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Watch Junip’s Balmy ‘Walking Lightly’ Video

José González's krautrock-channeling band Junip explored a couple's long, loveless marriage in the music videos for "Line of Fire" and "Your Life, Your Call," but…
Kyle McGovern / September 13, 2013

Watch Junip’s Ironically Sinister ‘Your Life, Your Call’ Video

José González may record mostly hushed, acoustic-based songs under his own name, but he's no stuffy traditionalist. His albums take as much care with sonic…
Marc Hogan / April 4, 2013

Junip Serve Up Synth-y Motivational Mantras on ‘Your Life, Your Call’

José González's kraut-folk trio is active again and prepping a self-titled sophomore LP for April 23 via Mute. Earlier this year we heard the lush,…
Chris Martins / March 26, 2013

Jose Gonzalez Returns With Junip: Listen to Lush Kraut-Folk Song ‘Line of Fire’

It's been a while since we've heard from Junip, the kraut-folk trio helmed by José González. Their 2010 LP debut Fields pushed that softspoken Swede out into…
Chris Martins / January 15, 2013

New Albums from Weezer, Robert Plant & 26 More!

Here's a rundown of the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / September 14, 2010

Junip, ‘Fields’ (Mute)

José González's usual mode -- hushed, pretty, acoustic, melancholy -- gets goosed by krautrock ghosts in this side-project trio. Fleshed out with sinister synths and…
Josh Modell / September 1, 2010