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10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Waxahatchee Songs

Katie Crutchfield decamped to her parents' home in the dead of winter to record an album. It was 2011 and Crutchfield was nearing the end…
James Rettig | July 6, 2020 - 11:04 am

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2020 So Far

You've seen the memes. It's only been five months and 2020 has already been a historical shitshow of a year. Thousands and thousands died while…
Stereogum | June 10, 2020 - 9:30 am

The Week In Pop

The Benevolent Celebrity Livestream Parade Is So Bleak

Livestreams suck. Livestreams have always sucked. There are exceptions -- when your favorite artist logs on, when something incredibly charming and unexpected happens -- but…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2020 - 4:00 pm

More Waxahatchee stories

Watch Phoebe Bridgers, Waxahatchee, Jeff Tweedy, Beck, & More Cover Daniel Johnston

Yesterday was the one-year anniversary of Daniel Johnston's death. As a tribute to the beloved outsider singer-songwriter, New York's Electric Lady Studios organized Honey I…
Peter Helman | September 12, 2020 - 6:38 pm

Bedouine, Hurray For The Riff Raff, Waxahatchee – “Thirteen” (Big Star Cover)

Bedouine's Azniv Korkejian, Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield, and Hurray For The Riff Raff's Alynda Segarra have teamed up for a collaborative cover of Big Star's 1972…
Peter Helman | September 9, 2020 - 10:30 am

Save Stereogum: An ‘00s Covers Comp

I started Stereogum in 2002 with a LiveJournal and a dream (to get free CDs). Seriously though, I started this site to discuss new music…
Scott Lapatine | June 29, 2020 - 8:22 am

Katie Crutchfield Performing Each Waxahatchee Album In Weekly Ticketed Livestreams

For a while there, Katie Crutchfield was hopping on Instagram Live with Kevin Morby on a weekly basis, covering songs and playing her own music,…
James Rettig | May 27, 2020 - 10:30 am

Whitney – “Take Me Home, Country Roads” (John Denver Cover) (Feat. Waxahatchee) & “Rain” (SWV Cover)

Whitney, the deeply chill Chicago indie duo, recently went through a traumatic experience, when the members of the band were robbed at gunpoint in broad…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2020 - 9:16 am

Watch Waxahatchee & Kevin Morby Cover Big Star, Silver Jews, John Prine, Emmylou Harris

Waxahatchee just released Saint Cloud, an absolute stunner of an album, into the quarantine era. That means that Katie Crutchfield and her partner Kevin Morby…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2020 - 1:32 pm

Waxahatchee – “So Hot You’re Hurting My Feelings” (Caroline Polachek Cover)

If you were watching Katie Crutchfield and Kevin Morby's most recent Instagram Live stream on the eve of the release of Waxahatchee's Saint Cloud like…
James Rettig | April 1, 2020 - 1:08 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Waxahatchee Saint Cloud

Katie Crutchfield creates a new vocabulary when she sings. Her voice curls around words -- she adds extra syllables to them and smushes them together,…
James Rettig | March 23, 2020 - 12:40 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | March 20, 2020 - 5:09 pm

Waxahatchee – “Can’t Do Much”

We're a couple weeks out from the release of Waxahatchee's new album, Saint Cloud. Katie Crutchfield has shared two songs from it already, "Fire" and…
James Rettig | March 16, 2020 - 10:00 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | February 21, 2020 - 4:48 pm

Waxahatchee – “Lilacs”

Waxahatchee's fifth album, Saint Cloud, is coming out at the end of next month. So far, Katie Crutchfield has shared its lead single, "Fire," which…
James Rettig | February 18, 2020 - 10:00 am
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