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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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Robert Smith Says The Cure Are Working On Three Albums, Including One Out This Year

Robert Smith has been talking about a new Cure album for a while now. It'll be "dark," inspired by the loss of his mother, father,
Peter Helman | October 8, 2019 - 2:52 pm

Morrissey Denies He Is Racist, Attacks The Press, And Apologizes To Robert Smith In New Interview With His Nephew

It's an old story: Morrissey voices support of right-wing ideologues, and then he reacts with indignant disbelief at the idea that anyone might be upset…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2019 - 1:44 pm

The Cure’s Robert Smith Curating Fall Festival In LA

The Cure’s Robert Smith called into the SiriusXM program "Debatable" on Friday to announce that he is curating a festival in the Los Angeles area…
Julia Gray | May 5, 2019 - 12:28 pm

The Cure Perform And Get Inducted By Trent Reznor Into The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor has gone on record with us about his feelings on the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, who continue to…
Peter Helman | March 29, 2019 - 10:05 pm

The Cure Will Have A New Album In 2019

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2019 inductees were announced this morning. The Cure are among next year's class, along with Def Leppard, Janet…
Julia Gray | December 13, 2018 - 8:17 pm

“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