouse returned from a years-long absence with the new album Strangers To Ourselves, and as we learn from their new video…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2015 - 11:27 am

Watch Modest Mouse Perform “The Ground Walks, With Time In A Box” & “Wicked Campaign” On Kimmel

Modest Mouse have been making TV appearances to promote their new album, Strangers To Ourselves, which was released in March. The band played on The
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 30, 2015 - 9:21 am
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