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Hear an Early Version of Girls’ “Forgiveness”

In 2008, after they had played one show in California, Girls flew to New York to play four more. Then they went to Paris. In the four years since, they became a juggernaut of love … read more »

POSTED July 23, 2012 9:20AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
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Christopher Owens Leaves Girls

In an abbreviated Twitter essay this morning, beloved songwriter Christopher Owens announced he’s leaving the band Girls. 1) Dear all, This may come as a surprise to many & has been an issueof much thought … read more »

POSTED July 2, 2012 11:17AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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Watch Girls on Conan

Last night Conan celebrated his birthday with Girls, who performed Father, Son, Holy Ghost track “Love Like a River” on his TBS show. The band, who’ve been touring since September of last year, play Coachella’s … read more »

POSTED April 19, 2012 9:46AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,
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In Mexico With: Festival NRMAL

A couple days before SXSW, I traveled to Monterrey, Mexico for Festival NRMAL, a one-day, 55-band party. Taking a barely-planned trip just ahead of Austin’s endless sea of wristbands and Jacked Doritos seemed like maybe … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2012 12:00PM IN SPECIALS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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Video: Girls, “My Ma”

Girls have premiered their video for “My Ma” on Conan O’Brien’s website, Team Coco, of all places, in anticipation of their upcoming late night appearance on March 22nd. Directed by Focus Creeps and shot by … read more »

POSTED February 27, 2012 10:50AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: ,
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Daily Inspiration: Whitney Houston

Yesterday evening at the Laneway Festival in Singapore, Girls performed Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You,” famously covered by Whitney Houston. In the video, Chris Owens is obviously emotional and singing into the wind, … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2012 7:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , ,
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Video: Twerps, “Through The Day”

Melbourne’s Twerps just released a video for “Through the Day,” a melancholy song from their debut self-titled LP. Without singing along to the refrain of your love gets me through the day, and that’s all … read more »

POSTED February 7, 2012 4:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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A Year in Music: Amber Bravo

It’s difficult to differentiate a year in music from just a year. Beyonce exists because we hear her at the gym, Bill Callahan is important because he sings about America while we’re abroad, the first … read more »

POSTED December 21, 2011 12:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Stream: Girls, “Lawrence”

Just one day after Christopher Owens’ letter to semi-anonymous Felt frontman Lawrence was published online, where Owens professed his adoration and announced a limited edition heart-shaped-vinyl tribute song, the track has materialized via PIAS. Felt … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2011 2:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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GEN F: Girls

Christopher Owens and JR White are Girls, and their emotions are all over the place. “Being in a band right now is a pain in the ass,” says White. “I’m overjoyed,” counters Owens. “I feel … read more »

POSTED October 13, 2011 1:00PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,