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A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May’s absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you’ll find it here in three forms: a 12-track downloadable zip of the month’s best free MP3s, a 15-song Spotify playlist of May’s finest Spotify-enabled tracks, and to close it out, a 46-track Soundcloud… More »

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When Saints Go Machine – “System Of Unlimited Love” Video (NSFW)

The new video by Danish electro-pop quartet When Saints Go Machine — for the dreamy, slow-burning, dance hymn “System Of Unlimited Love” on their new record, Infinity Pool — is probably not safe for work. But hey, it’s on YouTube — so it’s definitely art, right? More »

By: Elliah Heifetz / July 29, 2013 - 11:03 am

When Saints Go Machine – “Iodine” Video

In the video for “Iodine,” the latest single from Copenhagen electro-poppers When Saints Go Machine, a mysterious radiation-suited figure drives an old-school ragtop out to the middle of the desert, descends into a bottomless pit, and explores the crystalline cave he finds down there. You know, normal Sunday-afternoon stuff. Kristian Nordentoft and William Reynish direct… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 21, 2013 - 11:43 am

When Saints Go Machine – “Iodine”

The wonderful Copehnagen outfit When Saints Go Machine are following up their 2011 breakthrough LP Konkylie with Infinity Pool, a new album which already caught us off-guard with a verse from Killer Mike on the compelling minor-key mood-cut “Love And Respect.” The full record’s out later this month, and to celebrate WSGM’s offering up “Iodine.”… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 13, 2013 - 1:52 pm

When Saints Go Machine – “Love And Respect” (Feat. Killer Mike) Video

“Love And Respect,” the eerie, minor-key new single from the Copenhagen electro-pop group When Saints Go Machine, has an out-of-nowhere conscious-rap guest verse from the all-conquering Atlanta rap firebrand Killer Mike. Mike sadly does not appear in its video, but that video is pretty badass anyway. Directors Frederik Hviid and Sebastian Birk give us surreal… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 28, 2013 - 10:45 am

Bear In Heaven – “Sinful Nature (When Saints Go Machine Remix)”

Danish electro-pop crew When Saints Go Machine and Brooklynite electo-pop crew Bear In Heaven are clear kindred spirits, so it’s only right that When Saints Go Machine have dropped a sparkling six-minute remix of Bear In Heaven’s recent single “Sinful Nature.” Give it a listen below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 4, 2012 - 12:06 pm

When Saints Go Machine – “Mannequin” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Danish quartet When Saints Go Machine weave a lot of styles (techno, house, jazz, neo-soul, etc) into their lush electro-pop, and their new single “Mannequin” is no exception. It’s a rather low key, paced-out affair, riding a soft keyboard line and a jazzy backbeat. The accompanying clip provides some eerie subtext, utilizing a somewhat unsettling… More »

By: Corban Goble / May 21, 2012 - 9:11 am

When Saints Go Machine – “Kelly” Video

You’ve heard Denmark quartet When Saints Go Machine breakthrough “Kelly” and now comes the accompanying clip directed by Maj Rafferty. Like the song, the video is about young love. Between ballerinas! There’s sensual apple-eating! It’s mad romantic. More »

By: Corban Goble / September 1, 2011 - 4:36 pm

When Saints Go Machine – “Kelly” (Stereogum Premiere)

Copenhagen, Denmark quartet When Saints Go Machine has been crafting and honing since 2007, though they are just now releasing a proper debut LP, Konkylie. It may have taken all those years to reconcile the quartet’s various, individually preferred styles (citing techno, house, jazz, neo-soul, Broadcast, the Slits as influences in aggregate) into an agreeable… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 11, 2011 - 12:30 pm