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The amount of great music in the past six months has been almost unfair. As in: How are we supposed to process all this? How can we fully appreciate one major piece of work when there’s always another one coming right around the corner. And when the huge, fully-formed masterpieces are dropping from the sky… More »

From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead’s fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

Back in the early days of 2011, Megan James and Corin Roddick formed the duo Purity Ring and put a song called “Ungirthed” online without much of an idea of what should happen next. As it turns out, what followed was a steadily increasing bit of internet buzz, a positive reaction to their sound –… More »

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Nick Jonas Hit The Studio With Purity Ring’s Corin Roddick

Nick Jonas made one of 2014's most promising pop albums, and his next one is shaping up to be even more exciting. As Idolator point…
Chris DeVille | August 26, 2015 - 5:36 pm

Purity Ring – “Bodyache (Empress Of Remix)” & “Bodyache (Born Gold Remix)”

Purity Ring have shared two different remixes of their Another Eternity highlight "Bodyache" to promote their upcoming tour dates. One is from Empress Of, who…
James Rettig | April 15, 2015 - 8:46 am

Watch Purity Ring And Their Glowing Crystals Play Conan

A couple of weeks ago, Purity Ring played Late Night With Seth Meyers and gave the world a glimpse of their new blinky-lights setup, which…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2015 - 8:56 am

Watch A Beautifully Lit Purity Ring Play “Begin Again” On Seth Meyers

Purity Ring got a new light setup! The best thing about the duo's live shows, up until now, has been the crazy brass tendrils of…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2015 - 8:41 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

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…
Stereogum | February 27, 2015 - 5:41 pm

Premature Evaluation: Purity Ring Another Eternity

"I thought it was Taylor Swift." I was playing "Push Pull," the gorgeously shimmering lead single from Purity Ring's Another Eternity, for a…
Chris DeVille | February 26, 2015 - 2:49 pm

Purity Ring – “Repetition”

Purity Ring have shared another from their upcoming sophomore album, Another Eternity. This one is called "Repetition" and they played it for the first time…
James Rettig | February 4, 2015 - 8:47 pm

Watch Megan James Sing Purity Ring’s New Single “Push Pull” Backwards

In order to capture the cool effects in Purity Ring's "Push Pull" video, vocalist Megan James apparently had to learn how to sing the choru…
James Rettig | February 2, 2015 - 9:11 pm

Purity Ring – “Push Pull” Video

Purity Ring's sophomore album Another Eternity is easily one of the most anticipated records of 2015. Megan James and Corin Roddick teased "Push Pull" back…
Caitlin White | January 29, 2015 - 10:40 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

If we approached this column with a more literal set of guidelines, there's a good chance you would see a different list before you, one…
Stereogum | January 16, 2015 - 4:39 pm

Purity Ring – “Begin Again” + Another Eternity Details

Purity Ring got our attention last month with "Push Pull," their first new song in over two years, and they've finally announced the details of…
James Rettig | January 13, 2015 - 12:00 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Because Thanksgiving cut off last week at about the halfway point, we didn't do a 5 Best Songs. So for this week's column, we considered…
Stereogum | December 5, 2014 - 5:20 pm

Purity Ring – “Push Pull”

Purity Ring have been relatively quiet since the release of their 2012 debut Shrines, aside from some guest spots on tracks from Danny Brown and…
James Rettig | December 3, 2014 - 10:10 pm

Indie Rock’s R&B Movement Reaches Its Saturation Point

A few years back, a critical mass of musicians started making R&B steeped in the sort of art-damaged signifiers indie rock has traditionally claimed a…
Chris DeVille | April 30, 2014 - 1:42 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I came so close to including the Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger's "Animals" video this week, partly because it's good on its own merit…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2014 - 12:18 pm

Danny Brown – “25 Bucks” (Feat. Purity Ring) Video

Last year, Danny Brown released the tortured, introspective, adventurous rap opus Old, one of the year's best albums. One of the risky choices he made…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2014 - 9:54 am

Watch Danny Brown Play Kimmel With Purity Ring’s Megan James

Danny Brown is one of rap's most electric live performers, but somehow he'd never performed on a late-night show before last night. As the musical…
Tom Breihan | January 23, 2014 - 8:47 am
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