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For all the fresh beefing we were made to endure this week, it’s nice to have the 5 Best Songs to help us remember why we listen to music in the first place. Musicians dissing each other is fun (and often very, very funny), but at the end of a long week, it’s about so… More »

In 1959, Ornette Coleman released The Shape of Jazz To Come, a record with content almost as audacious as its title. Forty-seven years later, Coleman at least partially fulfilled his own challenge with the fearless and fertile Sound Grammar. But even that 2006 effort might not have crossed jazz boundaries as much as one from… More »

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Progress Report: Norway’s finest super producer talks about his disco-infused 2012 release, Six Cups of Rebel.

Hans-Peter Lindstrøm has been releasing some of the world’s finest electronic music for nearly a decade now, both on his own and along with fellow production whiz Prins Thomas. In 2011 Lindstrøm released RealMore »

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Mark Ronson – “I Can’t Lose (Lindstrøm Remix)” (Feat. Keyone Starr)

"Uptown Funk!" is great and all, but there's a lot more than that to Mark Ronson's laser-focused studio-pop album Uptown Special. One standout is "I
Tom Breihan | June 30, 2015 - 1:26 pm
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Todd Rundgren, Emil Nikolaisen, & Hans-Peter Lindstrøm – “Put Your Arms Around Me (Stereolab/The High Llamas Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

I'm about to throw a lot of names at you, but bear with me, they're all important and very, very cool in combination. Runddans i…
Grace Birnstengel | June 9, 2015 - 9:08 am
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Stream Todd Rundgren, Emil Nikolaisen, & Hans-Peter Lindstrøm Runddans

It's tempting to describe Lindstrøm's music simply as the kind of electronic music that makes it into The New Yorker, who are premiering his collaborative…
Caitlin White | April 27, 2015 - 2:12 pm

Lindstrøm & Grace Hall – “Home Tonight” Video

Space-disco wizard Hans-Peter Lindstrøm is getting ready to release Runddans, his unlikely collaborative album with Todd Rundgren and Serena-Maneesh's Emil Nikolaisen, but that's not all…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2015 - 11:38 am

Todd Rundgren, Emil Nikolaisen & Lindstrøm – “Put Your Arms Around Me”

Lately, an unlikely trio of studio wizards -- '70s rock mastermind Todd Rundgren, space-disco warlock Hans-Peter Lindstrøm, Serena-Maneesh guitar-mangler Emil Nikolaisen -- has been working…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2015 - 10:38 am

Todd Rundgren, Lindstrøm, Emil Nikolaisen Announce Single Track Runddans LP

More than a year ago now, we learned that three very different studio rats were combining to form a deeply intriguing supergroup. '70s smart-pop master…
Tom Breihan | March 4, 2015 - 11:11 am

Lindstrøm & Grace Hall – “Home Tonight”

The Norwegian space-disco master Lindstrøm has made some beautifully zoned-out instrumental music, but he's often at his best when he's working with a vocalist, pushing…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2015 - 11:39 am

Say Lou Lou & Lindstrøm – “Games For Girls” Video

Last month, the Swedish/Australian duo Say Lou Lou linked up with Norwegian space-disco master Hans-Peter Lindstrøm for their "Games For Girls" single, a dizzy disco-po…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2014 - 9:57 am

Say Lou Lou & Lindstrøm – “Games For Girls”

It's always fun when Norwegian space-disco wizard Hans-Peter Lindstrøm emerges from his velvet-coated underground planetarium (which is where I imagine Lindstrøm lives) and gives u…
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2014 - 4:29 pm
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Todd Rundgren, Lindstrøm, & Serena-Maneesh Frontman Team Up For Album

Todd Rundgren is the Pennsylvania-born studio-rock wizard who helped define how American big-money rock music sounded in the 1970s. Hans-Peter Lindstrøm is the Norwegian space-disco…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Lindstrøm – “Vōs-sākō-rv” Video

From Norwegian space-disco dance producer Lindstrøm's 2012 LP Smalhans comes "Vōs-sākō-rv," and a video by filmmaker Kristoffer Borgli, who captures two gangly, ponytailed, Nordic swimmer-tee…
Amrit Singh | July 10, 2013 - 11:05 am
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Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “Rà-àkõ-st” (Lindstrøm Cover)

It shouldn't be expected that Unknown Mortal Orchestra would be dolling out new tunes so quickly after the release of their excellent sophomore LP II
Claire Lobenfeld | April 24, 2013 - 2:51 pm

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “Swim And Sleep (Like A Shark) (Lindstrøm Remix)”

"Swim And Sleep (Like A Shark)" from Unknown Mortal Orchestra's recent LP II is quaint and lackadaisical, all clean riffs and soothsaying vocals. When Norway…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 3, 2013 - 1:50 pm

Charli XCX – “You (Ha Ha Ha) (Lindstrøm Remix)”

Lindstrøm's remix of Charli XCX's "You (Ha Ha Ha)" flips the original completely on its head. What was once a Gold Panda track-turned-pop song i…
Claire Lobenfeld | February 11, 2013 - 2:23 pm
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Grizzly Bear – “Gun-Shy (Lindstrøm Remix)”

Grizzly Bear have launched a brand new Tumblr, which they will be using for announcements and to preview and debut new material. Its debut include…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 22, 2013 - 12:59 pm
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Lindstrøm & Todd Terje – “Lanzarote”

Norway's Lindstrøm and Todd Terje link up for gauzy, disco-tinged track "Lanzarote." The two have plans this year to tour together after a history of…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 14, 2013 - 11:04 am

Lana Del Rey – “Blue Velvet (Lindstrøm Remix)”

In an especially on-the-nose moment of Lynch-inspired marketing, Lana Del Rey covered Bernie Wayne and Lee Morris's American standard "Blue Velvet" for an H&M ad…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2012 - 12:32 pm
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Stream Lindstrøm Smalhans

The Norwegian space-disco master Hans-Peter Lindstrøm has already released one album this year, the studio-pop experiment Six Cups Of Rebel. Next week, he drops hi…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2012 - 9:07 am
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