Sufjan Interviews Cryptacize

Stevens is "star struck," but manages a Q&A with current tour/band-mate Nedelle Torrisi -- "her exotic Italian pout, her '80s housewife attire" -- covering Judas…
Brandon Stosuy | October 9, 2009 - 12:28 pm

Sufjan Stevens/Cryptacize @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 10/6/09

Recently Sufjan revealed he's "at a point where I no longer have a deep desire to share my music with anyone, having spent many years…
Amrit Singh | October 7, 2009 - 9:17 am

New Sufjan Stevens – “There’s Too Much Love”/”Age Of Adz”/”Impossible Souls” (Live In Ithaca)

Scott tells me that when he lived in Ithaca the only live music there was ska. Well, now the live music includes expansive glitch-y songs…
Brandon Stosuy | September 25, 2009 - 12:58 pm

Sufjan & Cryptacize Announce Fall Tour

There's been some action in camp Sufjan lately, though much of it's a retread/revisiting of past material. Good news, then, that the man's hitting smaller…
Brandon Stosuy | August 10, 2009 - 12:19 pm

New Cryptacize Video – “Blue Tears”

It's unclear how long we can mention that Sufjan-approved Cryptacize's Chris Cohen used to play in Deerhoof. Maybe when his new band eclipses the old?
Brandon Stosuy | March 31, 2009 - 5:17 pm

New Cryptacize – “Tail & Mane” (Stereogum Premiere)

Ex-Deerhoof guitarist Chris Cohen's present project Cryptacize hit the Asthmatic Kitty roster last year, subsequently earning this gush from St. Sufjan: They make…
Amrit Singh | March 6, 2009 - 6:08 pm

Sufjan Digs Cryptacize’s Dig That Treasure, Maybe Isn’t So Into Vampire Weekend

We've posted a couple of original tracks by Asthmatic Kitty trio Cryptacize, as well as their cover of Steely Dan's "Peg" (for which, they were…
Brandon Stosuy | June 10, 2008 - 9:44 am

Cryptacize Cover Steely Dan

We don't mean to dwell on Coachella, but when our plane touched down at LaGuardia late Monday night, they were playing Steely Dan's "Hey Nineteen."
Brandon Stosuy | May 1, 2008 - 1:57 pm

New Cryptacize Video – “Cosmic Sing-A-Long”

We once said Asthmatic Kitty trio Cryptacize "remind us of a Renaissance Fair held on the moon," but that was a long time ago, like,…
Amrit Singh | January 28, 2008 - 2:15 pm

New Cryptacize – “No Coins” (Stereogum Premiere)

The new trio Cryptacize sorta reminds us of a Renaissance Fair held on the moon, so we were happy to see that their promo pic…
Stereogum | December 5, 2007 - 1:23 pm