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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, there's a new Eminem album out! And it doesn't have any videos yet! So: Which celebrities will Eminem dress up as when he does…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2018 - 11:39 am


The 20 Most Overlooked LPs Of 2010

There were more albums released in 2010 than could fit on all the lists released in 2010. (And there were many lists.) With that in…
Stereogum | January 13, 2011 - 1:11 pm


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2010

With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes…
Stereogum | September 1, 2010 - 1:29 pm

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Hear Mountain Man Cover Kacey Musgraves, Fiona Apple, & Neil Young

The OG music blog Aquarium Drunkard has a cool longstanding series called Lagniappe Sessions in which artists perform a series of covers and they're released…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2018 - 9:55 am

Stream Mountain Man’s First Album In 8 Years Magic Ship

Years ago, the Vermont trio Mountain Man made a name for themselves by singing simple, bucolic, utopian folk songs in three-part harmony, with precious little…
Tom Breihan | September 13, 2018 - 9:04 am

Mountain Man – “Rang Tang Ring Toon” Video

Nearly a decade ago, I saw the Vermont folk trio Mountain Man play at SXSW, and it turned out that it was their first time…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2018 - 10:28 am

Hear 3 Tracks From Mountain Man’s First New Album In 8 Years, Magic Ship

It's been eight years since Mountain Man's excellent debut Made The Harbor. Today, the Vermont trio -- comprising Amelia Meath of Sylvan Esso, Alexandra Sauser-Monnig,…
Julia Gray | August 9, 2018 - 10:10 am

Sylvan Esso Announce “Visual EP” Of Songs Re-Recorded With All-Star Backing Band

When Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn first teamed up as Sylvan Esso -- she of the Appalachian vocal group Mountain Man, he of the weirdo…
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2017 - 10:18 am

Mountain Man – “Love Hurts” (Boudleaux Bryant Cover)

Lately, Mountain Man's Amelia Meath has been busy lending her luminous vocals to Sylvan Esso, but now it looks like the indie-folk harmonizers are back.
Peter Helman | March 25, 2017 - 3:30 pm

Anti-Trump Charity Project Offers 100 New Songs From Artists Like Angel Olsen, Mitski, Toro Y Moi, & Mountain Goats

Our First 100 Days is a charity project that will release one new song per day for the first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency.
James Rettig | January 13, 2017 - 11:45 am

Shirlette Ammons – “Aviator” (Feat. Amelia Meath) (Stereogum Premiere)

North Carolina-based poet, musician, and author Shirlette Ammons is set to release her sophomore album Language Barrier. The lead single "Earth Intro" featured the Grammy-winning…
Collin Robinson | January 18, 2016 - 10:48 am

Sylvan Esso – “Play It Right” Video

Sylvan Esso is the side project of Amealia Meath of Mountain Man and Nick Sanborn of Megafaun. A few years back, Mountain Man released a…
Taylor Law | April 28, 2014 - 11:21 am

Mountain Man – “Around And Around” (John Denver Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Back in 2010, the Vermont trio Mountain Man released the lovely, harmony-coated folk album Made The Harbor, which brought serious levels of bucolic charm. (When…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2013 - 11:04 am

Sylvan Esso – “Play It Right”

Sylvan Esso, a collaboration project between Mountain Man’s Amelia Meath and Megafaun’s Nick Sanborn, dropped "Play It Right" today -- the lead track from the…
Elliah Heifetz | August 7, 2013 - 3:38 pm

Sylvan Esso – “Hey Mami” (Stereogum Premiere)

Sylvan Esso is new project from Mountain Man's Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn of Megafaun. Their first single "Hey Mami" is the perfect synthesis of…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 15, 2013 - 12:17 pm

Alex Bleeker And The Freaks – “Leave On The Light”

When his day job has some downtime, Real Estate bassist Alex Bleeker has taken to gathering fellow-minded musicians to fill out the group of misfits…
Miles Bowe | March 26, 2013 - 2:29 pm

Feist – “Cicadas And Gulls” Video

Feist's video for the Metals track "Cicadas And Gulls" isn't exactly a music video; it's more of a conceptual live performance. In the clip, Feist,…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2012 - 2:14 pm