Welcome To Superstardom, Camila Cabello

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Camila Cabello stuck the landing so emphatically that it’s easy to forget she leapt in the first place. This time last year the 20-year-old Cuban-Mexican singer from Miami was fresh out of Fifth Harmony, her generation’s most popular girl group, assembled by Simon Cowell from an array of teenage strangers on the short-lived American edition … More »

Lorde, Bleachers, The National, Spoon To Play Ally Coalition Talent Show In NYC

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Lorde, Kacey Musgraves, Bleachers, Shamir, Matt Berninger and Aaron Dessner of The National and Britt Daniel and Alex Fischel of Spoon have all signed on for The Ally Coalition’s 4th annual Talent Show, to take place 1/24 at New York’s Town Hall. More »

Premature Evaluation: St. Vincent MASSEDUCTION

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MASSEDUCTION starts with a plane crash and ends with a suicide. The space between is occupied by day-glo demons that skulk in the shadows of Annie Clark’s songs and scare the shit out of her at every available opportunity. In several interviews, Clark has referred to this album — her fifth under the moniker St. More »

The Path To A Hit Single Is Changing — Just Ask Miley Cyrus & Demi Lovato

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Do you remember “Party In The U.S.A.”? Ha ha, funny question, right? How could you forget it? It was everywhere. There was no escaping it. More »

“Don’t Take The Money,” Do Watch Bleachers On Ellen

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Newly minted Stereogum cover story star Jack Antonoff is everywhere these days, and on this particular day that includes the set of Ellen. Antonoff was there with his band Bleachers to perform “Don’t Take The Money,” the lead single from the project’s recent album Gone Now. Check it out below. More »

Are You From Here?

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Rick Antonoff looks like he’s second-guessing this. Wearing a T-shirt and shorts, he’s perched on a board in a dunk tank, surveying the crowd gathered to watch as people take their shot at hitting the target — which clangs with a sound that immediately conjures state fairs and old carnivals — to send him into … More »

Watch Carly Rae Jepsen & Lorde Perform With Bleachers On MTV Unplugged

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MTV Unplugged is being revived once again, and Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff is one of the first people to participate in the new concert series. Back in March, he performed at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ, and he brought out Carly Rae Jepsen and Lorde for special guest appearances. The concert finally aired last … More »

Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”

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Last week, Taylor Swift blacked out her social media presence and she started this week off by sharing some snake teasers. Yesterday, she announced the title of her sixth album, Reputation, alongside the newspaper-themed cover art (and you thought print was dead!), and today we get the first single from said album. More »

Watch Jack Antonoff’s Short Film About Taking His Childhood Bedroom On Tour

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Although Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff has become suddenly ubiquitous as a producer — including on Lorde’s masterful Melodrama — he’s also been quite busy with his own band this year, releasing a new album called Gone Now and touring to promote it. The big story around the time of Antonoff’s tour launch was his … More »

Your (Completely Speculative) Guide To Taylor Swift’s (Possibly Imminent) New Album

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Taylor Swift has been a little too quiet lately. Some might call that a blessing; this is, after all, a woman who can saturate your entire news feed without trying very hard, and one who is also known for trying extremely hard, a polarizing figure who’s been known to wear out her welcome even among … More »