What’s better than Jesse Cohen and Eric Emm? How about two Jesse Cohens and two Eric Emms? Three of each? A stage full of Cohens and Emms? If you’re nodding your head with escalating vigor, salivating at the thought of 14 Brooklyn-based electropopelgängers, each dressed in a different sweater/cuffed jeans/flatbrim combo and sporting a different […]

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It’s only appropriate that Tanlines‘ video for “All Of Me” debuted on Adult Swim today. Directed by The Mighty Boosh’s Julian Barratt (a.k.a Howard Moon), the video’s dark, awkward humor fits snugly alongside the other characters and comedians that make up this channel-cum-music-house’s family. You can check out a behind the scenes look at the […]

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It takes a certain brand of humor to translate on Twitter, so it isn’t surprising that some of the funniest tweets tend to come from seemingly completely random accounts. One of my personal favorite examples of an unlikely tweetacular team is Brooklyn experimental pop/indie rock duo Eric Emm and Jesse Cohen, dba Tanlines. While renowned […]

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Brooklynites Tanlines are set to release their debut LP, Volume On, on December 6th, and while the band already cultivated a healthy following (myself included) with their Settings EP and the infectious single “Real Life,” the bar just got raised even higher after hearing their latest single, “O Seizing the Day O.” The song features […]

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Springtime officially hit D.C. last week, with temperatures hitting the low nineties, literally everything blooming (including the Cherry Blossoms), and my nose and eyes itching uncontrollably. After a long winter, the nation’s capital deserves some warm weather, and with that comes a shift in my music listening. Introspective artists like The National and Beirut are […]

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