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High Highs – “A Real Hero” (College & Electric Youth Cover) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Though it might be blasphemy for some to picture College’s “A Real Hero” soundtracking ANYTHING other than Ryan Gosling driving through the night, but the video to High Highs recent majestic cover of the track puts it in a different and enjoyable new context. In a brightly lit forest, a group of people swim, laugh,… More »

By: Miles Bowe / October 2, 2013 - 3:22 pm

High Highs – “A Real Hero” (College Cover)

Last we heard from High Highs they had put out a new album at the beginning of this year with some very airy, pretty songs on it. Now they’ve just released a cover of “A Real Hero” by College, which you all remember as the song from Drive that makes you feel really good about… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 12, 2013 - 12:07 pm

High Highs – “In A Dream”

High Highs are a duo — one singer-songwriter type and one electronic doohickey-manipulator — who started out messing around in an Australian studio and who have since moved to Brooklyn. They’ll release their album Open Season soon, and the single “In A Dream” is a laid-back shimmer-glide. Listen to it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 25, 2013 - 3:42 pm

DIIV, High Highs, Killer Mike, Beat Culture @ Brooklyn Bowl 5/24/12

Last night was Hype Machine’s Fast Forward League Night, which was put on by the Hype dudes themselves as well as Consequence Of Sound, Gorilla Vs. Bear, I Guess I’m Floating, Awesome Tapes From Africa and us. The lineup featured the likes of Beat Culture, Killer Mike (who mixed it up in the crowd), High… More »

By: Stereogum / May 25, 2012 - 2:29 pm