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Concert Review

The 10 Best Things At Pitchfork Music Festival 2013

This past weekend, Chicago's Union Park played host to Pitchfork Music Festival. The two-and-a-half-day event was packed tight with performances from the indiesphere's current marquee…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 22, 2013 - 4:44 pm

Girl Crisis – “Walk Like An Egyptian” (The Bangles Cover)

As you may remember, Girl Crisis is the Greenpoint supergroup of Chairlift's Caroline Polachek, Class Actress's Elizabeth Harper, Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring and Annie…
Amrit Singh | May 6, 2013 - 3:43 pm

Hear Chairlift’s Something Demos

Chairlift's warped-but-breezy psychedelic synthpop album Something ended up in the top 10 of our year-end albums list, and now the group has shared its demo…
Tom Breihan | December 10, 2012 - 2:50 pm

Concert Review

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Andrew Youssef | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Chairlift – “I Belong In Your Arms (Japanese Version)” Video

Chairlift's Something comes out in Japan today, so in celebration of that, Chairlift's put out a Japanese-language version of their album jam "I Belong In…
Corban Goble | August 30, 2012 - 11:18 am

Concert Review

Lollapalooza 2012: Jack White, The Walkmen, Dum Dum Girls, & More

For Saturday's recap and photos, click here. For Friday's recap and photos, click here. Sunday's recap below... In contrast to Saturday's…
Scott Lapatine | August 6, 2012 - 1:27 pm

Watch Girl Crisis Cover Leonard Cohen (Stereogum Premiere)

The latest, eighth dispatch from Girl Crisis, the all-Brooklyn all-female concept-troupe supergroup committed to two covers a year (of a male icon in the winter,…
Amrit Singh | June 22, 2012 - 12:52 pm

Sébastien Tellier & Caroline Polachek – “Side By Side”

As a promotion for Air France -- the airline, not the defunct Balearic Swede-pop duo -- Chairlift leader Caroline Polachek and debonair French electro-pop lothario…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2012 - 12:21 pm

Chairlift – “Met Before” (Auditorium Version)

Brooklyn synthpoppers Chairlift recently did a version of their dizzily lovestruck single "Met Before" in an empty auditorium, with a bunch of friends helping out…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2012 - 9:16 am

Chairlift – “Met Before (Illum Sphere Remix)”

Manchester post-dubstep producer and Radiohead remixer Illum Sphere has turned in a warped, bass-heavy take on Chairlift's lovestruck synthpop anthem "Met Before," turning it into…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2012 - 2:52 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, our YouTube issues are finally solved! Thanks, YouTube! That means we get to actually post every last one of our picks for the week's…
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2012 - 4:10 pm

Chairlift – “Met Before” Video

OK, this is pretty righteous. Chairlift's new video for "Met Before" is a straight-up choose-your-own-adventure, where you use your keyboard's arrow keys are critical decision…
Corban Goble | March 2, 2012 - 1:31 pm

Chairlift & Das Racist’s Kool A.D. Cover Beyoncé

Thanks to reader memoryboy for sending us this link to Triple J radio, wherein Chairlift and DR rap star Victor Vazquez aka Kool A.D. cover…
Amrit Singh | February 10, 2012 - 10:46 am

Stream Chairlift Something

Shapeshifiting indie rockers Chairlift have tried out a number of different looks on songs like "Amanaemonesia," "Sidewalk Safari" and "Met Before." Now their entire new…
Corban Goble | January 18, 2012 - 10:06 am

Rewards & Alia Shawkat Cover “Wicked Game”

A few months ago, we noticed that indie bands like Washed Out and WU LYF were covering the fuck out of Chris Isaak's almighty soft-focus…
Tom Breihan | January 17, 2012 - 4:51 pm