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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Kinda hard to be especially optimistic about the future of humanity after the ungodly shitpile dumped on us by the universe this week. But let's…
Stereogum | June 24, 2016 - 5:42 pm

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Nots – “Floating Hand”

West Tennessee noise rock band Nots have released the second single from their upcoming record today. "Floating Hand" follows "Half Painted House," the lead single…
Keely Quinlan | April 17, 2019 - 3:24 pm

NOTS – “Half Painted House”

Memphis-based trio NOTS are back today with "Half Painted House," the lead single from their upcoming record, 3. We premiered their most recent release, 2017's "Anxious Trend,"
Keely Quinlan | March 7, 2019 - 1:04 pm


Nots – “Anxious Trend”

Experimental synths, layered guitars, and lo-fi vocals are at the core of Nots' musical practice, the three tenets increasing in valor with each release. Memphis-based…
Julia Gray | October 4, 2017 - 9:26 am

Nots – “Violence”

Nots released their most recent album, Cosmetic, last year and today the band announced that a follow-up 7-inch will be out this summer. The first…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 1, 2017 - 3:50 pm

Nots – “No Novelty”

Memphis-based quartet Nots are releasing their new LP, Cosmetic, next week and we heard its first few singles, "Inherently Low" and "Entertain Me," over the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 1, 2016 - 3:26 pm

NOTS – “Inherently Low”

Memphis' Nots will release their new album, Cosmetic, in September, and we premiered its debut single "Entertain Me" last month. Today, the band shared the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 26, 2016 - 1:33 pm

Nots – “Entertain Me” (Stereogum Premiere)

On Nots' appropriately-titled 2014 debut We Are Nots, the Memphis four-piece communicated deeply ingrained rage with grinding punk rock that could be called dystopian if…
Pranav Trewn | June 22, 2016 - 9:55 am

Nots – “Virgin Mary” (Stereogum Premiere)

Memphis garage-rock aggressors Nots will follow up debut album We Are Nots with a new 7" this summer to accompany tour dates with skuzz-rock royalty…
Chris DeVille | May 18, 2015 - 10:47 am

Aquarian Blood – “Savage Mind” (Stereogum Premiere)

Aquarian Blood is a duo featuring Ex-Cults' JB Horrell and his wife Laurel Ferdon, formerly of Nots. They play frantic lo-fi punk that pleasantly reminds…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2015 - 10:18 am

Photos: 38 Bands Say Goodbye To Death By Audio

Williamsburg DIY venue Death By Audio, which became a staple in the Brooklyn scene after opening in 2007, has now closed its doors for the
Peter Helman | November 24, 2014 - 11:26 am

Nots – “Reactor” (Stereogum Premiere)

Memphis' girl gang Nots have evolved into their wildest incarnation yet. Beginning as a collaboration between guitarist Natalie Hoffmann and drummer Charlotte Watson, the band…
Ethan Jacobs | October 30, 2014 - 11:59 am