Northern State

Hesta Prynn – “Easy Bear” (Feat. Tim Harrington) (Stereogum Premiere)

In 2008, Julie Potash left longtime Long Island ladyrap troupe (and OKX "No Surprises"ing) Northern State for a solo career under her solo nom de…
Amrit Singh | August 25, 2010 - 10:10 am

New Northern State Video – “Mother May I”

The live-performance video for Long Islanders Northern State's "Mother May I" is way less surreal than the piña colada acid trip they took with "Better
Brandon Stosuy | June 3, 2008 - 9:25 am

Tegan & Sara Offer Geography Lessons, Solo Project + New Northern State – “Away Away (Dub Mix)”

Our favorite Canadian twins are currently on tour with Northern State -- between the two crews, there's much to report. For starters, Tegan has a…
Brandon Stosuy | March 7, 2008 - 11:27 am

New Northern State – “Better Already” (Ecstatic Remix By JD Samson)

LI OKX alumni Northern State had Le Tigre calendar star JD Sampson do a revved remix of Can I Keep This Pen's's Grey's Anatomy-approved first…
Stereogum | November 8, 2007 - 5:52 pm

New Northern State Video – “Better Already”

The Long Island ladies of Northern State made their "comeback" of sorts in '07 with their first record in three years (after parting ways with…
Stereogum | August 30, 2007 - 2:01 pm

OKX: B-Sides

If you checked the ID3 tags of our song-for-song cover of OK Computer, you saw a note promising b-sides. And indeed, we've got…
Stereogum | July 13, 2007 - 5:47 pm

New Northern State – “Away Away”

Sprout, Spero, and the Hawthorne-loving Hesta Prynn of sing-rap trio Northern State embraced their inner Beastie for their All City follow up, enlisting Adrock himself…
Stereogum | January 12, 2007 - 2:49 pm