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The 60 Best Songs of 2018

The year in song reflected the state of the world around us. Here are the 60 songs that spoke to us this year.

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Wild Nothing Goes '80s New Wave on 'Indigo'

Indigo signals a throwback to Wild Nothing's previous LP Gemini while also traversing the sonic territory of '80s new wave.

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The 18 Best Songs of Wild Nothing

For nine years, Wild Nothing has rolled out one melodic gem after another, layering in guitars, synth lines, propulsive rhythms, and Jack Tatum's understated but sublime vocals to nearly perfect dream pop.

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The 10 Best Shoegaze and Dream Pop Albums of 2016

Twenty years on, in 2016, shoegaze -- and its demure twin sister, dream pop -- is a continuing presence and influence on guitar music.

Ian King
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Wild Nothing - "Reichpop" (Singles Going Steady)

“Reichpop” is the triumphant shedding of Wild Nothing's previous C86-obsessed jangle-pop tropes.

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'80s Dreamscapes and Reluctant Stardom: Three Days with Jack Tatum of Wild Nothing

“When I think about my place in music, it’s just trying to find my little pocket of the musical world where I can just exist and be happy about what I’ve done and what I’ve accomplished.”

Bianca Seidman
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The Best New Artists of 2012

The best new artists of 2012 have remade R&B for the new century, pushed eclectic art-rock in new directions, and kept indie rock and hip-hop strong.

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Wild Nothing: Nocturne

Nocturne is a complete album cycle; a mirror of the lunar phases illustrated on Nocturne's cover.

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Wild Nothing - "Paradise" (MP3)

Wild Nothing's Nocturne drops on 28 August 28 via Captured Tracks.

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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for August

Even as the record release schedule slows down with the dog days of summer, there are still plenty of albums worth paying attention to in August, from under-the-radar efforts to new work from critical faves.

Matthew Fiander and Arnold Pan
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Wild Nothing: Golden Haze

Golden Haze is less disposable than it might appear at first glance; taken together, these six songs hint at where Jack Tatum may be headed.

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Wild Nothing: Gemini

Wild Nothing's Jack Tatum owes a lot to his influences, but Gemini is the product of vision and imagination that's all his own.

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The Morning Benders + Wild Nothing + Freelance Whales: 19 June 2010 - New York

The show at Governors Island will be remembered by many as something that probably cannot be topped -- or at least not until the next Governor's Island show.

Brian C Reilly
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