Kirin J. Callinan

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Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2013

It's that time of year again: Time to take stock of the vast armies of new musicians making music in the past year, and to…
Stereogum | September 19, 2013 - 10:07 am

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: May 2013

A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: April 2013

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix -- MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. -- in March we finally came upon a…
Amrit Singh | April 30, 2013 - 12:30 pm

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Neil & Liam Finn – “Back To Life” Video (Feat. Mac DeMarco, Weyes Blood, Connan Mockasin, & More)

You know that Split Enz "I Got You" video where Neil Finn’s aggressive eye contact makes you a little uneasy and brings out the needy,…
Gil Green | June 19, 2018 - 1:08 pm

Watch Mike Myers Sing The Austin Powers Song “BBC” With Mac DeMarco & Weyes Blood

Earlier today, we heard the first two songs from Met Gala, a new band led by Mac DeMarco. In sharing those songs, DeMarco claimed that…
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2018 - 11:27 am

Kirin J Callinan Pleads Guilty In Indecent Exposure Charge, Avoids Conviction

Last November, the Australian musician Kirin J Callinan wore a kilt on the red carpet of Australia's Aria Awards. He reportedly raised the kilt to…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2018 - 8:59 am

Kirin J Callinan Charged For Indecent Exposure On Arias Red Carpet

Last November, the Australian musician Kirin J Callinan, wearing a kilt, flashed his penis at photographers and members of the press on the red carpet…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2018 - 8:57 am

Kirin J Callinan Removed From Laneway Festival Lineup After Complaints

Kirin J Callinan was discreetly removed from the Laneway Festival 2018 lineup after organizers took heed of complaints over the Sydney-based provocateur's recent behavior. Last…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 18, 2018 - 12:07 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “Living Each Day” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) Video

Australian pop weirdo Kirin J Callinan is releasing a new album, Bravado, at the end of the week, and today he's shared an absurdist video…
James Rettig | June 6, 2017 - 3:53 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “Living Each Day” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) & “Down 2 Hang” (Feat. James Chance)

Australian weirdo Kirin J Callinan is releasing a new album, Bravado, in a couple of weeks. He's already shared the title track and "S.A.D. (Song
James Rettig | May 25, 2017 - 10:56 am

Kirin J Callinan – “S.A.D (Song About Drugs)” Video

Australian noise-pop weirdo Kirin J Callinan just released two new tracks, "Bravado" and "S.A.D (Song About Drugs)," on the heels of a star-studded mockumentary about…
Peter Helman | April 26, 2017 - 10:50 am

Kirin J Callinan – “Bravado” Video & “S.A.D.”

Last week, Kirin J Callinan released a star-studded mockumentary teasing new music, and today the Australian experimental musician has delivered with a video for a…
James Rettig | April 4, 2017 - 11:56 am

Watch A Kirin J Callinan Mockumentary Featuring Mac DeMarco, Jack Black, Mark Ronson, & More

The deeply creepy Australian experimental type Kirin J Callinan hasn't released an album since his 2013 debut Embracism, but he's apparently spent the past four…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2017 - 10:34 am

Avalanches Release Movie Teaser Feat. Father John Misty, Ariel Pink, Danny Brown

The Avalanches already announced their return to live performance, and now the Australian production team has shared a new video teaser hinting at a new…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2016 - 5:18 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “The Teacher” (Feat. Connan Mockasin) Video

Australian experimentalist Kirin J Callinan was responsible for a lot of great visuals behind his 2013 debut album, Embracism, and it looks like he's continuing…
James Rettig | November 3, 2015 - 1:53 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “The Teacher”

Amidst live stints playing with Tame Impala's Kevin Parker and opening for TV On the Radio, Kirin J Callinan has been busy since the release…
Cady Siregar | October 16, 2015 - 1:04 pm

Watch Mark Ronson Cover Queens Of The Stone Age With Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker

Superproducer Mark Ronson stopped by for a live in-studio session at Australian radio station Triple J today. As usual, he assembled a crack team of…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2015 - 10:45 pm

Kirin J Callinan – “Constant Craving” (k.d. lang cover)

In 1992, the Canadian country-music revisionist k.d. lang won a bunch of awards for "Constant Craving," her sweeping and inescapable heartbreaker. And now the slithering…
Tom Breihan | April 28, 2014 - 12:26 pm