Jon Hopkins

Video: Jon Hopkins – “Feel First Life”

UK electronic musician and producer Jon Hopkins is back at it, with the release of a third music video from his album Singularity,…
Gwen Aviles / October 8, 2018

Video: Jon Hopkins – “Singularity”

Jon Hopkins already had one fantastic video for May's full-length album Singularity, the trippy animated mini-epic created for "Emerald Rush." Today he's got another: a live action clip for the album's…
Anna Gaca / September 19, 2018

Jon Hopkins on Psychedelic Meditation and Taking DMT to His Own Music

Shortly after the release of his breakout fourth album Immunity, Jon Hopkins started tripping. The celebrated British electronic producer had long been versed in various consciousness-expanding forms of meditation, practices he…
Andy Cush / July 26, 2018

The 51 Best Songs of 2018 So Far

It’s late July already, so let’s review: Pusha T’s razor-sharp Daytona led Kanye West’s Wyoming summer of G.O.O.D Music, while Valee became the label’s bonafide…
SPIN Staff / July 26, 2018

Jon Hopkins Announces North American Tour

Fresh off the release of his excellent and ambitious new album Singularity, techno auteur Jon Hopkins has announced a string of new North American live dates. After a…
Andy Cush / May 21, 2018

Stream Jon Hopkins’ New Album Singularity

British electronic producer Jon Hopkins has released his new album, Singularity, on all streaming services. The long-awaited album comes five years after his debut, Immunity, and…
Israel Daramola / May 4, 2018

Jon Hopkins’ “Everything Connected” Deserves to Be Heard in Its Full 10-Minute Glory

"Everything Connected" has traces of both Jon Hopkins the ambitious techno auteur and Jon Hopkins the guy who once closely collaborated with Coldplay. Released as…
Andy Cush / April 25, 2018

Jon Hopkins Announces New Album Singularity With “Emerald Rush”

Acclaimed British electronic producer Jon Hopkins has announced his second album Singularity, the long-awaited follow-up to 2013's Immunity. Hopkins first teased the release on social media last month; the…
Anna Gaca / March 6, 2018

Jon Hopkins Teases New Music with Spectral “Trailer” Video Clip

English electronic composer Jon Hopkins has unveiled a new four-minute teaser simply titled "Trailer 2018." "I'm so happy to share some brand new music with…
Rob Arcand / February 24, 2018

Listen to the Roots Cover the Twin Peaks Theme on Fallon

Kyle MacLachlan stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to promote the upcoming revival of Twin Peaks, in which he stars as Agent Dale Cooper.
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 12, 2017

Eaux Claires Festival 2016: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

Eaux Claires, the festival curated by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner, celebrated its second annual event in Vernon's hometown of Eau Claire,…
SPIN Staff / August 15, 2016

Jon Hopkins and Purity Ring Score Cruel Fate in NSFW ‘Breathe This Air’ Video

Two sad fates collide with horrifying results in the beautifully filmed video for "Breathe This Air," the Jon Hopkins song featuring vocals from Purity Ring's…
Chris Martins / September 25, 2013

Bat for Lashes’ Natasha Khan Debuts as Director in Haunting ‘Garden’s Heart’ Video

As far as thematic fodder for Natasha Khan goes, the subject of upcoming film How I Live Now could hardly be a more perfect fit. The movie…
Marc Hogan / September 3, 2013

Jon Hopkins Resuscitates ‘Breathe This Air’ With Purity Ring Singer

Jon Hopkins and Purity Ring have a mutually beneficial relationship. The London-based techno whiz mixed one track on the Canadian duo's stunning Shrines ("Saltkin") and recently remixed…
Kyle McGovern / August 8, 2013

Jon Hopkins: London Dance Architect Trusts His Gut, Relaxes His Brain

Who: "I'm never really conscious of what I'm being influenced by when I'm writing," says London's Jon Hopkins by way of introduction to his new…
Philip Sherburne / July 30, 2013