Posts tagged "Grimes"

Grimes Announces ‘Rhinestone Cowgirls’ Tour, Promises New Music Beforehand

Update: Grimes has added a new crop of tour dates, all of which will take place in Europe. The Ac!d Reign tour will promote her forthcoming…
Colin Joyce / September 14, 2015

The 5 Most Ridiculous Things Grimes Said in Her ‘EW’ Interview

Montreal’s biggest anti-pop export, Grimes, is nothing if not interesting. Claire Boucher has been teasing her third album, the follow-up to 2012’s stellar Visions, with a slew of…
Harley Brown / August 27, 2015

Grimes Illustrates Grotesque Yet Adorable Comic Book Cover

This year’s San Diego Comic-Con has proven the gift that keeps on giving musically: Jennifer Lawrence called Taylor Swift a “badass bitch,” El-P revealed he scored the end…
Harley Brown / July 12, 2015

Grimes and Bleachers Team Again On ‘Entropy’ For HBO’s ‘Girls’

Back in November, it was let slip that Grimes’ Claire Boucher was headed back into the studio with Jack Antonoff’s Bleachers project for another collaboration.
Colin Joyce / March 15, 2015

Grimes Says She ‘Ditched’ Her Lost Album Because It Was ‘Depressing’

Ever since Claire Boucher let slip a while back that she’d scrapped her latest Grimes album, there’s been a persisting rumor that she did so…
Colin Joyce / March 14, 2015

Grimes Releases ‘REALiTi’ Video From the Album She Scrapped Last Year

In her video for the new song “REALiTi” — a track she claims was recorded in early 2013 and will not appear on the follow-up to…
Brennan Carley / March 9, 2015

Hear Grimes’ Goofy, ‘Grinch’-Referencing Holiday Track ‘Christmas Song II’

While we’re getting belated holiday gifts from all over the dial, few of the musical presents have been as full of the specific campy joy…
Colin Joyce / December 27, 2014

Jack Antonoff and Grimes Just Hit the Studio Together

Jack Antonoff is becoming quite the desirable writing partner. Not only has he made a name for himself in both fun. and Bleachers, he’s also got a…
Rachel Brodsky / November 14, 2014

Grimes Says Her New Album ‘Sucked,’ so She Started Over

Any fans of Grimes know that she's a thoughtful, sensitive person. She's written well-reasoned screeds against drugs and sexism, and recently caught a good amount…
Dan Reilly / September 12, 2014

Grimes’ ‘Go’ Video Was Inspired by Dante’s Inferno and Korn

Grimes came out swinging in late June with “Go,” her first major release since signing with Jay Z’s Roc Nation, and a song originally intended…
Chris Martins / August 27, 2014

Grimes Protests ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Due to Animal Testing

Claire Boucher, the Canadian synth-popper who records as Grimes, is the latest indie-rock celebrity to get dragged into the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. But unlike…
Colin Joyce / August 24, 2014

Grimes Pens Anti-Drug Screed Calling Out Editors of Her Wikipedia Page

In a 2012 interview with CMJ, Claire Boucher said that Visions, her debut album as Grimes, was made in the midst of an amphetamine-aided haze of…
Colin Joyce / August 18, 2014

Bleachers and Grimes Combine for Dark, Pained ‘Take Me Away’

Genuine fun. guy Jack Antonoff releases his debut solo album as Bleachers on Tuesday (June 15) and we’ve heard a few treats there-from thus far. Strange…
Olivia Forman / July 14, 2014

Hear Grimes’ Drop-Heavy Entry to the Majors, ‘Go’

After premiering the “Go” live at Governor’s Ball, Grimes has now shared the studio version of her Blood Diamonds-assisted single. Heard below, the new track…
Olivia Forman / June 26, 2014

Photos: Hundred Waters Run Deep

Over Memorial Day, 2014, L.A.-via-Gainseville quartet Hundred Waters gathered bands, friends, and fans at the “experimental town” of Arcosanti, Arizona, for a three-day celebration of the release…
SPIN Staff / June 16, 2014

Governors Ball 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

As festival season marches on, Governors Ball swept through New York City this past weekend, taking over Randall’s Island for three days of live music…
SPIN Staff / June 9, 2014

Watch the Live Debut of Grimes’ Agitated ‘Go,’ Her Song for Rihanna

Earlier this week we heard tell of a song that Grimes’ Claire Boucher penned for Rihanna, who eventually rejected it. Boucher promised that she’d debut…
Colin Joyce / June 8, 2014

Grimes Wrote an Ode to Rihanna, Who Rejected It

Grimes, a.k.a. Claire Boucher, is making fast friends in her new home at Jay Z’s Roc Nation — or at least she’s trying, so far…
Harley Brown / June 4, 2014

50 Albums You Gotta Hear in 2014

Hey, 2013: Don’t let the door hit ya where the Good Lord split ya! And no, we’re not quoting a member of the Cyrus family.
SPIN Staff / January 7, 2014

Grimes Signs to Jay Z’s Roc Nation

Grimes has signed with Jay Z’s Roc Nation. Specifics are still scarce — the company provides several services including management, publishing, and record release —…
Chris Martins / December 17, 2013
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