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Guided By Voices: Our 1994 Interview, ‘The Basement Tapes’

This article originally appeared in the July 1994 issue of Spin. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of their landmark album Bee Thousand, we're republishing it…
Jim Greer / June 23, 2019

Stream Sebadoh’s New Album Act Surprised

Sebadoh's new album Act Surprised is now available on streaming platforms. Announced back in March, the album marks the band's first full-length release since 2013's…
Rob Arcand / May 24, 2019

Sebadoh – “Sunshine”

As they gear up for the release of their new album Act Surprised, Sebadoh have released a brand new single with an accompanying video. "Sunshine" is…
Will Gottsegen / May 3, 2019

Sebadoh — “Stunned”

Sebadoh have released "Stunned," the second single off of their forthcoming album Act Surprised. The band released Act Surprised's lead single "Celebrate the Void" when they…
Maggie Serota / March 28, 2019

Sebadoh Announce First New Album in 6 Years, Release “Celebrate The Void”

Indie rock mainstays Sebadoh have announced a new album. Act Surprised is the first full length from the group since 2013's Defend Yourself. They also released…
Israel Daramola / March 1, 2019

Dinosaur Jr.’s Lou Barlow Announces Solo Album ‘Brace the Wave’

Lou Barlow's been busy over the last few years with a Sebadoh record and a series of Dinosaur Jr. tours, but today he's announced that…
Colin Joyce / July 22, 2015

Sebadoh Uncertainly Embrace Dad-Rock With ‘State of Mine’ Video

"To let the children grow / To feel it themselves / To hurt and grow / It's the hardest thing I've done and I haven't…
Marc Hogan / January 29, 2014

SPIN Ranks 2013’s Best and Worst Comeback Albums

SPIN already dubbed "dance/pop" — not dance-pop — the Trend of the Year, but now it's time we look at another major theme that hung…
Kyle McGovern / December 20, 2013

Sebadoh Get Confrontational on Thrashing ‘No Wound’

In September, Sebadoh returned with Defend Yourself, a decent album and the band's first in 14 years. As frontman Lou Barlow tells it, the 13-track…
Kyle McGovern / November 1, 2013

Lou Barlow ‘Defends’ Himself

In 1987, Lou Barlow recorded a song named "Poledo," a spectral, six-minute tangle of ukelele and noise-abetted moans that had very little in common with…
David Bevan / September 18, 2013

Watch Sebadoh’s Understated But Gut-Punching ‘I Will’ Video

The first song from Sebadoh's first album since 1999 is a rarity in the nostalgia circuit: It brings out something new from founding member Lou…
Marc Hogan / September 17, 2013

Sebadoh Reunite for More Candid, Wincing Mind Games on ‘Defend Your Self’

6SPIN Rating: 6 of 10Release Date: September 16, 2013Label: Joyful NoiseFuck yeah, we still need indie-rock bands! As a nation of independent contractors, invoicing each…
Keith Harris / September 16, 2013

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: Elvis Costello and the Roots, Sebadoh, MGMT, and More

Welcome the long-awaited weekend by streaming new albums from Elvis Costello and the Roots, Sebadoh, the Dirtbombs, and (if you dare) MGMT. Find all those…
Kyle McGovern / September 13, 2013

SPIN’s 50 Fall Albums That You Gotta Hear

School is back in session. The crops are being gathered. The pigskin ritual is afoot. And once again, we await the return of the Great…
SPIN Staff / September 3, 2013

Hear Sebadoh’s Bouncy ‘Defend Yourself’ Bummer ‘State of Mine’

In a chat with SPIN, Lou Barlow described Defend Yourself, Sebadoh's first full-length album in 14 years, as "another batch of breakup songs." Barlow recently…
Dan Reilly / August 27, 2013
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