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2015 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2015

There are a couple of reasons this year has seen the release of so many great EPs: cheaper recording technology, easier distribution methods, the death…
James Rettig | December 2, 2015 - 11:00 am

List

Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

Band To Watch

Band To Watch: Yung

21-year-old Mikkel Holm Silkjær named his first band for a Big Lebowski reference, which gives you a sense of the kind of left-field humor and…
Caitlin White | September 14, 2015 - 10:06 am

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Premiere

Stream Yung’s New Self-Titled EP

When we last heard from Yung, Mikkel Holm Silkjær's project had just released last year's debut album A Youthful Dream. Today the Danish Band To
Margaret Farrell | May 15, 2017 - 10:37 am

Yung – “Nostalgia” Video

2015 Band To Watch alumni Yung are following up last year's debut album A Youthful Dream with a self-titled 7" next month. Its lead single…
Chris DeVille | April 26, 2017 - 9:54 am

Yung – “Commercial” Video

Danish DIY punks and recent-vintage Band To Watch Yung released their giddy, nervous album A Youthful Dream earlier this summer, and their new video for…
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2016 - 12:04 pm

Stream Yung A Youthful Dream (Stereogum Premiere)

Danish Band To Watch Yung are set to release their debut full length album A Youthful Dream later this week, but today we are streaming…
Zac Gelfand | June 6, 2016 - 10:59 am

Yung – “Commercial”

Last year, we made the Danish DIY punks Yung a Band To Watch on the strength of their head-turning EP These Thoughts Are Like Mandatory
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2016 - 1:34 pm

Yung – “The Child”

Danish Band To Watch and Best New Band Yung will release their debut album, A Youthful Dream, in June, and today they've shared another new…
James Rettig | May 3, 2016 - 12:33 pm

Yung – “Uncombed Hair”

We named Yung a Band To Watch and Best New Band in 2015 based on the intensity of their EP These Thoughts Are Like Mandatory
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 11, 2016 - 12:04 pm

Yung – “Pills”

Denmark's Yung were a Band To Watch in 2015 on the strength of their EP These Thoughts Are Like Mandatory Chores, and they're back this…
Michelle Laggan | February 29, 2016 - 2:29 pm

List

Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

Yung – “God” Video

Danish punk quartet Yung is the brainchild of 21-year-old Mikkel Holm Silkjær. We recently named them a Band To Watch, and they'll play one of…
Caitlin White | October 12, 2015 - 11:06 am

Yung – “God”

Yung are a Danish post-punk quartet fronted by Mikkel Holm who make surging, gleeful guitar music about being young, feeling a million things at once,…
Caitlin White | September 2, 2015 - 3:41 pm

Yung – “Blue Uniforms”

Yung is a Danish post-punk quartet who gave us the willful, glorious kiss-off "Nobody Cares" earlier this year. That song was on their debut EP,…
Caitlin White | August 6, 2015 - 1:44 pm

Yung – “Burning Bodies”

The Danish quartet Yung mixes punk fervor with psychedelic tones, leaving their music with a sense of youthful carelessness. We last heard the A-side from…
Misha Sesar | July 9, 2015 - 3:00 pm
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