Featured Jlin stories


Inhuman After All

You can call Holly Herndon a doctor now. When I meet the experimental composer in lower Manhattan in April, she's just arrived from the Bay…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 6, 2019 - 10:09 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

We made it! Well, we mostly made it. The world could well end in the next 25 days. But we've made it through 11 months…
Stereogum | December 5, 2017 - 11:00 am


The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

More Jlin stories

Jlin – “No Name”

Jlin has a new track out now, "No Name," via the Adult Swim single series. The Gary, Indiana-based producer has popped up a few times…
James Rettig | March 27, 2019 - 12:22 pm

Holly Herndon x Jlin – “Godmother” (Feat. Spawn) Video

Last year, electronic experimentalist Jlin released one of the best albums of 2017, Origami. She returns today alongside Holly Hernon with a new song, "Godmother,"
Julia Gray | December 4, 2018 - 10:25 am


Shmu – “All Will Be Erased” & “All Will Be Erased (Jlin Remix)”

Chopping, sampling, glitching, recycling, and renewing sounds is what Shmu does best. The Austin-based experimental artist pulls from a wide range of styles, chewing them…
Sara Nuta | August 6, 2018 - 9:14 am

Jlin – “The Abyss Of Doubt”

Last year, the Gary, Indiana-based producer Jlin released her sophomore album, Black Origami, which we named one of the best albums of 2017. Since then,…
James Rettig | July 17, 2018 - 10:56 am

Jlin, Kelly Lee Owens, & More Remix Björk’s “Arisen My Senses” For New EP

Björk released her stirring and ambitious album Utopia late last year, and today, she's released an entire EP dedicated to remixes of "Arisen My Sentences,"
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2018 - 10:41 am

Jlin – “ICU”

We just named Jlin's newest album, Black Origami, one of the 50 Best Albums Of 2017, and today the Gary, Indiana-based producer has shared a…
James Rettig | December 6, 2017 - 1:48 pm

Ben Frost – “Ionia (Jlin Remix)”

In a few days, the Iceland-based experimental artist Ben Frost will release The Centre Cannot Hold, the new album that he recorded with Steve Albini…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Ben Frost – “Threshold Of Faith” Video

Australian-born, Iceland-based noise artist Ben Frost returned a couple of weeks ago with the surprise Threshold Of Faith EP. As it turns out, the EP…
Peter Helman | August 8, 2017 - 11:20 am

Jlin And Zora Jones – “Dark Matter”

Indiana-based footwork producer Jlin made one of the best albums we've heard so far this year. Black Origami is a dense collection of meticulously arranged…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 27, 2017 - 2:18 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Right now, for two weeks running, the #1 hit in America is the Justin Bieber-assisted remix of "Despacito," Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's reggaeton hit.
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2017 - 10:36 am

Jlin – “Carbon 7″ Video

Last week, the Indiana producer Jlin released Black Origami, a merciless and uncompromising album that twists Chicago's jittery footwork music into strange new shapes. And…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2017 - 12:24 pm

Stream Jlin Black Origami

Jlin makes calamitous and concentrated club beats with a blunt rhythmic palette. Today the Gary, Indiana-based artist's sophomore album Black Origami is available to stream.
Margaret Farrell | May 11, 2017 - 5:06 pm