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Watch St. Vincent’s SNL Promos With Andy Samberg

Last month it was announced that St. Vincent would perform on the season finale of SNL with host (and SNL alum) Andy Samberg, and today, NBC has released the promos shot by Annie Clark, Samberg, and SNL cast member Aidy Bryant. Frankly Clark is probably underused considering the comic chops she's showcased on Portlandia, among… More »

By: Michael Nelson / May 15, 2014 - 5:57 pm

St. Vincent Has A Signature Coffee, Too

It's Monday morning. You know what sounds good right now? Coffee! I'm sure Annie Clark shares the sentiment. As coffee culture site Sprudge explains, Clark is a java fanatic on par with James Murphy, and like Murphy, she now has her own signature coffee. She partnered with Intelligentsia, the brand that previously teamed with WilcoMore »

By: Chris DeVille / May 12, 2014 - 9:54 am

St. Vincent Talks Nirvana, SNL, Dreams Coming True

St. Vincent has had a banner year so far, between the release of her self-titled fourth album, playing with the remaining members of Nirvana at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction, and her upcoming appearance on the season finale of Saturday Night Live. In an interview with MTV News, she talks about all… More »

By: James Rettig / May 9, 2014 - 11:23 am

Watch The Black Keys Announce Turn Blue Tour (With St. Vincent) In Jokey Press Conference

The Black Keys are releasing Turn Blue next week -- it's streaming now! -- and as monstrously successful rock bands are wont to do, they've just announced a North American arena tour that will encompass most of the last four months of the year. They've done so with a jokey press conference video that you… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 8, 2014 - 10:20 am

Watch The PS22 Chorus Cover St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness”

The Long Island PS22 children's choir have long been music blog darlings for their enthusiastic covers of artists including Ariel Pink and Tame Impala. Now they've taken a crack at St. Vincent's "Digital Witness," nailing it as usual. Watch below. More »

By: Miles Bowe / May 5, 2014 - 4:42 pm

St. Vincent Playing SNL Season Finale With Host Andy Samberg

Spring has finally sprung, which means what remains of the traditional network TV season is winding down, and with it the 39th season of Saturday Night Live. As such, the show announced its hosts and musical guests for the final three episodes of the season on Tumblr today. On 5/3 Andrew Garfield aka The AmazingMore »

By: Chris DeVille / April 23, 2014 - 1:48 pm

Watch Video From Nirvana & Friends’ Secret Show At Saint Vitus Last Night

Last night, the surviving members of Nirvana made a surprising and awesome decision. On their way into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, those members played the ceremony, with a succession of badass ladies filling in for Kurt Cobain: Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent, Lorde. And after the ceremony, this mutant version of… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 11, 2014 - 8:55 am

Watch Nirvana Play With Lorde, St. Vincent, Kim Gordon, & Joan Jett At Their Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

So the 2014 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony happened at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, and this year, it's relevant to your interests! As you might have heard, Nirvana were inducted by R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe ("They were singular and loud and melodic and deeply original," he said of the band), and after much consternationMore »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 11, 2014 - 12:03 am

Watch St. Vincent Cover Nirvana’s “Lithium” In Chicago

Yesterday marked 20 years since the death of Kurt Cobain. Last night St. Vincent paid tribute to the Nirvana leader during her show at Chicago's Riviera with a cover of "Lithium." Watch fan-captured video below. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 6, 2014 - 11:36 am

Watch St. Vincent Get Harassed By Portlandia‘s Studio Guy

Annie Clark has a long history of collaborating with Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein -- it started with the music video for "Laughing With A Mouth Of Blood" and she's shown up on Portlandia two times since. Last week, she made a third appearance, this time alongside Armisen's equipment-obsessed Studio Guy (who ran into JackMore »

By: James Rettig / March 31, 2014 - 4:05 pm

St. Vincent – “Digital Witness (Darkside Remix)”

Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington, as Darkside, have released a tremendous remix of St. Vincent's "Digital Witness." What once was a sproingy art-funk excursion has been repurposed as a futuristic dance track, with Clark's vocal pitch-shifted into ghostly molasses and the original rhythm switched out for a gnarly pulsating undercurrent. The horns remain, as they… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 30, 2014 - 9:57 am

Watch St. Vincent Save A Tax Lawyer’s Career On Portlandia

Annie Clark has been through Portlandia before to model a sexy new police uniform, and as promised, she's back on IFC's indie-rock-friendly sketch show for Season 4. Below, in a preview of this week's episode, watch Ms. St. Vincent step up to the plate to help save Carrie Brownstein's Hard Rock Café-loving tax lawyer boyfriend… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 18, 2014 - 11:07 am

St. Vincent – “Del Rio”

St. Vincent's much-loved new self-titled album is out in the world now, and now a few associated tracks are finding their way to the internet. The zippy and lively "Del Rio," for instance, is a B-side on the European "Digital Witness" single and a bonus track on the Japanese edition of the album, and now… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 6, 2014 - 10:14 am

Watch St. Vincent On Colbert

When she and David Byrne teamed up to release Love This Giant in 2012, St. Vincent showed up on The Colbert Report. A couple of weeks ago, St. Vincent made an appearance on the new Comedy Central game show @Midnight. But Annie Clark, you will be relieved to know, is not moving backwards in the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 26, 2014 - 10:50 am

The Prophetess of Zeroes And Ones: St. Vincent Goes Digital Mystic On St. Vincent

The origin story of St. Vincent's new self-titled turn has, at this point, been repeated again and again, appearing in just about every interview Annie Clark has given in the lead-up to the album's release. But it makes sense, and we should start there, too. During a visit to a close friend's ranch deep i… More »

By: Ryan Leas / February 25, 2014 - 10:18 am

Stream St. Vincent St. Vincent

In one week, Annie Clark will release her fourth album as St. Vincent (fifth if you count the 2012 David Byrne collab Love This Giant), a self-titled set of skronking, slinking, sweeping music that affirms her reputation as one of today's most fascinating and adventurous talents. We've already heard studio versions of "Birth In Reverse,"… More »

By: Chris DeVille / February 18, 2014 - 10:14 am

Watch St. Vincent Perform New Songs “I Prefer Your Love” & “Huey Newton” In Berlin

St. Vincent's feverishly awaited new self-titled album is now eight days away from release, but we've only heard studio versions of three of its songs -- "Birth In Reverse," "Digital Witness," and "Prince Johnny" -- though we've heard live versions of a few more. On Thursday night, St. Vincent played the Berlin venue Postbahnhof and… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 17, 2014 - 2:59 pm

Watch St. Vincent Debut “Every Tear Disappears,” “Rattlesnake,” “Regret” At DVF Runway Show

Earlier today, St. Vincent debuted several cuts from her self-titled fourth album in a live performance at Spring Studios during Diane von Furstenberg's New York Fashion Week runway show. The event was webcast by Unstaged, the AMEX performance series that showed us Janelle Monáe's live soundtrack to Rebecca Minkoff's NYFW runway show last year. I… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 9, 2014 - 10:54 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

In most weeks, any of the top 3, maybe top 4 songs on this list could have made a valid claim for the No. 1 spot. But the song that did take home the gold did so with authority: "Rap song of 2014 thus far, easily," says Tom. So what made the list, what didn't,… More »

By: Stereogum / February 7, 2014 - 4:05 pm

Watch St. Vincent On @Midnight

@Midnight is Comedy Central's new nightly game show, and it has comedians competing with each other for who riffs the best riffs. On last night's episode, St. Vincent's Annie Clark, who generally specializes in a different type of riffing, made an appearance, as Consequence Of Sound points out. She read a one-star Amazon review of… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 6, 2014 - 3:04 pm
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