Posts tagged "girls"

Girls’ Christopher Owens Just Surprise Released ‘Chrissybaby Forever’

Last week, former Girls frontman Christopher Owens released a track called “Selfish Feelings,” and now he’s followed that up with the surprise release of a…
Brennan Carley / May 27, 2015

The 40 Best Albums of 2009

The 40 best albums of 2009, ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2010 issue of SPIN.]…
SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

Watch Christopher Owens Eat at Bob’s Big Boy in Tour Diary

During Christopher Owens’ time with Girls, the singer routinely posted behind-the-scenes footage for each month that band was on the road. Owens dramatically split from…
Daniel Kreps / January 30, 2013

Christopher Owens, ‘Lysandre’ (Fat Possum)

Last July, Chris Owens — the boyish, melancholic singer-songwriter behind indie-rock band Girls — announced he was going solo. Well, what he announced was that…
Mike Powell / January 14, 2013

Hear Christopher Owens Opener Melted Toys’ Synth-Baked ‘Always’

As former Girls frontman Christopher Owens sets out on tour in support of solo album Lysandre, he has tapped another San Francisco-based group, Melted Toys, to…
Marc Hogan / January 9, 2013

Christopher Owens Brings Bleating Saxophone to ‘New York City’

Mayor Bloomberg has long fought traffic congestion, but there’s a whole lot of honking on “New York City,” the latest track to surface from Christopher…
Marc Hogan / December 10, 2012

Ex-Girls’ Leader Christopher Owens Plays ‘Lysandre’ In Full at Solo Live Debut

Everything about ex-Girls frontman Christopher Owens’ solo debut show last Friday night felt special. First there was the ride in what its operator declared wa…
Barry Walters / November 12, 2012

Christopher Owens Will Preview ‘Lysandre’ Live

Christopher Owens will be taking his solo debut Lysandre on the road, and he'll be playing it in full from beginning to end, the Girls frontma…
Marc Hogan / October 29, 2012

Girls’ Christopher Owens Is Going Solo: Hear Two Baroque-Pop Tracks

When Christopher Owens said in July that he'd be leaving Girls but not music, he wasn't just teasing, though his recent modeling work had u…
Marc Hogan / October 25, 2012

Did Christopher Owens Quit Girls to Become a Model?

Back in July we shared the unfortunate news that Christopher Owens left Girls, the San Francisco band he'd started with bassist-producer Chet "JR" White. He'…
Chris Martins / September 12, 2012
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