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When Dirty Projectors mastermind and bandleader Dave Longstreth sings about being "in the gray mesh shorts" of his alma mater, honestly, I freak out a little bit. When he croons, "I boogied down…   Read Story »
Nat Baldwin is best known for his work as the bassist in Dirty Projectors, but he also has a rich body of solo work that he's developed alongside his tenure in that band. Late last year he released a…   Read Story »
Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman stopped by Andy Beckerman's Beginnings podcast to talk about "moving to LA, NYC post offices, early relationships, rebellious phases, dating older creeps, parenting…   Read Story »
There were so many music videos this week. It was out of control. I could just barely watch all of them, and that glut means that fascinating things like MGMT's alien-abduction dance party and Kirin…   Read Story »
Just as Swing Lo Magellan was a folk album with the surreal little touches that Dirty Projectors bring to all their music, their Adam Newport-Berra-directed video for "Impregnable Question" is sweet,…   Read Story »
You might remember late last year finding a commercial for a fake Christmas song compilation by indie music stars including Bon Iver, Beach House, and the xx. The parody video by Animal New York…   Read Story »
Here's a gorgeous track from Nat Baldwin, bassist for Dirty Projectors, that is only seeing the light of day after being recorded over half a decade ago. It comes off the upcoming Dome Branches which…   Read Story »
Next month Unknown Mortal Orchestra will release a follow-up EP to this year's II called Blue Record. The EP will include acoustic versions of album cuts like "Swim & Sleep (Like A Shark)" and "So…   Read Story »
In 1994, when there were no Vines or Instagrams or Twitter feeds or blog updates to at least slightly numb one's FOMO, I watched MTV's coverage of the Woodstock re-up as a means to dull my anger…   Read Story »
If there was one constant during the Monday at Sasquatch! it might as well have been "failure." The rainy final day, riddled with many sound problems, cancellations, and absences, brought that word…   Read Story »