Stove – “Stiff Bones”

It's been a big year for Steve Hartlett. First, Ovlov came back with their first new album in five years, Tru, and now his other…
James Rettig | October 29, 2018 - 10:48 am

Stove – “Duckling Fantasy”

Stove began in the wake of one of Ovlov's many breakups as the solo project of Ovlov frontman Steve Hartlett. Ovlov are back now --…
Peter Helman | October 10, 2018 - 1:45 pm


Stove – “Mosquiter”

It's only been a couple months since Ovlov released their first album in five years, the very good Tru, but frontman Steve Hartlett already has…
James Rettig | September 12, 2018 - 11:01 am


Stream EIS: Live At Shea Stadium Feat. Pile, Speedy Ortiz, Krill, LVL Up, & More

Back in March, after receiving a series of violation notices related to zoning and licensing, the beloved Brooklyn DIY venue Shea Stadium launched a Kickstarter
Peter Helman | September 29, 2017 - 10:00 am


Stream Stove Is The Meat That Fell Out EP

Stove are working on their upcoming sophomore LP but took a breather from debut follow-up pressures to release The Meat That Fell Out, their second…
Margaret Farrell | December 5, 2016 - 9:11 am

Stove – “Blank” Video

Stove, the band that Steve Hartlett formed last year while Ovlov were (briefly) broken up, are following up this summer's Is A Toad In The
Peter Helman | November 23, 2016 - 8:04 pm


Stove – “Graduate And Congratulate” Video

Steve Hartlett started Stove last year after Ovlov broke up for a time. The Connecticut band's break-up didn't stick (as per usual) and they're back…
James Rettig | July 20, 2016 - 10:45 am

Jackal Onasis – “The New Ron” (Stereogum Premiere)

Before getting into Jackal Onasis' music a bit of a roll call is in order. The trio formed not too long ago, and "The New…
Collin Robinson | May 11, 2016 - 11:00 am

Stove – “Stupidest” Video

You ever worry about vegetables becoming sentient and turning against us? It could happen! We put enough chemicals in our food that inevitably somewhere down…
James Rettig | April 19, 2016 - 4:14 pm

Stove – “Aged Hype” Video

Stove's debut Is Stupider is filled with the kind of songs that make you want to go on long drives, smoke a lot of cigarettes,…
James Rettig | December 2, 2015 - 4:08 pm

Stream Stove Is Stupider

Ovlov disbanding was sad news, but frontman Steve Hartlett jumped right back into things with Stove, his new band that's very much similar to Ovlov,…
James Rettig | November 12, 2015 - 1:56 pm

Stove – “Lowt-ide Fins”

Stove is the new project from Steve Hartlett, former of the Connecticut band Ovlov. Next month, he'll release his debut album Is Stupider, and we've…
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2015 - 12:53 pm

Stove – “Wet Food”

Steve Hartlett's new band Stove is partially a reimagining of post-breakup Ovlov members and some other musicians from their local Connecticut scene. Initially, Stove introduced…
Caitlin White | October 7, 2015 - 12:15 pm

Stove – “Jock Dreams” (Stereogum Premiere)

When Connecticut's Ovlov announced their breakup back in the spring, anyone with half a mind knew that the band's remnants would rearrange themselves into other…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 1, 2015 - 10:22 am

Ovlov’s Steve Hartlett Has A New Band Called Stove

When Connecticut's Ovlov announced their breakup last month, I was only sort of devastated. Anyone who's ever had the distinct pleasure of chatting with Steve…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 10, 2015 - 5:23 pm