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Feist To Get Unplugged With The Police

Feist To Get Unplugged With The Police

Back in February, after having heard only “My Moon My Man” from the sublime The Reminder LP, we called it like we saw it: this was to be Feist’s big breakout year, predicting a “Chan-like rise in stature.” In a sense, that’s an understatement, but broken-out she has, winning raves around the world and up…

New Joseph Arthur & The Lonely Astronauts Video – "Diamond Ring"

New Joseph Arthur & The Lonely Astronauts Video – "Diamond Ring"

Between blog posts of his TMI -prose [www.stereogum.com], Joseph Arthur writes music. A lot of it, actually; he’s got two records out this year, the first of which (Let’s Just Be) dropped last month. Also during his poetic downtime, Joseph enjoys bumming Newports [www.stereogum.com], ascribing colors to magazines (e.g. Paste is beige [www.stereogum.com], and wearing…

The Reincarnation of Warren Zevon

The Reincarnation of Warren Zevon

Earlier this month, New West released Preludes [www.amazon.com], a pared down stash of pre-’76 home recording and demos, usually the sort of item reserved for the hopeless fanatics to buy — or vilify. As far as we’re concerned, though, the more people turned on to Z’s sardonic craft, the better. So mine on, reintroduce, reincarnate.…