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10 Best Songs of the Week: The Dears, Yves Tumor, Deradoorian, and More

Plus Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, Vundabar, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Mar 13, 2020

Welcome to the tenth Songs of the Week of 2020. It’s been a scary week thanks to the COVID-19 coronavirus, which meant the postponement of Coachella, Record Story Day, various movie releases, sporting events, and more, as well as school closings and a stock market crash.  More

Mar 13, 2020

Boston duo Vundabar (Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald) released a new album, Either Light, today via Gawk. Now they have shared a video for album opener “Out of It.” Also, now that the album is out you can stream the whole thing here. More

Vundabar Share New Song “Out of It”

Either Light Due Out Tomorrow via Gawk

Mar 12, 2020

Boston duo Vundabar (Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald) are releasing a new album, Either Light, tomorrow via Gawk. Now they have shared one last pre-release single from it, album opener “Out of It.”  More

12 Best Songs of the Week: Phoebe Bridgers, Jessie Ware, Jess Williamson, and More

Plus Real Estate, Perfume Genius, Christine and the Queens, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Feb 28, 2020

Welcome to the eighth Songs of the Week of 2020. It was busy week of new album announcements and surprise EPs. That led to another super-sized edition. More

Vundabar Share Lyric Video for New Song “Montage Music”

Either Light Due Out March 13 via Gawk

Feb 26, 2020

Boston duo Vundabar (Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald) are releasing a new album, Either Light, on March 13 via Gawk. Now they have shared another song from the album, "Montage Music," via a lyric video. More

13 Best Songs of the Week: I Break Horses, Hinds, Baxter Dury, Sharon Van Etten, and More

Plus Christine and the Queens, Jehnny Beth, Hamilton Leithauser, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Feb 07, 2020

Welcome to the fifth Songs of the Week of 2020. It was tough to narrow things down to a Top 10 this week, too many great tracks, so we've got a super-sized edition. More

Vundabar Share Amusing Video for New Song “Petty Crime”

Either Light Due Out March 13 via Gawk

Feb 05, 2020

Boston duo Vundabar (Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald) are releasing a new album, Either Light, on March 13 via Gawk. Now they have shared another song from the album, "Petty Crime," via an amusing self-directed video for the track inspired by The Sopranos. More

12 Best Songs of the Week: Porridge Radio, Soccer Mommy, Real Estate, Westerman, and More

Plus Moaning, Anna Burch, U.S. Girls, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Jan 17, 2020

Welcome to the second Songs of the Week of 2020. It was a very strong week for new songs, especially as a slew of notable new albums were announced this week. More

Jan 17, 2020

Boston duo Vundabar (Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald) have announced a new album, Either Light, and have shared its first single, "Burned Off," via a playful video for the track. More


Interviews

The End: Vundabar

Forever Parking

Apr 17, 2020

To end out the week, we ask Brandon Hagen and Drew McDonald of Boston duo Vundabar some questions about endings and death.  More


Reviews

Either Light

Either Light

Gawk

May 20, 2020

When light enters water its participles become suspended. The once blaring glow begins to fade, the colors change, and its rays diffuse, losing much of its original impact. When this refraction occurs, Vundabar songwriter Brandon Hagen wonders on the band’s new album, Either Light, where does the light go?  More