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St. Vincent Made A Mixtape For An 11-Year-Old On Her First Beats 1 Show

Annie Clark hosted her first Beats 1 radio show on Apple Music last night. The show is called St. Vincent’s Mixtape Delivery Service, and each week she’ll pick a lucky individual to get a mixtape personally curated by her “to serve as a soundtrack for whatever is going on in their lives,” as she explai… More »

By: James Rettig / July 1, 2015 - 11:06 am

Watch St. Vincent Perform New Song “Everyone You Know Will Go Away” In Full At Contemporary Color Brooklyn

David Byrne’s Contemporary Color project came to Brooklyn this past weekend after premiering in Toronto the week before, and lucky attendees were able to hear new original compositions by St. Vincent, Dev Hynes, How To Dress Well, Ad Rock, and more. Color-guard teams arranged interpretive choreography to accompany the musicians, and we’ve already heard snippetsMore »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / June 29, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Watch St. Vincent Discuss David Byrne Collab And That Time She Fell Off A Speaker In TimesTalk

Annie Clark sat down for a conversation with The New York Times music critic Jon Pareles at a TimesTalk interview at Toronto’s Luminato Festival. She was in town to support David Byrne’s Contemporary Color project, and she talks about the collaboration and her personal relationship with the project. She also talked more about last year’… More »

By: James Rettig / June 25, 2015 - 5:30 pm

St. Vincent, Josh Homme, Disclosure Hosting Beats 1 Radio Shows

Apple Music already poached Zane Lowe to help establish their new internet radio component, Beats 1. The company also signed on Drake and Pharrell as DJs, but even more artists have been added to the company’s roster. More »

By: Caitlin White / June 25, 2015 - 10:38 am

Watch David Byrne, St. Vincent, Dev Hynes, Ad Rock, & More Debut Original Color Guard Soundtracks In Toronto

David Byrne’s Contemporary Color color guard project features original compositions from artists like St. Vincent, Dev Hynes, How To Dress Well, and Ad Rock. The musicians perform live alongside the dancers, which is a really incredible concept that Byrne seems to have pulled off flawlessly. The show will be performed in both Toronto and Brooklyn,… More »

By: Caitlin White / June 23, 2015 - 3:26 pm

The Chemical Brothers – “Under Neon Lights” (Feat. St. Vincent)

St. Vincent’s Annie Clark has lately been playing festival stages at the same time as EDM DJs draw much bigger crowds at nearby stages and as their thumps threaten to drown out her robo-shredding. That’s not easy! Even with a pretty amazing cyborg-styled live show, an art-pop star has a tough time competing with the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 22, 2015 - 8:42 am

Watch St. Vincent Play “Drill” With Wire At DRILL: CHICAGO Fest

As promised, St. Vincent joined UK post-punk legends Wire on stage at their own DRILL: CHICAGO Festival for an extended improvisatory rendition of their song “Drill.” You can watch some fan-captured videos of the performance, including a badass clip of St. Vincent bashing a cymbal with her guitar, below. More »

By: Peter Helman / June 13, 2015 - 4:27 pm

St. Vincent Will Make You A Mixtape

If your dream is to receive a personalized mixtape from St. Vincent — and why wouldn’t it be? — well, today brings you one (large) step closer to that dream. Here’s what Ms. Clark just posted to the official St. Vincent Facebook page:… More »

By: Peter Helman / June 12, 2015 - 8:58 pm

Watch Bands Share Their Least Favorite Interview Questions At GovBall

Last weekend was New York’s own annual music festival Governors Ball, and in the true festival spirit of complaining about everything, Funny Or Die was there to focus on which interview questions musicians hate the most. But this isn’t all vitriol; the hilarious host answers each question with his own brand of sardonic humor. It’… More »

By: Caitlin White / June 9, 2015 - 1:25 pm

The 8 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Friday

For being the biggest city in America, it took a hell of a long time for New York to lock down a festival. Sure, we have CMJ and Northside and venues booked tight throughout the year, but recreating the traditional “field day out” experience that’s become the norm across the rest of the country i… More »

