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Vaporwave Finally Makes An IRL Connection At 100% ElectroniCON

"I just watched the Fyre Fest doc," George Clanton tells me backstage near the start of his own potentially madcap takeover of Brooklyn's enormous three-room…
Miles Bowe | September 3, 2019 - 2:56 pm

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TV Party: Saint Pepsi Talks Eagleheart

I recently had the pleasure of talking with young genius Saint Pepsi (also known as Ryan DeRobertis) -- a man whose summer hit was a
Kelly Conaboy | October 9, 2014 - 5:15 pm


Stereogum’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2013

Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal…
Stereogum | December 12, 2013 - 1:09 pm

More Saint Pepsi stories

Stream SAINT PEPSI’s Surprise New Album Mannequin Challenge

Ryan DeRobertis released his last SAINT PEPSI project, Choice Cuts, back in 2013 — when we named the experimental artist a Band To Watch —…
Julia Gray | August 27, 2019 - 9:08 pm

Stream Skylar Spence Prom King

Skylar Spence has made a magnificent crossover from chillwave patron saint to full-blown disco-pop overlord. Ryan DeRobertis has already released a slew of singles off…
Caitlin White | September 15, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Skylar Spence – “Can’t You See” Video

Skylar Spence is the fucking Prom King and there's nothing you can do about it. Earlier this year, Ryan DeRobertis ditched effervescent sainthood (his longstanding…
Caitlin White | July 7, 2015 - 1:48 pm

Saint Pepsi Changes Name To Skylar Spence

It seemed inevitable that as Ryan DeRobertis' Saint Pepsi project grew from underground superstar to festival act, he'd have to change his name to something…
James Rettig | January 14, 2015 - 12:33 pm

Magic! – “Rude (SAINT PEPSI Remix)”

I'll go on record and say that Magic!'s "Rude" is the most insufferable pop song of the year, even leaving the shitty gender politics of…
James Rettig | December 24, 2014 - 9:04 am

Drake – “Worst Behavior (SAINT PEPSI Edit)”

The first time I heard "Pineapple Juniors" in the very beginning of 2013, it was crystal clear that Ryan DeRobertis gave zero fucks about what…
Miles Bowe | September 25, 2014 - 11:41 am

Saint Pepsi – “Fall Harder”

On his debut single for Carpark Records, Saint Pepsi (aka Ryan DeRobertis) has given us a pair of head-over-heels love songs. We've already heard A-side…
Miles Bowe | August 12, 2014 - 4:38 pm

Saint Pepsi – “Fiona Coyne” Video

Saint Pepsi recently put out "Fiona Coyne," his bright musical love letter to a fictional character on Degrassi, and now the song has been given…
Miles Bowe | July 16, 2014 - 5:45 pm

Saint Pepsi – “Fiona Coyne”

Earlier this year, sunny dance producer Saint Pepsi released his Gin City EP, which felt like a step forward from the early recordings that earned…
Miles Bowe | July 8, 2014 - 6:13 pm

TEEN – “Not For Long (SAINT PEPSI Remix)”

Last year around this time, SAINT PEPSI released the early Bandcamp recordings that led me to write about him as a Band To Watch. Now,…
Miles Bowe | June 3, 2014 - 5:26 pm

Stream SAINT PEPSI Gin City

For all the different tracks we've heard from SAINT PEPSI (aka Ryan DeRobertis) over the last year, it's worth noting that we haven't heard something…
Miles Bowe | February 25, 2014 - 4:23 pm


If you see the title for SAINT PEPSI's newest track it wouldn't be out of the question to think that the producer Ryan DeRobertis had…
Miles Bowe | February 18, 2014 - 3:05 pm

Beat Culture – “Drifter (SAINT PEPSI Remix)”

Last week we heard, "Shibuya," the new single by Beat Culture. That song was paired with "Drifter (feat. Psychic Twin), and today, remix prodigy Ryan…
Miles Bowe | January 29, 2014 - 2:54 pm