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Earlier this year, the London producer and frequent Brian Eno collaborator Jon Hopkins released Immunity, an album of restrained, architectural house music. After the album was out, Purity Ring's…   Read Story »
Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! won this year's Polaris Music Prize, the annual award for Canadian Album Of The Year as chosen by a jury of music journalists,…   Read Story »
Purity Ring are stomping with the big dogs now. Lady Gaga has roped the Toronto spectral-synth duo into doing an official remix of "Applause," her kinda-desperate new drama-nerd anthem. For the…   Read Story »
London producer Jon Hopkins and Purity Ring have an active creative relationship. Last month, Hopkins remixed the electronic duo's Shrines track "Amenamy" and he also has a production credit on…   Read Story »
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 »