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I’d been told Primavera was one of the best festivals in Europe, and as the final day started up I definitely believed the hype. It’s just an all around mesmerizing setting, crowd, and lineup. I started my Saturday going to see Strand Of Oaks perform a rawer, more furious rock set than I’d ever seen… More »

Music is a messy thing. There’s too much of it, too many genres, too many ideas, for anyone to make sense out of all of it — or even to hear all of it. The idea of imposing a narrative on 365 days of music, of making sense of a whole year, is a fool’s… More »

When Dan Snaith named Caribou’s new album Our Love, he knew people might initially picture some kind of fairytale sentiment. But nothing is ever that simple, least of all love, and Snaith not only knows that, he’s used that complexity as his main inspiration. The singles “Can’t Do Without You” and the title track have… More »

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Livestream The 2015 Polaris Music Prize Gala

Every year, a bunch of Canadian music nerds get together to bestow the prestigious Polaris Music Prize upon whichever album they deem to be Canada's…
Peter Helman | September 21, 2015 - 7:40 pm

Daphni – “Vikram”

Dan Snaith has a reputation to uphold. He's the shimmering, evasive force behind Caribou, one of the best and most beloved electronic music acts of…
Caitlin White | July 7, 2015 - 12:20 pm

Dan Snaith Shares New Untitled Daphni Track

Caribou’s Dan Snaith appeared on Jon Hopkins’ latest BBC Radio 1 Residency show and shared a new track under his Daphni alias. Snaith said the…
Caitlin White | May 22, 2015 - 5:02 pm

Caribou – “Can’t Do Without You” Video

Caribou's pulsing, romantic single "Can't Do Without You" might've been the best thing about last year's very good album Our Love. Its new video does…
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2015 - 10:15 am

Pick A Piper – “Once Were Leaves (Caribou Remix)”

Caribou drummer Brad Weber is also the lynch pin in another musical project called Pick A Piper, which includes a revolving cast of collaborators --…
Caitlin White | April 8, 2015 - 2:12 pm

Hear New Caribou Remixes From Cyril Hahn, Head High

Last year, Caribou released the gooey, emotive, beautifully produced dance album Our Love. This morning, he's released an expanded edition of the album on iTunes,…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2015 - 9:44 am

Stream Caribou Vibration Ensemble CVE Live 2011

Caribou are a hell of a live band in any situation, but if you ever get a chance to see Dan Snaith in his Caribou…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2015 - 10:56 am

Caribou – “Your Love Will Set You Free (C2’s Set U Free RMX)”

Detroit electronic music veteran Carl Craig has remixed Caribou's "Your Love Will Set You Free," the closing track from Our Love. "Carl Craig is a…
James Rettig | December 9, 2014 - 8:25 pm

Caribou @ Webster Hall, NYC 11/14/14

My whole experience with Caribou started live. Back in 2012, when the profile of Dan Snaith's project rose due to opening for Radiohead, I was…
Ryan Leas | November 15, 2014 - 1:32 pm

Hear Two New Daphni Songs On Dan Snaith’s Rough Trade Mixtape

Dan Snaith, aka Caribou, has shared a new mix he made for record store Rough Trade. The mix was originally only available with copies of…
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 8:32 pm

Hear New Daphni, Les Sins, Joy Orbison Tracks In Caribou’s BBC Essential Mix

Caribou's Dan Snaith has put out a new BBC Essential Mix that features a bunch of new songs. The new songs include "Carry On" and…
James Rettig | October 18, 2014 - 3:12 pm

Caribou – “Our Love” Video

Today, Caribou releases the excellent new emotive dance-music album Our Love, and he's also shared the video for the pulsing, blinking title track. Ryan Staake
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2014 - 10:20 am

Stream Caribou Our Love

Ever since the glorious "Can't Do Without You" hit the internet way back in June, Caribou's Our Love has been one of the year's most…
Chris DeVille | September 29, 2014 - 10:28 am

Caribou – “Our Love (Daphni Remix)”

In addition to Caribou, Dan Snaith sometimes releases things under his Daphni moniker, which usually trend in a more club-oriented direction. This time he's remixed…
James Rettig | September 12, 2014 - 7:05 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Let's be honest: This was a pretty stacked week. It's always a joy to find new music that surprises and impresses you, and while this…
Stereogum | August 22, 2014 - 3:33 pm

Caribou – “Our Love”

As you might have guessed from "Can't Do Without You," Caribou's upcoming Our Love expertly blends brainy electronic impulses with tender emotional warmth. It's one…
Chris DeVille | August 18, 2014 - 10:21 am

Is Festival EDM Dying, Or Is It Just Getting Interesting?

If you perform with a giant light-up mouse helmet on your head, chances are you understand how to grab people's attention. Whether Twitter-feuding with Arcade
Chris DeVille | July 2, 2014 - 3:42 pm
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