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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

It's been a long week, but it closes on a high note: Coachella Weekend 1! Stereogum's own James Rettig is there, on the scene. Look…
Stereogum | April 15, 2016 - 5:22 pm


Q&A: Kathleen Hanna On The New Julie Ruin Record, The Legacy Of Riot Grrl, And The Illness That Derailed Her Entire Life

If you've been paying attention to music and/or pop culture for the past couple of decades, then Kathleen Hanna hardly needs an introduction. As a…
T. Cole Rachel | August 19, 2013 - 2:40 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

This week there was something strange and new from Jane's Addiction, Drake released the anti-"Started From The Bottom," and Ryan Hemsworth laid A$AP Rocky over…
Stereogum | August 9, 2013 - 1:56 pm

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5 Memorable Sets From Riot Fest Chicago 2016 Sunday

No one does exit polls at the end of music festivals or anything, but it's hard to shake the feeling that for a lot of…
Michael Tedder | September 19, 2016 - 1:06 pm

The Julie Ruin – “Mr. So And So” Video

The Julie Ruin have shared a video for their sardonic Hit Reset track "Mr. So And So." The band told Paper that the clip is…
James Rettig | August 10, 2016 - 11:18 am

Watch The Julie Ruin Cover Courtney Barnett’s “Pedestrian At Best” In Chicago

Right now, the former Bikini Kill/Le Tigre leader Kathleen Hanna's new band the Julie Ruin are touring behind their sophomore album Hit Reset. And last…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2016 - 9:00 am

Watch The Julie Ruin Bash Out “I Decide” On Seth Meyers

The Julie Ruin released their new album, Hit Reset, last month and "I Decide" was its debut single. Last night, Kathleen Hanna and the band…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 13, 2016 - 12:14 pm

The Julie Ruin – “I’m Done” Video

At the beginning of the video for "I'm Done," Kathleen Hanna refuses to participate in an awkward interview charade involving reading nasty comments about herself…
James Rettig | July 7, 2016 - 1:41 pm

Stream The Julie Ruin Hit Reset

Next week, the Julie Ruin, the newish band led by punk rock legend and former Bikini Kill/Le Tigre frontwoman Kathleen Hanna, will release the sophomore…
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2016 - 8:40 am

The Julie Ruin – “I’m Done” (Stereogum Premiere)

Today the Julie Ruin return with the second single from their forthcoming Hit Reset. Like "I Decide," the new "I'm Done" weaves traces of primitive…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2016 - 9:04 am

The Julie Ruin – “I Decide” Lyric Video (Feat. Katie Crutchfield)

Three years ago, the former Bikini Kill and Le Tigre leader Kathleen Hanna formed the Julie Ruin, a new band named after the persona she…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2016 - 11:16 am

6 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Sunday

It can be easy to feel beaten-down and bedraggled on the third day of a three-day festival, especially if you're not a teenager anymore. And…
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2015 - 10:42 am

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Fest 2015

Pitchfork Festival took over Chicago's Union Park this past weekend with headlining sets from Wilco, Sleater-Kinney, and Chance The Rapper. The hours before those performances…
Stereogum | July 20, 2015 - 10:39 am

Photos: The Julie Ruin, Bleached @ House Of Vans, Brooklyn 5/9/15

Besides a handful of dates last fall, it was one of the band's first shows since Kathleen Hanna had to cancel a three-month-long tour after…
James Rettig | May 10, 2015 - 4:35 pm

Boston Mayor Proclaims 4/9 Riot Grrrl Day In Kathleen Hanna’s Honor

Mayor Marty Walsh of Boston has proclaimed 4/9 "Riot Grrrl Day" in honor of Bikini Kill, Le Tigre, and the Julie Ruin front-woman Kathleen Hanna.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 8, 2015 - 3:38 pm

The Julie Ruin – “Blueberry Island”

The Julie Ruin released their debut album, Run Fast, in September 2013, marking the welcome return of Kathleen Hanna, who had been on a musical…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 18, 2014 - 11:52 am

Red Bull Sound Select Lines Up Run The Jewels, Kurt Vile, DFA1979 For 30 Days In LA

While music fans in New York are used to Red Bull Music Academy taking over the city during the month of May, it looks like…
Miles Bowe | September 10, 2014 - 6:09 pm