By: Stereogum / June 6, 2015 - 3:17 pm

St. Vincent Details Her Beauty Regimen For The New York Times

Annie Clark always looks really great, and she talked to The New York Times about how she gets it all done. From skin care to diet, she seems pretty unfussy about everything — she does her own makeup on tour, doesn’t go overboard on face products or perfume. “It’s makeup, it’s not going to cure… More »

By: James Rettig / June 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm

St. Vincent Fell Off A Stack Of Speakers In Knoxville

If you’ve ever seen St. Vincent live, you know that Annie Clark’s modus operandi seems to be to find the tallest thing she can reach on stage and climb it. It’s badass, but also seems like a recipe for disaster. She’s gotten through most of her shows unscathed so far, but her show last night… More »

By: James Rettig / June 1, 2015 - 8:14 pm

SOAK – “Digital Witness” (St. Vincent Cover)

Every month Rookie, a website that’s devoted to supporting and encouraging teenage girls and women, selects a theme song. This month they enlisted the enchanting teenage wunderkind SOAK to cover St. Vincent’s glittering anti-technology jam “Digital Witness.” In 18-year-old Bridie Monds-Watson’s rendition, the song becomes a destroyed lullaby — a bedtime lull for dystopian times. More »

By: Caitlin White / April 29, 2015 - 4:33 pm

Watch St. Vincent Perform “Teenage Talk” On Fallon With Teenage Backup Dancers

St. Vincent was the musical guest on last night’s episode of Jimmy Fallon, where she performed her new song “Teenage Talk.” (The full version of the track, which debuted on Girls earlier this year, surfaced online yesterday.) Annie Clark did some minimalist dance moves and was joined by a crew of teenage backup dancers i… More »

By: James Rettig / April 7, 2015 - 8:29 am

St. Vincent – “Teenage Talk” (Full Version)

St. Vincent premiered her new one-off single “Teenage Talk” on Girls, but a full version of the song hasn’t been online until today. It’s a lot more moody and straightforward than the St. Vincent we saw this past album cycle. Check out the nostalgic mid-tempo track below. More »

By: Chris DeVille / April 6, 2015 - 5:48 pm

St. Vincent To Collaborate With Wire At DRILL: Chicago Festival

DRILL is a festival series hosted by the seminal UK post-punk band Wire, who premiered the stream of their self-titled full-length earlier today. The latest edition of the festival will be held in Chicago from 6/11-13, and it’s been announced that St. Vincent will perform an extended version of Wire’s 1987 track “Drill” alongside it… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / April 6, 2015 - 2:03 pm

St. Vincent Allegedly Destroyed Chilean Artist’s Paintings With “Knives And Violence”

On Saturday, St. Vincent played the Chilean edition of the Lollapalooza festival. And when she was there, she got herself into some trouble, allegedly because she destroyed paintings that were in the dressing room. The paintings in question were the work of the Chilean artist Constanza Ragal Chaigneau, and as MTV points out, La TerceraMore »

By: Tom Breihan / March 19, 2015 - 2:33 pm

Record Store Day Announces 2015 Release List

Record Store Day just announced its list of exclusive releases, and as usual, it includes a lot of noteworthy vinyl pressings as well as a few that you will see and think, “Why the hell would anyone ever think it necessary to own that on vinyl?” For example: the soundtrack to the first four seaso… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / March 10, 2015 - 4:54 pm

St. Vincent – “Teenage Talk”

Earlier this year, we learned that St. Vincent would debut a new track on this season of Girls. That track aired over the closing credits of last night’s episode. It’s called “Teenage Talk” and it’s a demo left over from her self-titled album’s recording sessions. The full, high-quality version has yet to surface, but you… More »

By: James Rettig / March 9, 2015 - 9:01 am

St. Vincent Interviews Gang Of Four’s Andy Gill About Distortion Pedals, Soccer Tricks, And The Grateful Dead

Annie Clark recently sat down for a conversation with Gang Of Four’s Andy Gill for The Talkhouse’s podcast. Clark has long called Gill one of her favorite guitar players and, for a lot of their 45-minute chat, they nerd out about technique and obscure musical history. They also discuss the pitfalls of commercial radio, share… More »

By: James Rettig / March 4, 2015 - 8:24 pm
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