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Gotcha Covered: “Don’t Dream It’s Over”

When you break it down, Crowded House's "Don't Dream It's Over" is a pretty strange song. It's got a singalong hook, but it's an almost…
Nate Patrin | June 15, 2017 - 3:54 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Well, here we are: September, somehow; the unofficial end of another Cruel Summer. The days are already getting shorter, the temperature is already dipping. All…
Stereogum | September 2, 2016 - 5:37 pm


The 6 Best Moments Of Firefly 2015 Thursday & Friday

There's a great funny-because-it's-true joke in Wayne's World that captures how the rest of the U.S. views Delaware. Wayne finds himself in front of a…
Patrick Hosken | June 20, 2015 - 12:09 pm

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Sylvan Esso – “PARAD(w/m)E” Video

North Carolina dance-pop duo Sylvan Esso released the standalone single "PARAD(w/m)E" last week, and today, they've shared its video. In the clip, Dan Huiting directs…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2018 - 11:14 am

Watch Sylvan Esso Perform “PARAD(w/m)E” With Amber Coffman & Jenn Wasner On Kimmel

Last night, Sylvan Esso ushered in their new single "PARAD(w/m)E" with a performance of it on Jimmy Kimmel Live. They brought along some friends and…
James Rettig | January 12, 2018 - 2:41 pm

Sylvan Esso – “PARAD(w/m)E”

Last month, the folky North Carolina dance-pop duo Sylvan Esso followed their 2017 LP What Now by offering up a folky, very much not dance-pop…
Peter Helman | January 11, 2018 - 11:06 pm

Sylvan Esso – “There Are Many Ways To Say I Love You”

Earlier this year, the folky North Carolina dance-pop duo Sylvan Esso came out with What Now, their sophomore album. And today, they followed it up…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2017 - 9:29 am

Sylvan Esso Announce “Visual EP” Of Songs Re-Recorded With All-Star Backing Band

When Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn first teamed up as Sylvan Esso -- she of the Appalachian vocal group Mountain Man, he of the weirdo…
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2017 - 10:18 am

Sylvan Esso – “The Glow” Video

Earlier this year, Sylvan Esso released their sophomore album, What Now, and today they've shared a video for "The Glow," a track from it that…
James Rettig | June 20, 2017 - 1:03 pm

Watch Bon Iver Bring Out Bruce Hornsby, Jenny Lewis, & More At Coachella

Justin Vernon, Bruce Hornsby, and Jenny Lewis performed together at Vernon's Eaux Claires Festival last year, and during Bon Iver's set at weekend two of…
Peter Helman | April 23, 2017 - 12:27 pm

Sylvan Esso Stream New Album Following Record Store Day Scavenger Hunt

Sylvan Esso, the North Carolina electro-pop duo made up of singer Amelia Meath and producer Nick Sanborn, are officially releasing their sophomore album What Now
Peter Helman | April 22, 2017 - 5:13 pm

Sylvan Esso – “Radio” Video

Later this month, wide-eyed North Carolina dance-pop travelers Sylvan Esso will release What Now, their sophomore album. After making videos for "Kick Jump Twist" and…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2017 - 9:41 am

Sylvan Esso – “Die Young” Video

Back in 2014, the North Carolina duo Sylvan Esso released a great self-titled album, which took them from being a Mountain Man/Megafaun side project to…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2017 - 10:18 am

Sylvan Esso – “Kick Jump Twist” Video

Last fall, Sylvan Esso shared two tracks -- "Radio" and "Kick Jump Twist" -- that were included together on a 12", and presumably will serve…
James Rettig | January 24, 2017 - 11:38 am

Watch Sylvan Esso Play “Radio” On The TV

The star-studded "Wonderful Christmastime" a cappella wasn't the only memorable musical moment on last night's Tonight Show. Jimmy Fallon also welcomed synth-folk greats Sylvan Esso…
Chris DeVille | December 21, 2016 - 9:28 am

Sylvan Esso – “Kick Jump Twist”

Sylvan Esso returned with a single called "Radio" this year, one of our favorites of the week when it dropped. Now the North Carolina electronic…
Chris DeVille | November 18, 2016 - 9:10 am

Kanye West, Grimes, Chance The Rapper, & More Made The Meadows The Best NYC Festival Of 2016

There were controversy and bumps in the road throughout the lead up to the inaugural installment of the Meadows, the new Queens festival brought to…
Ryan Leas | October 3, 2016 - 12:48 pm
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