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Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am

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Stream Svalbard’s Phenomenal New Album When I Die, Will I Get Better?

In a way, it's remarkable that we're getting to hear the UK band Svalbard's new album When I Die, Will I Get Better? at all.
Tom Breihan | September 25, 2020 - 10:57 am

Holy Roar Records Founder Resigns, Denies Rape Allegations

A mass exodus from the UK-based punk/metal/indie label Holy Roar Records has begun in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against founder Alex Fitzpatrick. That…
Chris DeVille | September 9, 2020 - 12:53 pm

Rolo Tomassi Leave Holy Roar Records, Citing Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Label Founder

The Sheffield mathcore band Rolo Tomassi announced on Twitter this morning that they "have ended their relationship" with Holy Roar Records, their label, because of…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2020 - 12:36 pm

Svalbard – “Listen To Someone”

The Bristol band Svalbard make a towering, beautiful, pummeling sound that doesn't really fit into any particular genre. They pull from hardcore, from shoegaze, from…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2020 - 9:52 am

Svalbard – “Open Wound”

The British band Svalbard make supremely heavy music that doesn't fit comfortably into any genre. It's oceanic, crushing, often beautiful stuff that hasn't yet gotten…
Tom Breihan | July 7, 2020 - 9:42 am