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Sufjan Interviews Cryptacize

Stevens is "star struck," but manages a Q&A with current tour/band-mate Nedelle Torrisi -- "her exotic Italian pout, her '80s housewife attire" -- covering Judas…
brandon | October 9, 2009 - 12:28 pm

Sufjan Stevens/Cryptacize @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 10/6/09

Recently Sufjan revealed he's "at a point where I no longer have a deep desire to share my music with anyone, having spent many years…
Amrit Singh | October 7, 2009 - 9:17 am

New Sufjan Stevens – “There’s Too Much Love”/”Age Of Adz”/”Impossible Souls” (Live In Ithaca)

Scott tells me that when he lived in Ithaca the only live music there was ska. Well, now the live music includes expansive glitch-y songs…
brandon | September 25, 2009 - 12:58 pm

Sufjan & Cryptacize Announce Fall Tour

There's been some action in camp Sufjan lately, though much of it's a retread/revisiting of past material. Good news, then, that the man's hitting smaller…
brandon | August 10, 2009 - 12:19 pm

New Cryptacize Video – “Blue Tears”

It's unclear how long we can mention that Sufjan-approved Cryptacize's Chris Cohen used to play in Deerhoof. Maybe when his new band eclipses the old?
brandon | March 31, 2009 - 5:17 pm

New Cryptacize – “Tail & Mane” (Stereogum Premiere)

Ex-Deerhoof guitarist Chris Cohen's present project Cryptacize hit the Asthmatic Kitty roster last year, subsequently earning this gush from St. Sufjan: They make…
Amrit Singh | March 6, 2009 - 6:08 pm

Sufjan Digs Cryptacize’s Dig That Treasure, Maybe Isn’t So Into Vampire Weekend

We've posted a couple of original tracks by Asthmatic Kitty trio Cryptacize, as well as their cover of Steely Dan's "Peg" (for which, they were…
brandon | June 10, 2008 - 9:44 am

Cryptacize Cover Steely Dan

We don't mean to dwell on Coachella, but when our plane touched down at LaGuardia late Monday night, they were playing Steely Dan's "Hey Nineteen."
brandon | May 1, 2008 - 1:57 pm

New Cryptacize Video – “Cosmic Sing-A-Long”

We once said Asthmatic Kitty trio Cryptacize "remind us of a Renaissance Fair held on the moon," but that was a long time ago, like,…
Amrit Singh | January 28, 2008 - 2:15 pm

New Cryptacize – “No Coins” (Stereogum Premiere)

The new trio Cryptacize sorta reminds us of a Renaissance Fair held on the moon, so we were happy to see that their promo pic…
Stereogum | December 5, 2007 - 1:23 pm