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Bebe Rexha Is One More Hit Away From Becoming A Household Name

Do you recognize the name Elwood Edwards? What about Jessica Gomes? Jesse Frederick? If you're an American pop culture consumer, you are probably intimately familiar…
Chris DeVille | February 16, 2017 - 3:47 pm

Father John Misty: “I Will Ride For Nickelback”

Father John Misty is a man of many opinions, and he is never shy about sharing them. Even when they're unpopular opinions, like "'How You…
Peter Helman | February 11, 2017 - 12:23 pm

The Nickelback-Chainsmokers Mutual Admiration Society Continues

Are the Chainsmokers the Nickelback of EDM? Both parties seem to agree that YES, they totally are. Watch that guy from Nickelback weigh in:…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 3, 2017 - 4:49 pm

Chainsmokers Acknowledge That They’re The Nickelback Of EDM

The soft-EDM duo the Chainsmokers are both widely despised and shockingly popular right now, which means you could make a pretty good case that they…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2017 - 9:36 am

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Movie Musical Soundtracks Have The Charts Feeling Like La La Land

This is one of my more controversial views, a position so conservative some might call it retrograde, but in light of this past week’s events…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2017 - 2:27 pm

Avril Lavigne Condemns Mark Zuckerberg For “Bullying” Nickelback

These days, Nickelback are such a walking punchline that even a big ol' nerd like Mark Zuckerberg can stuff them into a metaphorical locker. Which…
Peter Helman | December 22, 2016 - 7:56 pm

Mark Zuckerberg Built An AI Assistant To Play RHCP, No Nickelback

Mark Zuckerberg designed an AI assistant (read: butler) named "Jarvis" that helps him accomplish every conceivable thing he would need to accomplish while puttering around…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 21, 2016 - 11:08 am

Nickelback Shut Down Canadian Cops’ Threat To Play Their Album To Drunk Drivers

One of this week's goofiest stories involved the police in Kensington, Price Edward Island threatening to play Nickelback songs as punishment for drunk drivers. On…
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2016 - 5:01 pm

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Is Hard Rock About To Roar Back Into The Mainstream?

Hard rock is not dead; it has merely retreated to the range to plot its comeback.
Chris DeVille | May 26, 2016 - 2:10 pm

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Nickelback Won The ’90s Culture War

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Michael Tedder | May 20, 2016 - 11:37 am

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Gwen Stefani’s Breakup Album Is Bland, But What Choice Did She Have?

In the entertainment industry, breaking up is good for business. As we've seen from Blood On The Tracks to Vulnicura, divorce and other profound romantic…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2016 - 12:53 pm

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The Stalled-Out Pop Stars Who Hit It Big Behind The Scenes

The #1 song in America this week is "Sorry" by Justin Bieber. Much has been written about Skrillex and BloodPop's role in crafting the track's…
Chris DeVille | January 14, 2016 - 1:21 pm

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The Week In Pop: Making Sense Of Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz

Let us begin by appreciating -- if not in the "Yay!" sense, at least the "Wow!" sense -- that the Disney Channel cash cow behind…
Chris DeVille | September 3, 2015 - 4:31 pm

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The Week In Pop: Bro-Country Is Temporary, But Luke Bryan Is Forever

Two seemingly contradictory reports from Billboard this week: Bro-country is over and Luke Bryan has another #1 album. Bro-country, as coined by Jody Rosen (then…
Chris DeVille | August 20, 2015 - 2:54 pm

Leonard Cohen Triumphs Over Nickelback For Album Of The Year Juno

You won't often see Leonard Cohen pitted, in direct competition, against Nickelback. But it happened last night, and, miracle of miracles, Cohen won. This is…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2015 - 8:49 am