Posts tagged "Escort"

Stream Little Boots’ Expansive Remix of Escort’s Disco ‘Cabaret’

Back in August, Escort dropped "Cabaret," a nü-disco banger inspired by none other than Liza Minnelli herself. This week, the Brooklyn-based…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 25, 2013

Escort Invoke Liza Minnelli’s 1970s Sexcapades on ‘Cabaret’

On "Barbarians," Escort imagined what it would sound like if Studio 54 had a house band, blending guitar licks from late-1970s Chic with…
By: SPIN Staff / August 9, 2013

Hear Escort’s Gate-Crashing New Single ‘Barbarians’

Escort are back, and they're gonna fight for your right to party. New York's premier modern disco ensemble returns with new single "Barbarians," out June…
By: Marc Hogan / May 16, 2013

Hear the First Taste of Escort’s Upcoming ‘Remixes’ LP

New York's most luxurious, most crewed-up, most beloved modern disco ensemble Escort are following up their SPIN Essential'd debut with an all-star remix album.
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / September 20, 2012

Hear the Chart-Topping Single From Japan’s N.E.W.S.: Like If Escort Were a Boy Band

Tokyo pop group N.E.W.S. has been flourishing under the watchful eye of Japanese boy band kingpin Johnny Kitagawa for close to a decade…
By: Vijith Assar / August 16, 2012

Santigold, Big K.R.I.T., Best Coast Deep-Fry SPIN’s Austin BBQ

After Escort finished their set on the main stage at Stubb's, the afternoon's host, comic DC Pierson, commended the 17-piece disco army on having the…
By: Steve Kandell / March 17, 2012

Video Premiere: See Escort’s Disco-licious ‘Why Oh Why’

Escort, like most of its '70s forebears aside from exceptions like Chic and Philly soul, began as a geeky studio creation. But Brooklyn's premier 21st-century…
By: Marc Hogan / March 9, 2012

Santigold, Best Coast, Big K.R.I.T. Set for SPIN’s Austin Throwdown

SPIN is proud to announce the complete lineup of our 2012 party in Austin, set for Friday, March 16. Once again at the city's fingerlickingest…
By: SPIN Staff / March 1, 2012

First Spin: Hear Escort’s Self-Titled SPIN Essential LP

It is no secret that we adore Brooklyn's lush, 17-piece disco orchestra Escort. With a love of Michael Jackson, Tom Tom Club, Kid Creole, and…
By: christopherschultz / January 24, 2012

Hear Escort’s ‘Makeover’ From the Best Disco Album of 2011

SPIN's favorite 17-member disco luxuriants Escort are finally compiling their critically adored five-year run of 12"s into a monumental debut album — we already gave…
By: christopherschultz / November 15, 2011