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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you believe that just last Friday, we were living in a pre-Lemonade, pre-Views world? We still had so much to look forward to! And…
Stereogum | April 29, 2016 - 5:38 pm


Stereogum’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2013

Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal…
Stereogum | December 12, 2013 - 1:09 pm

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2013

It's that time of year again: Time to take stock of the vast armies of new musicians making music in the past year, and to…
Stereogum | September 19, 2013 - 10:07 am

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Pity Sex Announce Indefinite Hiatus

Following the departure of lead singer Britty Drake in August, Michigan alt-rockers Pity Sex have announced on Twitter that they are "taking an indefinite hiatus."
Bruce Hamilton | October 26, 2016 - 12:28 pm

Co-Leader Britty Drake Leaves Pity Sex

Since 2011, Britty Drake has sung and played guitar in Pity Sex, the Ann Arbor shoegaze band. She's released two albums with the band, including…
Tom Breihan | August 1, 2016 - 10:16 am

Stream Pity Sex White Hot Moon

The Ann Arbor band Pity Sex play shoegaze as intense, personal, fuzzed-out music; they are, essentially, punks who make shoegaze. Later this week, they'll release…
Tom Breihan | April 25, 2016 - 11:24 am

Pity Sex – “Pin A Star”

Feisty Ann Arbor shoegazers Pity Sex are set to drop their album White Hot Moon in just over a couple weeks. They've already shared the…
Collin Robinson | April 11, 2016 - 12:55 pm

Pity Sex – “Bonhomie”

Pity Sex will release the follow-up to their excellent 2013 debut, Feast Of Love, next month, and we've already heard two of its singles: "What
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 1, 2016 - 3:35 pm

Pity Sex – “Burden You”

Last fall, Ann Arbor shoegazers Pity Sex previewed their sophomore album with "What Might Soothe You?" -- White Hot Moon is now scheduled for release…
James Rettig | February 10, 2016 - 1:01 pm

Pity Sex – “What Might Soothe You?” Video

Pity Sex just shared "What Might Soothe You?," the lead single to their upcoming sophomore album White Hot Moon, last week, and they're already back…
James Rettig | October 8, 2015 - 12:18 pm

Pity Sex – “What Might Soothe You”

The scrappy, punk-indebted Ann Arbor shoegaze band Pity Sex went to Philadelphia to record White Hot Moon, the follow-up to 2013's impressive Feast Of Love,…
Tom Breihan | September 28, 2015 - 9:48 am

Stream Senpai Hell In My Head/Mind Honey

Way back in 2013, Ann Arbor's Pity Sex released Feast Of Love, which was easily one of the most impressive debut full-lengths of guitar-driven rock…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 2, 2015 - 12:31 pm

Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class Of 2015! We are honored that you could join us at Stereogum x Exploding In Sound's Austin Invasion this year,…
Stereogum | March 24, 2015 - 1:25 pm

Photos From Stereogum x Exploding In Sound’s Austin Invasion 2015

Yesterday, we threw a 14-hour unofficial SXSW showcase at Austin's Hole In The Wall alongside the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Boston label Exploding In Sound Records. Thirty-one bands played…
Stereogum | March 21, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Pity Sex – “Gigantic” (Pixies Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Pity Sex have been on our radar for a while after making it onto our 40 Best New Bands and 50 Favorite Songs lists last…
Maggie Stamets | October 2, 2014 - 10:05 am

Pity Sex – “Acid Reflex”

True story: Just last week I was diagnosed with GERD, AKA acid reflux disease. Too much coffee, I'm guessing. Anyway, Michgan shoegazers Pity Sex have…
Chris DeVille | September 12, 2014 - 5:38 pm

Women Of Tigers Jaw And Pity Sex Kissed By Stage-Crasher In Brooklyn, Release Statement Telling Fans Not To Violate Them

Today in Completely Fucked Up News: an audience member hopped on stage and tried to kiss both Britty Drake of Pity Sex and Brianna Collins…
James Rettig | June 19, 2014 - 4:57 pm