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I don't want to bum anybody out, but summer's almost over. With an emphasis on almost, meaning anything can still happen (aside from reclaiming that unbridled feeling of summer's start and infinite…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the London producer and frequent Brian Eno collaborator Jon Hopkins released his Immunity LP, a prettily translucent house-music that walks the line between dance music and…   Read Story »
The Brooklyn producer Dre Skull started out making spazzy DIY dance music, but he's since become an unlikely hitmaker in the universe of dancehall reggae. And his new single "First Time" goes a long…   Read Story »
I thought that the biggest head-scratcher of the day would go to Beck and his enormous cover of "Sound And Vision" but I believe the honor goes to Purity Ring for their rendition of Soulja Boy's…   Read Story »
I don't know if it's a seasonal affective disorder thing or what, but this is the week when almost all the really good videos got all dark and twisty and Lynchian and strange. Other than the Best…   Read Story »
AG Rojas (Spiritualized's "Hey Jane," Jack White's "Sixteen Saltines") takes the helm of Purity Ring's new video for "Lofticries," a clip that stitches together strange, somewhat chilling scenes…   Read Story »
Yesterday, Portland's MusicFestNW wrapped up five days of concerts at over a dozen venues throughout the city. Among the acts who performed were Passion Pit, Beirut, Girl Talk, Dinosaur Jr., Flying…   Read Story »
Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A summer full of glorious music for him meant a summer full of…   Read Story »
Name: Purity Ring Progress Report: Corin Roddick discusses success, Shrines, and the perils of building your own instruments. Purity Ring have only been making music for two years, but the duo of…   Read Story »
Montreal's Purity Ring first became internet-famous on the strength of their first two or three songs, so imagine what a full album is going to do for them. Next week, Shrines, the duo's…   Read Story »