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The Knocks Remix Justin Bieber’s ‘Company,’ Will Open Two of His Tour Dates

Nu-disco maestros the Knocks have shared a remix of Justin Bieber's Purpose cut "Company," and announced that they'll be supporting the angel-voiced heartthrob at two of his Canadian…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

The Knocks Give Phoebe Ryan’s ‘Chronic’ a Skittering, Bumping Remix

Chinatown-based disco-dance delights the Knocks have remixed rising singer Phoebe Ryan's breakout single "Chronic" and worked their classic magic on the track. The duo's "High…
James Grebey / March 31, 2016

The Knocks’ ‘New York City’ Video Is Beautiful, But Subway Dancers Are the Worst

The Knocks' video for their Cam'ron-assisted track "New York City," off of their recent debut album 55, makes a compelling case that acrobatic subway performers are a unique and…
James Grebey / March 11, 2016

Review: The Knocks Take Disco Back to the Future on Their Long-Awaited Debut, ’55’

All due respect to Iggy Azalea (which isn’t much), but you can’t just throw around the phrase "new classic" and not expect to look…
James Grebey / March 4, 2016

The Knocks and Carly Rae Jepsen Make Musical Miracles Happen on ‘Love Me Like That’

New York duo the Knocks have struck sonic, glimmering gold with their new Carly Rae Jepsen collaboration "Love Me Like That." It's yet another taste…
Brennan Carley / February 23, 2016

The Knocks and Wyclef Jean Make Magic Happen IRL on ‘Kiss the Sky’

New York electronic duo the Knocks and Fugees founder Wyclef Jean might not make the most logical bedfellows on paper, but their scorching new "Kiss…
Brennan Carley / January 14, 2016

Penguin Prison Bumps Up The Knocks’ ‘I Wish (My Taylor Swift)’ in Slick Remix

While everyone was making a big fuss out of Ryan Adams's 1989 cover album last year, New York City production duo The Knocks cooked up a smoothly…
James Grebey / January 7, 2016

The Knocks and Cam’ron Salute Their Hometown on ‘New York City’

SPIN favorites the Knocks (whose song "Collect My Love" was one of the 101 Best Songs of 2015) have shared another new track from their long-awaited…
James Grebey / December 3, 2015

The Knocks Preview New Song Featuring Cam’ron and Detail Their Upcoming Debut LP

It's almost absurd that nu-disco all-stars the Knocks haven't released a full album yet, but the Chinatown production duo is finally going to drop a full debut…
James Grebey / November 17, 2015

The Knocks Enlist Army of Taylor Swift Lookalikes for ‘I Wish (My Taylor Swift)’ Video

The Knocks have shared a new video for their most recent track, the groovy (if slightly unsettling) ode to the singer behind 1989, "I Wish (My…
James Grebey / October 29, 2015

The Knocks Dream Big With Matthew Koma on ‘I Wish (My Taylor Swift)’

The Knocks have always had an ear for a strong pop hook, and now they've teamed up with one of Top 40's most reliably dominant…
Brennan Carley / September 25, 2015

The Knocks Throw a Diverse Chinatown Dance Party in ‘Collect My Love Video’

The Knocks just shared the music video for the thrilling, jubilantly disco-inspired track "Collect My Love" from their So Classic EP. Like the duo's "Dancing With Myself" video, the…
James Grebey / August 28, 2015

Ten DJs and Producers Discuss SoundCloud’s Future

Lately, SoundCloud's troubles have been many, and confusing: Following reports that the Berlin-based streaming service was running "dangerously low on cash," a slew of internet radio…
Harley Brown / August 26, 2015

All Things Go Fall Classic Lineup: KYGO, the Knocks, Penguin Prison, and More

This year's All Things Go Fall Classic – a one-day festival held in Washington D.C. on Saturday, October 10 — has just announced the lineup…
Brennan Carley / August 18, 2015

The Knocks Inject Matthew Koma’s ‘So F—kin’ Romantic’ With Nouveau Disco Realness

Matthew Koma is a name you might not've heard before. The 28-year-old works primarily as a topliner on major pop songs, though his vocals have…
Brennan Carley / August 11, 2015

The Knocks Just Tossed Fetty Wap on a Sparkling New ‘Classic’ Remix

Though the Knocks' cool-as-hell "Classic" has been kicking around for about a year now — it showed up on SPIN's Best Songs of 2014 list —…
Brennan Carley / July 30, 2015

The Knocks Synth Up Future Islands’ ‘Haunted by You’

You know this by now: The Knocks have a knack (puns!) for breaking tracks down to their cores and building them into disco-swirled sweet and…
Brennan Carley / May 21, 2015

The Knocks Continue Remix Streak With Stellar Take on Jack Ü’s ‘Where Are Ü Now’

The New York nu-disco duo the Knocks have been trying their best to get people dancing this summer with a weekly series of groovy remixes,…
James Grebey / May 7, 2015

SPIN Pop Report: Seinabo Sey Electrifies R&B, Years & Years Do Haze-Pop Right

Though the sounds of Top 40 remain largely stagnant this year, there have been several mold-breaking exceptions in Q1, eschewing the typical pop format for…
Brennan Carley / April 16, 2015

The Knocks Deliver Timeless Dance-Pop Throwbacks on Their New ‘So Classic’ EP

The Knocks —Ben "B-Roc" Ruttner and James "JPatt" Patterson — have been at it for a while now, grinding away at one-off tracks that catch…
Brennan Carley / April 6, 2015
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