The Chills

The Chills – “Conversation Piece” (David Bowie Cover)

The immortal New Zealand band the Chills have released a cover of an old David Bowie B-side called "Conversation Piece." The Chills take stays true…
Margaret Farrell | February 16, 2017 - 1:04 pm

The Chills – “Oncoming Day (Early Version)”

Dunedin Sound proponents the Chills' 1986 compilation album, Kaleidoscope World, is getting reissued. The comp, which was the New Zealand band's first official release, was…
James Rettig | June 30, 2016 - 9:51 am

Watch The Chills Play Their First US Show In 11 Years At NYC Popfest

NYC Popfest has been going strong for a solid decade now, which is one more year than it's been since the Chills played a show…
Zac Gelfand | May 23, 2016 - 4:07 pm

The Chills – “Warm Waveform” (Stereogum Premiere)

"With the touch of your hand, I felt my flesh go all electric," croons Martin Phillipps smokily above layers of somber bass and soft, chiming…
Cady Siregar | September 28, 2015 - 9:28 am

The Chills – “America Says Hello”

It's been nearly two decades since the great New Zealand jangle-pop band the Chills released their last full-length, 1996's Sunburnt. They came back with a…
Tom Breihan | July 30, 2015 - 11:47 am

R.I.P. Peter Gutteridge

The Flying Nun website reports that the New Zealand indie-pop architect Peter Gutteridge has died in Auckland. Gutteridge, who helped to found hugely important bands…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2014 - 9:42 am

The Chills – “Molten Gold”

New Zealand indie-pop greats the Chills earned themselves a spot in heaven for "Pink Frost" alone way the hell back in 1984, and they certainly…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2013 - 10:56 am