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Listening to Shabazz Palaces' "#CAKE" is already a weird enough experience, so leave it to perennial freaks Animal Collective to make it even weirder. Their remix of the Lese Majesty song devolves…   Read Story »
Death Cab For Cutie and the Dismemberment Plan had a mutual respect for each other, so much so that they embarked on a joint Death And Dismemberment Tour in early 2002. This weekend sees the two…   Read Story »
Plants are living things too, right? So why shouldn't they get music just like the rest of us? That's the goal of artist Peter Coffin, who began his Music For Plants art series in 2002. Inspired by a…   Read Story »
This fall, Animal Collective are embarking on a DJ tour across America (sans Panda Bear, who will be touring solo and possibly working on an album or something). For an idea of what an AnCo DJ set…   Read Story »
It takes about three seconds to realize what an otherworldly album you've stumbled into. "Leaf House" begins with the sound of a digital ripcord pulling, but gravity is upside down, so the…   Read Story »
Next week Slasher Flicks -- the cosmic power trio comprised of Animal Collective's Avey Tare, Angel Deradoorian (formerly of Dirty Projectors), and Jeremy Hyman (formerly of Ponytail) -- will release…   Read Story »
Other than his appearance on Daft Punk's "Doin' It Right," Panda Bear stayed pretty quiet last year. But the Animal Collective member is now at work on a new solo album, the follow-up to his 2011 LP…   Read Story »
Animal Collective's Avey Tare premiered his new band, Slasher Flicks, last summer via some live shows, but now, the band have announced their debut LP, Enter The Slasher House, and released the…   Read Story »
We've heard Tears For Fears cover Arcade Fire and Hot Chip this year, recordings the band undertook to warm up for the making of their first new original LP since 2004's Everybody Loves A Happy…   Read Story »
Animal Collective's characteristically freaky new video for "Monkey Riches," an extended wigout from last year's Centipede Hz, tells the heartwarming story of a maniacal wizard who does phallic…   Read Story »