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WATCH: Nirvana Plays with Lorde, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent and Joan Jett at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

April 11th, 2014

Thursday night’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn saw the last remaining Nirvana members – Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear – reunite and perform together live for the first time in 22 years. The group released their debut album, Bleach, 25 years ago and was inducted to the Hall of Fame in their first year of eligibility.
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WATCH: St. Vincent Covers Nirvana’s “Lithium”

April 7th, 2014
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Many artists have chosen to honor the late Kurt Cobain in their performances this week, as April 5th marked the 20th anniversary of his death. This includes a spectacular rendition of “Lithium” by St. Vincent, who brought it to her set at Chicago’s Riviera on Saturday.
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WATCH: St. Vincent Appears in Portlandia Sketch

March 31st, 2014
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Annie Clark, otherwise known as St. Vincent, made yet another appearance on IFC’s skit show Portlandia, and her performance rings even truer to what potentially happens while she’s on the road.
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LISTEN: St. Vincent Releases New Track “Del Rio”

March 6th, 2014
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“Del Rio,” the new single by indie pop artist St. Vincent, has a raw, grainy, leaked type of feel to it. Accompanied by a makeshift video, capturing one continuous shot of a turntable playing the 45 vinyl version of the song, which is intriguing to say the least. Originally featured as a b-side on the European single version of “Digital Witness,” the first song made available for streaming off the self titled album, also appears on the Japanese edition, which was released on Feb 25.
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Sled Island Music & Arts Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Featuring St. Vincent, Rocket from the Crypt and Spiritualized

March 5th, 2014

The Sled Island Music & Arts Festival released its first round of lineup announcements and now we’ve got the second wave of lineup announcements posted below. There will be over 250 bands performing and tons of other shows including arts events, comedy shows, film screenings and more. Check out the lineup below.

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St. Vincent – St. Vincent

March 4th, 2014
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There is no other artist in the digital age that can make binary sound downright sinister, and if that’s not a ringing endorsement of St. Vincent’s eponymous fourth album, read on for further praise because there’s not a single track that falters. Each warble of Annie Clark’s vocals, bent synth pitch and crackling thump of percussion takes the artist to new heights. The LP’s two singles, “Birth in Reverse” and “Digital Witness” meld into the album effortlessly. No song stands out as an immediate single. They’re all simply impressive in their own right. Read more…

By April Siese Posted in High Fidelity, Reviews

SXSW 2014 Announces Fifth Round Showcasing Performers Including Chromeo, Against Me!, Perfect Pussy and More

February 18th, 2014
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SXSW 2014 begins in only three weeks, but the fifth round of showcasing performers has just been announced.
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Damon Albarn, St. Vincent and Kelis Set to Play NPR’s SXSW 2014 Showcase

February 18th, 2014
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NPR Music has announced the lineup for its 2014 SXSW showcase this March, and it has something for everyone.
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LISTEN: St. Vincent Streams New Song “Prince Johnny”

February 5th, 2014
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St. Vincent is streaming her latest track, “Prince Johnny,” and you can listen to it right here.
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Swans Announce New Album To Be Kind Featuring St. Vincent for May 2014 Release

February 1st, 2014
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Having emerged in the New York No Wave scene, post-punk band Swans is to follow up their critically acclaimed last album, The Seer, with a new record to be released this May.
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