Featured Yohuna stories


Q&A: Yohuna On Her New Album Mirroring

Three years ago, Johanne Swanson released her first album as Yohuna, Patientness. Its title was a mantra -- a reminder to stay calm during a…
James Rettig | February 27, 2019 - 11:00 am


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2016

We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum -- it's sort of our job! -- and every year, we attempt to codify all…
Stereogum | November 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Look, it's kinda hard to be glib about stuff today, at the end of a real shitty week, a week that only underscores how shitty…
Stereogum | July 8, 2016 - 5:06 pm

More Yohuna stories

Stream Yohuna’s New Album Mirroring

Yohuna's first album, Patientness, was about transition; her second, Mirroring is about settling, smoothing down the rough edges of youth into adulthood. There's an assuredness…
James Rettig | June 3, 2019 - 11:41 am

Yohuna – “Dead To Me” Video (Feat. Emily Yacina)

Yohuna's sophomore album, Mirroring, is coming out in a few weeks. We've heard "Rain & Prairie Snow" and the title track from it already, and…
James Rettig | May 13, 2019 - 12:31 pm

Yohuna – “Rain & Prairie Snow” Video

Yohuna is releasing her sophomore album, Mirroring, in a couple of months -- we talked to Johanne Swanson about it back when its title track…
James Rettig | April 4, 2019 - 10:06 am

Yohuna – “Apart” Video

Artist To Watch Yohuna released her long-in-the-works debut album, Patientness, in the fall, and today she's shared a video for "Apart," a track that was…
James Rettig | March 7, 2017 - 5:14 pm

Photos: A Stereogum Christmas Show 2016

We threw our first Christmas show over the weekend at the Brooklyn venue Baby's All Right with help from our friends at AdHoc. Allison Crutchfield…
Stereogum | December 12, 2016 - 12:46 pm

Join Us At A Stereogum Christmas Show In Brooklyn

Stereogum presents its first-ever Christmas show at Baby's All Right in Brooklyn on Saturday, 12/10. Allison Crutchfield & The Fizz will headline -- they have…
Stereogum | November 28, 2016 - 1:20 pm

Stream Yohuna Patientness

Patientness exudes a confident calm that is hard to come by; maybe it's hard-earned and resolute, perhaps it's the result of a lot of practice…
James Rettig | September 2, 2016 - 11:49 am

Yohuna – “Golden Foil” Video

Artist To Watch Yohuna is gearing up to release her debut full-length, Patientness, in a few weeks. We've already heard "Apart" and…
James Rettig | August 25, 2016 - 11:01 am

Yohuna – “The Moon Hangs In The Sky Like Nothing Hangs In The Sky”

Recently-crowned Artist To Watch Yohuna has shared another song from her long-in-the-making debut album, Patientness. "The Moon Hangs In The Sky Like Nothing Hangs In…
James Rettig | July 27, 2016 - 1:26 pm

Band To Watch

Artist To Watch: Yohuna

Johanne Swanson has lived in many places, but hasn't felt particularly at home in any of them. She started making music as Yohuna six years…
James Rettig | July 5, 2016 - 12:00 pm