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Yasmine Kittles, who says she's influenced by Artaud's Theatre Of Cruelty (etc.) and records with Former Ghosts, is the primary focus of Tearist, her L.A. PPM (and Pictureplane)-stamped duo with…   Read Story »
The best videos this week are mind- (and pixel-) bending clips from !!! and Nite Jewel, sexy videos from MEN and Robyn, a Halloween-themed massacre from La Sera, and a glossy, District 9-esque…   Read Story »
New Love is a fun record. The generally bleak and willfully mopey Former Ghosts might not evoke "fun" in your brain, but on their second collection Freddy Ruppert, Jamie Stewart, Stereogum40 goth…   Read Story »
Former Ghosts follow the Nika Roza Danilova-fronted "Chin Up" with "New Orleans," another synthpop standout from Freddy Ruppert & Co.'s second Former Ghosts collection, New Love. This Michael…   Read Story »
When Former Ghosts released Fleurs last year, it was the project of Freddy Ruppert with assists from the highly collaborative Jamie Stewart and Nika Roza Danilova, aka Best New Band Zola Jesus. This…   Read Story »
At the start of the month we posted "Unfolding," a whispered bit of darkness by Former Ghosts, the emotionally raw synthpop project of This Song Is a Mess But So Am I's Freddy Ruppert, Xiu Xiu's…   Read Story »
Former Ghosts is the reverb-soaked, emotionally raw synthpop project of Freddy Ruppert, Xiu Xiu's Jamie Stewart, and Nika Roza of Zola Jesus. Their fantastic debut Fleurs is out 10/20 via Upset The…   Read Story »
Former Ghosts is the reverb-soaked, emotionally raw synth project of Freddy Ruppert, Jamie Stewart, and Nika Roza (Zola Jesus). Their debut Fleurs is out 10/20 via Upset The Rhythm. We asked Ruppert…   Read Story »