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Kindness – “Who Do You Love? (Jeremy Sylvester Bump Mix)” (Feat. Robyn)

On his 2014 album Otherness, the British disco-pop auteur Kindness teamed up with Robyn for a heartfelt synthpop anthem called "Who Do You Love?" Tomorrow, he'll release an EP of "Who Do You Love" remixes that includes contributions from people like Joakim and Jam City. And on one six-minute reworking, the UK producer Jeremy… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 5, 2015

2015 Grammy Nominees Announced

UPDATE: Read our breakdown of the nominations here. // The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences has been announcing Grammy nominations one-by-one this morning on CBS This Morning. Irritatingly, we won't learn the nominees for the most important award, Album Of The Year, until tonight; the Academy is announcing them as part of tonight'… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 5, 2014

Watch SNL Parody Ariana Grande, Megan Trainor, Sam Smith, & Lorde With Young Tarts & Old Farts Commercial

A highlight of tonight's funny (really) and cameo-filled (Jennifer Lawrence, Crazy Eyes) episode of Saturday Night Live was the fake commercial for Young Tarts & Old Farts, a compilation of duets in the style of Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga's recent chart-topping album Cheek To Cheek. This gave the cast an opportunity to break out… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / November 16, 2014

Kindness – “Who Do You Love?” (Feat. Robyn) Video

The last time the disco-pop auteur Kindness made a music video, it the dance-centric clip for "This Is Not About Us," and it was great. For the next video from his new album Otherness, Kindness has gone a radically different direction while still working with the same director, Daniel Brereton. The new cli… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 11, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Monument Dance (Marcus Marr Mix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Röyksopp's farewell album The Inevitable End includes a new version of their Robyn collaboration "Monument," which we shared back in September. Now that the album is days away from release, DFA's Marcus Marr has delivered another remix of the song. It's called "Monument Dance" because whereas the previous versions were total head-bobbers, thi… More »

By: Chris DeVille / November 7, 2014

Röyksopp – “Skulls”

There's been a lot said about the death of the album and not much follow-through, but it seems like Norwegian duo Röyksopp may be abandoning the format after their next album. Today, they announced their new album, The Inevitable End, with this message: "We feel like this is a goodbye to the traditional album… More »

By: James Rettig / September 29, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Monument (The Inevitable End Version)”

Röyksopp & Robyn released the very good mini-album Do It Again with the promise that it was just the beginning of new work to come from each artist individually. Today, Röyksopp unveiled a new version of "Monument," subtitled "The Inevitable End Version," calling it "an indication of things to come." Below you can hear a… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 8, 2014

Robyn – “Tell You (Today)” (Arthur Russell Cover)

The list of stars on the new Arthur Russell tribute, Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell, is pretty blinding, but even among acts like Blood Orange, Sufjan Stevens, and Hot Chip, Robyn shines pretty brightly. So too does her cover of Russell's "Tell You (Today)," which is nothing short of joyous, worthy of… More »

By: Michael Nelson / September 3, 2014

Watch Röyksopp & Robyn Play “Do It Again” On Fallon

Röyksopp and Robyn brought their dance collaboration to Fallon last night and performed the title track from their new Do It Again mini-album. Robyn wore a mustard yellow jacket with leg warmers and chunky sneakers and danced pretty much the whole time, except for when she delivered the climax of the song laying down o… More »

By: James Rettig / August 19, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “A Monument To Everything (Kindness Remix)”

Earlier this year, Adam Bainbridge, aka Kindness, completely remade Blood Orange's "Uncle ACE" with house legend Robert Owens. Now he's taken on the spacious, slow-burning "Monument" by Röyksopp & Robyn, from their recent mini-album Do It Again, this time completely remaking it as "A Monument To Everything." It's such a drastic reformation that… More »

By: Miles Bowe / August 15, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Monument (Mark E Remix)”

Röyksopp and Robyn's "Monument" off their collaborative mini-album recently got the video treatment and now it has a remix courtesy of house producer Mark E from the label Ghostly International. "Mark E's groove puts me in a trance," Robyn said about the song on her website. "You can hear it's him immediately, it'… More »

By: James Rettig / August 14, 2014

Photos: Øyafestivalen 2014

Øyafestivalen has now entered its 13th year, and last week, the Norwegian festival's 2014 iteration filled Oslo with excellent artists. There were folk musicians like Angel Olsen and Bill Callahan alongside electronic artists like Todd Terje and Darkside alongside major headlining acts like Outkast, Robyn, and Queens Of The Stone Age. We sent photographer More »

By: Miles Bowe / August 13, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Monument” Video

Robyn and Röyksopp got together earlier this year to release their collaborative mini-album Do It Again, and they've already made videos for "Sayit" and the title track. Their newest video, for the epic seven-minute opening track "Monument," is a sci-fi headfuck with themes about both outer space and inner space. In the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 12, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Do It Again” Video

Earlier this year, the Swedish pop queen Robyn and the Norwegian production duo Röyksopp got together to release the collaborative mini-album Do It Again. And though they've already dropped a video for their song "Sayit," they didn't really go for it visually until they made their brand-new video for the title track. Director… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 21, 2014

Watch Röyksopp & Robyn Play Kimmel

Our current favorite Scandinavian collaboration, Röyksopp and Robyn, made their television debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night with an explosive performance of the title track from their EP, Do It Again, as well as their funky "Monument." The cultural and musical neighbors received an intensely positive reaction to their teaming up this spring, and… More »

By: Sadaaf Mamoon / July 1, 2014

Photos: Robyn & Röyksopp @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco 6/28/14

We finally got to hear some new Robyn songs, recorded at her performance in Hollywood last night. And this past Saturday, the singer (along with her buddies Röyksopp) stopped off in San Francisco for a large show at the Bill Graham Auditorium. We sent our photographer Moses Namkung to capture the performance, and you… More »

By: Miles Bowe / June 30, 2014

Watch Robyn Debut “Love Is Free” & “Set Me Free” In Hollywood

When Robyn & Röyksopp recently released their mini-album Do It Again, they made it pretty clear it was an appetizer for what to expect when they release their respective new albums, which are on their way. Now Robyn has begun teasing us even more by debuting new music at her performance with Röyksopp at Hollywood… More »

By: Miles Bowe / June 30, 2014

Photos: NorthSide Festival (Denmark) 2014

The 2014 iteration of the Danish music festival NorthSide took place this past weekend and hosted a large number of exciting bands. There were the major rocks acts such as Arcade Fire, the Pixies, and the National, but there was a lot to be seen beyond that, too. There was Franz Ferdinand, Mount Kimbie, Roby… More »

By: Miles Bowe / June 20, 2014

Stream Röyksopp & Robyn Do It Again

Robyn is back up in this motherfucker, and we are all the better for it. For her latest project, the Swedish pop queen has hooked up with her buddies in Röyksopp, the Norwegian production duo, for a full-on collaborative EP. And though Do It Again only has five tracks, it spans a generous 35 minutes,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 22, 2014

Röyksopp & Robyn – “Sayit” Video

Robyn recently got together with the Norwegian production team Röyksopp to put together Do It Again, a collaborative EP that'll be out next week. Today, we get the H&M-produced video for "Sayit," a pulsing electro track that feels more like a Röyksopp affair than a Robyn one. Sandberg & Timonen directed the glitchy… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 19, 2014
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