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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Some pretty good albums out today! Mitski's Be The Cowboy, for one. Ariana Grande's Sweetener, for another. We named advance singles from both LPs to…
Stereogum | August 17, 2018 - 2:49 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

I don’t know what part of the country you’re reading this from, but chances are it’s been a week straight of storms and/or oppressive humidity.
Stereogum | July 27, 2018 - 4:14 pm

Cover Story

Shadows And Light: Allison Crutchfield Forges Ahead

Allison Crutchfield’s career began between the hours of after-school snack time and dinner, when she and her identical twin sister Katie started their first band…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 18, 2017 - 12:00 pm

More Swearin' stories

Stream Missing Earth’s Debut Album Gold, Flour, Salt

Missing Earth is a new project from Philadelphia's Kyle Gilbride, who recently returned to our ears with Swearin's comeback album a few months ago, Fall
James Rettig | November 16, 2018 - 2:40 pm

Stream The New Swearin’ Album Fall Into The Sun

When we profiled Allison Crutchfield last year, she said that her former band Swearin' was officially over. They released their final album, Surfing Strange, in…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 1, 2018 - 10:45 am

Swearin’ – “Future Hell”

"Future Hell" is the final song on Swearin's comeback album Fall Into The Sun, which is rapidly approaching; as of today it's one month away.
Chris DeVille | September 5, 2018 - 2:34 pm


Swearin’ – “Untitled (LA)”

Swearin' are back in action. In a couple months, they'll release their third album, Fall Into The Sun -- their first since 2013's Surfing Strange.
James Rettig | August 13, 2018 - 9:30 am

Swearin’ – “Grow Into A Ghost”

When we spoke to Allison Crutchfield for a cover story about her solo album Tourist In This Town early last year, it seemed like Swearin'
Gil Green | July 24, 2018 - 9:31 am

New Swearin’ Album “Coming Soon” On Merge Records

Swearin' reunited for some shows earlier this year and, if you happened to be at one of them, you probably noticed that they played a…
James Rettig | April 18, 2018 - 1:25 pm

Swearin’ Reunite For 2018 Shows

The great Philadelphia band Swearin' broke up in 2015 a couple years after releasing their sophomore album, Surfing Strange, and when Allison Crutchfield released her…
James Rettig | November 8, 2017 - 10:37 am

Watch The Reunited P.S. Eliot Play Two Songs Live In Studio

Once upon a time, Katie and Allison Crutchfield had a band together called P.S. Eliot. They are one of the best pop-punk bands of all…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 15, 2016 - 5:42 pm

Watch Katie & Allison Crutchfield Reunite As P.S. Eliot In LA

Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield and Swearin's Allison Crutchfield used to play music together under the name P.S. Eliot. They split up to pursue their own separate…
Peter Helman | September 10, 2016 - 11:45 am

Allison Crutchfield’s Debut Solo LP Out On Merge Next Year

Allison Crutchfield leads the great Philadelphia band Swearin', whose last album was 2013's Surfing Strange. She's also released solo music, like 2014's Lean In To
Tom Breihan | July 7, 2016 - 11:09 am

Field Mouse – “The Mirror”

Field Mouse have announced that their brand new LP, entitled Episodic, will be released this summer on Topshelf Records. They've also shared its first single,…
Zac Gelfand | June 2, 2016 - 12:08 pm

P.S. Eliot Announce Reunion Tour, Compilation

Before Katie Crutchfield started her solo project Waxahatchee, and before Allison Crutchfield teamed with Kyle Gilbride to form the punk band Swearin', the sisters played…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 1, 2016 - 12:45 pm