What a time to be alive! Japanese digital pop star Hatsune Miku is heading out on her first tour of North America this spring, and yesterday, the pigtailed hologram was… More »


Laurel Halo will be releasing a new double EP this month titled In Situ, and today the Brooklyn-based producer debuted two of its singles. “Situation” is a meditative, nature-inflicted whisper,… More »

Laurel Halo followed up her stunning album Quarantine this year with Chance Of Rain, which marked a return to her techno roots. This remix of Factory Floor’s “Turn It Up” More »

Credit: Laurel Halo - A Chance Of Rain

Brooklyn synth quease-queen Laurel Halo stays busy. A year ago, she released her dense, nauseous, generally just off album Quarantine, and she’s already set to follow it up with a… More »


Laurel Halo – “Ainome”

The last time we got to hear a full Laurel Halo album was 2012’s Quarantine, a record that was beautiful, grotesque, and one of the best albums of the year. More »

Credit: Laurel Halo - Behind The Green Door

The foreboding synth experimenter Laurel Halo named her new EP Behind The Green Door after a famed ’70s porn movie, and the latest track she’s shared from it is called… More »

Credit: Stereogum Monthly Mix: April 2013

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix — MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. — in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all… More »


Credit: Laurel Halo - Throw

The first we heard from Laurel Halo this year, after a monumental 2012, was a remix of John Cale’s “Living With You.” Now she is back with her own material… More »

Credit: John Cale - Shifty Adventures In Nookie Wood

Last year, the eternally boss Velvet Underground legend John Cale released his queasy and perplexingly titled solo album Shifty Adventures In Nookie Wood. And now, the drone-pop sensibility-challenger Laurel Halo… More »

Credit: Laurel Halo 2012

Laurel Halo will followup this year’s full-length debut for Hyperdub, Quarantine, with one more 2012 release — a 12″ due 12/10 for the label titled “Sunlight On The Faded.” Like… More »


Credit: Laurel Halo - Quarantine

Quarantine is the full-length debut by Laurel Halo for Kode9’s Hyperdub label. As “Light And Space” suggested, it builds and expands upon Halo’s recent string of promising, experimental synth-based releases,… More »

Credit: Laurel Halo - Quarantine

A few years ago, when Laurel Halo started catching the attention of websites like this one, she brought an instantly recognizable voice and look to the notoriously insular and often… More »

Electronic musician Laurel Halo will put out an EP called Spring under the name King Felix, clearly an homage to the other King Felix, Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez. Or,… More »


HBO’s medieval drama Game Of Thrones premieres April 1, and this season’s plot involves five different claims to the throne and these respective factions’ ongoing clobbering of one another (#TeamRobb). More »

Credit: Planningtorock - "Living It Out (Laurel Halo Remix)"

The Germany-based English artist Planningtorock (née Janine Rostron) has been on a steady course of profile bumps over the past year, from co-composing the Knife’s 2010 opera Tomorrow, In AMore »