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BEAK> – “The Broken Window” Video

Geoff Barrow’s improvisational Krautrock trio BEAK> released the follow-up to 2012’s >>, a split EP with their alter-ego band KAEB, today. We’ve already seen eerie videos for two of the songs, “There’s No One” and “The Meader,” and now the band’s released a new one for “The Broken Window.” Directed by Tia Salisbury, this video… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / July 28, 2015 - 10:57 am

KAEB – “There’s No One” (Feat. JonWayne) Video

BEAK> is the krautrock-inspired side-project trio led by Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow, and they’ve got a weird new record coming out: A split EP that they recorded with themselves. The EP includes two new BEAK> songs and two more recorded under the name KAEB. And they’ve made videos for all four songs; we’ve already… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 13, 2015 - 10:06 am

BEAK> – “The Meader” Video

Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow also leads the improv-based, krautrock-influenced trio BEAK>, and they’re about to release a new split EP with themselves. On the BEAK KAEB EP, they record two songs under the name BEAK and two more under the name KAEB, and we’ve already posted KAEB’s video for “When We Fall.” Now BEAK… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 23, 2015 - 11:58 am

KAEB – “When We Fall” Video

Next month, Geoff Barrow’s side project Beak> will release a new split EP — one side will feature new Beak> songs, while the other will have tracks from Kaeb, the band’s “alter-ego.” They’ve just shared “When We Fall,” the quiet and meditative first track from the release, and it’s accompanied by a video co-directed by… More »

By: James Rettig / June 8, 2015 - 10:47 am

Anika – “In The City” Video

Earlier this year you may have heard journalist-turned-songstress Anika’s cover of Chromatics’ “In The City” for her Geoff Barrow produced EP on Stones Throw. It was a fantastic cover, and now it has been given a truly bizarre music video. Depicting a rather unorthodox wedding ceremony, we watch as suitor after suitor line-up to woo… More »

By: Miles Bowe / August 14, 2013 - 4:40 pm

BEAK> – “0898” & “Welcome To The Machine” (Pink Floyd Cover)

Beak> have been keeping busy since their album last year. After producing the Anika cover of Chromatics’ “In The City,” they now have a new 10″ single coming out for Record Store Day. The single features”0898,” a dark motorik-driven bonus track from their debut, and a cover of Pink Floyd’s “Welcome To The Machine.” Thi… More »

By: Miles Bowe / April 2, 2013 - 2:36 pm

Anika – “In The City” (Chromatics Cover)

Anika’s follows up her 2011 self-titled debut with an eponymous EP and its first single is a cover of Chromatics’ “In The City.” On it Anika takes her brand of post-punk/no wave and rubs it all over the song. Add a little bit of her throaty, polished Nico cooing and synths that sound gleaned from… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / February 11, 2013 - 2:54 pm

Beak> – “Mono”

Portishead production mastermind Geoff Barrow also leads and plays drums in the live-improv krautrock trio Beak>, and they’ve got a new 7″ single called “Mono” coming later this year. The churning, melodic track drifts closer to catchiness than anything the band has done to date, and you can hear it below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 30, 2012 - 10:24 am

Beak> – “Yatton”

Though his best-known band Portishead got the rightful shine at last year’s ATP NJ, Geoff Barrow’s other outfit — or maybe other other outfit, depending on how you look at it — showcased a lean, vibrant krautrock groove with a thick low end. And, luckily enough, much of that is apparent on Beak>’s new one,… More »

By: Corban Goble / May 3, 2012 - 10:36 am

ATP NJ 2011 Saturday: Portishead Pack Asbury Park Convention Hall

Jeff Mangum has justifiably been getting the lion’s share of the attention surrounding the I’ll Be Your Mirror festival; when a reclusive indie god comes out of hiding, it’s a big deal. But the weekend also marked a long-awaited return for the festival’s curators and headliners. Last night, Portishead stepped onstage in the Convention Hall… More »

By: Stereogum / October 2, 2011 - 2:17 pm

ATP NY 2010: Sleep, Sunn, Skinny Dipping

At this point people know what to expect from Kutscher’s: The faded Catskills resort’s crumbling walls held together by mold, broken everything (we were forced to do our own DIY toilet plumbing, heard about another one that flushed boiling water), that lost-in-time Tammy Faye Makeup Counter. What we didn’t expect was the persistent skinny dipping… More »

By: brandon / September 8, 2010 - 9:30 am

10 Years Of ATP In Photos

When the All Tomorrow’s Parties festival first launched, the idea of canonizing an iconic album with a track-for-track live performance was still a novel concept. A decade later the album-recreation bit has become another salable gimmick for non-ATP acts trading on nostalgia to line their post-prime coffers, and even ATP has on occasion conferred the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / December 14, 2009 - 12:03 pm