Posts tagged "Owen Pallett"

Owen Pallett Played a Chilling Cover of the Carpenters’ Hit ‘Close To You’ at a CMJ House Show

Sunday night, Brooklyn-based boutique label Orchid Tapes held an intimate CMJ showcase where songwriter Owen Pallett, played material from his band Les Mouches, who just reissued…
Meilyn Huq / October 19, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Meek Mill, Owen Pallett, Caspian, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from post-rock revivalists, in-demand…
SPIN Staff / June 30, 2015

Hear Owen Pallett’s Ambient ‘Adult Swim’ Single, ‘The Phone Call’

Owen Pallett has unveiled his Adult Swim Singles contribution: a space-y, synth-backed slow jam called “The Phone Call.” You can download it here. As previously…
Rachel Brodsky / June 29, 2015

Owen Pallett Explores Hidden ‘Passions’ in Cinematic New Video

Owen Pallett has an entrancing new video for “The Passions,” which is taken from his 2014 effort, In Conflict. Created by Brian Vu, the clip…
Rachel Brodsky / May 28, 2015

Polaris Prize 2014 Short List: Arcade Fire, Drake, Mac DeMarco, Owen Pallett, More

The Polaris Music Prize, which names the best album of the year by a Canadian artist, announced its annual short list of nominees Tuesday morning.
Colin Joyce / July 15, 2014

Owen Pallett Breaks Down ‘In Conflict’

When he's not playing in Arcade Fire, composing Oscar-nominated soundtracks for Spike Jonze, and stringsplaining the music-theoretical underpinnings of Billboard chart-toppers, Owen Pallett records brainy,…
Philip Sherburne / May 27, 2014

Owen Pallett’s Avant Chamber-Pop Plumbs New Depths on ‘In Conflict’

Owen Pallett’s Best Score nod for Her ranked with Elliott Smith’s among the bigger Oscar surprises of recent years. Toiling in the background as an…
Alfred Soto / May 26, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: Neil Young, Sharon Van Etten, Mariah Carey, and More

Happy Memorial Day weekend! Soundtrack the unofficial start of summer by streaming new albums from Neil Young, Mariah Carey, Sharon Van Etten, the Walkmen’s Hamilton…
Kyle McGovern / May 23, 2014

Owen Pallett and Daphni Unite on Glitchy, Pulsing Tracks ‘Julia’ and ‘Tiberius’

Canadian pals Owen Pallett and Daphni (a.k.a. Dan Snaith, a.k.a. Caribou and Manitoba) have joined forces for a forthcoming single that combines their respective talents…
Dan Reilly / April 14, 2014

Owen Pallett Is Great Outdoors and Indoors With Brian Eno in Two Videos

Owen Pallett is in the midst of an embarrassment of musical riches. Last night, at the first Oscars Concert, he and Arcade Fire’s Will Butler…
Marc Hogan / February 28, 2014

Owen Pallett on Scoring Sex Music (for a Phone)

Owen Pallett was on his way to New Zealand to tour with the Arcade Fire when he found out he'd been nominated for an Academy…
Harley Brown / February 26, 2014

Owen Pallett Preps Brian Eno-Assisted Album ‘In Conflict’ for Spring Release

Owen Pallett will return this spring with his fourth solo album. The follow-up to 2010's Heartland is called In Conflict and it's scheduled to arrive…
Kyle McGovern / February 6, 2014

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / January 29, 2010