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Desert Daze 2018 Was An Oasis Among American Festivals

For years now, Desert Daze has arrived in October like a mirage in the landscape to which it owes its name. It's a sudden oasis,…
Ryan Leas | October 15, 2018 - 2:49 pm

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Primavera’s Expansive 2018 Lineup Proved Festivals Can Still Be Exhilarating

"Welcome to the best festival in the world," Adam Granduciel said shortly into the War On Drugs' set at Barcelona's Primavera Sound. It was Thursday…
Ryan Leas | June 3, 2018 - 1:37 pm

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64 More Acts That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What took you so long? For the artists and bands in this list, the answers include poverty, market indifference, drug addiction, and catastrophic hearing loss.
Brad Shoup | May 30, 2018 - 10:57 am

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Artist Portraits From Desert Daze 2018

Last weekend, the seventh installment of Desert Daze took over Lake Perris in Southern California. For months, the festival had been updating an already impressive…
Ryan Leas | October 17, 2018 - 4:31 pm

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Primavera’s Expansive 2018 Lineup Proved Festivals Can Still Be Exhilarating

"Welcome to the best festival in the world," Adam Granduciel said shortly into the War On Drugs' set at Barcelona's Primavera Sound. It was Thursday…
Ryan Leas | June 3, 2018 - 1:37 pm

The Cure Announce 40th Anniversary Concert With Interpol, Ride, Slowdive, & More

Robert Smith began fronting the Cure in 1978. And next summer, he and his band will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a huge show at…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2017 - 9:10 am

2017 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you've been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don't agree on shit. We argue constantly,…
Stereogum | December 11, 2017 - 11:49 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

We made it! Well, we mostly made it. The world could well end in the next 25 days. But we've made it through 11 months…
Stereogum | December 5, 2017 - 11:00 am

Slowdive – “Don’t Know Why” Video

Earlier this year, the reunited '90s shoegazers Slowdive came back with their new self-titled album, and it's one of our favorites of the year. Today,…
Tom Breihan | October 11, 2017 - 10:20 am

Slowdive’s Neil Halstead Breaks Down “Sugar For The Pill” On Song Exploder

Earlier this year, Slowdive returned with their first album in 22 years and one of the best albums of 2017 so far. Guitarist and singer…
James Rettig | July 13, 2017 - 4:19 pm

Acrobat Plummets To Death Before Green Day’s Headline Set At Mad Cool Festival

An acrobat plummeted 100 feet to his death moments before Green Day's performance at Mad Cool Festival in Madrid last night. The accident occurred while…
Peter Helman | July 8, 2017 - 10:53 am

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31 Essential Shoegaze Tracks

"Shoegaze" was not initially meant as a compliment. Like "impressionists" (used dismissively by an art critic in 1874), "Krautrock," or more recently "deplorable(s)," the phrase…
Zach Schonfeld | June 14, 2017 - 12:17 pm

Slowdive Announce North American Fall Tour

UK shoegaze overlords just came back with their amazing self-titled album, which we've got just behind Kendrick Lamar's DAMN. on our list of the year's
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2017 - 9:40 am

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

Slowdive – “30th June”

Reunited shoegaze deities Slowdive just returned with their absolutely gorgeous self-titled album, which is also their first LP in 22 years. And as we're just…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2017 - 11:27 am

Stream Slowdive’s Self-Titled Comeback Album

We've seen a lot of big-name reunions over the past few years, but very few have come back as vital and exciting as Slowdive. Their…
James Rettig | May 5, 2017 - 12:05 am
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