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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

More serpentwithfeet stories

Brockhampton Debut New Song “Tonya” And New Album Title On Fallon

It's been a turbulent few months for Brockhampton, the genre-blurring, free-ranging LA-based rap "boy band." First, they signed with RCA and announced that a new…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2018 - 9:03 am

Watch serpentwithfeet’s Take Away Show

Last week, Josiah Wise released his debut serpentwithfeet album, soil. It's a gorgeous and fantastical blend of gospel, R&B, and experimental music. Wise is also…
James Rettig | June 11, 2018 - 12:19 pm

serpentwithfeet – “seedless”

There are many, many great albums coming out later this week, and one of those albums is soil, the full-length debut from serpentwithfeet. The Baltimore-born…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2018 - 10:54 am

serpentwithfeet – “cherubim” Video

The R&B experimentalist serpentwithfeet has been blowing people's minds for a few years, and he'll finally release his full-length debut soil next month. We've already…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2018 - 10:30 am

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

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

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


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