Posts tagged "Kate Boy"

SXSW 2015: The 21 Best Things We Saw in Austin

Now that Austin's South By Southwest is wrapped up and (nearly) out of our systems, we should take a moment to reflect on the massive…
By: SPIN Staff / March 23, 2015

SPIN’s SXSW Showcase at Stubb’s: An Artist-By-Artist Recap

Those South by Southwesters who braved the elements at Stubb's yesterday were treated to gigs by nine of our favorite artists working right…
By: SPIN Staff / March 21, 2015

Kate Boy Reach ‘Higher’ on Rafter-Blasting New Track

Swedish electropop titans Kate Boy have been working on their debut album for quite a while now, and the Knife descendants have just…
By: Brennan Carley / March 3, 2015

Shadowy Swedish Trio Kate Boy Flirt With the Electro-Pop Abyss

The relationship between Kate Akhurst, Markus Dextegen, and Hampus Nordgren Hemlin began, like so many relationships before it, over a drink.Back in 2011, Akhurst โ€”…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 29, 2014

Watch Kate Boy Vogue Dramatically in ‘The Way We Are’ Video

Kate Boy's arrival couldn't have been better timed considering the band's sonic proximity to the Knife circa Silent Shout. While their elder Stockholmies move on to…
By: Chris Martins / June 3, 2013

Kate Boy Tease U.S. Tour With Head-Clearing ‘The Way We Are’

Kate Boy won't quiet comparisons to fellow Swedes the Knife with their latest single, but they're right to take that as a compliment.
By: Marc Hogan / May 6, 2013

Watch Kate Boy’s Beautifully Exposed ‘In Your Eyes’ Video

Stockholm's Kate Boy is quickly rising through the ranks thanks to their winning amalgam of Little Dragon pop and Knife-like dark dance. They've blessed the…
By: Chris Martins / March 6, 2013

Hear Kate Boy’s Radical, Rejuvenating ‘Northern Lights’ Taken by Trees Remix

"Everything we touch turns to gold," Kate Akhurst sings on Kate Boy's breakout song, "Northern Lights." For a few…
By: Marc Hogan / January 22, 2013

Hear Kate Boy’s Synth-Sharp ‘In Your Eyes’ Cut Like the Knife

Not a whole lot is yet known about the darkly tinted electronipop act Kate Boy, except that three of them hail from Sweden, and one…
By: Chris Martins / November 30, 2012