Flashing lights, neon colors, flying sparks, and unnerving blank masks. Crystal Castles never ceases to deliver subtly twisted imagery that makes me want to cry and dance at the same time. Something about the dark, moody grunge of it is very appealing as the scenes flip back and forth. I feel like I’m watching someone’s [...]
May 1 brought a festival with a difference to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD, as a diverse roster of bands — including the Strokes, Girl Talk, Cold War Kids, Lupe Fiasco, and Crystal Castles — came together to celebrate music in an eco-conscious fashion.
I’ve been listening to this song religiously for a while now, and was very excited to finally see the new video by Crystal Castles, featuring Robert Smith from the Cure. Directed by Video Marsh, this song is a cover of an old Platinum Blonde track from the 80s.
By Alex Lee in New Music on Saturday 23 October 2010
With buzzing, loud sentiments of big beats and velvet-like compositions, Mr. Moustache, a 20 year-old disco and house producer from the Czech Republic, presents the core medium of electronic music with his debut EP, Female. As obscure as his name is, the Louis La Roche-inspired producer brings a memorable first impression on tracks like Big [...]
Cheap (in a good way) electro gothic madness by Crystal Castles. This awesome, asphyxiating, bombastic video for Baptism, from the album Crystal Castles II, makes me want to dance and hide all at the same time.