MNDR Returns With Glamorously Impactful ‘Kimono’

It's been three years since the ear of pop fans have been sated by MNDR's angular, emotionally telling solo career. In 2012, the singer-songwriter and…
Brennan Carley / October 9, 2015

Killer Mike and MNDR ‘Lock & Load’ Together for ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Single

MNDR teamed up with Killer Mike for a new song off of an upcoming album inspired by Grand Theft Auto V (hopefully El-P isn't jealous).
James Grebey / April 2, 2015

MNDR Give Living Days’ ‘Thrill Anybody?’ a Crisp Facelift

Living Days is a New York-based synth-pop band that blends haunting drum and bass with airy, affected vocal melodies. (You may recognize singer Stephonik Youth's…
Shannen Gaffney / July 30, 2014

Watch MNDR Outrun Reality in Mind-Bending, Art-Blending ‘Faster Horses’ Video

MNDR's excellent dance-pop album Feed Me Diamonds is more than eight months old, but its latest video makes it look like all that time was spent…
Marc Hogan / April 24, 2013

Watch MNDR and Tokimonsta Hijack a Man’s Dreams in ‘Go With It’ Video

MNDR's Amanda Warner is on a roll. After writing about middle class concerns for SPIN and releasing "a really ill techno record," the New York-based…
Chris Martins / March 25, 2013

MNDR Team With Duran Duran’s Nick Rhodes for TV Mania Remix

The idea behind Duran Duran keyboardist Nick Rhodes and the band's former guitarist Warren Cuccurullo's side project TV Mania was so prescient, it's a little…
SPIN Staff / March 1, 2013

Metric’s ‘Breathing Underwater’ Soars in MNDR’s Dance-Pop Remix

Metric's Synthetica standout "Breathing Underwater" has enough stadium-rock anthem in its genetic makeup that our reviewer Josh Modell called it "the ass-kicking younger sister of 'With or Without…
Marc Hogan / February 14, 2013

MNDR Commands ‘Feed Me Diamonds’ on ‘Letterman’

MNDR's Feed Me Diamonds is "a really ill techno record," as reviewer Julianne Escobedo Shepherd wrote, and while that's true, what stands out about the title…
Marc Hogan / December 18, 2012

MNDR’s ‘Feed Me Diamonds’ Pays Homage in Drag to Marina Abramovíc

Sometimes SPIN fashion correspondent and occasional political essayist MNDR released a great record this year — "a really ill techno record," to be precise —…
Chris Martins / December 12, 2012

MNDR on the Middle Class and Civil Liberties

At this point we have seen and felt the failure of "trickle down" economics. The gap between the "haves and have-nots" becomes greater and greater…
SPIN Staff / October 22, 2012

Beat Down: AraabMuzik, Chromeo, and MNDR Spin a CMJ Frenzy

EDM shit-stirrer AraabMuzik worked his MPCs to the point of near-combustion at SPIN's annual CMJ party last night. Good thing we were in an old…
Ken Bachor / October 19, 2012

MNDR, ‘Feed Me Diamonds’ (Ultra)

Pop's gone totally EDM, as we all know — stars from Nicki to Rihanna have been flocking to beatmakers like Calvin Harris in hopes of…
Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / September 19, 2012

Behind the Runway: MNDR Chats Up Adrien Brody Backstage At Diesel Black Gold

Earlier this week, SPIN Fashion Week correspondents Julianne Escobedo Shepherd and Amanda "MNDR" Warner headed downtown to the Diesel Black Gold party, where the latter…
SPIN Staff / September 12, 2012

Behind the Runway: MNDR Interviews Robert Geller, Hangs With EDUN’s Ali Hewson

This past Saturday, SPIN's special Fashion Week correspondent Amanda "MNDR" Warner and contributor Julianne Escobedo Shepherd headed to Lower Manhattan together to take in runway…
SPIN Staff / September 12, 2012

Feed Me Fashion: MNDR Visits the Runway With the Strokes & Stipe

See photos of SPIN's special correspondent leaving the stage behind to sit front row at Fashion Week's key shows.
Ken Bachor / September 11, 2012

The Runway Reviewed: SPIN Assesses the First Flurry of Fashion Week ’12 Fabulosity

RACHEL COMEY A big-time favorite of Best Coast's Bethany Cosentino, it's not hard to envision the two existing in some kind of symbiotic metaspace for…
Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / September 7, 2012

MNDR Breaks Down ‘Feed Me Diamonds’: Full Album Stream

Brainy Brooklyn pop songwriter, MTV-approved innovative performer, and admitted gearhead Amanda Warner calls her forthcoming full-length debut as MNDR Feed Me Diamonds one of the…
David Bevan / August 13, 2012

Video Premiere: MNDR Talks ‘#1 in Heaven’

MNDR promised SPIN a song about Patty Hearst and MNDR has delivered: Latest single "#1 in Heaven" is about the critical moment when the kidnapped…
SPIN Staff / January 17, 2012

TVOTR, Kills, OFF!, Vaccines Play SPIN’s Party

If TV on the Radio wanted to reintroduce themselves to their audience and get people excited about April's Nine Types of Light, they couldn't have…
Steve Kandell / March 19, 2011

Next Big Things 2011: MNDR

Home sweet home: New York CityExpect: Dance-pop multihyphenate; another Mark Ronson discovery made goodMust hear: still-untitled debut, due this spring…
Caryn Ganz / February 11, 2011