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Will “Indie Pop” Ever Become Pop, Period?

A lighthearted mid-'90s romantic comedy starring Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, and Walter Matthau does not seem like the most obvious place to learn about the…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2016 - 4:43 pm
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The 2016 State Of Pop Address

The US president's annual State Of The Union address is always a loaded subject because no one can agree exactly what state the union is…
Chris DeVille | January 7, 2016 - 1:54 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

In putting this week's list together, I thought about including the video with Michelle Obama rapping about how you should go to college. It's not…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2015 - 4:13 pm
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More Chairlift stories

Artist Portraits From Stereogum’s SXSW 2016 Showcase

Stereogum is in Austin right now for SXSW and last night, we put on an official showcase at Bud Light Factory at Brazos Hall with…
Stereogum | March 17, 2016 - 10:20 pm

A$AP Ferg, Chairlift, Twin Peaks, & More Play Stereogum’s SXSW 2016 Showcase

Last night, Stereogum took over the Bud Light Factory at Austin's Brazos Hall for our official showcase of SXSW 2016. The six-artist lineup represented the…
Ryan Leas | March 17, 2016 - 4:54 pm
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Chairlift – “Crying In Public” Video

Chairlift are building one hell of a videography for themselves, and the New York pop tinkerers have just unveiled a new clip for "Crying In
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2016 - 10:55 am
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Announcing Stereogum’s Official SXSW 2016 Showcase

Next Wednesday in Austin, Stereogum's presenting an official nighttime showcase at the Bud Light Factory at SXSW. The 3/16 event features six acts you should…
Scott Lapatine | March 10, 2016 - 8:00 am
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Chairlift – “Romeo (Empress Of Remix)”

Brooklyn-based synth-pop duo Chairlift just released Empress Of's remix of "Romeo," one of the highlights from their recent album Moth. The remix begins with the…
Sadie Bell | March 1, 2016 - 1:46 pm
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Chairlift – “Moth To The Flame”

Chairlift's new album, Moth, is due out next week and the Brooklyn-based duo just released yet another single to follow "Romeo," "Crying In Public," and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 13, 2016 - 1:10 pm
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Chairlift – “Crying In Public”

Later this months, idiosyncratic Brooklyn pop greats Chairlift will release Moth, their third album and their first since 2012's Something. We've seen the videos for…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2016 - 9:22 am
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Chairlift – “Romeo” Video

Chairlift have a knack for making vivid, even iconic music videos without appearing to spend a ton of money on them. Most recently, we saw…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2015 - 10:25 am
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Chairlift – “Romeo”

Last month, Brooklyn pop-mutation specialists Chairlift announced the impending release of Moth, their third album, and they shared the video for their slick, impressive first…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2015 - 10:27 am

Caroline Polachek – “The Boy Who I’ll See Again” Video

Chairlift's Caroline Polachek wrote original music for a MAKE Beauty collaborative film. "The Boy Who I'll See Again" is a reworking of the Greek myth…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 19, 2015 - 9:51 am

Caroline Polachek & Alexis Krauss Join Grimes On SiriusXM

On Friday, Grimes took over SiriusXM's SiriusXMU channel, playing songs from her fantastic new album Art Angels in addition to music by artists like Le…
Peter Helman | November 10, 2015 - 7:31 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's list is necessarily going to be incomplete, since Joanna Newsom and Paul Thomas Anderson made a video for "Divers" and it's already been…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2015 - 9:56 am
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Hey guys, Caitlin here. I've got news to share: I've accepted another job that I'll be starting in November, and I'm really excited about it.
Stereogum | October 16, 2015 - 4:59 pm
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Chairlift – “Ch-Ching” Video

A few days ago Chairlift shared their first new material since that epic Beyonce collaboration "No Angel" in 2013, and "Ch-Ching" definitely sounds like working…
Caitlin White | October 16, 2015 - 10:20 am
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Chairlift – “Ch-Ching”

It's been three years since Chairlift gave us any of their ethereal, diamond-sharp pop, but 2015 has been such a killer year already, that it…
Caitlin White | October 14, 2015 - 1:05 pm
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Chairlift Tease New Single “Ch-Ching” Out Wednesday

It's been over three years since the release of Chairlift's last album, Something, so we're just about due for another one from the duo. Their…
James Rettig | October 12, 2015 - 2:38 pm
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Watch Jamie xx Play Seth Meyers With Romy, Jehnny Beth, Caroline Polachek, More

Jamie xx released his solo masterpiece In Colour earlier this month, and one of its high points is "Loud Places," the bittersweet disco banger that…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2015 - 8:49 am
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