The Big Pink

SXSW 2016: SPIN Portraits of Chairlift, Waxahatchee, A$AP Ferg, Lizzo, and Many More

From March 16 through March 20, 2016, the Bud Light Factory at Brazos Hall hosted many of the hottest shows at the annual  South by Southwest…
SPIN Staff / March 23, 2016

The Big Pink Are Back With Darkly Sparkling ‘Beautiful Criminal’

Following the departure of band member Milo Cordell in 2014, London shoegaze futurists the Big Pink are back with a new EP of studio-recorded synth epics.
Harley Brown / February 15, 2016

The Big Pink Split in Half, But Third Album Is Still in the Works

The Big Pink just got a little smaller. As first reported by NME, the London duo's Robbie Furze has announced via Facebook that other half…
Marc Hogan / February 20, 2013

The Big Pink Tease Third Album With Patiently Swirling ‘Last Day’

The Big Pink have just updated their website, and the new design includes a buzzing dream-pop instrumental that may hint at the stadium-size electro-shoegaze duo's…
Marc Hogan / February 4, 2013

The Best and Worst of New York’s Inaugural Catalpa Festival

Billed as "New York City's Music Festival," this past weekend's inaugural Catalpa Festival reflected the Big Apple's diversity. SPIN braved the torrential downpours to bring…
Ken Bachor / July 30, 2012

Watch the Big Pink’s Kaleidoscopic ‘Give It Up’ Video

"It's a song about being in a relationship where one of the people is holding something back." That's the Big Pink's Milo Cordell, talking to…
Marc Hogan / March 5, 2012

Santigold, Best Coast, Big K.R.I.T. Set for SPIN’s Austin Throwdown

SPIN is proud to announce the complete lineup of our 2012 party in Austin, set for Friday, March 16. Once again at the city's fingerlickingest…
SPIN Staff / March 1, 2012

First Spin: The Big Pink Remix Ladyhawke’s ‘Black White & Blue’

There's truth in the title of Ladyhawke's new album. "It's called Anxiety because it came from a really difficult place," explains the New Zealand pop-rock…
David Marchese / January 30, 2012

Watch the Big Pink Slay ‘Superman’ for 4AD Sessions

The following clip of the Big Pink performing "Hit the Ground (Superman)" from their forthcoming Future This is worth watching for Robbie Furze's ridiculously awesome…
SPIN Staff / January 13, 2012

The Big Pink’s Track-by-Track Guide to ‘Future This’

The first album from multi-instrumentalists and London scenesters Robbie Furze and Milo Cordell, a.k.a., the Big Pink, was 2009's impressive, and impressively large-sounding, A Brief…
Steve Kandell / January 9, 2012

The Big Pink Unleash Album Pre-Order, Remix, Favorite Albums of ’11 List

Starting today, iTunes will let you pre-order the Big Pink's January 17 album Future This, and the band is celebrating by a) unleashing a Forest…
SPIN Staff / December 13, 2011

Watch the Big Pink’s Sunlit Clip for ‘Hit the Ground (Superman)’

Earlier this week, the Big Pink announced the impending release of Future This, the London pop duo's aircraft-carrier-sized sophomore full-length, due January 17 on 4AD.
David Bevan / November 17, 2011

The Big Pink Go Pop on January’s ‘Future This’

London pop-punkers the Big Pink took some time to "reflect on the good times" after 2009's A Brief History of Love and poured the results…
David Bevan / November 14, 2011