the chainsmokers

The Chainsmokers Need Spell Check

America's most-successful critical flops, The Chainsmokers hit Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania last night for a sold-out arena show. In what may be their most Spinal Tap moment…
Dale Eisinger / April 23, 2017

Blame These Songs for the Chainsmokers

Today, the Chainsmokers shared a written list of 19 songs that inspired them to make music. Amongst other excellent selections from your college years, it…
Jeremy Gordon / April 20, 2017

Watch Filter’s Richard Patrick Yell at His TV, Call the Chainsmokers “a Piece of Shit”

Richard Patrick from the turn-of-the-millennium-famous industrial-rock crossover group Filter (and former Nine Inch Nails affiliate) has, apparently, a good Instagram. This much became clear during…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 11, 2017

Review: You Know Exactly What The Chainsmokers’ Memories…Do Not Open Sounds Like

It isn’t exactly Dylan going electric, as far as career reinventions go, but a small sliver of pop music history is currently being infiltrated by…
Jordan Sargent / April 10, 2017

See The Chainsmokers Do “Paris” and “Break Up Every Night” on SNL

Fresh off the heels of the release of their debut album, Memories... Do Not Open (which has rocketed to #1 around the world) The Chainsmokers made their way…
Dale Eisinger / April 9, 2017

Stream the Chainsmokers’ Debut Album Memories…Do Not Open

It's here, folks: the debut LP from the inimitable (or perhaps all-too-imitable) Chainsmokers is available to stream and download wherever music is found on the Internet.
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 7, 2017

Here’s the Chainsmokers Singing Smash Mouth’s “All Star” Over “Closer”

Last night, EDM court jesters the Chainsmokers played at South by Southwest, the destination of all things authentic and cool. Our pal Chris DeVille at…
Jeremy Gordon / March 17, 2017

The Chainsmokers Want You to Believe They’re Not Actually Assholes

Most people who have Googled "The Chainsmokers," rather than letting the omnipresent "Closer" speak for itself, are aware of the DJ/production duo's checkered reputation. In a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 13, 2017

iHeartRadio Music Awards 2017: Watch The Chainsmokers Perform “Something Just Like This” With Chris Martin

To promote their recent collaboration with Coldplay, The Chainsmokers performed "Something Just Like This" with Chris Martin at tonight’s iHeartRadio Music Awards. The…
Rob Arcand / March 5, 2017

Hell Yeah Coldplay and the Chainsmokers Made a Song Together

Today, maudlin legends Coldplay and Zac Efron cosplayers the Chainsmokers released "Something Just Like This," a collaborative song. The track appears on the Chainsmokers' upcoming debut…
Jeremy Gordon / February 22, 2017

Nickelback Are Like a More Canadian Chainsmokers

Earlier this week, Esquire ran a post title "The Chainsmokers Are the Nickelback of EDM." In response, the EDM duo tweeted a video at the publication and…
Jeremy Gordon / February 2, 2017

The Chainsmokers Are Like a Funnier Nickelback

Earlier today, Esquire ran a post title "The Chainsmokers Are the Nickelback of EDM." In response, the duo tweeted this video at the publication and writer…
Jeremy Gordon / January 31, 2017

One of the Chainsmokers Really Wants You to Know He Had ADHD

Alex Pall, one half of chart-topping, mindless-festival-pop DJ duo the Chainsmokers, apparently told the U.K.'s Metro newspaper that he struggled with ADHD as a child. This future Music…
Anna Gaca / January 25, 2017

Mannequin Challenge Could Push Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles” to No. 1

Rae Sremmurd's "Black Beatles" could overtake the Chainsmokers and Halsey's ubiquitous "Closer" for the top spot on next week's Billboard Hot 100 chart, the magazine reports. If it makes…
Anna Gaca / November 12, 2016

Lollapalooza Colombia Canceled After Headliner Pulls Out

Lollapalooza's inaugural Colombian festival has been canceled after a headlining artist pulled out of the event, organizers announced Friday. The two-day festival was set to…
Anna Gaca / July 2, 2016