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Why Are Crystal Castles Booked For A SXSW Showcase Celebrating Feminism?

SXSW lineup announcements have been rolling in over the course of the past few weeks, and yesterday Tumblr revealed the details of its themed showcase,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 3, 2016 - 5:01 pm

Concert Review

The 10 Best Things At Lollapalooza 2013

It's hard to remember a time when Lollapalooza, the festival, was not part of American pop culture, and since the last time it landed stateside,…
Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | August 5, 2013 - 3:41 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Crystal Castles (III)

Crystal Castles' great historical distinction, as I see it, is this: They're the only group, as far as I can tell, that's ascended to dance-music…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2012 - 4:20 pm

More Crystal Castles stories

Alice Glass Awarded $21,000 In Attorney Fees As Ethan Kath Lawsuit Is Thrown Out Again

A California judge has denied a motion by Ethan Kath to reopen his defamation lawsuit against ex-Crystal Castles bandmate Alice Glass, Pitchfork reports. The judge,…
Andy Cush / Spin | May 17, 2018 - 8:58 pm

Alice Glass Says Ethan Kath’s Lawsuit Against Her Is Dismissed

Alice Glass shared a lengthy statement alleging abuse by her former Crystal Castles bandmate Ethan Kath in October of 2017. Kath served Glass with a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 23, 2018 - 2:25 pm

Report: Lawyer For Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath Denies Sexual Misconduct Claims Brought By Four New Women

Crystal Castles member Ethan Kath has been accused of multiple accounts of nonconsensual sexual acts and abuse. Last year, former bandmate Alice Glass published a…
Rob Arcand / Spin | February 17, 2018 - 1:23 pm

Alice Glass Files Docs In Response To Ethan Kath Defamation Suit, Mentions Other Victims

Alice Glass has filed a declaration in court alleging that former Crystal Castles bandmate Ethan Kath (real name Claudio Palmieri) raped and abused her in…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 27, 2017 - 3:39 pm

Police Investigating Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath For Sex Crimes

Two months ago, singer Alice Glass shared detailed allegations against her former Crystal Castles bandmate Ethan Kath, describing a long pattern of physical, sexual, and…
Chris DeVille | December 21, 2017 - 4:08 pm

Alice Glass Served Court Summons From Ethan Kath By Pretend Fan

Last month, three years after an acrimonious split from Ethan Kath, Alice Glass issued a statement accusing her former Crystal Castles bandmate of physical, sexual,…
Peter Helman | November 19, 2017 - 2:09 pm

Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath Sues Alice Glass For Defamation

Ethan Kath has sued Alice Glass for defamation, according to TMZ, after she posted a statement last month detailing the alleged abuse she was subjected…
James Rettig | November 3, 2017 - 5:51 pm

Crystal Castles Concerts Cancelled Following Abuse Allegations Against Ethan Kath

Crystal Castles' upcoming tour dates have been cancelled following the allegations of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse levied against Ethan Kath by his former bandmate…
Peter Helman | October 24, 2017 - 8:04 pm

Alice Glass Details Alleged Abuse By Former Crystal Castles Bandmate

Soon after Crystal Castles broke up in 2014, Alice Glass hinted at the manipulative behavior that she was subjected to by the duo's other half…
James Rettig | October 24, 2017 - 2:00 pm

Crystal Castles – “Sadist”

Crystal Castles are putting out their first Alice Glass-less album, Amnesty (I), tomorrow. We've already heard a bunch of advance tracks from it -- "Concrete,"
James Rettig | August 18, 2016 - 5:33 pm

Crystal Castles – “Fleece”

This Friday is the release of the first Crystal Castles record sans Alice Glass and with new singer Edith Frances as replacement. We've already heard…
Grace Birnstengel | August 15, 2016 - 9:32 pm

Crystal Castles Preview New Song “Chloroform”

Crystal Castles are releasing Amnesty (I), their first album since new singer Edith Frances replaced Alice Glass, next week. We've already heard album tracks "Frail,"
Peter Helman | August 12, 2016 - 6:29 pm

Watch Crystal Castles Preview New Song “Enth”

Crystal Castles are releasing their fourth album, Amnesty (I), in a few weeks -- the first with Edith Frances as its new singer -- and…
James Rettig | August 4, 2016 - 4:01 pm

Crystal Castles – “Char”

Last week, Crystal Castles put out "Concrete," a song from their much-teased new fourth album, the first with new singer Edith Frances in place of…
James Rettig | July 11, 2016 - 2:42 pm

Crystal Castles – “Concrete” Video

Crystal Castles have released a few songs and played some shows since replacing former frontwoman Alice Glass with new singer Edith Frances, and this new…
Peter Helman | July 5, 2016 - 8:07 pm
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