Posts tagged "sophie"

Sophie’s ‘Lemonade’ Soundtracks Ad for McDonald’s Lemonade

PC Music's pseudo-pop predilections seem to have finally launched one of the producers in its loose orbit fully toward the mainstream. Sophie, a longtime friend…
By: Colin Joyce / July 7, 2015

You Can Finally Drink QT

As long threatened by her initial press releases, website URL and Friday's live set/product pitch, XL-signed PC Music mascot QT (or Quinn Thomas, if that i…
By: Dan Weiss / May 13, 2015

PC Music & SOPHIE: A Report From Inside the Pop Cube

My PC Music & SOPHIE Pop Cube confirmation email warned "dress to impress... you're going to be on TV!" I'd been informed that the mysterious "Po…
By: Rachel Brodsky / May 9, 2015

PC Music Tease Upcoming NYC Show With Bizarre New Website

Fresh off their trip to another dimension of sound and time during their South By Southwest showcase, British electro-sound collective PC Music have just launched…
By: Brennan Carley / April 14, 2015

Diplo Delivers a Squealing Remix of ‘Hey QT’

Diplo — he of electronic superstardom and half of Jack Ü — has just released his flatlining, buzzworthy remix of QT's debut single "Hey QT." While…
By: Brennan Carley / March 11, 2015

SOPHIE and A. G. Cook Put a PC Music Spin on Yelle’s ‘Moteur Action’

PC Music's SOPHIE and A. G. Cook have put their glitch-pop spin on Yelle's "Moteur Action," a terrific (and extremely underrated) French-language dance-floor banger from…
By: Rachel Brodsky / March 2, 2015

Trend of the Year: How PC Music Chewed Up Pop Conventions

Pop is worth parodying. Just ask "Weird Al" Yankovic, who landed his first number-one album in 2014, after it was safe to assume three decade…
By: Dan Weiss / December 17, 2014

Like Aqua’s ‘Barbie Girl’ Through a Funhouse Mirror, Meet SOPHIE

U.K. producer SOPHIE just issued a captivating caffeine-addled 12-inch featuring recent singles "Lemonade" and "Hard," but he's already back again — this time in with…
By: Colin Joyce / August 26, 2014

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Hits Studio With Mysterious Producer Sophie

J-Pop icon Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and the jittery, enigmatic U.K. beatmaker Sophie have been covering similar conceptual ground for some time now. The latter's Adderall-addled…
By: Colin Joyce / May 12, 2014