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Kids Interview Bands is a self-explanatory concept, but here are a few extra details: It's a video series in which longtime music writer Chip Midnight's seventh-grade daughter Olivia and her friend…   Read Story »
Both Beck and Sleigh Bells performed this past weekend at San Francisco's Treasure Island. Festival-goers were given a nice surprise when Sleigh Bells frontwoman Alexis Krauss joined Beck onstage for…   Read Story »
When we talked to Alexis Krauss of Sleigh Bells, she had come off of a day of press, stage-design meetings, and tour rehearsal, and was kicking back in her backyard in Greenpoint, Brooklyn playing…   Read Story »
These days, every famous person is friends with every other famous person, and we get stark and mostly-inexplicable reminders of that every day. So here's today's: On Saturday night, at a benefit…   Read Story »
Sleigh Bells' Alexis Krauss, who hails from Manasquan, NJ, used to perform in a teen pop group called RubyBlue, so I feel like getting "Best Vocalist" at her high school was kind of a gimme (though I…   Read Story »
Music Critic/Ui co-founder (and, full disclosure, associate) Sasha Frere-Jones remixed Georgia underground legends Pylon's "Yo-Yo" twice by adding a number of new elements, including vocals by Sleigh…   Read Story »