Johnny Jewel

Chromatics’ “Magazine” Video Is Four Minutes of Arthouse Cinema

Chromatics' long-awaited album Dear Tommy remains MIA, but the band's Johnny Jewel did create the soundtrack for Belgian director Fien Troch's new independent teen drama, Home. That soundtrack includes an airy,…
Anna Gaca / September 28, 2016

Chromatics Hide From the Light on Adult Swim Single ‘Shadow’

Chromatics' long-teased LP Dear Tommy is finally inching closer to a release. But even if that date remains vague, the Los Angeles-based crew of nocturnal…
Colin Joyce / September 8, 2015

Chromatics’ Johnny Jewel Pulses His Way Through Ominous ‘Bullytown’

In December, Chromatics' Johnny Jewel offered up a taste of his soundtrack work on Ryan Gosling's upcoming directorial debut, Lost River. Now, the producer has released "Bullytown,"
Brennan Carley / February 18, 2015

Johnny Jewel Drops 31-Minute, All-Instrumental ‘The Other Side of Midnight’

Just a few days after Chromatics announced their forthcoming 17-track album, Dear Tommy, band member Johnny Jewel has unleashed two previously unheard tracks. The first, a…
Rachel Brodsky / December 9, 2014

Johnny Jewel Reissues ‘The Messenger,’ Channels ’80s in ‘The Hunt’ Video

Long before synth-master Johnny Jewel returned to the After Dark franchise, he shared The Messenger, a promo album crafted with his Desire bandmate Nat Walker.
Kyle McGovern / October 23, 2013

Italians Do It Better (and for Free) on ‘After Dark 2′ Compilation

Last month's After Dark 2 compilation from Italians Do It Better was no less than six years in the making. Anticipation was riding high for the…
Chris Martins / June 11, 2013

Italians Do It Better Again on Long-Awaited ‘After Dark 2′ Compilation

Finally, Italians Do It Better released After Dark 2, the follow-up to 2007's compilation on Friday (May 17). The 15-track collection features material from several…
Kyle McGovern / May 17, 2013

Chromatics’ Johnny Jewel Shares Autumnal ‘Black & White’ Synth Mix

Nothing says "welcome to the fall" like a fat stack of awesomely gooped, synthsizer-swole, mellow dance jams assembled by a bona fide expert thereof. At…
Chris Martins / December 4, 2012