Featured Kindness stories

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2012

When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to select the rising bands which have connected them, someone wrote a…
Stereogum | September 11, 2012 - 2:05 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

A dark week for music videos! For whatever reason, this is the week that everyone's decided to perfect their death-stares and document their shit-smashing capabilities.
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2012 - 3:18 pm

Concert Review

Kindness @ (Le) Poisson Rouge, NYC 5/17/12

Adam Bainbridge and his cadre of soulful post-disco/house/dance revelers turned up on these shores this week, and the Village's (Le) Poisson Rouge door last night,…
Amrit Singh | May 18, 2012 - 5:57 pm

More Kindness stories

Kindness – “Raise Up”

The gospel of Kindness: "Build your people/ Make them equal/ Raise up your different ones!" So goes the chorus of Adam Bainbridge's latest single, a…
Chris DeVille | August 21, 2019 - 2:05 pm

Kindness – “Hard To Believe” (Feat. Jazmine Sullivan)

Over the last few months, Kindness has re-emerged with a couple new tracks: "Cry Everything," which featured Robyn, and "Lost Without," which featured Seinabo Sey.
James Rettig | June 11, 2019 - 1:02 pm

Kindness – “Lost Without” (Feat. Seinabo Sey)

It's been about five years since Otherness, the last album from Kindness. In the past few years, the disco-pop auteur has been working with other…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2019 - 10:20 am

Kindness – “Cry Everything” (Feat. Robyn)

It's been a while since we've heard from Kindness, the disco-pop auteur sometimes known as Adam Bainbridge. Kindness hasn't released an album since the 2014…
Tom Breihan | March 7, 2019 - 9:24 am

Solange Recruits Kelela, Dev Hynes, & More For Calvin Klein Ads

Solange has partnered with Calvin Klein for a new advertising campaign. She recruited a cast of fellow musicians for a photo shoot that includes Dev…
James Rettig | November 20, 2017 - 12:51 pm

Go Behind The Scenes Of Solange’s New Album In A Seat At The Table, Beginning Stages

Solange just dropped the excellent A Seat At The Table, which will be sure to grace many a year-end list. It was made over the…
Collin Robinson | October 6, 2016 - 12:37 pm

Kindness – “A Retelling”

Kindness -- the solo moniker of British musician Adam Bainbridge -- has contributed a new track to The Long Road, an upcoming charity compilation that…
James Rettig | February 3, 2016 - 4:04 pm

Robert Plant, Kindness, Tinariwen Contribute New Tracks To Charity Album For Refugees

The British Red Cross are putting together a compilation album called The Long Road to draw attention to the experiences of refugees and asylum seekers,…
James Rettig | December 9, 2015 - 10:25 am

Kindness – “I’ll Be Back” Video

Director Daniel Brereton has helped visualize two other songs from Kindness' most recent album, Otherness, but neither has been as airy and ambling as the…
Patrick Hosken | April 10, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Kindness – “Some Things Never Seem To Fucking Work” (Solange Cover)

Disco-pop auteur Kindness has taken on "Some Things Never Seem To Fucking Work," one of the most alluring, intimate songs on Solange's 2012 True EP.
Caitlin White | February 10, 2015 - 11:36 am

Solange Enlists Beyoncé, Dave Longstreth, Ariel Rechtshaid, A-Trak To Reflect On D’Angelo’s Voodoo

January 25 marked the 15th anniversary of D'Angelo's seminal Voodoo. Its follow-up, Black Messiah, dropped out of nowhere back in December and it's a total…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 4, 2015 - 1:31 pm

Kindness – “Who Do You Love? (Jeremy Sylvester Bump Mix)” (Feat. Robyn)

On his 2014 album Otherness, the British disco-pop auteur Kindness teamed up with Robyn for a heartfelt synthpop anthem called "Who Do You Love?" Tomorrow,…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2015 - 4:17 pm

Kindness – “Who Do You Love?” (Feat. Robyn) Video

The last time the disco-pop auteur Kindness made a music video, it the dance-centric clip for "This Is Not About Us," and it was great.
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2014 - 9:29 am

Joakim – “This Is My Life” Video + Kindness Remix

Joakim turned 25 this weekend, and to celebrate, he gave us all a gift: a unique look into his day-today via the "This is My…
Maggie Stamets | October 27, 2014 - 1:44 pm
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