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Caroline Polachek took a break last year from her synth-pop band Chairlift to work on her solo project, Ramona Lisa, and record an album. Arcadia was crafted solely on a laptop by Polachek,…   Read Story »
Caroline Polachek has spent nearly a decade leading the great Brooklyn indie-pop group Chairlift, and now she's stepping out on her own. Polachek has adapted the alter-ego Ramona Lisa for a new solo…   Read Story »
This past New Years Eve, the British label Young Turks found a great way to celebrate the occasion: A massive beachside show in Tulum, Mexico that featured most of the label's roster and a few…   Read Story »
Bey just surprised everyone by releasing her self-titled fifth solo album exclusively on iTunes. The BEYONCÉ "visual album" includes 14 songs -- featuring musical collaborations with Jay Z, Drake,…   Read Story »
Chairlift leader Caroline Polachek sings lead on "Unhold," a song from the Barcelona dance-rock band Delorean's new album Apar. She's also the star of the song's new video. Director Eric Epstein…   Read Story »
Earlier this year Jorge Elbrecht (of Lansing-Dreiden and Violens) gave us two collaborations with Ariel Pink. His new song is another in the series of collaborations, this time with Chairlift's…   Read Story »
In recent years, Dev Hynes has been best-known as a collaborator, helping people like Solange and Sky Ferreira find a certain haze-pop sweet spot. But Hynes has also been running his solo project…   Read Story »
This past weekend, Chicago's Union Park played host to Pitchfork Music Festival. The two-and-a-half-day event was packed tight with performances from the indiesphere's current marquee artists and its…   Read Story »
As you may remember, Girl Crisis is the Greenpoint supergroup of Chairlift's Caroline Polachek, Class Actress's Elizabeth Harper, Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring and Annie Hart, TEEN's Jane Herships,…   Read Story »
Chairlift's warped-but-breezy psychedelic synthpop album Something ended up in the top 10 of our year-end albums list, and now the group has shared its demo versions of five of the songs from the…   Read Story »