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Fox Business Uses La Roux’s “Bulletproof” for Segment on Bulletproof Children’s Clothing

This morning, Fox Business Network’s Mornings With Maria Bartiromo aired a segment on bulletproof backpacks and clothing for children, just in time for back-to-school season.
James Rettig, Stereogum / August 20, 2018

La Roux Stars in a Late Night TV Commercial in Her ‘Kiss and Not Tell’ Video

Collectors of old telephones and fans of late night television will both find something to like in La Roux's video for "Kiss and Not Tell."
Colin Joyce / September 8, 2014

Elly Jackson (Re)Discovers Her Voice on La Roux’s ’80s Romp ‘Trouble in Paradise’

Not a month after releasing her 2009 debut, Elly Jackson was struggling to live up to the steely image she created as the androgynous leader…
Barry Walters / July 21, 2014

7 Albums to Stream: Aaron Freeman, White Fence, La Roux, and More

To celebrate the end of yet another work week, we've rounded up a new batch of albums for your streaming pleasure. Grab a pair of…
Killian Young / July 18, 2014

Hear La Roux’s Sentimental, Synth-Poppy ‘Uptight Downtown’

La Roux's Elly Jackson announced earlier this month that she'd finally be following up her disaffected debut album with a July full-length called Trouble in…
Colin Joyce / May 27, 2014

La Roux Shares Nocturnal ‘Let Me Down Gently’ From July Album

Aside from a high profile Coachella stop last year and a handful of other tour dates, all has been relatively quiet on the La Roux…
Colin Joyce / May 12, 2014

Coachella 2013 Sunday Field Notes: We Found Molly and the Inexplicably Popular ‘Water Bar’

This gigantic snail is actually moving in our midst. Beware, Coachella. You may get slimed.
SPIN Staff / April 15, 2013

Watch La Roux Play a New Song During Their First Show in Two Years

La Roux debuted a handful of new songs during a show at England's Concorde 2 venue last night, according to the NME. The performance, reported as the…
Kyle McGovern / March 29, 2013

La Roux Collaborator Fort Romeau Builds His Own ‘Kingdoms’

Kingdoms, the debut album from a British artist with the Continental name of Fort Romeau, is a rarity for electronic music: pure, floor-oriented house music…
Philip Sherburne / March 21, 2012

HEAR IT: New Kanye, Jay-Z, and La Roux Collab

Kanye West just released the excellent My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy yesterday, but today's a new day - so new Kanye music has already hit…
Kevin O'Donnell / November 23, 2010

Ozzy Blasts Church, Rare Jackson Photos Surface

Ozzy Osbourne has blasted the anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church of Kansas for quoting Osbourne's "Crazy Train" lyrics at a press conference in Washington,…
SPIN Staff / October 8, 2010

La Roux to Tour the U.S.

U.K. breakout dance duo La Roux, whose self-titled debut continues to gain traction in the U.S. a full year after its release, will tour the…
Eric Vilas-boas / August 25, 2010

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / June 11, 2010

La Roux, ‘La Roux’ (Cherrytree)

On the surface, this new London duo has it all -- a Tilda Swinton-esque singer with an enviable quiff, overseas smash singles as catchy as…
Barry Walters / September 15, 2009

Style Special! England’s Dreamy

Photos by Nick Haymes…
Phoebe Reilly / August 19, 2009