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Stereogum Monthly Mix: February 2012

February's Monthly Mix makes up for the grievous error in January's Monthly Mix, namely having omitted Bear In Heaven's "Reflection Of You." No offense (none…
Amrit Singh | February 23, 2012 - 4:44 pm


Stereogum’s Favorite Artists’ Favorite Things In 2008

We love year-end lists, it's really a shame that no one made any this month. To remedy that, we asked a handful of our favorite…
Scott Lapatine | December 24, 2008 - 12:36 am

Quit Your Day Job

Quit Your Day Job: Tiny Vipers

Tiny Vipers, aka Jesy Fortino, recently released her Sub Pop debut Hands Across The Void: It's a spare collection of patient, painterly acoustic folk with…
Brandon Stosuy | August 15, 2007 - 12:11 pm

More Tiny Vipers stories

Tiny Vipers – “K.I.S.S.”

It has been eight god damn years since Jesy Fortino, the Seattle musician who records as Tiny Vipers, released Life On Earth, a stark and…
Tom Breihan | March 24, 2017 - 10:11 am

Daughn Gibson – “Reach Into The Fire”

Earlier this year, the former Pearls & Brass drummer Daughn Gibson hit the radar with his solo debut All Hell, which found him, basically, singing…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2012 - 3:42 pm

Mirroring – “Fell Sound”

Mirroring is a new project that pairs up two women who are truly excellent at making diffuse, spaced-out, vaguely ominous home-recorded ambient music: Liz Harris,…
Tom Breihan | February 22, 2012 - 3:33 pm

Tiny Vipers Does “Dreamer” Live On KEXP

A continually powerful live performer, Jesy Fortino, aka Tiny Vipers, recently turned in a moving, damn-near incantatory rendition of Life On Earth standout "Dreamer" in…
Brandon Stosuy | July 20, 2009 - 11:07 am

The ‘Gum Drop XCV: Hear New Tiny Vipers, Win Wilco Goods

Next week, Jesy Fortino, aka Seattle's Tiny Vipers, is releasing her second Sub Pop full length, Life On Earth. Building up and clarifying what we…
Brandon Stosuy | July 1, 2009 - 10:03 am

Tiny Vipers – “Development”

Jesy Fortino, aka Seattle's Tiny Vipers, is releasing her second Sub Pop full length, Life on Earth next week (7/7). It's one of the year's…
Brandon Stosuy | June 30, 2009 - 9:26 am

New Tiny Vipers – “Dreamer”

This summer Jesy Fortino, aka Seattle's Tiny Vipers, is releasing her second Sub Pop full length, the Andrew Hernandez-produced Life on Earth. 2007's Hands Across
Brandon Stosuy | May 26, 2009 - 9:22 am

New Tiny Vipers Live Video – “On This Side”

This live footage of Jesy Fortino strumming and singing through "On This Side," a song from last year's much overlooked Hands Across The Void, is…
Stereogum | January 7, 2008 - 4:43 pm

Tiny Vipers’ Hands Across A Construction Site And An Alleyway

We haven't been shy about digging past Gum Dropper and restaurant worker Jesy Fortino, aka Tiny Vipers, and her fantastic Sub Pop debut, Hands Across
Stereogum | December 7, 2007 - 3:20 pm

The ‘Gum Drop Giveaway #10

Trick or treat? If you didn't open up your inbox today, you may very well have missed this week's 'Gum Dropped track, a hushed, keyboard-lined…
Stereogum | October 31, 2007 - 4:47 pm

Tiny Vipers – “Another Day’s Sun”

For the Halloween edition of the Drop, we contacted autumnal Pacific Northwest Stereo-fave, and jack-o-lantern-of-all-trades Jesy Fortino, aka Tiny Vipers, whose Sub Pop debut Hands
Stereogum | October 30, 2007 - 12:01 pm

New Tiny Vipers Live Video – “The Downward”

This past weekend Jesy Fortino, aka Tiny Vipers, celebrated the release of her Sub Pop debut with Portland's 2% Majesty and longtime area Pacific Northwest…
Stereogum | August 8, 2007 - 5:25 pm