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2017 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2017

Over the last couple years, we've seen the rise of the "mini-album," an inexplicable term that is, I guess, supposed to signify some kind of…
James Rettig | December 6, 2017 - 12:31 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Today has been a blessed day. Why, you ask? Because #FyreFest is trending on Twitter and the memes are good. We all woke up thinking…
Stereogum | April 28, 2017 - 5:32 pm

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

More Palm stories

Stream Palm Rock Island

We've been excited about the Philly-based art-rock group Palm for a while now, naming them a Band To Watch and Best New Band in 2015.
Ryan Leas | February 1, 2018 - 10:05 am

Palm – “Composite”

Next month, the jittery Philly math-poppers and onetime Band To Watch Palm will release their sophomore album Rock Island. We've posted the early tracks "Pearly"
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2018 - 9:32 am


Palm – “Dog Milk” Video

The Philly-based band Palm will release their new album, Rock Island, next month. It follows the art rockers' excellent debut Trading Basics, and we've already…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 8, 2018 - 1:51 pm

Palm – “Dog Milk”

Last month, the psychedelic art-rock group Palm announced their sophomore album, Rock Island, with lead single "Pearly." The album's still a couple months out, but…
James Rettig | November 28, 2017 - 10:27 am

Palm – “Pearly”

We named Palm a Band To Watch in 2015 based on the strength of their live performance and inventive debut album Trading Basics. Since then,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 1, 2017 - 1:24 pm

Palm – “Shadow Expert” Video

Last month, Band To Watch alums Palm released an excellent new EP, Shadow Expert, and today they've shared a video for its title track. It…
James Rettig | July 18, 2017 - 11:50 am

Stream Palm Shadow Expert EP

One of the music industry's weird quirks is that sometimes records get trapped in limbo. Case in point: Palm's new Shadow Expert EP was recorded…
James Rettig | June 12, 2017 - 2:35 pm

Palm – “Shadow Expert”

Last month, Philly-based Band To Watch Palm announced the forthcoming release of a new EP, Shadow Expert -- the follow-up to 2015's Trading Basics full-length…
James Rettig | May 15, 2017 - 10:38 am

Palm – “Walkie Talkie”

We named Palm a Band To Watch in advance of the release of their 2015 debut album, Trading Basics, and the Philadelphia band is as…
James Rettig | April 25, 2017 - 10:44 am

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2016 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class of 2016! We made it! In this, the second year of our Stereogum x Exploding In Sound Austin Invasion, we…
Gabriela Tully Claymore & James Rettig | March 21, 2016 - 1:01 pm

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion @ SXSW 2016 Lineup

Later this month Stereogum will return to Austin, TX to present a free all-day-and-night rock showcase at The Hole In The Wall. For the second…
Scott Lapatine | March 1, 2016 - 11:56 am

Palm – “Ankles” Video

"Ankles" is one of the highlights on best new band Palm's debut full-length, Trading Basics, and it has just gotten a Greg O'Connell-directed video to…
James Rettig | December 7, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Stream Palm Trading Basics

Palm like the hand, Palm like the band. The Philadelphia-via-Bard quartet practice in spiraling, nervy compositions on their debut full-length, Trading Basics -- if "compositions"
James Rettig | November 2, 2015 - 5:03 pm