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Video: Kirin J Callinan – “Big Enough” ft. Alex Cameron, Molly Lewis, & Jimmy Barnes

The only thing wackier than Kirin J Callinan's recent album Bravado are its music videos. You're in such luck, because he's got a new one today: "Big Enough," which…
Anna Gaca / August 17, 2017

Stream Kirin J Callinan’s New Album Bravado

Kirin J Callinan never met a left turn he didn't like. The Australian musician's new album Bravado is visceral, bizarro, chaotic-neutral experimental pop, and love it or hate it, it's…
Anna Gaca / June 8, 2017

Kirin J Callinan Is Having More Fun Than Anyone Else in His “Living Each Day” Video

The video for "S.A.D. (Song About Drugs)," by the Aussie weirdo-pop auteur Kirin J Callinan, is the probably the most compelling audiovisual artifact I've come…
Andy Cush / June 6, 2017

Kirin J Callinan – “Down 2 Hang” (ft. James Chance) & “Living Each Day” (ft. Connan Mockasin)

"Then he had a sandwich / Truly loved that sandwich / Like it was his last," sings Australian eccentrist Kirin J Callinan on "Living Each Day," one…
Anna Gaca / May 25, 2017

Kirin J Callinan Announces New Album Bravado, Releases “S.A.D.” Video

A great Kirin J Callinan single just got promoted to title track of the Australian absurdist's second album. Bravado is out June 9 from Terrible Records and features a bunch…
Anna Gaca / April 26, 2017

Australian Singer Kirin J Callinan Sounds Like Morrissey on His Excellent Song “Bravado”

A lot of the time, experimental singer-songwriter Kirin J Callinan is just that—experimental. Appreciating the fragile humanity within his 2013 album Embracism usually required scraping off a layer of fragmented, electronically-enhanced industrial distortion…
Anna Gaca / April 17, 2017

CMJ: The Best From the Class of 2015

As it has every October for the past 35 years, the CMJ Music Marathon descended upon New York City in a flurry of bands, bands,…
SPIN Staff / October 19, 2015

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker, Mark Ronson Cover Queens of the Stone Age’s ‘I Sat By the Ocean’

Aside from making his own immaculate record Currents, Tame Impala's Kevin Parker also found some time this year to make an appearance "Daffodils" from Mark…
Colin Joyce / July 31, 2015

Kirin J. Callinan Stuns With Dirty, Upside-Down ‘Landslide’ Video

A simple idea, executed with utter commitment, can be more powerful than we realize in a media environment cluttered with songs and videos long on…
Marc Hogan / October 25, 2013