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ANOHNI Teams With Oneohtrix Point Never and Hudson Mohawke for ‘4 DEGREES’

ANOHNI, singer and driving force behind Antony and the Johnsons, has been teasing a new album called HOPELESSNESS for a while now. But as climate…
Colin Joyce / December 1, 2015

Various Artists, ‘Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac’ (Hear Music/Concord)

Does our intimate knowledge of Fleetwood Mac's internecine drama enrich our experience of the band's music? Or does the excellence of that music endow that…
Christopher R. Weingarten / August 14, 2012

Best Coast, MGMT Cover Fleetwood Mac for Tribute Comp

Last month, Randall Poster, the veteran music supervisor behind last year's star-studded, ridiculously excellent Rave On, Buddy Holly compilation, announced that he would be collecting…
Devon Maloney / June 18, 2012

Antony and the Johnsons’ ‘Swanlights’ Show, By the Numbers

Last night at Radio City Music Hall, Antony and the Johnsons performed Swanlights, a one-night-only performance art exhibition commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art.The…
Devon Maloney / January 27, 2012

NEW SONG: Antony and the Johnsons + Bjork!

Björk recruited Antony Hegarty, singer for Antony and the Johnsons, for "The Dull Flame of Desire," a duet from her last album, 2007's Volta. On…
William Goodman / September 16, 2010

Antony and the Johnsons, ‘Swanlights’ (Secretly Canadian)

Has there ever been a persona quite like the Mercury Prize–winning Antony Hegarty? One who so effortlessly straddles popular song and the avant-garde? Perhaps Björk,…
SPIN Staff / September 9, 2010

Antony Hegarty Talks “Psychedelic” New Album

A year after releasing his SPIN-approved third album, The Crying Light, with his chamber-pop band the Johnsons, Brit singer/songwriter Antony Hegarty brings his one-of-a-kind voice…
Kelsey Paine / May 6, 2010

Antony and the Johnsons Kick Off U.S. Tour

Antony and the Johnsons opened their 15-date U.S. tour Monday night at Glenside, PA's Keswick Theater, just outside Philadelphia, with a 90-minute set that featured…
Brian Mcmanus / February 3, 2009

New Albums from A.C. Newman, Matt and Kim, and 6 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / January 20, 2009

New Tours: Antony and the Johnsons, Simian Mobile Disco

In preparation for the January 20 release ofThe Crying Light -- their long-awaited follow-up to 2006's I Am A Bird Now -- Antony and the…
Larry Fitzmaurice / December 12, 2008

Antony and the Johnsons, A.C. Newman, No Age Play Noise Pop

The 2009 music festival season is already heating up: The initial lineup has been announced for San Francisco's 17th annual Noise Pop event.
William Goodman / November 24, 2008’s Best of the Week, November 10-16

It was a baffling week, one filled with plenty of love and hate. For a little help understanding we turned to the stars.
SPIN Staff / November 15, 2008

New MP3: Antony and the Johnsons, “Another World”

How can one man's tragic song sound so uplifting? Antony Hegarty, singer-songwriter and creative force behind Antony and the Johnsons, has made a career singing…
Nick Stefanovich / November 12, 2008

Get Ready for the Holidays: Indie-Music Style

Besides looking a little like Charlie Brown, Tim Fite has something else in common with the pumpkin'-headed cartoon character. Namely, an affinity for Halloween. And…
Melissa Goldstein / October 23, 2008