How to Dress Well

Last week, Phantogram put out their latest album Three. The album’s lead single “You Don’t Ge Me High Anymore” has now been remixed by How to Dress Well, who recently released his… More »


Tom Krell is not a self-help guru, but not because he’s unqualified. The 32-year-old delayed finishing his philosophy dissertation to work on being a pop star. As How to Dress Well,… More »

Review: On Care, How to Dress Well Opens His Heart and Arrangements

If alt-R&B disappears ever, it’ll be via suffocation under a heap of its own baggage. The stereotypes are well-known and vicious. The worst of the genre has two modes: shallowMore »

How to Dress Well—the R&B-inflected recording project of Tom Krell—will release its fourth album, Care, on Friday, September 23, via Weird World/Domino. Over the past few weeks, Krell has shared… More »


R&B romanticist How to Dress Well finally followed up last month’s “Lost Youth / Lost You” with “What’s Up.” It’s a velvet curtain knitted with orchestral instruments and coated with tropical flavors. More »

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from resurfaced Norwegian avant-pop performers, college-rock icons, and more.

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Update 2: Care will be released on September 23 via DominoA press release also revealed that Canadian composer Kara-Lis Coverdale, Jamaican producer Dre Skull, and electronic artist CFCF helped co-produce the album. The track listMore »


If someone had told you that an alt-R&B figure was coming out with a new album called Care, it probably wouldn’t take you a ton of guesses to figure out… More »

Before How to Dress well offers a proper follow-up to What Is This Heart?, he’s decided to indulge his schmaltzier side today and team up with an incarnate meme, @seinfeld2000,… More »

How to Dress Well’s wispy album What Is This Heart? came out a year ago, and as a “thank you” to fans, singer/producer Tom Krell has shared a new video… More »


How to Dress Well was a guest on Diplo’s BBC Radio 1 show, Diplo & Friends, last night, where he shared an R&B mix comprised of traditional artists like Janet… More »

Teaming with electronic pop singer-songwriter/producer TĀLĀHow To Dress Well has a seductive new song titled “The One.” Created as part of Yours Truly’s Songs From Scratch singles series,… More »

Credit: Illustration by James Grebey

We’ve spent a good deal of time at SPIN this last December listing our favorites of 2014; the songs, albums, and other music-related ephemera that made the last 12 months… More »


Connect Sessions — The Work

After a month in the hothouse, last week’s live event at the Brooklyn club Verboten, finally saw the premieres of the Connect Sessions powered by Microsoft collaborations between three pairs… More »

Connect Sessions Ep. 10 — Com Truise, How to Dress Well, and Ian Williams Take the Stage

Interviewed a few hours before taking the stage of the live Connect Sessions powered by Microsoft event at the Brooklyn venue Verboten last Wednesday, December 17, two of the participating… More »