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Review: Prins Thomas’ Space Disco Phones Home at Last on ‘Principe Del Norte’

Just over 20 years ago, IDM iconoclasts the Black Dog released their chimeric 1995 album Spanners, which combined far-flung ideas from the dance universe in ways that had…
Harley Brown / February 17, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Porches, Loretta Lynn, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from post-punk brawlers, country legends, and more.
SPIN Staff / February 5, 2016

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

Prins Thomas Promises ‘Lots of Space’ on ‘Prins Thomas III’ LP

With Todd Terje's debut album on the way and Hans-Peter Lindstrøm embarking upon a new project — the forthcoming Runddans, a joint venture with Todd…
Philip Sherburne / March 17, 2014

Hear Norwegian Disco Upstart Andre Bratten’s Answer to ‘Inspector Norse’

Disco and astrology often went hand in hand, and Norway's André Bratten revives the tradition with "Libra," one of the standout songs from his album…
Philip Sherburne / April 22, 2013

Hear Carmen Villain’s Smoky ‘Made a Shell’

"I wanna see the starlight on the rails," sings Carmen Villain on "Made a Shell," one of the many highlights of her forthcoming debut album,…
Philip Sherburne / March 7, 2013

Hear Prins Thomas’ Disco Redux of Carmen Villain’s ‘Lifeissin’

Before Norwegian singer-songwriter Carmen Villain adopted her musical alias, she worked as a fashion model named Carmen Maria Hillestad. Earlier this month, Villain shared "Lifeissin,"
Kyle McGovern / February 1, 2013