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The Untold Story Of Silver Jews’ The Natural Bridge: How David Berman Lost His Mind, Left Pavement Behind, And Made A Masterpiece

It starts with a line you might yell at an ex across an empty, half-lit parking lot around midnight: "I don't really wanna die/ I…
Ryan H. Walsh | October 3, 2016 - 12:03 pm

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6 Storied Sets From 25 Years Of Lollapalooza

When Perry Farrell reinvented the rock roadshow with his underground-friendly Lollapalooza 25 years ago this month, he was trying to amp up the appeal of…
Scott Lapatine | July 29, 2016 - 12:53 pm

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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

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.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

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Pavement Considering 2019 Reunion, Nothing Concrete Yet

Pavement, one of the most beloved and influential bands in indie rock history, ended a decade-long hiatus to embark on a lengthy reunion tour in…
Chris DeVille | September 27, 2017 - 2:16 pm

Classic Drag City Albums Now On Apple Music

Drag City have long been holdouts in the streaming wars. The Chicago indie took their time bringing releases to digital retailers like iTunes and Bandcamp,…
Rob Arcand/Spin | June 30, 2017 - 4:11 pm

Spiral Stairs – “Exiled Tonight” (Feat. The National’s Matt Berninger)

Spiral Stairs, better known to many of us as Pavement co-founder Scott Kannberg, is getting ready to release the new solo album Doris & The
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2017 - 1:10 pm

Pavement’s Stephen Malkmus Talks About Working With Nigel Godrich On “Overproduced” Terror Twilight

For the latest installment of the Talkhouse Music Podcast, Pavement's Stephen Malkmus sat down for a conversation with Emil Amos of Om, Grails, and Holy…
Peter Helman | February 18, 2017 - 4:17 pm

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Spiral Stairs – “Dundee Man”

Next month, Pavement co-founder Scott Kannberg, also known as Spiral Stairs, is releasing Doris & The Daggers, his first solo album in eight years. We've…
Peter Helman | February 10, 2017 - 9:06 am

Watch Spiral Stairs Play Pavement With Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks At His 50th Birthday Event

Pavement guitarist Scott Kannberg, also known as Spiral Stairs, celebrated his 50th birthday in August. This weekend, to mark the occasion, he's holding a two-day…
Peter Helman | October 2, 2016 - 2:49 pm

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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

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.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

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Various Artists: A Tribute To ’90s Tribute Albums

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.
Stephen Deusner | May 16, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Stream Naps & Yikes The Most Beautiful Place On Earth / Commercial Music

Two very talented Florida bands have teamed up for a new split release: Naps are following up last year's debut EP You Will Live In
James Rettig | May 13, 2016 - 2:41 pm

Watch Real Estate’s Martin Courtney Cover Pavement’s “Major Leagues”

Real Estate frontman Martin Courtney released his first solo album, Many Moons, at the end of last week, and he stopped by the SiriusXM studios…
James Rettig | November 2, 2015 - 4:57 pm

Watch Pavement Members Join Pavement Cover Band In Nashville

The Crooked Corners are a Pavement cover band from Nashville who claim to provide their fans with "the ultimate Pavement experience," and during their hometown…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 27, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Lollapalooza ’95 Had No Shortage Of Courtney Love Drama

Perry Farrell's inaugural Lollapalooza festival-tour launched in the summer of 1991, and it returned every year till 1997, after which it went on hiatus for…
Michael Nelson | August 11, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Pavement Could Have Been As Big As Weezer, Say Stephen Malkmus And Spiral Stairs In Separate Interviews

Pavement's Slanted And Enchanted-era rarities comp The Secret History Vol. 1 is out next week, so the various band members are making the press rounds.
Chris DeVille | August 4, 2015 - 3:51 pm
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