The Echo Friendly

The Echo Friendly Resolve Credit Dispute Over Pete Yorn & Scarlett Johansson Song

Yesterday, the Echo Friendly's Jake Rabinbach shared a statement saying that he felt "exploited" by a cover of his band's song, "Worried," that Pete Yorn…
James Rettig | May 9, 2018 - 9:50 am

Pete Yorn Responds To Echo Friendly’s Claim He Exploited Their Song

UPDATE: The Echo Friendly and Pete Yorn hopped on the phone shortly after all this transpired and worked things out: "Pete Yorn called me directly…
James Rettig | May 8, 2018 - 12:42 pm

The Echo Friendly – “Fuck It And Whatever” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Echo Friendly make break-up songs with extra prickliness. That is due in part to the rocky romantic history between members Jake Rabinbach and Shannon…
Miles Bowe | February 20, 2014 - 12:01 pm

Farewell Republic – “Lines” (Stereogum Premiere)

Brooklyn's Farewell Republic debuted this year with their Burn The Boats LP, drawing inspiration from '90s dream-pop and shoegazer but for detours into terrain more…
Amrit Singh | December 6, 2012 - 3:52 pm

The Echo Friendly – “Supplies For Arson” Video

The Echo Friendly's "Supplies For Arson" begins with some spoken word about the song title and "the Pencil Factory," which probably isn't about setting a…
Amrit Singh | November 30, 2012 - 9:34 am