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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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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

Stereogum Presents Feist’s Tour Polaroids

Though Feist's worldwide tour of Metals won't wrap up until next March, Leslie, tourmates Mountain Man and the gang took some time out to document…
Corban Goble | November 23, 2011 - 12:53 pm

Watch Feist On Kimmel

On last night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Feist took over the show's big outdoor stage to perform the Metals single "How Come You Never
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2011 - 10:36 am

Hear Feist’s “Pine Moon” & Watch Her On Letterman, Yahoo!

Feist is staying ridiculously busy promoting Metals, performing up a storm and hitting the TV circuit. Last night she did Letterman with Mountain Man in…
Corban Goble | October 5, 2011 - 9:51 am

Watch Feist Sing New Songs Onstage

Feist has a new album called Metals coming out, and we've already heard one song from it, "How Come You Never Go There." Last night,…
Tom Breihan | September 6, 2011 - 4:49 pm

BOBBY – “Ginger (Water Birth)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Montague, MASS indie-rock crew BOBBY features Mountain Man's Molly Sarle and plenty of sleepy, sunny hooks. Take a listen to "Ginger (Water Birth)" from their…
Brandon Stosuy | June 6, 2011 - 11:10 am