Posts tagged "St. Lucia"

St. Lucia Were ‘Dancing on Glass’ During Flashy ‘Tonight Show’ Performance

St. Lucia are releasing their sophomore album, Matter, this Friday, and last night the exuberant synth-pop group celebrated the 7-day countdown with an appearance on The Tonight…
James Grebey / January 23, 2016

Hear St. Lucia’s Yearning ‘Love Somebody’

Not to be confused with Kings of Leon's "Use Somebody," synth-pop harmonizers St. Lucia have just released a new track called "Love Somebody." Taken from their…
Rachel Brodsky / January 8, 2016

St. Lucia Embrace Collaboration on New Album ‘Matter’

Brooklyn's St. Lucia specialize in synth-pop anthems so effortlessly danceable it's hard to imagine frontman Jean-Philip Grobler struggling with his inner demons to write them, but that's exactly what happened when…
Nathan Diller / January 8, 2016

St. Lucia Are a Bunch of Exuberant Kooks in ‘Dancing on Glass’ Video

St. Lucia have shared a somewhat goofy new video for "Dancing on Glass" — the Brooklyn by way of South Africa electro-pop's first new song since…
James Grebey / November 10, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Weezer, St. Lucia, Miguel, 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 Southern psych-poppers, art-pop…
SPIN Staff / October 27, 2015

St. Lucia Drop Soaring New Track, ‘Dancing On Glass,’ Their First Since 2013

St. Lucia's been largely quiet since releasing their debut album, When the Night, two years ago, but now the Brooklyn-based, South African synth-pop outfit is surging back…
James Grebey / October 22, 2015

See J. Cole Charm ‘Letterman’ With String-Laced ‘Crooked Smile’

J. Cole flashed his "Crooked Smile" on the Late Show With David Letterman on November 5, dropping by the legendary Ed Sullivan Theater stage to…
Kyle McGovern / November 6, 2013

St. Lucia Fight Gentrification With Epic Rooftop Party in ‘Elevate’ Video

Brooklyn-based synth wizards St. Lucia are currently in the process of being evicted from their studio and practice space, so the warehouse they operate out…
Kyle McGovern / September 19, 2013

Hear St. Lucia’s Sublime Dance-Pop Symphony ‘Too Close’

St. Lucia's first two EPs conjured what SPIN classified as "billowy textures and soaring choruses [that] offer a potent elixir of tropical breezes and distilled…
Kyle McGovern / September 11, 2013

Watch St. Lucia Play ‘September’ in a Hotel Room

Earlier this week, we gave you an intimate look at life on the road with St. Lucia. But the seemingly endless time spent in vans,…
David Marchese / March 21, 2013

At Home on the Road With St. Lucia

SPIN caught up with dance-pop dynamos St. Lucia at SXSW in Austin to talk about life on the road and growing as a band from…
SPIN Staff / March 15, 2013

Hear CHVRCHES’ Moody Remix of St. Lucia’s ‘Before the Dive’

Your favorite new purveyors of synth-pop are back, this time with a remix of fellow puller-of-heartstrings, St. Lucia. CHVRCHES take on the St. Lucia EP…
Colin Joyce / March 4, 2013

St. Lucia: South African Dance-Pop Dabbler Shines an Ecstatic Light

Who: Born and raised in South Africa, New York resident Jean-Philip Grobler is the creative force behind St. Lucia, a solo studio project and five-piece…
Philip Sherburne / February 6, 2013