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The 10 Best Cranberries Songs

The Cranberries were one of the alt-rock era's biggest successes. That's true in numerical terms: The Irish band's first two albums, 1993's Everybody Else Is
Simon Vozick-Levinson | January 16, 2018 - 12:38 pm

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Dolores O’Riordan’s Voice Was An Unmistakable Light In The Time Of Grunge

The Cranberries were a more-than-competent alt-rock band who put together some good records, some great hits, and a few songs from after the fuss died…
Dan Weiss | January 15, 2018 - 6:30 pm

The Anniversary

The Clueless Soundtrack Turns 20

Films made about teenagers are ephemeral by default. That doesn't make them forgettable, but while plotlines traverse decades (Clueless is, after all, based on Jane…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 17, 2015 - 10:50 am

More The Cranberries stories

Japanese Breakfast – “Dreams” (The Cranberries Cover)

Japanese Breakfast have been covering the Cranberries' "Dreams" live for a couple years now, long before Dolores O'Riordan's sudden death earlier this year, but they've…
James Rettig | April 25, 2018 - 3:36 pm

Watch Arcade Fire Cover The Cranberries’ “Linger” In Dublin

Arcade Fire paid tribute to one of the great Irish rock bands while performing in Dublin tonight. During the encore, they honored the late Dolores…
Peter Helman | April 6, 2018 - 8:38 pm

The Cranberries Announce Final Album With Dolores O’Riordan And 25th Anniversary Edition Of Debut

The Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan died earlier this year, and today the remaining members of the band have announced that they will complete work on…
James Rettig | March 7, 2018 - 1:41 pm

Hear Anohni Cover The Cranberries’ “No Need To Argue”

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan died suddenly last week, and today, Anohni has shared a brief a cappella cover of the Cranberries 1994 cut "No Need…
Peter Helman | January 22, 2018 - 8:32 pm

$uicideboy$ Pay Tribute To Dolores O’Riordan

Yesterday, we learned that the Cranberries' Dolores O'Riordan died suddenly at 46 of what police are calling "unexplained" causes. The New Orleans-based rap duo $uicideboy$…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 16, 2018 - 2:24 pm

Watch Dolores O’Riordan Sing Cranberries Hits In Her Final Public Performance

Dolores O'Riordan gave what turned out to be her final public performance at the holiday party for Stereogum's parent company, the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group,…
Peter Helman | January 15, 2018 - 10:10 pm

Cranberries’ Dolores O’Riordan Dead At 46

Dolores O'Riordan, longtime frontwoman of the Irish alt-rock band the Cranberries, has died, as the BBC reports. O'Riordan was in London to record vocals on…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2018 - 12:43 pm

A. Savage – “Linger” (The Cranberries Cover)

Andrew Savage is one of two frontmen behind psychedelic New York post-punkers Parquet Courts, and they've got a new album coming out next year. But…
Tom Breihan | December 13, 2017 - 11:58 am

Watch Shamir, Sad13, & Other Philly Musicians Cover The Cranberries’ “Linger”

Recently, a supergroup of Philly-based indie musicians -- Shamir, Sad13 (aka Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz), the Dove & The Wolf, and Queen Of Jeans…
Andy Cush / Spin | September 25, 2017 - 7:32 pm

Hear The Cranberries’ Acoustic “Linger” From New Unplugged Hits LP

Irish '90s alt-rock stars the Cranberries are releasing Something Else next month, an unplugged album featuring acoustic and orchestral versions of their greatest hits in…
Pranav Trewn | March 14, 2017 - 1:42 pm

D.A.R.K. – “Gunfight”

D.A.R.K., the new supergroup that features Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan and former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke, are getting ready to release their debut album Science
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2016 - 1:13 pm

D.A.R.K. – “Loosen The Noose”

Last month, we found out that Cranberries leader Dolores O'Riordan, former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke, and New York producer Olé Koretsky had gotten together to…
James Rettig | April 8, 2016 - 9:58 am

Smiths Bassist & Cranberries Singer Are D.A.R.K.

A chance meeting between the Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan and former Smiths bassist Andy Rourke resulted in the serendipitous formation of a new band called…
Peter Helman | March 24, 2016 - 11:36 pm