Posts Tagged ‘phoenix’

Watch Phoenix’s Sofia Coppola-Directed Video for “Chloroform”

The story behind Phoenix’s latest video for “Chloroform,” which appears on their recent album Bankrupt!, is kind of a cute one. Thomas Mars of the band is married to filmmaker Sofia Coppola (daughter of Francis Ford... Read more »

The Best Performances From La Blogothèque’s Take Away Shows

Inspired by a film that he saw, French filmmaker Vincent Moon (real name: Mathieu Saura) came up with La Blogothèque's Take Away Shows in 2006, a web series that would feature artists like Arcade Fire and... Read more »

Watch Phoenix’s Full “Austin City Limits” Episode

Earlier this month the new season of “Austin City Limits” started and last night’s episode featured a full set from Phoenix. During the hour-long show, the band played 13 songs from both their newest album, Bankrupt!,... Read more »

Phoenix – “Chloroform (Sleigh Bells Remix)”

Phoenix’s Bankrupt! has already provided a ton fantastic remixes and reworks from the likes of R. Kelly and A-Trak to RAC and Dirty Projectors. The latest to give the French rockers’ material their own spin are... Read more »

Watch Phoenix Perform Live in a Rowing Boat and on a Plane

Last week we saw footage of Phoenix performing “Entertainment” in the beautiful surroundings of the Palace of Versailles for La Blogotheque’s Take Away Show series, and now we have a full 20 minute video of the band performing four... Read more »

Watch Phoenix Perform “Entertainment” at the Palace of Versailles

Fact: I love La Blogotheque’s Take Away Show series. I think it’s a brilliant way to capture an artist’s raw talent in challenging them to play music at random places that may take them outside of... Read more »

Watch Phoenix Teach Haim How To Say “Where Is My Damn Croissant” in French

Haim is currently preparing to tour with Phoenix around Europe, and to make sure that they get along with their tour mates, the sisters asked the Parisian band to teach them how to say a few... Read more »

Phoenix Ft. R. Kelly – “Trying to Be Cool (Remix)”

R. Kelly infamously joined Phoenix onstage at their performance at this year’s Coachella, and now the two have announced an official collaboration. After dropping a a teaser video this morning of R.Kelly’s take on Phoenix’s “Trying to... Read more »

Adele, Phoenix, Arcade Fire and More Sign Petition In Support of Pussy Riot’s Release

In April of last year, members of Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot were sentenced to two years in prison on charges of “hooliganism motivated by religious hatred or hostility.” Now, a little over a year... Read more »

Phoenix – “Trying to Be Cool (A-Trak Remix)”

To add to your list of Phoenix‘s “Trying to Be Cool” remixes, A-Trak has unveiled his rework of the single. Following his usual style, the Fool’s Gold founder amps the original up by injecting some airy... Read more »

Video: Phoenix – “Trying to Be Cool”

Phoenix‘s sophomore album Bankrupt! has flown under the radar so far this year, and by no means would a cheap joke on the record’s title be appropriate to describe its reception. In that vein, here is the... Read more »

Watch Phoenix Perform “Trying To Be Cool” and “The Real Thing” On Fallon

In support of their latest release, Bankrupt!, Phoenix made another late night stop last night with an appearance on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.” There they performed two cuts off the record, starting with “The Real... Read more »

Phoenix – “Trying To Be Cool (RAC Remix)”

More RAC to ensure that your Friday goes in the right direction. Taking “Trying To Be Cool,” a new one from Phoenix that appears on their latest LP, Bankrupt!, the remix collective injects their signature funk... Read more »

Phoenix – “Entertainment (Dirty Projectors Remix)”

We’ve lost count of how many remixes there have been for Phoenix‘s single, “Entertainment,” but from Grizzly Bear to Blood Orange, the song’s been around. The latest comes from Dirty Projectors, who isolate Thomas Mars’ vocals... Read more »

Watch AlunaGeorge, Phoenix & Laura Marling On Jools Holland

Last night’s Later… With Jools Holland was as packed with musical guests as it always is, with AlunaGeorge making their debut on the show performing “Attracting Flies,” while Phoenix performed “Entertainment” and “Trying To Be Cool” (we only... Read more »