Kero Kero Bonito

Video: Kero Kero Bonito – “Time Today”

It's not quite accurate to call Kero Kero Bonito an electro-pop band anymore—not since this February's four-song EP TOTEP found the U.K.-based trio trying out guitars, dreamier…
Anna Gaca / May 8, 2018

Stream Kero Kero Bonito’s New TOTEP EP

Last week, we heard U.K. electro-poppers Kero Kero Bonito try something new on "Only Acting": fuzzy guitars that made them sound like a gliched-out Weezer. It…
Anna Gaca / February 20, 2018

Video: Kero Kero Bonito – “Only Acting”

London trio Kero Kero Bonito are back with a new single, "Only Acting," and they've traded their usual bouncy synthesizers for something new: overdriven pop-punk guitar and live bass…
Anna Gaca / February 12, 2018

Kero Kero Bonito’s Guitar-Free Cover of Oasis’s “Rock ‘n’ Roll Star” Is Weirdly Fascinating

London-based electropop trio Kero Kero Bonito make just the kind of self-consciously cutesy synthesizer music the Gallagher brothers would've hated in the '90s, and yet their new cover of Oasis's "Rock…
Anna Gaca / August 31, 2017

Nothing Looks More Fun Than Kero Kero Bonito’s “Forever Summer Holiday”

What's the point of a video budget if you can't spend 85 percent of it on pool inflatables? That's basically the premise for Kero Kero Bonito's…
Anna Gaca / June 29, 2017

New Music: Kero Kero Bonito – Bonito Generation

Ultra-clever London electropop trio Kero Kero Bonito's debut album, Bonito Generation, is streaming ahead of its release next week. The follow-up to 2014's debut mixtape Intro Bonito includes earlier singles…
Anna Gaca / October 14, 2016

Kero Kero Bonito Release Manic-Pop ‘Graduation’ Anthem

Hyper-pop project Kero Kero Bonito have been making waves for a while with sugared-up, sometimes-sardonic anthems like "Picture This," "Lipslap," and "Break." Now the U.K.
Rachel Brodsky / August 23, 2016

Kero Kero Bonito Take a Much-Deserved ‘Break’ in New Video

Ferris Bueller once said, "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once and a while, you could miss it." That stop-and-smell-the-roses philosophy…
Rachel Brodsky / June 13, 2016

Kero Kero Bonito Splash Themselves in Laugh Tracked-Pastels in ‘Lipslap’ Video

Wacky London trio Kero Kero Bonito have a sprightly new single called "Lipslap" for which they've just released a pastel-splashed music video. The visual —…
Brennan Carley / March 7, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Kero Kero Bonito, Minor Victories, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from African blues-rockers, cartoonish electronic trios, and more.
SPIN Staff / February 26, 2016

Listen to Kero Kero Bonito’s Delightfully Strange ‘Lipslap’

Kero Kero Bonito continue to flourish in electro-pop's uncanny valley with their blippy new song, "Lipsmack." The springy track premiered on Zane Lowe's Beats 1…
James Grebey / February 22, 2016

Kero Kero Bonito Share Jaunty ‘Chicken’

London trio Kero Kero Bonito have shared a new song, a sing-song jaunt down Rainbow Road by the name of "Chicken." If you liked "Picture This,"
Harley Brown / August 10, 2015

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…
SPIN Staff / March 23, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Mitski’s ‘Townie,’ Jenny Hval’s ‘That Battle is Over,’ and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! The SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. From Philly punk kids to sexed-up…
SPIN Staff / March 11, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: ASAP Ferg Name-Drops Adam Levine, Sleigh Bells Team With Tink, and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! Every week SPIN's staff writers pick their favorite, must-hear tracks for your mid-week playlists. From tongue-in-cheek goof-rap to bonkers-bananas J-pop to…
SPIN Staff / November 19, 2014