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Concert Review

MusicfestNW 2012 In Photos

Yesterday, Portland's MusicFestNW wrapped up five days of concerts at over a dozen venues throughout the city. Among the acts who performed were Passion Pit,…
Stereogum | September 10, 2012 - 4:15 pm

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – “Jeremy” (Magnetic Fields Cover)

Earlier today, the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart premiered a new track -- a cover of the Magnetic Fields' "Jeremy" -- on a fan's
Corban Goble | September 7, 2012 - 3:39 pm

Concert Review

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Andrew Youssef | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Ice Choir – “I Want You Now And Always” (Stereogum Premiere)

Ice Choir is the project of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, in which he steps to the fore as a champion…
Amrit Singh | June 12, 2012 - 3:37 pm

Ice Choir – “Teletrips”

Ice Choir is the alias of the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart's Kurt Feldman, and through that guise he makes songs that can best…
Corban Goble | May 9, 2012 - 3:15 pm

Zambri – “ICBYS (Ice Choir Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this year, we heard the lead single "ICBYS" from Band To Watch alums Zambri, a glowing slab of goth-y synth pop. Now, the Pains…
Corban Goble | February 28, 2012 - 12:33 pm

Stream The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Acid Reflex Remix EP

For Record Store Day, the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart will put out a four-track remix EP called Acid Reflex, from which we've already…
Corban Goble | February 27, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Concert Review

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart, Twin Sister @ Detroit Bar, Costa Mesa 10/9/11

A solid double bill of The Pains of Being Pure at Heart and Twin Sister made their way to California by stopping at the Detroit…
Andrew Youssef | October 11, 2011 - 4:39 pm

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – “The Body (Violens Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Local art rock crew Violens injects its sensibility into The Pains Of Being Pure Of Heart's "The Body," pushing the already uptempo number further into…
Corban Goble | September 13, 2011 - 11:10 am

Artist Polaroids From Lollapalooza 2011

Lollapalooza celebrated its twentieth anniversary in Chicago over the weekend with headline performances by Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, and Muse. It was the support acts,…
Scott Lapatine | August 8, 2011 - 11:45 am

Under The Influence

Under The Influence: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Belong

So far we've received Under The Influence playlists from Wild Beasts and three very different metal bands. This time we asked Pains Of Being Pure…
brandon | July 14, 2011 - 11:48 am

Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – “The Body” Video

The Pains must have had a good, if trippy, time casting their younger selves in this flashback/coming-of-age clip for their wistful/sweet indie-pop track "The Body."
Amrit Singh | July 5, 2011 - 2:32 pm

Scenes From Coachella ’11: Friday

If you're at Coachella you aren't on here. But this isn't a bad year to be here, all told: YouTube's live stream features some nice…
Amrit Singh | April 16, 2011 - 3:33 pm

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Bring “Heart In Your Heartbreak” To Letterman

I remember hearing the 15-minute debut self-titled EP that landed Brooklyn's the Pains, then a trio, their Band To Watch in 2007, and being struck…
Amrit Singh | March 23, 2011 - 11:16 am

Stream Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Belong

The Pains have graduated from their appreciation of sweet '90s-Slumberland-era indie pop with Belong, enlisting producer Flood (Smashing Pumpkins) and mixer Alan Moulder (My Bloody…
Amrit Singh | March 11, 2011 - 8:42 am