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For a new Record Store Day 7" single, the euphoric Baltimore experimentalist Dan Deacon has recorded a new song that borrows its tones and its sense of melodics from the Congolese band Konono No. 1,…   Read Story »
The Flaming Lips debuted their new album The Terror in Austin over the weekend at SXSW. Two fan sites, The Future Heart and Slow Nerve Action, have unleashed a load of information about the release…   Read Story »
In making the video for "Crash Jam," a euphoric jitter-drone from Dan Deacon's album America, Ben O'Brien has edited together a bunch of footage from Tony Horton's P90X workout videos. In the…   Read Story »
Did you know the University Of Phoenix is the largest for-profit university in the country? I didn't know that. I don't know that I've ever met anyone who has taken a class there, actually, which is…   Read Story »
I can't imagine any of the artists on this week's list had huge budgets to play around. Even Santigold, the one who could've presumably commanded a small pile of money to make a video, ended up doing…   Read Story »
"Guildford Avenue Bridge," a pounding, buzzing instrumental from Dan Deacon's album America, is named for a Baltimore landmark. But its video, from director Alan Resnick, never stays put on one…   Read Story »
Like DIIV, Dan Deacon made his network television debut last night. Unlike DIIV, Dan's been around years, a veritable vet of the eclectic set. So his stop at Kimmel with America's "True Thrush" was…   Read Story »
The latest in Dan Deacon's long, long line of goofy projects: Wish Book Volume 1, a Girl Talk-style set of digital DJ blends, one that finds room for Lightning Bolt and Brian Eno alongside Gary…   Read Story »
Last month, TEEN, the Brooklyn BTW led by former Here We Go Magic member Teeny Lieberson, released In Limbo, their spectral, spun-out debut album. And now Dan Deacon has remixed their spacious pop…   Read Story »
This seems to be the day when just about everyone has a new album streaming online. Add goodtime Baltimore electronic composer Dan Deacon to the list. Deacon's new album America drops next week, and…   Read Story »