GEMS – “Free Fall”

Washington, DC pop duo GEMS recently decided to start releasing a new song every full moon. Last month, they gave us "Blow Out The Light,"
Peter Helman | January 12, 2017 - 7:19 pm

GEMS – “Blow Out The Light”

About a year ago, the slinky, moody Washington, DC pop duo GEMS impressed us with their debut album Kill The One You Love. Today, GEMS…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2016 - 12:02 pm

GEMS – “Soak” Video (NSFW)

Washington D.C. pop duo GEMS are releasing their debut album, Kill The One You Love, today, and they're celebrating by sharing a video for one…
James Rettig | October 30, 2015 - 10:49 am

GEMS – “w/o u”

Washington D.C. shadow-pop duo GEMS put out their excellent debut EP Medusa in late 2013, and two years later they're following it up with a…
Caitlin White | October 13, 2015 - 1:42 pm

GEMS – “Soak” (Stereogum Premiere)

GEMS introduced debut album Kill The One You Love with "Living As A Ghost," a bass-booming track with a distortion-charged chorus. The song resembled many…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2015 - 2:26 pm

GEMS – “Living As A Ghost”

Washington D.C. duo GEMS made their first run around the blog circuit back at the tail end of 2013, coming in at the height of…
James Rettig | August 10, 2015 - 12:00 pm

GEMS – “Sinking Stone” Video

GEMS' sparkling and finely-tuned debut EP, Medusa, was one of the most promising (and one of my favorite) releases of last year, so it's nice…
James Rettig | November 3, 2014 - 2:02 pm

GEMS – “Scars”

Dream-wave/shadow-pop Washington, D.C. duo GEMS are as heavy in sentiment as they are with their bass and synth. Dark and brooding, their sound ebbs and…
Sadaaf Mamoon | June 12, 2014 - 3:55 pm

GEMS – “Don’t Cry” (Seal Cover)

The ongoing reclamation of yesterday's pop radio hits by today's ostensibly "indie" acts continues today with GEMS' cover of Seal's 1995 single "Don't Cry," the…
Chris DeVille | January 23, 2014 - 12:52 pm