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Empress Of Took a Step Back and Reinvented Her Pop Sound

We spent the morning with Lorely Rodriguez in east London's Victoria Park and spoke about how she made her a bright, vivid second album, 'Us.'
Tara Joshi
New music

Let Empress Of's Two New Tracks Take You Someplace Else

"Trust Me Baby" and "In Dreams" address common frustrations, but are elevated by Lorely Rodriguez's distinctive sound.
Lauren O'Neill
New music

DJDS Enlist Khalid and Empress Of for Definite Hit, "Why Don't You Come On"

The new track was just premiered as Zane Lowe's World Record.
Noisey Staff
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

It's Britney, Bitch: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean tackles Britney Spears, Tegan & Sara, Bibi Bourelly, and Empress Of.
Robert Christgau
festivals 2016

Pitchfork Music Festival: The Pokémon Go Scouting Report

Pokémon Go, as it already has with so many other aspects of reality, quickly threw the entire enterprise of music festivals into existential peril.
Kyle Kramer
festivals 2016

FKA Twigs Is Incredible, Chance the Rapper and Jeremih Are Princes of Chicago, and Other Pitchfork Fest Observations

The final day of Pitchfork Music Festival featured FKA Twigs proving she's literally not of this world, and a guest performance by Chance the Rapper.
Noisey Staff
festivals 2016

We're Pretty Sure FORM Arcosanti Wasn't a Desert Hallucination Because These Pictures of It Rule

The third annual Hundred Waters-curated mini festival played host to jaw-dropping performances from Four Tet, D∆WN, Moses Sumney, Perfume Genius, and more.
Rocco Avallone

The Making of Sound + Vision: Synesthesia at The Sydney Opera House

Explore the intersection of art, music and technology at one of Australia's most iconic venues.
The Creators Project

Darkstar and Empress Of Collaborated on an Eerie Electro-Soul Track

'Reformer' is taken from a yet to be titled forthcoming EP.
Michael Scott Barron
we saw this

This is What Happened When We Got the Keys to the Sydney Opera House

Empress Of, Oscar Key Sung + Banoffee, and Charles Murdoch transformed the Joan Sutherland Theatre with Sound+Vision.

[Interview] Joe Crossley Uses Technology to Weave Together Music and Art at Sydney Opera House

We speak with the new media artist about the technology behind Sound + Vision, an upcoming event where musicians collaborate with artists in real-time.
Ingrid Kesa

The Art of Collaboration With Empress Of

Ahead of her appearance at Sound + Vision with the design studio Nonotak, we catch up with the Brooklyn songwriter to find out how she feels about working with others.
Noisey Staff