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Caged Animals – “Cindy + Me” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

NJ weird-popster Vincent Cacchione is gearing up to release a new record later this year, preceded by the clattering synth-bounce of lead single “Cindy + Me.” Sonically the track is built on a sample from Raymond Scott’s “Cindy Electronium”; thematically, it takes its cues from Bonnie & Clyde. That just leaves visually which, in the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 28, 2013 - 1:34 pm

Caged Animals – “Cindy + Me” (Stereogum Premiere)

Caged Animals is New Jersey-rooted Brooklyn denizen Vincent Cacchione, maker of homespun indie-pop that leverages electronics and guitars in the pursuit of sweetly endearing pop awkwardness. To date he has an album titled Eat Their Own and EP called This Summer, both for UK label Lucky Number, and he’s back here with a new single… More »

By: Amrit Singh / May 1, 2013 - 1:52 pm

Northside 2012 In Photos

Northside registered some memorable moments this year, from Kitty Pryde living the meme at Knitting Factory to a sold out Cameo Lounge for Stereogum’s showcase (hat tip to Guards, for winning the night — and the fest’s — breakout act honors). Photographer wagz2it roved the north Williamsburgian terrain and assembled a spread of photos for… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 18, 2012 - 5:06 pm

Caged Animals – “I Will Take My Own Hand”

Brooklyn indie poppers Caged Animals will follow up last year’s Eat Their Own with the Summer EP in June, a release which includes the previously discussed “This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You.” Now, nab another track from the new release, the slick, straightforward groove “I Will Take My Own Hand.” Download below. More »

By: Corban Goble / May 23, 2012 - 10:58 am

Caged Animals – “This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Last year, Brooklyn indie-poppers Caged Animals made noise with their album Eat Their Own. Next month, they’ll follow it up with a new EP called This Summer. The video for opening track “This Summer I’ll Make It Up To You” opens up as a sprightly, beautifully photographed romp in which the band speedboats across a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 2, 2012 - 2:37 pm

Caged Animals – “All The Beautiful Things In The World” Video (NSFW) (Stereogum Premiere)

When last we checked in with the Brooklyn band Caged Animals, we posted their fiery, easy-to-remember “Piles Of $$$” video. And now found-footage master Jamie Harley has put together a clip for their track “All The Beautiful Things In The World.” The whole thing consists of old film of naked girls swimming in the ocea… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 12, 2012 - 11:03 am

2:54, Caged Animals @ Pianos, NYC 11/30/11

A couple of recently highlighted groups — Band To Watch 2:54 and Caged Animals — took the stage at the Lower Easts Side’s Pianos last night. Ryan Muir was there to document the groups’ short, but striking, sets. Check out his gallery up top. More »

By: Corban Goble / December 1, 2011 - 4:19 pm

Caged Animals – “Piles Of $$$” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Caged Animals debut LP for the UK’s Lucky Number label, Eat Their Own, was recorded at home in Bushwick, with a generous serving of pitch-correcting vocal software, modern R&B balladic sensibility, and cross-generational lo-fi slack and chirps. There’s a palpable, slightly off-kilter sweetness at the core of the Animals’ single “Piles Of $$$,” and so… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 28, 2011 - 1:15 pm