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Q&A: Zola Jesus On Going Pop And Getting Away From Civilization

There's a building on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, between 66th and 67th, called the Park Avenue Armory. Though anomalies aren't uncommon in New…
Ryan Leas | September 29, 2014 - 2:39 pm

Stream Zola Jesus Taiga

On her new album Taiga, the former noise-goth queen Zola Jesus moves completely into the light, delivering an LP's worth of music that welcomes way…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2014 - 1:52 pm

Zola Jesus – “Go (Blank Sea)”

Zola Jesus has a new album called Taiga coming out next month, and from everything we're hearing, it continues her move away from operatic noise-goth…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2014 - 2:51 pm

Zola Jesus – “Dangerous Days (The Juan Maclean Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Nika Danilova -- better known as Zola Jesus -- gave fans a massive introduction to her new album Taiga with "Dangerous Days." That single came…
Miles Bowe | September 3, 2014 - 11:35 am

Zola Jesus – “Dangerous Days” Video

Zola Jesus returns this fall with the new album Taiga, and its first single, "Dangerous Days," is a sweeping and beautiful piece of starry-eyed synthpop…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2014 - 10:26 am

Zola Jesus – “Dangerous Days (Maps Remix)”

Over a month ago, we heard "Dangerous Days," the first single from Zola Jesus' upcoming LP Taiga. It'd be hard to top the pure anthemic…
Peter Helman | August 11, 2014 - 12:37 pm


Is Festival EDM Dying, Or Is It Just Getting Interesting?

If you perform with a giant light-up mouse helmet on your head, chances are you understand how to grab people's attention. Whether Twitter-feuding with Arcade
Chris DeVille | July 2, 2014 - 3:42 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The challenge in compiling the 5 Best Songs Of The Week isn't determining which songs deserve to be included and which don't, it's determining which…
Stereogum | June 27, 2014 - 4:27 pm

Zola Jesus – “Dangerous Days”

We knew something from Zola Jesus was on the way since the artist teased us all with the trailer for her new album, Taiga, and…
Miles Bowe | June 23, 2014 - 11:07 am

Watch A Trailer For Zola Jesus’ New Album Taiga

Zola Jesus has announced the follow-up to 2011's Conatus (not counting Versions, the orchestral reworkings collection she released in 2013). It's called Taiga, and it's…
Chris DeVille | June 18, 2014 - 12:58 pm


Turntable Interview: Zola Jesus

Nika Danilova, bka Zola Jesus, proved herself to be one of the most remarkable and talented young musicians of the era with her breakthrough release…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 19, 2013 - 2:54 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Watching the VMAs on Sunday night, something struck me: The music videos themselves were fairly beside the point, but almost every video that won a…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2013 - 12:35 pm

Zola Jesus – “Fall Back” Video

On her new album Versions, Zola Jesus worked with the industrial-music provocateur J.G. Thirlwell and the modern-classical string section Mivos Quartet to rework her own…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2013 - 10:45 am


Q&A: Zola Jesus On Her New Album, Versions

"Is it too early for a drink?" asks Nika Danilova when we first meet. She looks inquisitively around the room (at her manager, her husband,…
Puja Patel | August 14, 2013 - 11:20 am

Zola Jesus – “Avalanche (Slow)”

Last year, Zola Jesus played a show at New York's Guggenheim Museum. She was backed by the Mivos Quartet, and JG Thirwell, the O.G. industrial-music…
Tom Breihan | June 25, 2013 - 3:21 pm