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Yo La Tengo, Yoko Ono, And The Rest Of The World Bid Farewell To Other Music

The first thing you might have noticed upon walking into Other Music was how small it is. Its reputation preceded it in a way that…
Sam Sodomsky | June 29, 2016 - 1:16 pm

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Watch The Trailer For A Crowdfunded Other Music Documentary

Last year, after two decades in operation, the beloved New York record store Other Music finally shut down. And now, the store is the subject…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2017 - 11:24 am

Watch MSNBC’s Segment On The Closing Of NYC Record Store Other Music

New York record store institution Other Music is closing up shop at the end of the week, and MSNBC visited the store and talked to…
James Rettig | June 21, 2016 - 4:56 pm

Other Music Announces Farewell Concert Feat. Yo La Tengo, Sharon Van Etten, Julianna Barwick, & More

After 20 years of serving the community, cherished NYC record store Other Music is closing its doors on 6/25. But that won't quite be the…
Peter Helman | June 6, 2016 - 10:31 pm

Cherished NYC Record Store Other Music Is Closing

After 21 years of incredible curation and maximization of space, beloved Greenwich Village record store Other Music will be closing its doors this summer. It…
Collin Robinson | May 9, 2016 - 1:10 pm

Malkmus Debuts “Independence Street” At Other Music

Corn dog enthusiast Stephen Malkmus dropped into the East Village's Other Music last night to stump for the recently released Mirror Traffic. He played a…
Corban Goble | August 26, 2011 - 4:34 pm

Dirty Projectors – “Temecula Sunrise” (Live At Other Music)

This stripped down "Temecula Sunrise" comes from the forthcoming Bitte Orca Expanded Edition, a double CD collection that includes additional "Live At Other Music" acoustic…
Brandon Stosuy | September 8, 2010 - 3:25 pm

Record Store Day @ Other Music, NYC 4/18/09

Record Store Day won't save indie brick-and-mortar music retailers, but we can all agree it was a lot of fun. Between the exclusive releases and…
Scott Lapatine | April 19, 2009 - 11:41 pm

Stephin Merritt Goes Backstage With Other Music

These days live video is all the rage (well, that and nostalgia, repetitious festivals, and getting too excited about things that don't deserve it because…
Brandon Stosuy | July 29, 2008 - 5:35 pm

Vampire Weekend Perform In Other Music, Sound Like Other Bands

The Other Music live video series continues here with Vampire Weekend, capturing the kids performing "Mansard Roof" and "A-Punk" and talking about, like, being in…
Amrit Singh | January 25, 2008 - 5:19 pm

New No Age Video – “Sleeper Hold” / “Neck Escaper” (Live At Other Music)

Just a few hours before No Age killed it during their CMJ showcase at Bowery, we had 'em spend a few minutes with Andrew W.K.,…
Stereogum | December 14, 2007 - 5:26 pm

Richard Hawley @ Other Music, NYC 12/3/07

Photos, video, and additional reporting by Abbey Braden. Other Music, home of the most finely curated instore performance series in Manhattan (for whatever…
Stereogum | December 4, 2007 - 5:49 pm

Stereogum Does CMJ: Vampire Weekend @ Other Music, NYC 10/18/07

"We're really happy to be playing Other Music, especially since this is the first store in the world to sell our music," Ezra…
Stereogum | October 19, 2007 - 1:16 pm

South By Stereogum Sweepstakes

Q: Wow Stereogum, your SXSW party looks awesome. Is it free? A: Yes, it's free, but invite-only. A wristband or festival badge won't get…
Scott Lapatine | February 23, 2006 - 2:00 pm

Other Music Stole My Paycheck

I meant to write about these records weeks ago, but Ashlee Simpson distracted me. Here are the new and rediscovered foreign accents that have been…
Stereogum | November 1, 2004 - 8:18 am