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From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead’s fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

Ballet School sounds like wild enthusiasm coursing through the internet and spilling out breathlessly into real life. The Berlin-based trio, fronted by outgoing Irish fashion plate Rosie Blair, is very much a product of online musical discourse, tracing the members’ shared musical history through riot grrrl to shoegaze to Destiny’s Child and ending up with… More »

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“Ballet School – “Justify My Love/Partition” (Madonna x Beyoncé Cover) Video “

Band To Watch Ballet School previously covered/mashed up Madonna's "Justify My Love" and Beyoncé's "Partition" and today they've debuted a video to accompany the song.
Caitlin White | April 28, 2015 - 10:22 am

Ballet School – “Justify My Love/Partition” (Madonna x Beyoncé Cover)

Berlin trio (and BTW alums) Ballet School dropped their glittering debut album The Dew Lasts An Hour last September, and now they're venturing to North…
Patrick Hosken | April 9, 2015 - 5:17 pm

CMJ: Blue Hawaii, Ballet School, Lydia Ainsworth @ Glasslands, Brooklyn 10/24/14

Ever since we named Lydia Ainsworth's dual EP debut Right From Real Stereogum's Album Of The Week almost a month ago, I've been hooked on…
Ryan Leas | October 25, 2014 - 3:22 pm

Ballet School – “Pale Saint” Video

"Pale Saint" is one of many songs on Band To Watch honoree Ballet School's great debut album The Dew Lasts An Hour that feels like…
Chris DeVille | October 9, 2014 - 5:01 pm

Stream Ballet School The Dew Lasts An Hour

We named Ballet School a Band To Watch because their winterfresh guitar-music-disguised-as-keyboard-music was sleek, stylish, and -- above all else -- a rush. The Berlin…
Chris DeVille | August 26, 2014 - 2:29 pm

Ballet School – “Lux” Video

The Berlin trio Ballet School is making a name for itself with the pretty synth-rock single "Lux," and the song's new video, from director Nova
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2014 - 11:08 am

Ballet School – “Lux”

Berlin trio Ballet School's "Cherish" was a refreshing blast of high-energy dream-pop that featured skyscraping vocal acrobatics by singer Rosie Blair. Today the group shared…
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2014 - 5:32 pm

Ballet School – “Cherish” (Stereogum Premiere)

Berlin trio Ballet School play a strand of ecstatic synthpop that draws heavily on the '80s and '90s without ever letting their nostalgia stop them…
Chris DeVille | June 23, 2014 - 10:12 am

Ballet School – “Heartbeat Overdrive”

"Emotions"-era Mariah meets the current wave of alt-pop on "Heartbeat Overdrive" from the newly-formed Ballet School. The Berlin-based trio got together in December to deliver…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 10, 2013 - 3:45 pm