Posts tagged "Saint Etienne"

Black Friday Bonanza: 10 Pop Music Books From The Past Year That Serve As Perfect Stocking Stuffers

Between Jay Z and Beyonce’s On the Run Tour and the arrival of Taylor Swift’s behemoth pop album 1989, 2014 has had quite a few key music moments. And now it’s that time of year when we try to figure out sort out what to give as holiday presents. So what do you…
By: emilytan / November 27, 2014

Amy Winehouse’s “Just Friends” Covered By Saint Etienne For ‘Q’ Compilation: Listen

Amy Winehouse is the focus of British mag Q's August cover story, and the publication is including a compilation of covers of the late singer's music along with the issue. One particular reinterpretation from the bunch caught our ear — "Just Friends", by UK trio Saint Etienne. Amy's version, which appeared…
By: Robbie Daw / July 11, 2012

The Idolator Interview: Annie

In 2004, Annie—Bergen, Norway's sunniest export—scored both club hits and indie cred with her debut album Anniemal. Her sophomore LP Don't Stop was initially announced in early 2008, but got tangled up, as she explains it, in a nasty case of record label drama. "I kept on delivering things but it was never enough," say…
By: Robbie Daw / November 17, 2009

Popjustice Continues “Be Proud Of British Music Day” With Its Own Shortlist Of Perfect Pop

Now that the British music establishment has declared its favorite home-grown albums of the year with the Mercury Prize nominations, the cheeky British pop site Popjustice has seen fit to announce its shortlist for The Popjustice Twenty Quid Music Prize, which honors the best British single of the year. The artist behind the winning…
By: Maura / July 21, 2009