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Watch Phoenix’s Video for ‘Chloroform’, Directed by Sophia Coppola

Phoenix singer Thomas Mars called upon the auteur talents of his wife, director Sophia Coppola to take the helm and create this bucolic, dreamlike film of the band performing on a stage in the middle distance.

11/13/2013

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Phoenix Played a High School Gym in Austin

Some lucky high schoolers were treated to a secret show from the French band, thanks to PBS.

10/09/2013

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Phoenix Releases 21-Minute Performance Film Shot In A Plane, A Boat, A Garden

The latest video offering from Phoenix and La Blogothèque will have A/V students geeking out big time.

09/09/2013

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Hear R. Kelly Get His Flirt On With Phoenix’s ‘Trying To Be Cool’ Remix

Kelly adds his Chi-town swagger to the remix of the French band’s song “Trying To Be Cool” off their album, Bankrupt.

08/15/2013

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Lollapalooza 2013, Sunday: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s final night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing, and that’s what he did. Phoenix on the other hand…

08/05/2013

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fun., Phoenix and Kings of Leon Land ACL Gigs

The 12th annual Austin City Limits Music Festival will feature acts from a variety of genres and eras, as part of its first-ever two-weekend run this October. Depeche Mode, The Cure, Muse and Kings of Leon […]

05/08/2013

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Watch Phoenix Play ‘Live On Letterman’ Tonight

Just a week after the release of their latest album, Bankrupt!, Phoenix is taking the stage for a special Live On Letterman performance. But for tonight’s (April 30) broadcast, which will air live right here […]

04/30/2013

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This Week In Late Night TV: Phoenix, Atlas Genius, Awolnation

It’s a tradition as old as the Johnny Carson show: Most nights, since 1966, bands big and small play on the national stage of late night television. Sometimes good things happen, sometimes bad things happen, […]

04/30/2013

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New Releases: Phoenix, Rob Zombie, Snoop Lion

Every Tuesday, Dan Weiss runs down the week’s new full-length music releases, from charting hits to more obscure depths, the underrated and the overrated, from a critical pop fan’s perspective. Phoenix – Bankrupt! The title […]

04/24/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Phoenix Try To Experiment Their Way To The Top

No one would blame Phoenix if they decided to stick with the same crowd-pleasing sound that worked so well for them on their breakthrough album, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix. But the French foursome definitely weren’t interested in continuing right […]

04/23/2013

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Phoenix Borrows Andy Warhol’s Pop Art Style For ‘Bankrupt!’ – Streams Full Album

Phoenix would like to remind you not to forget the exclamation point at the end of Bankrupt!, their new album out April 23. The French foursome told Radio.com that the title’s punctuation was deliberately used to add […]

04/17/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Phoenix’s Long Road To Coachella Headliner

At first Phoenix might have seemed like an unlikely choice to headline this year’s Coachella Festival, but the combination of great songs and a stellar live show proves the band is more than ready for top billing. We explore in this episode of Radio.com Essentials.

04/11/2013

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Beyonce, Nine Inch Nails To Headline Jay-Z’s Made in America Festival

Beyonce and Nine Inch Nails will be headlining Jay-Z‘s second annual Made in America festival, to be held August 31st and September 1st at Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the rap mogul announced Wednesday (April 10). […]

04/10/2013

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Phoenix On ‘SNL’: The Career-Defining Moment That Almost Didn’t Happen

America fell in love with Phoenix after the band’s 2009 performance on Saturday Night Live, but it turns out the career-defining moment almost never happened. Guitarist Laurent Brancowitz told Radio.com that the band almost didn’t get their Visas in time […]

04/05/2013

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Phoenix Adds 71 Bonus Tracks To Deluxe Version Of ‘Bankrupt!’

Artists adding extra songs onto deluxe editions of full-length albums is nothing new, but French band Phoenix have taken the practice to an extreme on Bankrupt!, their forthcoming new album set for release on April […]

03/15/2013

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Miguel, Phoenix Gear Up for ‘SNL’ Performances

Phoenix and Miguel have big shoes to fill after Justin Timberlake’s impressive stint as both host and performer on Saturday Night Live last week. But they’ll both try next month. The French rockers will appear […]

03/14/2013

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Coachella Festival Grows

Just when you thought the Southern California festival couldn’t get any larger, Coachella promoters Goldenvoice have announced a series of intimate concerts featuring a wide variety of festival artists performing at intimate venues around event […]

02/26/2013

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Hear It Now: Phoenix “Entertainment”

Phoenix has officially returned to the airwaves by releasing “Entertainment,” the first single from the band’s forthcoming new album, Bankrupt! The French quartet premiered the new song on BBC Radio 1 on February 18, issuing […]

02/19/2013

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Phoenix Plot North American West Coast Tour

Launching their 2013 return with a headlining slot at Coachella and the imminent release of a new album, French band Phoenix has announced a string of dates along the west coast of North American leading […]

02/06/2013

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Coachella 2013 Line-Up Announced

After weeks of mounting anticipation, the line-up for Coachella 2013 has been revealed. Nostalgia reigns, with a slew of reunions including ‘90s Brit-pop heroes Blur and the Stone Roses, electronic pioneers New Order, hip-hop legends […]

01/25/2013

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Phoenix Releases New Album Title With Seizure-Inducing Website Teaser

Phoenix, the critically acclaimed French band that broke out big-time with their 2009 full-length, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, recently announced their imminent return with a new album scheduled for release in April of this year. Now […]

01/17/2013

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10 Great Albums To Look Forward To In 2013

2012 was nice, but shortly we’ll be putting it to bed. Time to start looking forward to the great music of 2013! Here’s a quick preview of what’s coming out and what we know about […]

12/28/2012

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Phoenix Set To Release New Album In 2013

If you remember 2010, you probably recall bopping along to Phoenix songs like “Lisztomania” and “1901.” Get ready for a new batch of upbeat tunes from the French band, who’ve announced an April release date for their long-awaited new album.

12/10/2012

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Did Foster The People’s “Pumped Up Kicks” Make A 14-Year-Old Threaten To Shoot Up His School?

Pumped Up Kicks by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Foster The People[/lastfm] is one of the most requested and downloaded songs recently, but one 14-year-old boy is behind bars for taking the lyrics too literally and threatening to shoot […]

09/30/2011