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The former Pains Of Being Pure At Heart drummer Kurt Feldman just produced Dum Dum Girls' holiday single "On Christmas." Feldman also leads Ice Choir, the synthpop quartet whose 2012 debut album Afar…   Read Story »
If there's any such thing as a not-great Christmas-themed synthpop song, I haven't heard it. For whatever reason, Christmas and synthpop bring out the bittersweet best in each other. Dum Dum Girls…   Read Story »
"Around In A Maze" is a lovely retro power ballad on former Lavender Diamond guitarist Devon Williams' latest solo album Gilding The Lily. Williams is releasing a digital single for another song from…   Read Story »
A Sunny Day In Glasgow came back out of nowhere earlier this year with Sea When Absent, and it's their best album. Now the group will release the 5-song No Death EP, which comes with a remix of the…   Read Story »
When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a long time ago. Or, something close to that. Here's what…   Read Story »
The new video from Ice Choir -- the glistening '80s pop side project of Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman -- inhabits a gloriously Web 1.0/Second Life aesthetic, an ode to technology and…   Read Story »
In May, we teased the forthcoming record by Kurt Feldman's (The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart) new project Ice Choir with the light, fun late-'80s/early-'90s love letter "Teletrips" and the starry "I…   Read Story »
It's our first mixtape of summer! Accordingly, you should probably just act first and think later and just download it with reckless abandon, as you should do absolutely everything now that it is the…   Read Story »
Ice Choir is the project of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, in which he steps to the fore as a champion of gossamer '80s synth production. Kurt's armed with a sighing new wave tenor…   Read Story »
Ice Choir is the alias of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, and through that guise he makes songs that can best be described as a love letter to the gloriously cheesy, lite FM fare of…   Read Story »