Peter Bjorn & John

Credit: Photo by Charlotte Kemp Muhl & Sean Lennon

In many ways, Yoko Ono has always been a permanent outsider. A classically trained musician and intellectual, the 82-year-old Japanese artist has spent decades creating conceptual work, avant-garde records, film, and organizing protests… More »


Peter Bjorn and John have been MIA for a little bit (their last full-length album was 2011’s Gimme Some), but now they’ve returned with a new track released via their… More »

In the years since Peter Bjorn and John singer/guitarist Peter Morén’s debut solo album The Last Tycoon (2008), the Swedish popsmith has put out two full-lengths in his native language. Now,… More »

Earlier this year, SPIN’s Next Big Things 2011 cover star Lykke Li announced the beginnings of Ingrid, a label-slash-artist-collective she was starting up with fellow Swedes Peter Bjorn and John… More »


Technically, Peter, Bjorn and John are one-hit wonders, but they sure are a multifaceted bunch. Breezy first encounter “Young Folks,” from their 2006 breakthrough, Writer’s Block, whistled its way to… More »

Here’s our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today: … More »

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet — but all that Twitters is not gold. … More »


Here’s a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today: … More »

Last Tuesday (March 17), Peter Bjorn & John performed a live set at W New York as part of W Hotels’ Wonderlust Live music series sponsored by MasterCard and SONY. More »

Voting is now open for the Hot Pursuit, a new band search presented by Spin magazine, Hennessy, and Music Nation. This year’s judges include songwriter Butch Walker, Peter Bjorn &… More »