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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Taylor Swift's "...Ready For It?" is a pretty bad video, and it's not even bad in the ways that you would expect a Taylor Swift…
Tom Breihan | October 27, 2017 - 12:36 pm

Interview

Q&A: Zola Jesus On Living In The Wilderness, Making Bangers, And Learning To Let Go

There may be better places to see Zola Jesus than a desiccated upstate New York factory full of intense-looking art-goths, but there probably are not…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2017 - 9:25 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Zola Jesus Okovi

Seven or eight years ago, I saw Nika Roza Danilova lift a mace over her head in a Chicago bar, and the image has stayed…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2017 - 10:58 am

More Zola Jesus stories

Zola Jesus – “Siphon” Video

Last month, Zola Jesus was in Upstate New York to play a stunning headlining set at the Basilica Sound Festival. (I interviewed her there.) While…
Tom Breihan | October 24, 2017 - 10:18 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Zola Jesus Okovi

Seven or eight years ago, I saw Nika Roza Danilova lift a mace over her head in a Chicago bar, and the image has stayed…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2017 - 10:58 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The world moves on, another week, another column. Yes, friends, as we head into Labor Day Weekend, we present to you our latest edition of…
Stereogum | September 1, 2017 - 3:44 pm

Zola Jesus – “Siphon”

Zola Jesus' upcoming album Okovi was recorded in the midst of personal tragedy, and "Exhumed" and "Soak," the two songs we've heard from it so…
Peter Helman | August 29, 2017 - 10:11 am

Zola Jesus – “Exhumed” Video

Zola Jesus, who will be releasing her album Okovi in September, announced it by sharing the cinematic single "Exhumed." Today, we get to see the…
Margaret Farrell | August 3, 2017 - 10:05 am

Watch Zola Jesus Debut New Songs “Siphon” & “Doma” In A Solo Piano Stereogum Session

Zola Jesus was the latest musician to perform a Stereogum Session at our New York offices today. Her solo piano performance began with the debut…
Chris DeVille | August 1, 2017 - 2:04 pm

Zola Jesus – “Soak”

While Zola Jesus' last album saw the noise-goth queen stepping into the light, the upcoming Okovi is shaping up to be something much darker. Lead…
Peter Helman | July 11, 2017 - 10:09 am

Zola Jesus – “Exhumed”

Zola Jesus is returning in the fall with Okovi, the follow-up to her 2014 album Taiga. "Okovi is a Slavic word for shackles," Nika Roza…
Peter Helman | June 6, 2017 - 10:03 am

Oh Hey, Zola Jesus Talked About The Zola Story

Yesterday, my entire Twitter feed lost its collective mind over "the Zola story." The story is a narrative, told entirely in the medium of Twitter,…
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2015 - 11:46 am

John Carpenter – “Night (Zola Jesus And Dean Hurley Remix)”

John Carpenter is an iconic B-movie director and film composer best-known for scoring creepy, cinematic horror movies of the '70s and '80s. Carpenter is now…
Caitlin White | October 16, 2015 - 11:13 am

Download Meow The Jewels For Free

Meow The Jewels, the feline-sampling remix of RTJ2 (last year's best album), is here. This cat rap project began as a joke deluxe edition of…
Scott Lapatine | September 25, 2015 - 10:31 pm

Zola Jesus – “Circles”

"Nail" is the latest song from Zola Jesus' Taiga to get the single treatment. Last month, the song got a creepy video and today, it…
James Rettig | September 10, 2015 - 10:35 am

Zola Jesus – “Nail” Video

Zola Jesus is still pumping out videos for songs off her latest album, Taiga, which came out last October. The last one we got was…
James Rettig | August 27, 2015 - 10:13 am
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