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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Jarvis Cocker

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim | July 7, 2020 - 1:21 pm

The Anniversary

This Is Hardcore Turns 20

I only saw Pulp once. A few weeks after they released This Is Hardcore, the much-anticipated follow-up to their critically beloved and UK-conquering breakthrough Different
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2018 - 11:45 am

The Anniversary

The Trainspotting Soundtrack Turns 20

I saw Trainspotting with my dad. This was a bad idea. I don't know what I was thinking. If I'd gone with literally anyone else,…
Tom Breihan | July 8, 2016 - 11:51 am

More Pulp stories

JARV IS… – “Save The Whales”

Jarvis Cocker, the former (?) frontman of Pulp, has a new band that he's calling JARV IS... Back in 2018, JARV IS... started playing live
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2020 - 9:48 am

JARV IS… – “House Music All Night Long”

A few years ago, former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker started performing shows under the stylized name JARV IS..., with a consistent cast of musicians that…
James Rettig | March 2, 2020 - 12:32 pm

Jarvis Cocker – “Must I Evolve?”

Former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker does not seem to be in any hurry to return to the center of the conversation. Pulp were once one…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2019 - 10:24 am

The Anniversary

The Trainspotting Soundtrack Turns 20

I saw Trainspotting with my dad. This was a bad idea. I don't know what I was thinking. If I'd gone with literally anyone else,…
Tom Breihan | July 8, 2016 - 11:51 am

Jarvis Cocker Shares Song About Paris Terror Attacks

Jarvis Cocker lives in Paris, and the Pulp frontman has recorded a new song responding to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. As The Quietus
Tom Breihan | November 23, 2015 - 1:05 pm

The Anniversary

Different Class Turns 20

A quick vignette: It's a Sunday morning, summer 1995, and I'm up way too early. My memory is hazy, but I'm pretty sure I'd accidentally…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 11:12 am

Hear Jarvis Cocker’s Soundtrack To His Art Exhibit

In a few weeks, Jarvis Cocker of Pulp fame will present an art exhibition for Red Bull Space Paris called 20 Golden Greats, where he'll…
James Rettig | June 9, 2015 - 9:40 am

Greek Politician Agrees That Pulp’s “Common People” Is Probably About His Wife

There's a good chance you've listened to Pulp's deathless classic "Common People" a few hundred times without ever considering the possibility that it could be…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2015 - 12:37 pm

Concert Review

Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Watch The Pulp Documentary Pulp: A Film About Life, Death And Supermarkets

Pulp was arguably the greatest band to come out of Britpop, and when they reunited in 2011, it was a big deal. In 2012, they…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2014 - 1:05 pm

Watch A Nine-Year-Old Win A Pulp Karaoke Contest Judged By Jarvis Cocker

Last week, we reported that Jarvis Cocker would head to New York to judge a Pulp karaoke contest at a screening of the documentary Pulp:
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2014 - 4:48 pm

Jarvis Cocker To Judge Pulp Karaoke Contest In NYC

If you're reading anything on this website, there is a very good chance you have attempted to croon along with at least one Pulp song…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2014 - 11:49 am

Watch The Trailer For The Pulp Documentary

It's easy to get cynical about the recent epidemic of broken-up bands reuniting and getting that festival money, but when the band in question is…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2014 - 9:20 am
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