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No More Bones: An Interview With CHVRCHES
17 Nov 2015 // 9:00 PM

With Every Open Eye, CHVRCHES vaults the bar set by its debut, The Bones of What You Believe. Multi-instrumentalist Iain Cook speaks with PopMatters to explain just how that happened.

The Artists of the Year: 2013 Edition
26 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Bloody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.


In Defense of Live Performances That Make the Audience Feel Alive
15 May 2014 // 9:30 PM

Artists feed off their fans. Fans feed off the artists. A good live performance leaves the spirit relieved of its hunger. Hear that, Chvrches?


Chrvches Throw Indie Dance Party at Rough Trade to Celebrate 'Every Open Eye'
29 Sep 2015 // 6:00 AM

There aren’t a whole lot of bands who can keep the crowd’s energy exploding out of the roof.

CHVRCHES: Every Open Eye
21 Sep 2015 // 9:30 PM

CHVRCHES hit new heights of confidence on their upbeat, synthpop-laden second album.


CHVRCHES - "Bury It" ft. Hayley Williams (Singles Going Steady)
2 Aug 2016 // 7:00 AM

"Bury It" underscores everything about Chvrches' sound that sets the band apart from other synthpop revivalists

CHVRCHES - "Clearest Blue" (Singles Going Steady)
25 Feb 2016 // 6:30 AM

"Clearest Blue" is a sky-piercing synthpop anthem that behaves so intoxicatingly of-the-moment that to call it timeless would be half-insulting.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layer and texture to music.

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