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When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a long time ago. Or, something close to that. Here’s what we’re getting down to: It’s that time of year when Stereogum’s staff selects the 40 most exciting new* acts of… More »

It’s our first mixtape of summer! Accordingly, you should probably just act first and think later and just download it with reckless abandon, as you should do absolutely everything now that it is the season of impulsive behavior. But if you are incapable of such youthful indiscretion without examining the fine print/weighing every possible life… More »

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Roman À Clef – “Abandonware (Josh And Jer)”

Roman À Clef is a new band that features A Sunny Day In Glasgow's Ryan Newmyer and Jen Goma, as well as Ice Choir frontman…
Tom Breihan | May 1, 2015 - 2:01 pm

Ice Choir – “It’s Different Now” & “Cut Down The Tree”

The former Pains Of Being Pure At Heart drummer Kurt Feldman just produced Dum Dum Girls' holiday single "On Christmas." Feldman also leads Ice Choir,…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2014 - 10:38 am

Dum Dum Girls – “On Christmas”

If there's any such thing as a not-great Christmas-themed synthpop song, I haven't heard it. For whatever reason, Christmas and synthpop bring out the bittersweet…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2014 - 1:53 pm

Devon Williams – “Around In A Maze (Ice Choir Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

"Around In A Maze" is a lovely retro power ballad on former Lavender Diamond guitarist Devon Williams' latest solo album Gilding The Lily. Williams is…
Chris DeVille | September 23, 2014 - 12:30 pm

A Sunny Day In Glasgow – “Bye Bye Big Ocean (Ice Choir Remix)”

A Sunny Day In Glasgow came back out of nowhere earlier this year with Sea When Absent, and it's their best album. Now the group…
Miles Bowe | July 25, 2014 - 12:08 pm

Ice Choir – “A Vision Of Hell, 1996″ Video (Stereogum Premiere)

The new video from Ice Choir -- the glistening '80s pop side project of Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman -- inhabits a…
Corban Goble | August 23, 2012 - 12:54 pm

Stream Ice Choir Afar (Stereogum Premiere)

In May, we teased the forthcoming record by Kurt Feldman's (The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart) new project Ice Choir with the light, fun…
Corban Goble | July 23, 2012 - 11:55 am

Ice Choir – “I Want You Now And Always” (Stereogum Premiere)

Ice Choir is the project of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, in which he steps to the fore as a champion…
Amrit Singh | June 12, 2012 - 3:37 pm

Ice Choir – “Teletrips”

Ice Choir is the alias of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, and through that guise he makes songs that can best…
Corban Goble | May 9, 2012 - 3:15 pm

Zambri – “ICBYS (Ice Choir Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this year, we heard the lead single "ICBYS" from Band To Watch alums Zambri, a glowing slab of goth-y synth pop. Now, the Pains…
Corban Goble | February 28, 2012 - 12:33 pm