Popstrangers

Popstrangers – “Return Of The Mack” (Mark Morrison Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

London-based, New Zealand-born indie-poppers Popstrangers released the excellent Fortuna last spring, and they'll return to the US for the first time in two years this…
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2014 - 11:03 am

Popstrangers – “Don’t Be Afraid” Video

London-via-New Zealand trio Popstrangers released their dreamy new album, Fortuna, at the end of last month. Now there's a Liam Healy-directed video for second single,…
Peter Helman | June 18, 2014 - 1:28 pm

Stream Popstrangers Fortuna (Stereogum Premiere)

Popstrangers were already an established band in New Zealand and signed to a big label when they decided to pick up and move to London,…
Miles Bowe | May 19, 2014 - 11:47 am

Popstrangers – “Don’t Be Afraid”

Popstrangers' Fortuna is shaping up quite nicely. "Don't Be Afraid," the second offering from the New Zealand-gone-London band's upcoming album, trades the fervent power-pop sugar…
Chris DeVille | April 25, 2014 - 10:25 am

Popstrangers – “Country Kills” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

"Country Kills" was the first single from the upcoming Popstrangers album Fortuna, and now it's the project's first video too. The London-based Kiwis tapped Mazes…
Chris DeVille | April 9, 2014 - 9:57 am

Popstrangers – “Country Kills”

Last year, New Zealand band Popstrangers moved to London and put out a pair of songs to mark that change in their lives. One of…
Miles Bowe | March 27, 2014 - 10:53 am

Popstrangers – “Rats In The Palm Trees” Video

New Zealand band Popstrangers moved to London this year after releasing their album Antipodes and marked the occasion with the new single "Rats In The…
Miles Bowe | November 27, 2013 - 12:27 pm

Popstrangers – “Fortuna”

New Zealand trio Popstrangers' latest "Fortuna" sounds stretched out and tired, and I mean that in the absolutely best way possible. The song serves as…
James Rettig | November 8, 2013 - 3:03 pm

Popstrangers – “Rats In The Palm Trees”

New Zealand's indie rockers Popstrangers, who released Antipodes earlier this year, have relocated to London, where they recorded their new track "Rats In The Palm…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 2, 2013 - 12:07 pm

Popstrangers – “Heaven”

Here's a promising single from New Zealand indie rock trio Popstrangers, a group that wears the stated touchpoints -- early Radiohead and New Zealand acts…
Corban Goble | October 11, 2012 - 5:23 pm