Grimes
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//Features

The Best New Artists of 2012
16 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

The best new artists of 2012 have remade R&B for the new century, pushed eclectic art-rock in new directions, and kept indie rock and hip-hop strong.

The Artists of the Year: 2012 Edition
13 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

The 2012 artists of the year range from urgent political punk and hip-hop challenging the establishment -- whether political or economic -- to the rise of a new generation of pop divas and forward-looking indie and R&B.

//Columns

Grimes and Female Celebrity
11 Jul 2012 // 6:20 PM

Grimes's Claire Boucher is the indie heroine of the year, which makes it all the more interesting that she's using her newfound celebrity to subtly challenge what we expect of women in the entertainment industry.

//Reviews

Governors Ball Music Festival 2014: Recap + Photos from Randall's Island
12 Jun 2014 // 3:00 AM

Perfect weather and fantastic music lent Governors Ball 2014 the sensation of escaping from New York, even though the island itself sits snug atop the East River.

Capitol Hill Block Party: 20 - 22 July 2012 - Seattle
5 Aug 2012 // 6:03 PM

A weekend full of live music including performances by Neko Case, Aesop Rock, Major Lazer, Grimes, Cloud Nothings, Twin Shadow, Youth Lagoon, Thee Oh Sees, Doomtree, Father John Misty, John Maus, Porcelain Raft, Spaceghostpurrp, King Tuff, Blood Diamonds and more.

//Blogs

Grimes: 29 September 2012 - Washington, D.C.
29 Oct 2012 // 5:00 AM

Grimes brings a newly perfected live set to a thrilled crowd in DC.

Grimes - "Genesis" (video)
22 Aug 2012 // 11:40 PM

Grimes self-directs her latest video from the recent Visions album.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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