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running list of features i've published at Stereogum (updated 1/4/21). full author archive here

2020
List: Best EPs From 2020
Review: Rico Nasty - Nightmare Vacation
Anniversary: Robyn - Body Talk
Review: Told Slant - Point The Flashlight And Walk
Review: Adulkt Life - Book Of Curses
Review: Oneohtrix Point Never - Magic Oneohtrix Point Never
Anniversary: Taylor Swift - Speak Now
Review:
Magik Markers - 2020
Essay: The Social Network And 10 Years Of Reznor & Ross Scores
Review: Bartees Strange - Live Forever
Review: Devi McCallion & Katie Dey - Magic Fire Brain
Interview/Feature: Almost Famous Could Never Happen Today
Review: Lomelda - Hannah
Review: Kelly Lee Owens - Inner Song
Anniversary: Katy Perry - Teenage Dream
Review: A. G. Cook - 7G
Anniversary: Best Coast - Crazy For You
Review: Katie Dey - mydata
List: 10 Best Krill Songs
Anniversary: M.I.A. - ΛΛ Λ Y Λ
List: 10 Best Waxahatchee Songs
Review: Arca - KiCk i
Review: Braids - Shadow Offering
Review: 2nd Grade - Hit To Hit
Anniversary: Sleigh Bells - Treats
Review: Charli XCX - how i'm feeling now
Review: Perfume Genius - Set My Heart On Fire Immediately
Review: Car Seat Headrest - Making A Door Less Open
Review: Laura Marling - Song For Our Daughter
Anniversary: Dum Dum Girls - I Will Be
Review: Waxahatchee Saint Cloud
Review: Soccer Mommy - color theory
Review: Grimes - Miss Anthropocene
Review: Frances Quinlan - Likewise
Anniversary: Beach House - Teen Dream
Anniversary: Explosions In The Sky - How Strange, Innocence
Review: The Innocence Mission - See You Tomorrow
Anniversary: Vampire Weekend - Contra
Review: Georgia - Seeking Thrills

2019
Review: Duster - Duster
Review: FKA Twigs - MAGDALENE
Review: Great Grandpa - Four Of Arrows
Interview: Emily Yacina
Anniversary: Fuck Buttons - Tarot Sport
Review: Chromatics - Closer To Grey
Essay: Growing Up Tegan & Sara
Review: Vivian Girls - Memory
Review: Charli XCX - Charli
Review: Alex G - House Of Sugar
Anniversary: The xx - xx
Review: Marika Hackman - Any Human Friend
Interview: Infinity Crush
Review: Slaughter Beach, Dog - Safe And Also No Fear
Anniversary: Discovery - LP
Interview: Florist
Anniversary: Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca
Review: Palehound - Black Friday
Review: Cate Le Bon - Reward
Review: Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedicated
Cover Story: Vampire Weekend
Review: Nilüfer Yanya - Miss Universe
Review: CHAI - PUNK
Anniversary: Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It's Blitz
Interview: Yohuna
Review: Hand Habits - placeholder
Review: James Blake - Assume Form
Interview: SASAMI

2018
List: Noteworthy Movie Soundtracks From 2018
Review: Vox Lux
List: 25 Great EPs From 2018
Review: Robyn - Honey
Interview: Sir Babygirl
LIst: Metric Albums From Worst To Best
Interview: Lala Lala
Interview Advance Base
Review: SOPHIE - OIL OF EVERY PEARL'S UN-INSIDES
Interview: Sorry
Interview: Tomberlin
Interview: Beach House
Interview: Retirement Party
Interview: Dear Nora
Interview: Many Rooms
Interview: Frankie Cosmos
Anniversary: Beach House - Devotion
Interview: Vundabar

2017
List: Noteworthy Movie Soundtracks From 2017
Interview: Lucy Dacus
Interview: Long Neck
List: 25 Great EPs From 2017
Review: Fever Ray - Plunge
Review: Brand New - Science Fiction
Anniversary: Tegan And Sara - The Con
Interview: Soccer Mommy
Interview: Now, Now
Interview: Melkbelly
Interview: Lomelda
Review: Broken Social Scene - Hug Of Thunder
Review: Lorde - Melodrama
Interview: Guerilla Toss
Interview: Japanese Breakfast
Review: Perfume Genius - No Shape
Interview: Trophy Dad
Interview: Palehound
Review: Feist - Pleasure
Review: Song To Song
Interview: Lydia Ainsworth
Interview: Jay Som
Review: Dirty Projectors - Dirty Projectors
Interview: Sorority Noise
Anniversary: of Montreal - Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?
Interview: Half Waif

2016
List: 25 Great EPs From 2016
Interview: Fred Thomas
Interview: Kero Kero Bonito
Interview: Mannequin Pussy
Interview: gobbinjr
Interview: Microwave
Interview: IAN SWEET
Interview: Yohuna
Interview: Katie Dey
Interview: Tegan & Sara
Interview: Mitski
Interview: Charly Bliss
Cover Story: Carly Rae Jepsen
Interview: The Range
Anniversary: The Knife - Silent Shout
Interview: Abi Reimold

2015
Essay: The Year In Bananas
List: 25 Great EPs From 2015
Review: Beach House - Thank Your Lucky Stars
Interview: Kississippi
List: 10 Best Broken Social Scene Songs
Interview: Car Seat Headrest
Anniversary: Death Cab For Cutie - Plans
Interview: Haybaby
Interview: LIZ
Feature: Spencer Radcliffe
Interview: Amy Bezunareta
Interview: Mitski & Ryan Hemsworth
Interview: angelic milk
Interview: Adult Mom
List: 10 Best Brand New Songs
Interview: Hop Along
Interview: Gabby Smith
Interview: Carly Rae Jepsen
Interview: Yowler
Interview: Diet Cig

2014
Interview: Chumped
Interview: Girlpool
Interview: Cyberbully Mom Club
Interview: Ryan Pollie
Interview: For Everest
Interview: Cayetana
Interview: Jawbreaker Reunion
Interview: Sharpless
Interview: Roof Doctor