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Luna Playing First Show In 10 Years In L.A., More U.S. Dates TBA

Luna announced their reunion late last year with the reveal that they'd be doing a short tour of Spain in the middle of April, and they insinuated that North American dates would follow shortly after. Well, it turns out that you'll have to wait until the fall for Luna to come stateside -- with… More »

By: James Rettig / February 9, 2015

Dean Wareham Discusses Luna Reunion Shows And Plans For The Future

Yesterday Luna announced a run of dates in Spain next spring, their first shows in 10 years, and insinuated that North American dates would follow. Today, in a Rolling Stone interview, Dean Wareham offered further information on the reunion. It seems the band "had a jam" over the summer when guitarist Sean Ede… More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 29, 2014

Hospitality – “Going Out” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

It's been almost exactly five years since we named Hospitality a Band To Watch, and today, as they release their second full-length Trouble, we have a new way for you to watch them. Actually, it's not them you'll be watching in Scott Jacobson's "Going Out" video. Esteemed musical spouses Dean Wareham and Britta… More »

By: Chris DeVille / January 28, 2014

Dean Wareham – “Holding Pattern”

The former Galaxie 500/Luna frontman Dean Wareham has been in the game for about a quarter century, but he hasn't released a proper solo full-length album until now. Wareham recorded his self-titled LP, which follows the 2013 mini-album Emancipated Hearts, in My Morning Jacket's Louisville studio, with MMJ frontman Jim James producing. The first… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 14, 2014

Dean Wareham – “Love Is Colder Than Death” Video

Dean Wareham released "Love Is Colder Than Death" via 7-inch over the summer and now it's getting a second release via his brand new EP Emancipated Hearts (which boasts album art based on Nietzsche's emotional, uplifting book of maxims The Gay Science). The former Galaxie 500 and Luna frontman has also delivered… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / October 21, 2013

Dean Wareham – “Love Is Colder Than Death”

Dean Wareham, the former frontman of Galaxie 500 and Luna, is probably more famous for his warm, gauzy guitar tone than for anything else. But he's also one of the great hangdog, insinuating vocalists in indie rock history -- a guy who took the Lou Reed streetwise-mumble thing and somehow made it cuddly. That side… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 27, 2013

Jim James, Dean Wareham @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 2/19/13

Last night at Brooklyn's Music Hall Of Williamsburg, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James performed the music from his new solo album Regions Of Light And Sound Of God. Questlove and Allison Brie (Community, Mad Men) were both in attendance and watched form the side of the stage. James, who was preceded by Dea… More »

By: Stereogum / February 20, 2013

Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie Weekender, which ultimately became All Tomorrow's Parties, hence the "2".) The event featured 40 bands picked by the Scottish pop ensemble and, according to photographer Elena Morelli, a bunch… More »

By: brandon / December 14, 2010

Dean & Britta Revisit Yo Gabba Gabba!, Galaxie 500

No one is happier than I am to hear that the hip Nick Jr. series Yo Gabba Gabba is changing its tunes. The show airs almost daily in my apartment and I am getting pretty sick of that Shins segment. Dean Wareham and Britta Phillips lent a song to YGG! a few years ago,… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / August 17, 2010

Download Writing By Ryan Adams, Kele Okereke, James Murphy, Arcade Fire’s Sarah Neufeld

The "Festival Issue" of Five Dials magazine includes poetry by Ryan Adams, a short story by Kele Okereke, ruminations by Arcade Fire violinist Sarah Neufeld, and essays by James Murphy, Dean Wareham, and James Greer. You'll also find art by Raymond Pettibon and Fiona Banner and writing by Mike Watt, etc. Also check out the… More »

By: brandon / August 16, 2010

Liz Phair Reviews Dean Wareham’s Black Postcards: A Rock & Roll Romance For The NY Times

A couple weeks ago, inspired by a discussion of Dean & Britta's "You Turn My Head Around" video, one 'Gummer was talking about Dean Wareham's literary bent. There are plenty of examples, but the thing that came up was one of those "What Are You Currently Reading?" blurbs, which Wareham (or a publicist) had… More »

By: brandon / April 7, 2008