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Watch Ariel Pink Sing “Jell-o” & “Picture Me Gone” With The PS22 Chorus

Back in 2011, the kids’ chorus at PS22 in Staten Island sang a ferociously adorable version of Ariel Pink’s “Round And Round.” And earlier this month, Pink visited the school to sing a couple of songs with the kids. Today, we get the video. Pink and the chorus sang “Jell-o” and “Picture Me Gone,” two… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 27, 2014 - 8:37 am

Ariel Pink Performed With The PS22 Chorus

The children’s chorus at PS22 in Staten Island has developed a massive following for their covers of songs by indie artists, including St. Vincent and Tame Impala. One of the songs that initially brought attention to the PS22 chorus was their version of Ariel Pink’s “Round And Round.” Now, Pink has shown up to perform… More »

By: Miles Bowe / October 15, 2014 - 6:20 pm

Watch The PS22 Chorus Cover St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness”

The Long Island PS22 children’s choir have long been music blog darlings for their enthusiastic covers of artists including Ariel Pink and Tame Impala. Now they’ve taken a crack at St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness,” nailing it as usual. Watch below. More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 5, 2014 - 4:42 pm

Watch PS22 Kids Chorus Sing Tame Impala

A few years ago, Staten Island’s PS22 Kids Chorus won internet fame for doing ridiculously cute and exuberant versions of various indie rock hits. With their latest performance, they might’ve reached new levels of incongruous hipness: Taking on a Tame Impala album track from an LP that’s just a week old. Watch them singing the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 15, 2012 - 10:53 am

Little Dragon – “Nightlight,” And “Ritual Union” On Fallon, And A Song With The PS 22 Kids

Gothenburg, Sweden electro-pop outfit Little Dragon have their third LP, titled Ritual Union, due this summer via Peacefrog Records. Have a listen to its first single, “Nightlight”:… More »

By: Amrit Singh / March 29, 2011 - 12:21 pm

PS22 Chorus Covers Ariel Pink

After watching them cover MGMT, Beach House, and Phoenix, it’s no surprise the kids of PS22 do a better, more lively live version of “Round And Round” than Ariel Pink. More »

By: brandon / January 31, 2011 - 9:14 am

The PS22 Chorus Covers Beach House

They’ve covered Phoenix and tracked for Passion Pit, now the most reliably heartwarming and hipster credentialed chorus of 5th graders in Staten Island tackle Beach House’s Teen Dream opening cut “Zebra.” Well more like like give it an adorable embrace than a tackle, but you get it: Little humans from “a wide cross section of… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 12, 2010 - 9:56 am