Tagged: The Big Pink

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What We’re Reading: The Big Pink

Tired of reading the same recommended books from the usual sources? Just think of our weekly What We’re Reading column as your non-committal book club with The FADER and some of your favorite bands. For … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2012 11:45AM IN WHAT WE'RE READING TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: The Big Pink, “Hit The Ground (Superman)”

The Big Pink premiered “Hit The Ground (Superman)” on Zane Lowe’s Radio 1 show last night, telling their host that it’s the “most anthemic song on the record.” Singer Robbie Furze sings about reaching precipitous … read more »

POSTED November 15, 2011 1:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,
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The Big Pink, “Stay Gold” (AraabMuzik Remix f. Danny Brown) MP3

We’re pretty much always delighted when Danny Brown shows up. And that’s no less true on this AraabMuzik remix we posted last week. He takes AraabMuzik’s darker register of The Big Pink’s shiny optimism one … read more »

POSTED October 27, 2011 11:45AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,
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The Big Pink, “Stay Gold” (AraabMuzik Remix) MP3

The Big Pink have definitely got that anthemic, hook-driven song down pat. “Stay Gold” is bombastic in its idealism: Forgive your lovers, but don’t forget their names/ And let their spirit remain…Shine the light for … read more »

POSTED October 19, 2011 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Tent Posts: Lollapalooza, Day 1

The most perfect response to “Can I see your wristband?” is indeed “Hold on one sec” and then to run as fast as you can. Which is exactly what one young man did, caught illegally … read more »

POSTED August 7, 2010 1:48PM IN MUSIC, OTHER EVENTS TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Jaguar Ad Uses Big Pink Song, Vrooms

This new Jaguar ad features the instrumentation (as well as some background coo’ing) from The Big Pink’s perennial jam “Dominoes.” WHERE IS THE CHORUS? To the band’s credit, they made a song we totally did … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2010 11:02AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:
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The Big Pink, “Tonight” (oOoOO Remix) MP3

Expanding on the basic idea of The Big Pink‘s industrial thump love songs, the increasingly prolific oOoOO turns “Tonight” into a haunting world of echoed vocals drifting across ice-cold keys. Look out for more from … read more »

POSTED April 29, 2010 11:20AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

The Big Pink: Punch Drunk Love

Story by Adam Daniels Photography by John Francis Peters The Big Pink are not meant to play to empty rooms. This is why seeing them play soundcheck is a pretty surreal experience. It’s like walking … read more »

POSTED March 4, 2010 1:02PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

The Big Pink, “Dominos” (Switch Remix) MP3

Switch is a quiet dude to make such a racket. He records mostly in his in-house studio in LA, doesn’t like to play shows and generally is happy to have nothing to do with the … read more »

POSTED October 21, 2009 12:58PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Video: The Big Pink, “Dominos”

One of the best songs of the year gets a video with a bunch of naked ice babes in it. The Big Pink‘s A Brief History Of Love is out September 14th on 4AD. (via … read more »

POSTED August 12, 2009 11:44AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,