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The Magnetic Fields

  1. The 10 Best Albums of 2017Craig Jenkins chooses his favorite albums of the year.
  2. 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.
  3. exclusive
    Watch Stephin Merritt Cover a Bob’s Burgers Song“Electric Love” from season three’s “Topsy.” 
  4. music
    Magnetic Fields Releasing a New, Synth-y Album in MarchCompositional deconstructive mechanisms!
  5. last night’s gig
    The Magnetic Fields Greet Valentine’s DayThere was once a time when the Magnetic Fields could be mistaken for a rock band at their live shows. That was a while ago.
  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. music
    Pick Up an MP3 Off the New Magnetic Fields Album“We Are Having a Hootenanny” is a jangly, goofy, upbeat track off their just-released album, ‘Realism.’
  9. right-click
    The Magnetic Fields Get in the HabitPlus: Eddie Argos!
  10. right-click
    Sasha Frere-Jones’s Worst Nightmare Comes True: Arcade Fire Cover Magnetic FieldsPlus: The National!
  11. 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.
  12. right-click
    The Magnetic Fields Declare War on SobrietyPlus: Radiohead!
  13. right-click
    Hear Our Favorite New Lupe Fiasco Song!Plus: Magnetic Fields!
  14. right-click
    Supergrass: At Least 500 Times Better Than the White StripesPlus: Magnetic Fields!
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. right-click
    Marilyn Manson Is Down With That Karma Stuff