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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Music videos constitute an art form, but they're also basically advertising. They were created so that we'd want to buy music. That's their point. It's…
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2018 - 3:56 pm

Sounding Board

Avant-R&B Singer serpentwithfeet Preached A Gospel All His Own At Basilica Soundscape

If you know anything about Basilica Soundscape, the boutique music festival that transpires every September in Hudson, New York, it's that its organizers brand it…
Chris DeVille | September 16, 2017 - 1:25 pm

2016 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2016

In an age when major-label artists are putting out bloated albums in an effort to rack up the most streaming equivalent units, it can sometimes…
James Rettig | December 2, 2016 - 12:00 pm

More serpentwithfeet stories

serpentwithfeet – “bless ur heart” Video

Avant-R&B performer serpentwithfeet released a tremendous EP in 2016 called blisters by way of the experimental label Tri Angle Records. Since then, we've heard serpentwithfeet…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 7, 2018 - 10:17 am

Björk – “Blissing Me (serpentwithfeet Remix)” & “Blissing Me (Harp Version)”

Björk has shared two new versions of Utopia standout "Blissing Me." One is a remix by serpentwithfeet -- who just signed to Secretly Canadian --…
Chris DeVille | December 13, 2017 - 10:28 am

Watch serpentwithfeet Cover Beyoncé’s “Love Drought” For BBC Radio 1

serpentwithfeet -- Josiah Wise's experimental gospel project -- put out of the most memorable debuts of last year with his blisters EP, and he recently…
James Rettig | April 20, 2017 - 10:52 am

serpentwithfeet – “four ethers” Video

We named serpentwithfeet one of the Best New Artists Of 2016 on the strength of his enthralling blisters EP, a stunning work that blended elements…
Peter Helman | November 17, 2016 - 11:04 am

List

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2016

We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum -- it's sort of our job! -- and every year, we attempt to codify all…
Stereogum | November 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm

serpentwithfeet – “four ethers”

Our latest preview from serpentwithfeet's blisters EP is "four ethers." This one finds Josiah Wise applying his powerful vocal flutters to a muted regal procession.
Chris DeVille | August 23, 2016 - 9:34 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This week, Secretary Of State Hillary Rodham Clinton became the first woman in history to be nominated by a major party to hold this country's…
Stereogum | July 29, 2016 - 5:20 pm

serpentwithfeet – “blisters”

Last month we heard "Flickering," our first exposure to 27-year-old Baltimore native Josiah Wise. Wise has a background as a classical vocalist, but under the…
Chris DeVille | July 28, 2016 - 9:47 am

serpentwithfeet – “Flickering” (Prod. The Haxan Cloak)

serpentwithfeet is the moniker of 27-year-old Baltimore-born, Brooklyn-residing singer Josiah Wise. After embedding himself in New York's queer music scene and uploading demos over the…
James Rettig | June 21, 2016 - 11:37 am