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Members Of The Strokes, Au Revoir Simone, The Like Form New Group Summer Moon

Last month at her birthday party at Brooklyn's Baby's All Right, former Like member Tennessee Thomas debuted a band called Summer Moon which features the Strokes' Nikolai Fraiture on vocals and bass, Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring on keyboards, Lewis Lazar on guitar, along with Thomas herself on drums. The band played a short set… More »

By: James Rettig / January 17, 2015 - 3:52 pm

Girl Crisis – “Walk Like An Egyptian” (The Bangles Cover)

As you may remember, Girl Crisis is the Greenpoint supergroup of Chairlift's Caroline Polachek, Class Actress's Elizabeth Harper, Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring and Annie Hart, TEEN's Jane Herships, et al, whose rules are many (female-only, YouTube-only, Super 8MM-film only, covers-only) and output is little (two covers a year; female in the summer, male i… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 6, 2013 - 3:43 pm

Selebrities – “Everywhere” (Feat. Erika Spring & Lissy Trullie) (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

As a kind of Valentine's Day gift to the world, the Brooklyn-based designer-pop trio Selebrities have covered Fleetwood Mac's 1987 trifle "Everywhere," enlisting New York singers Erika Spring and Lissy Trullie to help out on the spectral harmonies. If you're familiar with the original, you know that its soft deep-chiffon vibe, which sounds extraordinarily 2013,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 14, 2013 - 12:34 pm

Montag – “Memori” (Feat. Erika Spring)

This year, Montreal producer Montag has undertaken a project called Phases, in which he releases a new single every month. The latest is a buzzing, incandescent synthpop track called "Memori," with a guest vocal from Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring. It's really good. Listen below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 30, 2012 - 1:24 pm

Watch Girl Crisis Cover Leonard Cohen (Stereogum Premiere)

The latest, eighth dispatch from Girl Crisis, the all-Brooklyn all-female concept-troupe supergroup committed to two covers a year (of a male icon in the winter, female in the sumer) via Super 8mm film in a Greenpoint apartment has just offered up their latest seasonal selection: a tribute to the bard Leonard Cohen's "Dance Me ToMore »

By: Amrit Singh / June 22, 2012 - 12:52 pm

Erika Spring – “6 More Weeks”

You've seen Erika Spring-Forster in Au Revoire Simone, and Brooklyn's all-female covers supergroup Girl Crisis, but this is the first music attributed solely to her name, less a -Forster. "6 More Weeks" comes as one side of a split 7" with Violens. That band's principal creative force Jorge Elbrecht produces and plays drums on thi… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 29, 2011 - 10:19 am