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Q&A: Pet Shop Boys Announce Electric, Debut “Axis,” And Discuss The State Of Dance Music

On July 15th the Pet Shop Boys — the most successful (and colorful) duo in the history of UK music — will release their 12th…
T. Cole Rachel | April 30, 2013 - 10:14 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was an amazing week for videos, but not a great week for videos with anything in common with each other. Here's the only narrative…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2012 - 3:56 pm

List

The 10 Best Coldplay Covers

Did you know Coldplay's Mylo Xyloto came out this week? The band played Letterman and Colbert and Today and Jools and Ellen and we threw
Scott Lapatine | October 26, 2011 - 11:08 am

More Pet Shop Boys stories

Pet Shop Boys – “Twenty-Something” Video

Pet Shop Boys released their latest album, Super, back in April, and today they're debuting the video for one of its stand-out tracks "Twenty-Something." In…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 10, 2016 - 11:41 am

Pet Shop Boys – “Happiness”

30 years ago this week, UK synthpop demigods Pet Shop Boys released Please, their debut album. It had "West End Girls" and "Opportunities (Let's Make…
Tom Breihan | March 25, 2016 - 11:11 am

Pet Shop Boys – “The Pop Kids”

Forever-arch synthpop legends the Pet Shop Boys have a new album called Super coming out this spring, and we've already posted the first single "Inner
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2016 - 10:53 am

Pet Shop Boys – “Inner Sanctum”

British synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys turned in a killer performance accompanied by K-Pop girl group f(x) towards the end of last year, and that…
Collin Robinson | January 21, 2016 - 10:50 am

Watch Pet Shop Boys Perform with f(x) At Mnet Asian Music Awards

Pet Shop boys performed alongside the K-Pop girl group f(x) at this year's Mnet Asian Music Awards, which took place last night in Hong Kong.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 4, 2015 - 11:57 am

Report From Flow Festival 2015

Though it originally started as a tiny, local, more jazz-focused festival, Helsinki's Flow has grown into something different by 2015. It had record attendance this…
Ryan Leas | August 17, 2015 - 1:27 pm

Stream Translational Drifts: Moogfest Volume 1 Feat. Dan Deacon, YACHT, Julianna Barwick, & More Covering Electronic Music Influencers

Moogfest took this year off as they prepared to move to their new home of Durham, North Carolina after being nudged out of Asheville. But…
James Rettig | July 14, 2015 - 5:06 pm

Watch Gwar Cover Pet Shop Boys’ “West End Girls”

Before frontman Dave Brockie passed away earlier this year, Gwar had appeared on the A.V. Club's all-covers video series A.V. Undercover twice, taking on Kansas
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2014 - 11:58 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was an amazing week for videos, but not a great week for videos with anything in common with each other. Here's the only narrative…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2012 - 3:56 pm

Pet Shop Boys – “Winner” Video

"Winner," the new single from acid-tongued British synthpop lifers the Pet Shop Boys, is probably the first song that group has ever written that sounds…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2012 - 9:56 am

Pet Shop Boys – “Winner”

The Pet Shop Boys have been making prettily scathing synthpop since before many of us were born, and they're still soldiering on with it. The…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2012 - 10:23 am

Pet Shop Boys – “Invisible” Video

The pioneering British sardonic-synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys will drop a new album called Elysium in a few months, and the first song is "Invisible,"
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2012 - 11:51 am

Field Music – “Rent” & “Heart”

On Record Store Day, nervy British post-punkers Field Music will release Actually, Nearly, their 7" tribute to arch synthpoppers Pet Shop Boys. On that single,…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2012 - 1:46 pm
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