Nicolas Jaar

Nicolas Jaar Surprise-Released a New Album as “Against All Logic” Last Week

Nicolas Jaar's latest official release was 2016's Sirens, an ambitious and often song-oriented album that incorporated elements of avant-garde classical music and Suicide-style synth-punk. But the producer and…
Andy Cush / February 23, 2018

Listen to Two New Tracks From Nicolas Jaar’s Sirens Deluxe Edition

Nicolas Jaar just dropped two new tracks. Released with the new deluxe edition of his excellent 2016 album Sirens, "Wildflowers" and "America! I'm for the…
Rob Arcand / December 8, 2017

Nicolas Jaar – “Coin in Nine Hands”

Nicolas Jaar has released a bonus track off of the upcoming deluxe edition of his 2016 LP Sirens, "Coin in Nine Hands." Recorded in 2015, at…
Arielle Gordon / December 6, 2017

Nicolas Jaar Announces Fall 2017 Tour Dates

Nicolas Jaar has announced several new tour dates in support of his latest solo album, last year's excellent, under-appreciated Sirens. He's playing a few shows around the Mediterranean region before returning to North…
Anna Gaca / September 8, 2017

Nicolas Jaar Releases Boiler Room Concert Film TRANSITION

Last September, Nicolas Jaar teamed up with the club documentarians at Boiler Room to create a new hour-long concert film called TRANSITION. Shot at the now-defunct Brooklyn…
Rob Arcand / May 31, 2017

Coachella 2017 Will Feature Radiohead, Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, the xx, Bon Iver, More

Radiohead, Beyoncé, and Kendrick Lamar will headline Coachella's Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, respectively, as organizers announced the festival's lineup today. The Indio, California mega-festival remains two…
Anna Gaca / January 3, 2017

The 50 Best Albums of 2016

There's been no shortage of pessimism about 2016—a year that was plagued with fear, hatred, and confusion. In music, that ugliness was often confronted head-on,…
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2016

Nicolas Jaar Announces New Album Sirens

Electronic producer and tinkerer Nicolas Jaar has announced a new album. Dubbed Sirens, the forthcoming set will be his first proper solo album since 2011’s fantastic Space Is…
Charles Innis / September 23, 2016

Hear Nicolas Jaar’s Gorgeous Remix of Kanye West’s ‘Blood on the Leaves’

Two years after electronic maestro Nicolas Jaar was commissioned to remix Kanye West's Yeezus standout "Blood on the Leaves" for a video shown as part…
Andrew Unterberger / February 11, 2016

The 25 Best Dance Remixes of 2015

This year, remixes ruled. DJ Snake slung AlunaGeorge's "You Know You Like It" to the top of Billboard's Dance/Electronic Songs chart by subbing treble for subtle…
Harley Brown / December 23, 2015

The 40 Best Dance Songs of 2015

The year that was got us intoxicated with X-static house anthems, interstellar jock-jam updates, and Travolta-hot footwork burners. Below you'll find our list of the…
SPIN Staff / December 23, 2015

Nicolas Jaar Cultivates a Skittering, Slinky Vibe on ‘Fight (Nymphs IV)’

Though Nicolas Jaar still has yet to put out the follow-up studio LP to 2011's Space Is Only Noise, the ambient producer has released a wealth of…
Harley Brown / October 7, 2015

Nicolas Jaar Streams Hypnotic EP ‘Nymphs III’

It's been four years since New York musique concrete producer Nicolas Jaar debuted with his stunning LP Space is Only Noise. Though the only proper album he's put out…
Harley Brown / June 29, 2015

Download Nicolas Jaar’s Free Surprise Album ‘Pomegranates’

Nicolas Jaar announced earlier this year that he'd completed an alternate soundtrack to the 1969 film The Colour of Pomegranates, and on Wednesday night, he finally…
Colin Joyce / June 25, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Girlpool, Nicolas Jaar, Bang Gang, and More

Welcome to SPIN‘s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from Norwegian ice-pop singers,…
SPIN Staff / May 12, 2015
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