Posts tagged "Los Campesinos!"

Los Campesinos! Soundtrack ‘Benny & Jolene’ With Alluring ‘Little Mouth’

Last year, Los Campesinos! released No Blues, which depending how you count was the Welsh band's fourth or fifth album since 2008. If you're familiar with…
By: Marc Hogan / June 5, 2014

Los Campesinos! Salute Blink-182 With ‘Going Away to College’ Cover

Los Campesinos! recently invaded the Sirius XMU offices in New York to play a double-header. The Welsh sextet, of course, performed…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 20, 2014

Los Campesinos! Go Wonderfully Over the Top in One-Shot ‘Avocado, Baby’ Video

Slim Shady, Eminem, and Marshall Mathers all draw thank-yous in the credits to Los Campesinos!' new "Avocado, Baby" video. Pearl Jam, despite that one…
By: Marc Hogan / October 29, 2013

10 Albums You Can Hear Now: Death Cab for Cutie, Los Campesinos!, Widowspeak, and More

Start coasting towards the weekend with the latest releases by Death Cab for Cutie (a 10th anniversary edition of 2003's star-making Transatlanticism), Lo…
By: Kyle McGovern / October 24, 2013

Los Campesinos! Celebrate the ‘Avocado, Baby’ on Upbeat Single

Los Campesinos! will release their fifth album on October 25 — the optimistically titled No Blues, whose initial offering was far less cheerily named "What…
By: Chris Martins / October 8, 2013

Los Campesinos! Rise Again on Tenacious ‘What Death Leaves Behind’

Los Campesinos! are frequent practitioners of gallows humor. You know, the kind where a protagonist will be asked to leave a slaughterhouse because his eye…
By: Jordan Sargent / August 29, 2013

Los Campesinos! Bid Adieu to Departed Member With First-Ever Live Album

Last December, Los Campesinos! said farewell to now-former bandmember Ellen Campesinos! by playing a sold-out show in front of 800 fans at London's Islington Assembly…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 24, 2013

Los Campesinos!, ‘Hello Sadness’ (Arts & Crafts)

Los Campesinos! can't stop adorning their odes to existential grief with snappy handclaps, but the Welsh septet are still showing signs of growth on thi…
By: Michael Tedder / November 15, 2011

Breaking Out: Los Campesinos!

On his first day at the University of Cardiff, in 2005, Gareth Campesinos met someone who seemed weirdly familiar. "I went into the room of…
By: David Marchese / April 8, 2010

New Albums from Charlotte Gainsbourg & 7 More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / January 26, 2010

Los Campesinos!, ‘Romance Is Boring’ (Arts & Crafts)

It's fun, if slightly jarring, to hear this infectiously hyperactive indie crew stretch out a little. Romance, their third album in 24 months, is more…
By: Josh Modell / December 23, 2009

Los Campesinos! Begin Tour in New York City

At more than a few points during Los Campesinos!' tour-opening performance at New York City's Webster Hall on Tuesday night, it seemed as though everyone'…
By: Anna Hyclak / August 5, 2009

New Tours: Cut Copy, Los Campesinos!

After spending much of 2008 touring with Black Kids and the Presets, Aussie dance-rock mavens Cut Copy are set to hit the road for a…
By: Larry Fitzmaurice / November 11, 2008

New Albums from Los Campesinos!, T-Pain, Love Is All, and More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today: Los Campesinos!, We Are Beautiful, We Are DoomedRelentlessly high-strung indie popper…
By: SPIN Staff / November 11, 2008

New Los Campesinos! Album Due November 11

Only seven months after dropping their debut full-length, Hold On Now, Youngster..., scrappy indie rockers Los Campesinos! have revealed plans to release a…
By: Joseph Coscarelli / August 7, 2008