Some of the year's most exciting new albums just happen to come from stylish, trend-setting boy-girl duos -- each with different sounds and different dynamics, but all sharing the same problem: toilet seat up or down?
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Interviews by Steve Kandell and David Marchese
Photographs by Nick Haymes
Styling by Brett Bailey
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »