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The first time I met with George Lewis Jr., the man behind Twin Shadow, it was a mild summer day in June of last year and we were sitting at a small outside table at a cafe on the Lower East Side. Though the Twin Shadow project was born in NYC, in Brooklyn, Lewis had… More »

On Tuesday we posted our 70 Favorite Songs Of 2014, but technically, 2014 isn’t over yet. (Yes, it’s true!) This week brought some real good songs, three of them from some heavy hitters who might have made a run at the big list if they’d arrived in time, or if we’d waited for them to… More »

After a couple of monster weeks, the music-video gods finally fell asleep on us this week, giving us warmed-over ideas and slopped-out murky execution and very, very little to get excited about. There are good videos on the list below, but many of them are videos that would’ve missed the top five during a busier… More »

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Portraits Of SXSW 2011

The concluding post on this year's SXSW comes with this, a break from the norm for us and likely for you as well. In additio…
Amrit Singh | March 22, 2011 - 5:42 pm
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SXSW Friday: Featuring James Blake, Odd Future, Esben & The Witch, Jamie Woon, Mount Kimbie

Click on for some thoughts and sights from a very busy Friday in Austin. Tonight's the last night here, so if you need some guidance…
Amrit Singh | March 19, 2011 - 6:04 pm
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Chris Taylor, Solange, Twin Shadow Collaborate On “Kenya”

Grizzly Bear's Chris Taylor, Solange Knowles, and Twin Shadow have collaborated on a track called "Kenya" for the Coca Cola Foundation's Replenish Africa Initiative (RAIN).
brandon | March 15, 2011 - 10:14 am
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Twin Shadow – “Slow (Van Rivers Remix)”

Frequent Fever Ray collaborator/producer Van Rivers (he produced her single "When I Grow Up," among other tracks) did this remix of Twin Shadow's "Slow." Thi…
jessica | December 17, 2010 - 9:51 am

Download The Drums’ Twin Shadow Remix

Jessica pointed out that the “Me And The Moon” video draws out "the loneliness and isolation" of a number of the Drums's songs via the…
brandon | November 3, 2010 - 11:35 am

Hooray For Earth Vs. Twin Shadow – “A Place We Like”

Twin Shadow's Forget LP pushed 1K units in its first week, not a bad showing for George Lewis Jr.'s Terrible Records-pushed debut LP. "A Place…
Amrit Singh | October 28, 2010 - 5:14 pm

Twin Shadow – “Castles In The Snow” Video

A video for "Castles In The Snow," the song that dropped George Lewis, Jr. and his Twin Shadow project on our radar six months ago,…
Amrit Singh | September 14, 2010 - 4:21 pm

Twin Shadow – “Slow” Video

Twin Shadow's "Slow" video is a clever parody of porn casting couch sessions, with main man George Lewis Jr. getting complimented on his "big talent"…
jessica | July 29, 2010 - 5:04 pm
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Twin Shadow – “I Can’t Wait”

It's unclear if it's a positive result of technology (better, cheaper recording equipment), a negative result of technology (laptop alienation) or just another 2010 trend…
brandon | June 16, 2010 - 5:23 pm

Lemonade – “Lifted (Twin Shadow Remix)”

Lemonade's dubby, steel-drum hummed, liquid-squished Pure Moods come-on "Lifted" got me gushy twice over (in track and video form); enter George Lewis Jr. aka Brooklyn'…
Amrit Singh | May 20, 2010 - 2:54 pm
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Bear In Heaven – “Lovesick Teenagers (Twin Shadow’s Twins In Heaven Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Brooklyn (via Georgia and Alabama) quartet Bear In Heaven have a deluxe version of their ace Beast Rest Forth Mouth which extends the directional East…
Amrit Singh | March 5, 2010 - 2:28 pm
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the morning benders/Class Actress/Blood Orange/Acrylics/Twin Shadow @ Glasslands, Brooklyn 2/6/10

First off, this photo set is really great and worth a pass through, compliments in part to Glasslands gallery's new "cloud cover" installation, and i…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2010 - 3:57 pm
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New Twin Shadow – “Castles In The Snow”

Twins come in pairs (FACTS), and since we recently turned our eyes towards terrific Brooklyn newcomers Twin Sister, it's only fitting we've found them a…
Amrit Singh | February 4, 2010 - 9:09 am
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