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James Murphy on a Future LCD Soundsystem Break Up: “No One Is Going To Say a Fucking Word About It Ahead of Time”

LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy was interviewed at length in New York Magazine. He discussed the band's upcoming comeback album American Dream, what he did during the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 21, 2017

Hear James Murphy Discuss LCD Soundsystem’s New Album on The Best Show

LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy was the guest on last night's episode of Tom Scharpling's The Best Show. The pair went deep on the Cure's discography and…
Andy Cush / August 9, 2017

David Bowie Helped Get LCD Soundsystem Back Together

LCD Soundsystem's frontman James Murphy has already spoken about his "email friendship" with David Bowie during the late singer's final years, and revealed that he was asked to…
Brian Josephs / July 11, 2017

LCD Soundsystem Vinyl Reissues to Be Released [UPDATE]

Vinyl reissues of several LCD Soundsystem releases is on the way. Their self-titled debut, 45:33, This Is Happening, and the live in-studio project London Sessions are coming back via Rhino.
Brian Josephs / June 12, 2017

LCD Soundsystem’s New Album Is Coming Soon, According to James Murphy

LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy has posted a Facebook message about the progress of the band's as-of-yet untitled new album. Murphy writes that the band is…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 30, 2017

James Murphy’s ‘Subway Symphony’ Installed in New York’s Lowline Underground Park

For the past five years, New York developers have been trying to build the Lower East Side's Lowline, slated to be the world's first underground park.
Brian Josephs / July 7, 2016

Tiga: From Montreal to ‘Planet E’

Mid-February marked the first time Tiga had to cancel a show in two decades. When we speak over the phone, it's apparent he’s sick — his voice subdued,…
Evan Siegel / March 15, 2016

James Murphy Confirms That a New LCD Soundsystem Album is Coming

LCD Soundsystem will officially release a new album this year, James Murphy confirmed in a lengthy open letter posted to the group's website. After explaining how the…
James Grebey / January 5, 2016

Get Intoxicated! James Murphy to Open NYC Wine Bar

We hear that James Murphy and his band have sold their turntables and bought decanters. Nearly a half-decade after hanging up his white tee and…
Andrew Unterberger / May 12, 2015

James Murphy to Score Noah Baumbach Film Co-Starring Ad-Rock

After their winning collaboration for 2010's Greenberg, Noah Baumbach and James Murphy combine once again. The LCD Soundsystem mastermind will score the director's next film, While We're Young,…
Olivia Forman / July 22, 2014

Inside James Murphy and 2ManyDJs’ Insane Audiophile Soundsystem

Barcelona's Sónar festival is the last place you'd ever expect to hear Heart's "Magic Man." Sónar, after all, is known as a festival for "advanced…
Philip Sherburne / July 11, 2014

Drink Yourself Clean With James Murphy’s New Coffee Blend

James Murphy has developed his own coffee, somehow finding time between making the New York City subway system sing, organizing a new LCD Soundsystem live album,…
Kyle McGovern / February 26, 2014

Watch James Murphy Make New York City’s Subway Sing

If James Murphy gets his way, the New York City subway system will be a little less hellish. The former LCD Soundsystem mastermind wants to…
Kyle McGovern / February 24, 2014

James Murphy, Cults Heat Up YouTube/SPIN’s Snowy Sundance Showcase

Tucked into Park City, Utah's surging downtown lies YouTube on Main Street, the cozy two-story venue where Cults and James Murphy kept a knit-capped capacity…
SPIN Staff / January 19, 2014

YouTube and SPIN Present Damon Albarn, James Murphy, Cults, More, at Sundance This Weekend

The Sundance Film Festival is under way in Park City, Utah, and SPIN is making a big, snowy splash this weekend with a pair of…
SPIN Staff / January 17, 2014
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