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Jason Lytle On The Pains Of Touring, The Weather, And Why Being Solo Is Better Than Being In Grandaddy

For someone who kind of hates touring and would rather be hanging out in the woods than playing shows, Jason Lytle has already had a…
T. Cole Rachel | October 22, 2012 - 12:38 pm

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Stream Grandaddy Last Place

Grandaddy, the late-'90s/early-'00s Californian masters of lightly psychedelic tech-blues power-pop, released their last album 11 years ago. They've broken up and reunited, and now they're…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2017 - 9:19 am

Hear Indie Supergroup BNQT’s Debut Single “Restart”

BNQT is a new indie supergroup that was conceived of by Midlake's Eric Pulido and counts the following as members: Band Of Horses' Ben Bridwell,…
James Rettig | January 30, 2017 - 10:22 am

Grandaddy – “Evermore”

Last fall, Grandaddy announced that they were releasing their first new album since breaking up in 2006. Last Place is due out at the beginning…
James Rettig | January 13, 2017 - 9:46 am

Grandaddy – “A Lost Machine”

Early next year, reunited psych-pop wonder-conjurers Grandaddy will release Last Place, their first new album in 11 years, and we've already posted two early songs,…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2016 - 9:47 am

Grandaddy Announce New Album Last Place; Watch “Way We Won’t” Video Feat. Jason Ritter

After breaking up in 2006, the head-blown, psychedelic California pop-rockers Grandaddy are back. They released their double-A-side single "Way We Won't" b/w "Clear Your History"
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2016 - 8:57 am

Grandaddy – “Way We Won’t” & “Clear Your History”

The searching, psychedelic California band Grandaddy broke up in 2006, but they've lately been active again, playing shows and recording new music. And today, we…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2016 - 8:53 am

Watch Grandaddy Debut “Way We Won’t” At First Concert In Four Years

Grandaddy are prepping their first album since 2006's Just Like The Fambly Cat, and a performance at the Green Man Festival in Wales later this…
Chris DeVille | August 15, 2016 - 11:35 am

Grandaddy Announce First Show In Four Years

Grandaddy finished recording a new album last fall, their first since 2006's Just Like The Fambly Cat and ostensibly their last. No word on when…
James Rettig | March 2, 2016 - 9:55 am

Midlake Form Supergroup Banquet With Members Of Band Of Horses, Franz Ferdinand, Grandaddy

Four members of Midlake, spearheaded by Eric Pulido, have formed a new supergroup called Banquet, and have recruited Band Of Horses' Ben Bridwell, Franz Ferdinand's…
James Rettig | December 16, 2015 - 1:49 pm

Jason Lytle On Grandaddy’s New Album: “I’ve Got One Last Project Up My Sleeve”

Quirky, nature-obsessed sci-fi synth-prog OGs Grandaddy recently alerted the world that they're working on a new album, their first since 2006's Just Like the Fambly
Chris DeVille | October 20, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Grandaddy Are Recording A New Album

Grandaddy were one of the greatest indie bands of the late '90s and early 2000s. On albums such as The Sophtware Slump and Sumday, Jason…
Chris DeVille | September 1, 2015 - 3:44 pm

Giant Sand – “Transponder” (Feat. Jason Lytle) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Describing the music of Howe Gelb as "alt-country" doesn't do justice to the immense, genre-spanning catalogue that he's amassed over his band Giant Sand's 30…
Aaron Lindenberg | May 7, 2015 - 10:38 am

Watch Jason Lytle & Troy Von Balthazar Cover Elliott Smith’s Figure 8 With A Chamber Orchestra

The 2000 chamber-pop opus Figure 8 is the last studio album Elliott Smith completed before his death in 2003; it's the one with the album…
Chris DeVille | May 6, 2015 - 2:29 pm

Scott Weiland Explains Why Grandaddy Is One Of His Favorite Bands

Grandaddy and Stone Temple Pilots were two of my favorite bands circa 2000, and I'm happy to report that they like each other, too. Actually,…
Chris DeVille | March 5, 2015 - 12:46 pm

Band Of Horses & Grandaddy – “Hang An Ornament”

Here's some news that will have '00s indie-heads all atwitter: Grandaddy's Jason Lytle is producing the next Band Of Horses album. It makes a lot…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2014 - 3:25 pm
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