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Stereogum Range Life 2019 Recap: 2 Days, 24 Bands, 500 Packs Of Gum

Stereogum returned to Texas in full force this year for Stereogum Range Life 2019, throwing a two-day day party in downtown Austin during the SXSW…
Peter Helman | March 14, 2019 - 3:01 pm

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Samia – “Triptych”

Samia's debut album The Baby is out this Friday. She probably could have broadened her audience significantly by calling it DaBaby instead and counting on…
Chris DeVille | August 25, 2020 - 10:28 am

Samia – “Big Wheel” & “Stellate”

Last month, the New York-based musician Samia announced her debut album, The Baby, which was prefaced by two early singles, "Is There Something In The
James Rettig | July 22, 2020 - 10:29 am

Samia – “Fit N Full”

Samia started off 2020 impressively with "Is There Something In The Movies?" Today she returned with another solid song and news of her official debut…
Chris DeVille | June 24, 2020 - 5:18 pm

Samia – “Is There Something In The Movies?”

Samia put together a pretty fascinating 2019 that ranged from collaborating with the obscure NYC indie band Active Bird Community to covering Liz Phair to…
Chris DeVille | April 29, 2020 - 10:16 am

Samia – “Never Said” (Liz Phair Cover)

Liz Phair's debut album, Exile In Guyville, celebrated its 25th anniversary last year. It sounds just as good now as it did then, if not…
James Rettig | September 23, 2019 - 12:18 pm

Samia – “Ode To Artifice” Video (Feat. Mary-Louise Parker)

I've been enjoying recent Samia singles like "Lasting Friend" and the Active Bird Community collaboration "Somewhere," and her set at our Range Life party during…
Chris DeVille | May 20, 2019 - 2:15 pm

Artist Portraits From Stereogum Range Life 2019

Stereogum is in Texas for SXSW right now, and on Tuesday and Wednesday, we played host to an unofficial day party showcase at Cheer Up…
Peter Helman | March 14, 2019 - 3:13 pm

Stereogum Range Life 2019 Lineup

Next month we return to Austin, Texas to throw a two-day party at Cheer Up Charlies on Red River. Stereogum Range Life '19 goes down…
Scott Lapatine | February 26, 2019 - 10:00 am


Samia – “Lasting Friend” Video

Samia’s indie rock burns with a defiant energy. Over the past year, the 22-year-old songwriter has been dropping songs tangled in feminist anxieties and the…
Gil Green | January 29, 2019 - 9:06 am


Active Bird Community – “Somewhere” (Feat. Samia)

Brooklyn band Active Bird Community specialize in punchy meat-and-potatoes indie rock powered by nervous tension. As with prior songs "Spend The Night" and "Dead Legs,"
Chris DeVille | January 17, 2019 - 10:03 am