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  1. Our Picks for Pitchfork, a ContestRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gapers Block

    ... Mallama Panda Bear (Green Stage, 6:25pm) Noah Benjamin Lennox, aka Panda Bear , founding member of Animal Collective , performs as a solo act this time around. The experimental musician will likely be running through his 2015 release Panda Bear ...


  2. NewsBelle and Sebastian perform live on Us TV - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | NME

    ... ninth studio album and the follow-up to 2010's 'Write About Love'. It was produced by Ben H Allen III (Animal Collective, Gnarls Barkley). Meanwhile, Mad Men actor Jon Hamm recently appeared onstage during the band's set at Bonnaroo Festival . The ...


  3. Pavement Kick Off Vinyl Rarities Compilations With 'Slanted' OuttakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | RollingStone

    ... touring agency Billions Corporation. It also features a new gatefold designed by Rob Carmichael, who made Animal Collective's Sung Tongs and Dirty Projectors' Bitte Orca art. The band reunited in the fall of 2010 for a short-lived series of ...


  4. Apple won't pay royalties during Music's trial periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Engadget

    ... to receive royalties. For reference, Merlin represents labels like Matador (Ceremony, Savages), Domino (Animal Collective) and Razor & Tie (All That Remains). Apple is also facing scrutiny from state governments looking into whether or not the ...


  5. The War on Drugs Signs With Atlantic RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... the Warner Music Group label. They were previously signed to Indiana indie Secretly Canadian, which counts Animal Collective and Yeasayer on its roster. Lost in the Dream, the band's third album since forming in 2005, peaked at No. 4 on Billboard's ...


  6. ariel_pink_3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | This Is Bristol

    ... his artistic focus to songcraft for good. Pink's lo-fi, baroque music was first discovered by indie group Animal Collective, who began releasing volumes of home recordings on their Paw Tracks label. 2004's The Doldrums came first, and gained Pink ...


  7. LISTEN: Meet the next two acts you chose to play Grooves on the Green FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... rapper Pedro Correia late last year. "I think because I listen to bands such as Foals, The Maccabees and Animal Collective, I never really copy a sound or style because they sound nothing like my music. I also had a classical background with cello ...


  8. SoundCloud inks licensing deal with 20,000 indie labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Engadget

    ... labels and distributors including Beggars Group (Vampire Weekend), Secretly Group (Bon Iver), Domino (Animal Collective), Kontor Records (Tisto) and more. Merlin works with smaller outfits to negotiate things like royalties and licensing, which is ...


  9. Psychedelic Videos Capture Coral in MotionRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Wired

    ... McKay, a musician and music producer, creates the soundtracks (one was composed by Geologist of the band Animal Collective). The shots of moving coral are sped up five to 10 times the original speed to show the creatures in motion. The most ...


  10. Shut Up, Dude: This Week's Best And Worst CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... of the past 15 years, I'd have to say no. The likes of The National, The War on Drugs, Arcade Fire, Wilco, Animal Collective, and LCD Soundsystem would pip them. The sheer volume of better bands that flooded my brain when I read the article title ...


  11. The best albums of 2015 - so farRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Business News

    ... Grim Reaper More of the playful, psychedelia-inspired and experimental music we've come to expect from the Animal Collective band member's solo project. Bob Dylan : Shadows in the Night Dylan tries his hand at a series of Sinatra-affiliated old ...


  12. Panda Bear on transformation, handmade songs and kid criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Mountain Xpress

    During the past 15 years, no band has had a bigger impact on the sonic trajectory of independent music than Animal Collective . With an immersive touch for psychedelic detours - some scary, some cozy - mixed with wondrous harmonies and propulsive rhythms, the group's skewed take on pop has expanded the borders of what's readily considered indie-rock.


  13. More than ToroRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Free Times

    ... Carpark Records, the respected D.C. imprint that propelled the careers of indie mainstays Dan Deacon and Animal Collective. His ace live band, which performs at Columbia's Music Farm on May 13, packs festivals and large clubs across the globe. And ...


  14. CambridgeNews published Belle and Sebastian interview: "You get bands that are called a...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... new producer." The producer in question is hip hop maestro Ben H. Allen III, who's previously worked with Animal Collective, Cee Lo Green and Gnarls Barkley. Still, they haven't exactly gone all Kanye. Belle and Sebastian's most entrenched fans, ...


  15. Kendrick Lamar says: 'Beets Don't Kale My Vibe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Sweetgreen are passionate about." Conspicuously missing from the lineup is the ear-bending Maryland band Animal Collective, whose eighth album was released in 2008 and is entitled "Merriweather Post Pavilion." With or without Animal Collective, ...


  16. Cloud - Zen Summer Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 |

    ... single "Melting Cassatt" is awash with trickling guitar lines and tropical percussion in a manner akin to Animal Collective on 'Feels' or even the fondly-remembered but oft-forgotten Ruby Suns. What makes ' Zen Summer' so appealing, however, is the ...


  17. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... said he started the band five years ago after hearing the song " My Girls " by experimental four-piece Animal Collective and thinking it would make a great yambu - a style of Cuban rumba. So he wrote an arrangement for that song as well as ones from ...


  18. Rumba in the books! Indie-rock salsa band to play libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... said he started the band five years ago after hearing the song " My Girls " by experimental four-piece Animal Collective and thinking it would make a great yambu - a style of Cuban rumba. So he wrote an arrangement for that song as well as ones from ...


  19. Still ChillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Hyperallergic

    Remember when chillwave was considered a genre? Remember when a select number of elite, unrelated, alternative-identified musicians making slow, synthy loungetronica were considered the future of Western civilization? Back before indie obsessives realized that these musicians - rather than cutting conventional electropop with distortion and reverb effects in an acceptably ironic rejection-embrace - were just earnest artisans crafting feelgood, escapist ear candy? The vaguely chillwave-associated Ariel Pink remains active, and Animal Collective frontman Noah Lennox, who preceded these succA s d'estime chronologically but fits right in sonically, returned this year with a fairly consistent solo album.


  20. 15 albums that define Spring 2015Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Beacon

    ... assault. An experimental bridging of neo-psychedelia and hip hop/electronica inspired beats, the former Animal Collective wunderkind cuts loose with his most accessible yet thought-provoking work yet. Solo project of Jessica Jalbert, who delivers a ...