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Frankie Cosmos Sign to Sub Pop, Announce Tour Dates

New York indie-pop four-piece Frankie Cosmos have just announced a new deal with Sub Pop Records. In a recent Facebook post, the band shared that…
Rob Arcand / April 13, 2017

The 101 Best Songs of 2016

When the history books are written, music will probably not be the first thing anyone remembers about 2016. Nevertheless, the music was excellent—memorable and meaningful enough…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2016

New Music: Frankie Cosmos – “Fresh Pond” (Krill Cover)

Bedroom pop darlings Frankie Cosmos will soon release a cassette-only collection of cover songs. The first peek is this understated cover of defunct Boston band Krill's "Fresh…
Anna Gaca / October 26, 2016

Watch Yo La Tengo, Yoko Ono, Frankie Cosmos, and More Perform at Other Music Farewell Show

New York's Other Music served record-buyers for more than 20 years, and last Saturday the beloved store closed its doors for good. Area musicians weren't…
Rachel Brodsky / June 30, 2016

The 66 Best Songs of 2016 So Far

If the album is still supposed to be dying, nobody told 2016 – it's hard to remember a year that was so dominated by the…
SPIN Staff / June 3, 2016

The 50 Best Albums of 2016 So Far

Now that we're nearly halfway done with 2016, the time has come for your annual summer-listening list. Expect to find a tender comeback from the…
SPIN Staff / June 1, 2016

Review: Frankie Cosmos Deserves to Be Your ‘Next Thing’

Twenty-two year-old Greta Kline writes affecting, unassuming songs about subjects like Korean food and how much she misses her dead dog, Joe Joe. Her delivery…
Anna Gaca / April 4, 2016

Frankie Cosmos Is Ready to Be Herself

Greta Kline needs a haircut. When we meet in early February at a Williamsburg coffee shop, the Frankie Cosmos frontwoman bounds in and suggests a change in evening plans: Instead of…
Rachel Brodsky / March 15, 2016

Porches: A Synth-Obsessed Songwriter Learns to Be Alone (But Not Lonely)

On "Be Apart," a morose synth-bit confessional from Porches' crepuscular new LP, Pool, it sounds like Aaron Maine is having a hard time making up his…
Harley Brown / February 5, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Rihanna, Frankie Cosmos, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of SPIN’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from a buzzworthy indie-pop darling, a reunited trip-hop duo, Texan post-punks, and more.
SPIN Staff / January 29, 2016

Frankie Cosmos Announces New Album, ‘Next Thing,’ Shares Lead Single ‘Sinister’

Greta Kline, who plays under the name Frankie Cosmos, has just announced her new album called Next Thing, coming on April 1 via Bayonet. She's…
Rachel Brodsky / January 27, 2016

SXSW 2016 Announces Third Round of Performers, Including Bloc Party, the Dandy Warhols, More

Correction: An earlier version of this post noted it was the final lineup addition. That is not the case. South by Southwest has added…
Harley Brown / January 12, 2016

Frankie Cosmos, MAS YSA, Wet, and More to Play Bernie Sanders’ Fundraising Concert

While Donald Trump struggles to find a band who doesn't vehemently object to the Republican presidential candidate using their music at his campaign events, Bernie…
James Grebey / January 4, 2016

Stream Frankie Cosmos’ Synth-Splashed EP, ‘Fit Me In’

Bedroom-pop D.I.Y. devotee Frankie Cosmos — a.k.a. Greta Kline — is a few short days away from releasing her new EP, Fit Me In, but you…
Rachel Brodsky / November 6, 2015