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Remember last month when we made a hand-wringing post about the death of the MP3 and thereby the end of the downloadable Monthly Mix? Well, fuck it — ZIP FILE BACK. Thank you for your comments and opinions! This is blog-in-action. But, we know some of you enjoyed the ease and increased songchoice represented by… More »

Microblogging service Twitter has signed up countless celebrities in recent months, and among them are some of our favorite musical artists: Trent Reznor! Colin Meloy! Ed Droste! Diddy! Stereogum Tweets too! But who can keep up with all that lunch eating? Most of us only have eight hours a day with which to procrastinate i… More »

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Stream Johnny Jewel’s Lost River Soundtrack

Johnny Jewel is helming the soundtrack and score for Lost River -- Ryan Gosling's directorial debut -- and has already shared several tracks from the…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 1:34 pm

Glass Candy – “Shell Game”

Glass Candy is one of the many musical groups that Johnny Jewel has a hand in. His latest project is the soundtrack to a new…
Caitlin White | March 27, 2015 - 5:52 pm

Glass Candy Soundtrack An Air France Commercial

Italians Do It Better crew members Glass Candy soundtrack a new commercial for Air France. The company used "Warm In The Winter" -- which is,…
James Rettig | March 6, 2015 - 9:08 am

Chromatics – “Yes (Love Theme From Lost River)”

Last year, Portland-based electro-pop outfit Chromatics announced that they would be releasing a new album titled Dear Tommy in 2015. But their latest track, "Yes,"…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 3, 2015 - 4:42 pm

Glass Candy – “Rise” (Herb Alpert Cover)

It's been a while since we've heard anything from the electronic duo of Johnny Jewel and Ida No who make music under the moniker Gla…
Ethan Jacobs | December 4, 2014 - 5:41 pm

Glass Candy – “Beautiful Object” Video

Earlier this month, the long-anticipated second installment of Italians Do It Better's After Dark series was released. Naturally, there are a legion of Johnny Jewel-drive…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 28, 2013 - 10:47 am

Glass Candy – “The Possessed” Video

In Glass Candy's new video for the slow, unsettled electro-pulse "The Possessed," singer Ida No skulks around a carnival and performs to a fired-up crowd…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2013 - 9:33 am

Glass Candy – “The Possessed (Extended Runway Edit)”

Ida No and Johnny Jewel a/k/a Portland's Glass Candy premiered a new track at a fashion show in Paris yesterday, "The Possessed (Runway Edit)." It'…
Liz Pelly | March 2, 2013 - 2:11 pm

Chromatics – “Ceremony” (New Order Cover)

Electro mood-generators Chromatics, who made one of the best albums of this year, have continued their ridiculously productive streak, dropping a brand-new cover of New…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2012 - 9:11 am

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Desire – “Don’t Call” Video

Italians Do It Better co-honcho Johnny Jewel hit a pop cultural sweet spot last year, making in-roads with the Gossling demo by landing one of…
Amrit Singh | January 25, 2012 - 12:03 pm

Glass Candy – “Warm In The Winter” Video

Glass Candy's hypnotic disco anthem "Warm In The Winter" gets a video, a cheerful tour doc awash in that Super 8 aesthetic. Alberto Rossini directs.
Corban Goble | November 7, 2011 - 10:05 am

Glass Candy – “Halloween”

Italians Do It in honor of John Carpenter. A message from Glass Candy: Glass Candy's sinister homage to the John Carpenter classic. A…
Amrit Singh | October 31, 2011 - 10:44 am

Glass Candy – “Warm In The Winter”/”Beautiful Object”

Portland's Glass Candy crafts warm, shimmering disco anthems and her latest EP, Warm In The Winter, showcases a pair of them with "Warm In The…
Corban Goble | September 6, 2011 - 11:24 am

Fuck Yeah Fest 2009 In Photos

In its sixth year, Fuck Yeah Fest had the explicit intention of benefitting California’s state parks, and implicit intention of scaring away media outlets afraid…
Amrit Singh | September 8, 2009 - 12:36 pm

Coachella 2009: M.I.A., Superchunk, And So Much Sun

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy The weather's getting hotter by the day, but we refuse to cave: We arrived at the grounds when the…
brandon | April 19, 2009 - 2:42 pm

New Chromatics Video – “Killing Spree”

There’s lots of lakeside creepiness and quick cuts in the Johnny Jewel-directed video for Chromatics’ 2007 Night Drive instrumental, “Killing Spree.” YouTube — and our…
brandon | March 19, 2008 - 9:48 am

New Ssion – “Clowns (Glass Candy Remix)”

In the past when we talk Italo-disco, we’re usually in the realm of Sally Shapiro … though she’s from Sweden. Ssion’s from Kansas City, and…
Stereogum | January 8, 2008 - 6:02 pm