synthpop

Interviews

Why Indie Rock Fifty-Somethings Are Going Synthpop

Decades into their careers, rock 'n' roll journeymen from seminal bands like Guided By Voices and Pavement are discovering the subversive joys of making electronic music.
Gary Suarez
3.25.19
Holy Shit

Hoo Buddy, Here's Chvrches' New Song "Get Out"

Lift us from the sunken place, peeps.
Phil Witmer
1.31.18
Internet Exploring

The Knife Definitely Broke Up but Here They Are Doing Weird Stuff Again

Creepiest promo videos in the game.
Phil Witmer
8.10.17
Premieres

Watch Urban Cone Throw a Dance Party with a Bunch of Cute Kids

This video for "Old School" is more adorable than a miniature pony in a sweater. It's also a rumination on social media and modern romance.
Noisey Staff
4.5.17
Noisey News

Feel Energized by Future Islands’ Propulsive New Single “Ran”

This is the lead track from their new album 'The Far Field.'
Lauren O'Neill
2.1.17
Premieres

Tesla Boy's Video for "Circles" Is One of the Best This Year

It takes mad skills to go hard while balancing a roasted bird on a plate, OK?
Kim Taylor Bennett
12.7.16
Interviews

DIANA Made the Sophomore Album They Wanted to Make, Labels Be Damned

"We presented something that—to us—felt so much more real and actually musical in a way that was like we weren't hiding behind anything."
Sarah MacDonald
11.15.16
Premieres

Midnight to Monaco's "One Way Ticket" Is a One Way Ticket to Adventure

The LA duo have penned an end of summer anthem that encourages pleated pants, ill-advised affairs, and escape.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.25.16
Premieres

"Annie" Might be the Best Video Neon Indian's Ever Made

Alan Palomo is bereft, he's stuck in a karaoke video, he's looking for his lady like Harrison Ford was always trying to find his wife back in the 90s.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.16.16
Premieres

Watch Prinze George's Intimate Yet Epic Video for "Wait Up"

The Maryland trio go for the emotional jugular.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.11.16
Premieres

Totemo Is Made of Magic: Watch Her Elegant Video for "Kick"

Shot in a crumbling parking lot in Tel Aviv, Totemo's latest work is a piece of fluid beauty.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.5.16
Premieres

Let the Music Move You: Watch Banoffee's Video for "Oceans"

Dancer Aisha Kuryana dances all over a baseball pitch in the Aussie synthpop star's new vid. It's interpretive.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.1.16
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