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Stereogum Monthly Mix: November 2010

Back again with another monthly mix which, per its title, you should continue to expect monthly. We're glad you guys enjoyed the last installment, and…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2010 - 4:10 pm

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“Mental Health And The Music Industry” Event Replacing Frightened Rabbit At Meltdown Fest

The Cure's Robert Smith is curating this year's Meltdown Festival in London. Frightened Rabbit were slated to perform in Queen Elizabeth Hall on 6/19. In…
Julia Gray | June 18, 2018 - 9:08 pm

The Cure Plan New Music

In a new interview on BBC Radio 6, the Cure's Robert Smith said that he's planning on recording new music, and that he's booked time…
James Rettig | April 10, 2018 - 9:49 am

Robert Smith’s Meltdown 2018 Lineup Features My Bloody Valentine, Nine Inch Nails, Deftones, The Libertines

The Cure's Robert Smith is curating this year's Meltdown festival in London, and its initial lineup is extremely solid. Among the headliners are My Bloody…
Chris DeVille | March 6, 2018 - 9:30 am

Ride – “Vapour Trail (Robert Smith Remix)”

British shoegaze pioneers Ride will reissue their classic album Nowhere in November to celebrate its 25th anniversary. To promote the reissue, Robert Smith has remixed…
Cady Siregar | October 5, 2015 - 2:58 pm

Robert Smith – “There’s A Girl In The Corner” (The Twilight Sad Cover)

If you're listening for it, it's easy to hear the influence of the Cure in everything that gloomy Scottish postpunkers the Twilight Sad have ever…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2015 - 9:50 am

The Cure’s Robert Smith Goes Nuts On Guardian Critic

Last week, the Cure played a few London shows to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust, and those shows were vast in scope -- too vast…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2014 - 1:49 pm

Robert Smith – “Witchcraft”

Tim Burton's 3D, stop-motion animated Frankenweenie comes out next Friday, 10/5, but one of the more intriguing elements of the film is its companion album,…
Michael Nelson | September 25, 2012 - 4:24 pm

Watch Robert Smith’s Rare Solo Acoustic Performance In Bilbao

Too many shows grind to a complete halt whenever anybody has some kind of technical glitch, so let's take a quick moment of inspiration from…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2012 - 2:23 pm

65Daysofstatic – “Come To Me” [feat. Robert Smith]

The British instrumental post-rock band 65Daysofstatic managed to wrangle a guest vocal from the Cure's Robert Smith for their eight-minute churn "Come To Me." But…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2011 - 1:50 pm

Robert Smith Covers John Martyn

British folk-rock singer/songwriter/acclaimed Echoplex-toting guitarist John Martyn passed away a couple years ago as the result of double pneumonia. A 30-song tribute called Johnny Boy
Brandon Stosuy | July 8, 2011 - 9:50 am

Florence & The Machine Visit SNL Where Horses Play Baseball

Florence Welsh brought her breakout single "Dog Days Are Over" and her cover of The Source's "You've Got The Love" to Saturday Night Live this…
jessica | November 22, 2010 - 4:59 pm

Crystal Castles & Robert Smith – “I’m Not In Love”

I surprise myself (repeatedly) by how much I like Crystal Castles's second album. (It'll be on that endless year-end list of mine, surrounded by metal,…
Brandon Stosuy | October 26, 2010 - 4:33 pm

Robert Smith – “Very Good Advice”

As mentioned at the start of the year, Robert Smith has turned his attention away from 4:13 Dream to Almost Alice, a collection of songs…
Brandon Stosuy | February 16, 2010 - 1:39 pm

Robert Smith Goes Solo For Alice In Wonderland Soundtrack

The first solo recording from the Cure singer comes for Tim Burton's forthcoming take on Alice. He'll be covering this. Cute! Here's the tracklist, featuring…
Amrit Singh | January 12, 2010 - 5:06 pm