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Stephin Merritt

  1. radio vulture
    50 Song Memoir Is the Best Magnetic Fields Album in a Long TimeIt doesn’t quite top 69 Love Songs, but it’s close.
  2. chat room
    Magnetic Fields’ Stephin Merritt on His New Album, Gay Rights, and Catholicism“I would disagree with all of its statements. I don’t know where to begin.”
  3. music
    Magnetic Fields Releasing a New, Synth-y Album in MarchCompositional deconstructive mechanisms!
  4. the vulture transcript
    The Vulture Transcript: The Magnetic Fields’ Stephin Merritt Describes His Hatred of Kids and Fear of Drunken Straight Women“I’m particularly uncomfortable around drunken straight women.”
  5. quote machine
    Zach Galifianakis Has That MTV Movie Award in the BagPlus: Justin Bieber’s appeal a mystery to Justin Bieber.
  6. quote machine
    Jerry Seinfeld’s Observational Skills Are As Sharp As EverPlus: Helen Mirren loves Lady Gaga and plastic surgery.
  7. movies
    Watch the Trailer for the Stephin Merritt Documentary Ten Years in the MakingFortunately, he became successful.
  8. quote machine
    Team Leno Gets First MemberLil Wayne: Jail will be awesome.
  9. quote machine
    Even Tom Hanks Occasionally Feels Compelled to OversharePlus: Jon Hamm reveals his inspiration for the infamous ‘Mad Men’ fingerblasting scene.
  10. quote machine
    Stephin Merritt Unveils Practical Solution to National ScourgePlus: ‘Scrubs’ creator Bill Lawrence will hit you in the face.
  11. casting couch
    Duck, Duck, Goose: The Miracle of Flight 1549We do Georgianne Walken’s work for her and cast the inevitable TV movie.
  12. the industry
    Ron Weasley to Play Someone Other Than Ron WeasleyPlus: Stephin Merritt’s Neil Gaiman musical is ready for the stage.
  13. quote machine
    Stephin Merritt Still DourPlus Ne-Yo on John Mayer, Pete Wentz on Tina Turner, and Dolly Parton on her breasts.
  14. quote machine
    Diablo Cody: Why So Modest?Plus: Diane Keaton, uncensored!
  15. agenda
    Magnetic Fields Redeem Bitter Plight of Human ExistenceStephen Merritt is almost a music academic: cold, detached, mathematical, studying pop form in order to bend it to his will.
  16. right-click
    The Magnetic Fields Declare War on SobrietyPlus: Radiohead!
  17. apropos of nothing
    So Is Bruce Springsteen Cribbing From the Magnetic Fields or What?Via the magic of streaming audio, you can decide for yourself.
  18. the take
    TropeWatch: Bruce Springsteen, Lover of the Magnetic FieldsWe trace this trope from the most disreputable of bloggy sources all the way to the august pages of the New York Times.
  19. right-click
    Marilyn Manson Is Down With That Karma Stuff
  20. news reel
    Jonathan Lethem Argues With Music Geeks