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Not that many people released music videos in the first week of the year, though I can’t quite figure out why. The world is back at work, it’s cold outside, and we need flashy images to occupy our eyeballs this time of year. Do your job, makers of music videos! A few intrepid souls did,… More »

New York just became the 6th largest state to approve same-sex marriage. Yes! The Senate bill passed 33-to-29, Governor Cuomo signed the measure shortly after, and the law goes into effect in 30 days. A historic night to be sure, one probably best not spent in front of a laptop. Too late. But in case… More »

This week we’ve got new videos from Scissor Sisters, Adele, Broken Social Scene, Suckers, and Fujiya & Miyagi. One thing I noticed about this week’s top five videos — they were all directed by foreign directors. I’m not sure why that is. There are also less videos since things are slowing down for the holidays. More »

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Red Hot + Arthur Russell Tracklist Features Sufjan Stevens, Robyn, Blood Orange, Hot Chip, & More

For decades now, the Red Hot Organization has been raising money for AIDS awareness by putting together finely curated compilations, and their next one could…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2014 - 11:08 am

Scissor Sisters – “Baby Come Home” Video

True to form, Scissor Sisters deliver another high-concept visual for "Baby Come Home" following the imaginative clips for "Shady Love" and "Only The Horses." This…
Corban Goble | May 30, 2012 - 4:48 pm

Josh Homme Makes An Informercial For Scissor Sisters Magic Hour

To date, Scissor Sisters have teed up two videos from next week's Magic Hour LP: "Shady Love" which featured cute kids and Azealia Banks, and…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2012 - 2:30 pm

Scissor Sisters – “Only The Horses” Video

Following up the memorable clip for "Shady Love," Scissor Sisters come through with the sharp visual for Magic Hour's "Only The Horses," which is definitely…
Corban Goble | April 19, 2012 - 5:23 pm

Scissor Sisters – “Shady Love” Video (Feat. Azealia Banks)

It's been a second since we heard from glitter pop specialists Scissor Sisters -- they basically took 2011 off, it would seem -- but over…
Corban Goble | January 3, 2012 - 9:10 am

Artist Polaroids From Bonnaroo 2011

Festival photography is generally delivered from the vantage of the photo pits, and so we did, but this year we decided to present a more…
Amrit Singh | June 13, 2011 - 7:28 pm

Scissor Sisters – “Any Which Way” Video

Ace Norton directs this video for "Any Which Way," using his trademark technique of mixing in every day objects -- plastic fruit, plastic cups, desk…
jessica | August 12, 2010 - 4:01 pm

Jonny Greenwood, Flea, Roxy Music (Including Brian Eno!) Join Bryan Ferry On New Album

Bryan Ferry's forthcoming "solo" album Olympia finds the Roxy Music frontman collaborating with Radiohead classicist Jonny Greenwood, Red Hot Chili Pepper/Atoms For Peace bassist Flea,…
brandon | July 12, 2010 - 3:27 pm

Scissor Sisters – “Fire With Fire (Digital Dogs Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

The Scissor Sisters used a 1980 Robert Mapplethorpe photo of dancer Peter Reed's clenched ass for the cover of their Stuart Price-produced third studio album…
brandon | May 17, 2010 - 12:28 pm

Scissor Sisters – “Fire With Fire”

Aside from Jake and Ana's high-stepping disco re-do of "The Sun Is Down" at Yoko Ono's instantly classic We Are Plastic Ono Band event at
Amrit Singh | May 7, 2010 - 9:29 am

Scissor Sisters – “Invisible Light”

It's been a while since we've heard from Scissor Sisters. So consider that album cover above -- a 1980 Robert Mapplethorpe photo -- a message…
jessica | April 13, 2010 - 5:10 pm

We Are Plastic Ono Band (Feat. Eric Clapton, Paul Simon, Bette Midler, Sean Lennon & Friends) @ BAM, Brooklyn 2/16/10

A hefty price tag accompanied tickets to this very special one-off at Brooklyn Academy Of Music last night, a mix of simple supply-demand economics and,…
Amrit Singh | February 17, 2010 - 12:46 pm

Mark Ronson Recruits Santigold, Scissor Sisters For Next LP

The producer’s next batch of authentic shit deviates from the Versions script significantly — no covers, no horns — for a followup due “May or…
Amrit Singh | February 3, 2010 - 1:06 pm

The 25 69 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2010

This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No…
Amrit Singh | November 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm

Jake Shears Talks New Scissor Sisters Album

A new LP from Scissor Sisters seemed imminent when the band started playing secret gigs comprised of 75% new material. That was October and it's…
Scott Lapatine | August 27, 2009 - 5:56 pm

TV On The Radio, Hot Chip, Beck Show Some Cover Love For The New War Child Compilation

Lots of artists you enjoy are covering lots of other artists you enjoy for another tribute album organized by and benefitting War Child, the "network…
Amrit Singh | January 12, 2009 - 4:55 pm

Elton John Revisits Yellow Brick Road With Rufus Wainwright, Jake Shears, Ben Folds

Last night Elton John returned to Broadway to perform his classic 1973 double album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road start to finish. The event benefited a…
Scott Lapatine | October 21, 2008 - 10:44 am
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