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Interview

Q&A: Priests On Playing Festivals And Why They’re Not Just A Political Band

It can't be easy for DIY punk bands to play on giant outdoor stages at music festivals -- especially if they've only played a few…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2017 - 4:53 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Whelp, today was a day. Donald Trump is officially the 45th president of the United States, and we spent most of the day blogging while…
Stereogum | January 20, 2017 - 4:53 pm

More Priests stories

Watch Priests Cover Rod Stewart’s “Young Turks”

The feverish DC punk monsters Priests released their ridiculously great full-length debut Nothing Feels Natural earlier this year, and they're also the latest participants in…
Tom Breihan | September 12, 2017 - 1:34 pm

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

Stereogum’s Austin Oasis 2017 Yearbook

Congratulations to the SXSW Class Of 2017! For the third year in a row, Stereogum presented a marathon show at Austin's Hole In The Wall.
Gabriela Tully Claymore & James Rettig | March 20, 2017 - 2:26 pm

Downtown Boys, PWR BTTM, Sheer Mag, More Sign Open Letter Demanding SXSW Remove Deportation Clause

SXSW has drawn heavy criticism over a clause in its artist agreement that allows the festival to "notify the appropriate U.S. immigration authorities" if it…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2017 - 9:05 pm

Premiere

Merchandise – “Right Back To The Start” Video (Feat. Priests’ Katie Alice Greer & Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan)

Back in November, when Merchandise were on tour in support of their new album A Corpse Wired For Sound, frontman Carson Cox passed out backstage…
Peter Helman | February 8, 2017 - 9:04 am

Watch Priests, Dirty Projectors, Waxahatchee, Ted Leo, & More Play DC Anti-Fascism Protest

Donald Trump was unable to secure any relevant musical talent for his inauguration festivities, but a wealth of today's best musicians took the stage in…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2017 - 9:45 am

Stream Priests Nothing Feels Natural

With the inauguration looming, now is the time for a Priests album. Born and bred in DC, Priests have released a smattering of cassettes, a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 19, 2017 - 10:40 am

Priests – “Nothing Feels Natural”

We've been waiting over three years for Priests to put out their debut full-length, and now the time is almost upon us. We've already heard…
Peter Helman | January 13, 2017 - 10:09 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

By this time next week, the United States Of America will have a new president-elect. Can you believe it? Obviously you'd better get your ass…
Stereogum | November 4, 2016 - 5:27 pm

Priests – “Pink White House” Video

Priests already seem like legends even though they're just now gearing up to release their debut full-length. The LP is titled Nothing Feels Natural, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 1, 2016 - 9:54 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

A lot of bad things happened this week. The presidential debate was a shitshow of epic proportions, Ken Bone became a meme, and Donald Trump…
Stereogum | October 14, 2016 - 5:17 pm

Priests – “JJ”

Washington, DC punks Priests cracked our list of the 40 Best New Bands Of 2013 on the strength of their live show, and their 2014…
Peter Helman | October 11, 2016 - 10:06 am

Stream K A G EP A

Based on exactly one widely-available EP -- 2014's stunning Bodies And Control And Money And Power -- it seems entirely safe to call Washington, DC's…
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2016 - 11:03 am
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