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Stephin Merritt, Will Sheff, and More Remember David Bowie on the Talkhouse

The Talkhouse, a place for musicians to write about other musicians, is hosting a remembrance of the late, great David Bowie. The 69-year-old died yesterday,…
James Grebey / January 11, 2016

Listen to Sondre Lerche’s Kicked-Up Cover of ‘Hotline Bling’

All we want for Christmas is... more "Hotline Bling" covers (and variations)? Sure, why not; besides, Sondre Lerche always covers songs for the holidays, as…
Harley Brown / December 23, 2015

Sondre Lerche Is a Drunken Mess in ‘Bad Law’ Video

We've had those nights. The ones with two too many drinks leading to 10 too many dance moves, topped off by tipsy stumbles and a…
Colin Stutz / June 19, 2014

Hear Sondre Lerche’s Dancey, Divorce-Fueled ‘Bad Law’

Sondre Lerche spent a bulk of 2013 creating the mostly-instrumental soundtrack for The Sleepwalker, the well-received directorial debut by his then-wife, Mona Fastvold; on the…
Nim Barshad / May 22, 2014

Sondre Lerche Helps Make Sundance’s ‘The Sleepwalker’ a Sinister Psych-Thriller

SPIN is in Park City, Utah, traversing snow and cutting queues to bring you reviews of the next big films (and flops) as they make…
Chris Martins / January 19, 2014

Sondre Lerche Scores Wife’s Sundance Film ‘The Sleepwalker’

Sondre Lerche has joined the growing list of independently known musicians whose movie scores will be heard at the 2014 installment of the Sundance Film…
Chris Martins / January 7, 2014

Stream Sondre Lerche’s Springy ‘Rejection #5′

Earlier this year, Spoon drummer and producer Jim Eno started his very own label, Public Hi-Fi Records, named after his studio in Austin, Texas. Now,…
Kyle McGovern / November 25, 2013

Sondre Lerche Covers Scott Walker’s ‘The Plague’ in Decay

Scott Walker's solo career officially started on September 16, 1967 with the release of the recently reissued Scott. September 16, 2013 will see the unveiling of…
Kyle McGovern / August 26, 2013

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: Cat Power, Animal Collective, Crypts, More!

Teh Internetz are rife with previewable music this week. For your ease of unpaid listening, we've rounded up the 10 records you've gotta hear now,…
Chris Martins / August 30, 2012

Video Premiere: Sondre Lerche’s ‘Domino’

Norwegian pop-smith Sondre Lerche named his record label after his wife, Mona. For the below clip for single "Domino," she sat in the director's chair,…
David Bevan / November 7, 2011

Sondre Lerche, ‘Sondre Lerche’ (Mona)

For album six, this notoriously restless Norwegian flouts expectation in the oddest way yet: He repeats himself. Offering a slightly subtler take on the style-shuffling…
Chris Martins / June 7, 2011

Star-Studded Tribute to Alex Chilton and Big Star

Power-pop icon Alex Chilton died suddenly of a heart attack on Wednesday at age 59, but his influential '70s band Big Star shone brightly nonetheless…
Kevin Bronson / March 21, 2010

WATCH: Sondre Lerche Serenades SPIN Office

Since he broke onto the scene with 2002's Faces Down, Norwegian-born singer/songwriter Sondre Lerche has been adored for his conversational live shows and his sweet-sounding…
Peter Gaston / October 5, 2009

Sondre Lerche, ‘Heartbeat Radio’ (Rounder)

On his previous offerings, this Norwegian singer-songwriter has been a smooth jazz crooner, a spiky pop-rocker, and a simpatico soundtrack composer. With Heartbeat Radio, Lerche…
Barry Walters / August 31, 2009