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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Can you believe we're almost mid-way through August? Summer is coming to a slow, steady end, and in New York the weather has been pretty…
Stereogum | August 11, 2017 - 5:39 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 Strange Ranger stories

Strange Ranger – “The Wires”

At the end of the week, Strange Ranger are releasing a new EP, How It All Went By. We've heard one track from it already,…
James Rettig | October 9, 2018 - 10:36 am


Strange Ranger – “New Hair”

Strange Ranger have been putting out music at a steady clip basically ever since Isaac Eiger and Fred Nixon started playing together during high school…
James Rettig | September 4, 2018 - 10:00 am


Stream Strange Ranger Daymoon

Since emerging from the Pacific Northwest early last year with their debut album, Rot Forever, the duo of Isaac Eiger and Fred Nixon have felt…
James Rettig | October 4, 2017 - 9:41 am

Strange Ranger – “Hydration Is Key”

Portland-based Strange Ranger is a welcome force for fans of late '90s/early '00s sad, slow indie rock. Last month, they premiered two singles off their…
Julia Gray | September 21, 2017 - 3:23 pm

Strange Ranger – “Sophie”

Strange Ranger are releasing their sophomore album, Daymoon, in a little over a month -- the follow-up to last year's Rot Forever and Sunbeams Through
James Rettig | August 31, 2017 - 12:21 pm


Strange Ranger – “House Show”

It's only been a year-and-a-half since Portland-based Strange Ranger released their first full-length, Rot Forever, but it feels like they've gone through a ton of…
James Rettig | August 10, 2017 - 11:55 am


Strange Ranger – “Nobody Knows If” & “One Mississippi/Light In Through The Window”

Strange Ranger just finished recording what technically amounts to their sophomore album, though it feels a world away from their early 2016 debut as Sioux…
James Rettig | February 22, 2017 - 2:06 pm


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


Stream Strange Ranger Sunbeams Through Your Head EP

On the last track of Strange Ranger's Sunbeams Through Your Head EP, Isaac Eiger's voice sounds raw and hollowed-out in a way that it never…
James Rettig | September 12, 2016 - 11:35 am

Strange Ranger (FKA Sioux Falls) – “Sunbeams Through Your Head”

Earlier this year, the band formerly known as Sioux Falls released Rot Forever, their ambitious debut album that took the past 35 years of rock…
James Rettig | September 2, 2016 - 11:26 am