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When Justin Bieber released his almost-number-one single “Sorry” back in October, I wrote an impassioned screed on the song and Bieber’s Redemption-era sound. “Sorry” was announced as a Skrillex x Blood co-production, to which a lot of people responded: “Who?” Though Michael Tucker has worked on some of the biggest pop records of the past… More »

This week, the unavoidable question must be addressed: What is 5 Best Songs in a post-Art Angels world? (We found ourselves in a similar position earlier this year, when faced with 5 Best Songs in a post-E•MO•TION world.) So what is it? It is, in part, a world in which other artists pay tribute to… More »

Grimes gave us Art Angels a week ago today, meaning we had 10 new Grimes songs eligible for this week’s 5 Best (everything except the previously released “Flesh Without Blood,” “Life In The Vivid Dream,” “Laughing And Not Being Normal,” and “SCREAM”). And yeah, we considered giving her all five slots — it would still… More »

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Grimes – “Flesh Without Blood / Life In The Vivid Dream” Video

The path leading up to Grimes' fourth album, Art Angels, has been a bit of a winding one. Last summer, she followed up her 2012…
Peter Helman | October 26, 2015 - 3:28 pm

Watch Grimes Debut New Songs At Beach Goth 4

Grimes is releasing a new song, "Flesh Without Blood," on Monday, and the entirety of her new album Art Angels is expected to be out…
Peter Helman | October 25, 2015 - 10:38 am

Preview New Grimes Music In Tour Rehearsal Clip

Grimes is set to release a new song called "Flesh Without Blood" on Monday, presumably accompanied by the music video she's been teasing, and her…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2015 - 5:03 pm

Kim Gordon Discusses Grimes, Caitlyn Jenner, Chrissie Hynde, Spice Girls With Bret Easton Ellis

Kim Gordon is the latest rock star to guest on The Bret Easton Ellis Podcast, and her conversation with Ellis touches on lots of people…
Chris DeVille | October 20, 2015 - 3:51 pm

Grimes Shares Cover Art For New Album Art Angels, Out Next Week

Just last night, Grimes was talking up her new record in an interview, and today she's revealed the album title, artwork, and pinpointed a more…
James Rettig | October 19, 2015 - 11:14 am

New Grimes Album Inspired By “Bro-Art” Like Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen, & Al Pacino In Godfather II

Grimes has been doling out information about her new album, the highly anticipated follow-up to her 2012 breakthrough Visions, in precious little trickles. We still…
Peter Helman | October 18, 2015 - 11:33 pm

Watch Grimes’ Canadian Election PSA

Sometimes Grimes gets frustrated with the media for aggregating what she posts on her Tumblr, but in this case hopefully she appreciates the signal boost.
Caitlin White | October 9, 2015 - 4:16 pm

The Week In Pop: The 18 Most Anticipated Pop Albums Of The Fall

We've been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music's biggest names, and it's looking like many of them will finally arrive…
Chris DeVille | September 17, 2015 - 4:06 pm

Grimes Announces Rhinestone Cowgirls Tour

Grimes announced today via Twitter that she will embark on her headlining North American tour this fall alongside Nicole Dollanganger, who she recently signed to…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 14, 2015 - 10:39 am

Nicole Dollanganger – “Angels Of Porn (II)” Video

Canadian singer/songwriter Nicole Dollanganger is about to release her new album Natural Born Losers, an album Grimes apparently loves so much she started a new
Peter Helman | September 14, 2015 - 10:01 am

Grimes, TV On The Radio, Tinashe To Play Red Bull Sound Select’s 30 Days In LA

Last year, for the first time ever, Red Bull Sound Select spent all of November presenting some finely-curated shows in venues all around the city…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 9:52 am

Grimes, Kanye, Haim, The Weeknd, & More Model For Alexander Wang Charity Campaign

Alexander Wang is celebrating the 10th anniversary of his fashion line this year, and the company has partnered with Do Something to release a collection…
James Rettig | September 1, 2015 - 2:21 pm

Grimes & James Brooks Launch Not-Really-A-Record-Label Eerie Organization; Hear Nicole Dollanganger’s “You’re So Cool”

Grimes is noncommittal to the new business venture she's starting to release Canadian singer/songwriter Nicole Dollanganger's new album Natural Born Losers, insisting that Eerie Organization
Caitlin White | August 28, 2015 - 11:18 am

Grimes Hates All Her Singles

In 2012, Grimes released Visions, an impulsive, experimental collection of pop songs that propelled the producer out of her insular Montreal scene and onto a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 27, 2015 - 3:55 pm

Grimes Shares Love Letter To Star Wars

Love magazine enlisted Canadian indie pop star Grimes to write about her adoration of Star Wars for their latest issue. It's only available in print,…
Caitlin White | July 29, 2015 - 10:25 am

Grimes Teases “Happy And Angry” Album Full Of Diss Tracks, Guitar

Grimes has been working on the highly anticipated follow-up to her 2012 breakthrough Visions for a while now, but she's kept things pretty mysterious. As…
Peter Helman | July 28, 2015 - 9:45 pm

Beach Goth 4 Lineup

The fourth installment of the Growlers’ annual Beach Goth festival will go down 10/24-25 at the Observatory Grounds in Orange County, California, and its lineup…
Chris DeVille | July 8, 2015 - 1:21 pm

Grimes Will Surprise Release New Album In October

Grimes has been hard at work on a Visions follow-up for a while now. Rejected Rihanna single “Go” seemed like more of an outlier than…
James Rettig | May 24, 2015 - 10:10 am

Check Out Grimes’ Met Gala Photo Diary For Vogue

The only Met Gala attendee whose outfit really deserves a photo diary is Rihanna. Not only did she don an enormous yellow peacock train that…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 6, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Grimes Enters The Tidal Debate

Following yesterday’s impassioned plea from Jay Z to give Tidal more time, Grimes — who started working with his Roc Nation management company in 2013
James Rettig | April 27, 2015 - 8:57 am
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