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The Week In Pop

I Guess This Is Growing Up: Blink-182 Are Back For Mall Punk’s Classic Rock Phase

Hey you! Out there in the cold, getting lonely, getting old: Everything you grew up on is classic rock now. It's something every generation has…
Chris DeVille | June 30, 2016 - 4:20 pm

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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

The Week In Pop

We’re Going To Have To Live With Meghan Trainor Forever, Aren’t We?

"All About That Bass" had one-hit wonder written all over it. The sound, concept, and visual aesthetic were all gimmicky as hell, and even though…
Chris DeVille | March 10, 2016 - 4:27 pm

More Sesame Street stories

Ratboys – “I Don’t Want To Live On The Moon” (Sesame Street Cover)

There's a new covers compilation out today, with proceeds going to the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention. One of the contributors is Chicago-based duo Ratboys,…
James Rettig | April 13, 2018 - 2:39 pm

Chance The Rapper Stops By Sesame Street

Chance The Rapper is no stranger to puppets -- he did a duet with one in the "Same Drugs" video and they are a regular…
James Rettig | December 12, 2017 - 4:26 pm

Watch Sesame Street Turn “Despacito” Into A Song About Rubber Ducks

The long-running, pop culture savvy children’s show Sesame Street is always up for a parody regardless of if the source material is actually kid-friendly. "Despacito,"
Brian Josephs / Spin | August 22, 2017 - 11:51 am

Someone Made A Version Of The Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” Video With The Sesame Street Muppets

Spike Jonze's 1994 video for the Beastie Boys banger "Sabotage" is one of the all-time great music videos, a fake opening-credits sequence for a '70s…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2017 - 9:55 am

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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

Preview Chilly Gonzales With German Elmo On Sesamstrasse

Compositional mastermind Chilly Gonzales is set to appear in an upcoming episode of Sesamstrasse, the German version of Sesame Street. Today, he's shared a short…
Peter Helman | December 25, 2015 - 12:08 pm

The Week In Pop

How Will Adele’s Astronomical Sales Influence The Music Industry?

Funny story: My sister-in-law was watching TV with her boyfriend recently when Adele appeared, as she has been wont to do this autumn, and the…
Chris DeVille | December 3, 2015 - 4:50 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Where Do Rock Music And Pop Radio Intersect In 2015?

Fall Out Boy will release their latest album, American Beauty/American Psycho, next week, and they'll do so with the kind of saturation most musicians can…
Chris DeVille | January 15, 2015 - 4:28 pm

Watch Janelle Monáe Sing On Sesame Street

Back in January, Billboard went behind the scenes of Sesame Street while Janelle Monaé was filming a guest spot, and the episode she was set…
James Rettig | September 10, 2014 - 7:52 pm

Watch Janelle Monáe Behind-The-Scenes On Sesame Street

Janelle Monaé had a huge 2013. Her album The Electric Lady garnered honors all over the place -- for instance, we named it Album Of
Chris DeVille | January 13, 2014 - 3:24 pm

Watch Cookie Monster Cover Icona Pop

The inescapable Icona Pop song "I Love It" is a force of mindless, destructive, all-consuming pleasure, a true agent of chaos, and so is the…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2013 - 3:59 pm

Tilly And The Wall Tap Their Way Onto Sesame Street

After the widespread success of "1 2 3 4" it was only a matter of time before Feist showed up to count on Sesame Street
Brandon Stosuy | November 13, 2008 - 1:54 pm

Feist Counts To Four On Sesame Street

It was only a matter of time before Feist brought "1 2 3 4" to Sesame Street and gave the Count a run for his…
Brandon Stosuy | July 14, 2008 - 11:24 am