Crystal Castles

Crystal Castles – “Affection”

We've already heard "Wrath Of God" and "Plague," now here's another new dreamy banger from Crystal Castles called "Affection." Ring in All Hallow's Eve with…
Corban Goble | October 31, 2012 - 1:19 pm
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Crystal Castles – “Telepath” (Live)

Crystal Castles have been out on the road giving folks a glimpse of their forthcoming III, a release from which we've already heard "Plague" and…
Corban Goble | October 23, 2012 - 1:11 pm
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Stereogum Monthly Mix: September 2012

Fall has fallen, as they say. As a result this month's mix of ten tracks delivered right on time for September's grand finale has all…
Amrit Singh | September 29, 2012 - 9:42 am
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Crystal Castles – “Wrath Of God”

Earlier today, Crystal Castles announced that their new record (III) -- from which we've already heard "Plague" -- will be out this November. If that's…
Corban Goble | September 26, 2012 - 3:19 pm
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Crystal Castles “Plague” Video

We first head Crystal Castles' goth-y, bombastic "Plague" back in July, and now, only two months later, we've got a clip to go with it.
Michael Nelson | September 24, 2012 - 5:52 pm
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Stereogum Monthly Mix: August 2012

Summer is ending! And you have some work to do. Did you experience that season-defining moment? That rooftop conversation, that carefree weekend of intense interpersonal…
Amrit Singh | August 29, 2012 - 10:31 am
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Crystal Castles Announce Album, Tour

Yesterday, Crystal Castles let loose their "Plague," and today the band revealed to NME that, indeed, a new, as-of-yet-untitled album is on the way (I…
Corban Goble | July 26, 2012 - 2:55 pm

Crystal Castles – “Plague”

Crystal Castles don't like us to know what they're doing. They play live in disorienting strobe-lit darkness, and they release MP3s on the internet without…
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2012 - 10:45 am
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Watch Crystal Castles Debut New Tune At Parklife Fest

Last weekend, Crystal Castles brought their blood-garglingly awesome live show to Manchester's Parklife Festival, debuting an as-yet-untitled new track that sounds like it belongs at…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2012 - 11:03 am
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Crystal Castles – “Suffocation” Video, HEALTH Remix

Alice Glass vogues hard in the new clip for "Suffocation," in which the Crystal Castles frontwoman holds down an abandoned NYC mansion. The video is…
Corban Goble | February 22, 2012 - 12:09 pm
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Reading & Leeds Lineup 2011

If you're a Muse or My Chemical Romance fan, I feel sorta bad for you, but today's your lucky day: The bands are headlining this…
Brandon Stosuy | March 22, 2011 - 10:07 am
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Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie…
Brandon Stosuy | December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Crystal Castles Perform “Baptism” On Kimmel

Alice Glass brought a red lollipop and the rag-doll energy of the "Baptism" video for a performance of the track last night on Jimmy Kimmel.
Brandon Stosuy | December 10, 2010 - 9:31 am
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Stereogum Monthly Mix: November 2010

Back again with another monthly mix which, per its title, you should continue to expect monthly. We're glad you guys enjoyed the last installment, and…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2010 - 4:10 pm
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Crystal Castles & Robert Smith – “I’m Not In Love”

I surprise myself (repeatedly) by how much I like Crystal Castles's second album. (It'll be on that endless year-end list of mine, surrounded by metal,…
Brandon Stosuy | October 26, 2010 - 4:33 pm
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Crystal Castles – “Baptism” Video

Last month I posted No Age's remix of "Baptism." This Rob Hawkins and Marc Pannozzo-directed video's for the album version of the track. Like the…
Brandon Stosuy | October 11, 2010 - 5:33 pm
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Crystal Castles – “Baptism (No Age Remix)”

This No Age remix of "Baptism" from Crystal Castles' second self-titled album sounds like the version of "Baptism" you'd find on Dean and Randy's forthcoming…
Brandon Stosuy | September 8, 2010 - 3:38 pm
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Crystal Castles/Rusko @ Congress Theater, Chicago 8/13/10

The HARD summer tour stopped in Chicago last week. Photographer Tyler Trykowski was there to document the show, which began with five DJs, all there…
jessica | August 17, 2010 - 3:22 pm

Crystal Castles – “Celestica” Video

We've heard a couple remixes of "Celestica," none as effective as the original. Especially when the original's accompanied by a somber Alice walking through a…
Brandon Stosuy | June 22, 2010 - 12:56 pm
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Crystal Castles – “Celestica (Bear In Heaven Remix)”

Thurston Moore shoved guitars and grime into "Celestica." Bear In Heaven transform it into something suppler and more percussive. The new take maintains the original's…
Brandon Stosuy | June 10, 2010 - 5:01 pm
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