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Dirty Projectors Swing Lo Magellan Details

On Friday, just as the weekend was getting set to jump off, Dirty Projectors left us with their surprisingly smooth new single "Gun Has No
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2012 - 9:27 am

Dirty Projectors – “Gun Has No Trigger”

Well, the full-length followup to 2009's best album is imminent, as indicated by a fresh new Soundcloud upload by Domino Records. "Gun Has No Trigger"
Amrit Singh | March 30, 2012 - 4:07 pm

Hear A Preview Of A New Major Lazer Song Featuring Amber Coffman

Major Lazer dropped a tour teaser today that premiered a snippet of a the new "Get Free," a track that features Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman.
Corban Goble | March 22, 2012 - 3:49 pm

List

The 5 Most Memorable SXSW Sets Of The Past 5 Years

The "discovery" function of SXSW faded long ago, when the internet democratized access to information and YouTube brought every band's live show to everyone's laptops.
Stereogum | March 15, 2012 - 2:49 pm

Domino/Ribbon’s Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine Has Unreleased Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs For Record Store Day

For Record Store Day (April 21), Domino and Ribbon will put out the multi-media Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine, a release that combines a 24-page zine…
Corban Goble | February 24, 2012 - 1:41 pm

Hear Dave Longstreth’s DJ Mix For The American Museum Of Natural History

Dirty Projectors capo Dave Longstreth has been on the lam since his band's triumphant Bitte Orca (and its Björk-bolstered sibling Mount Wittenberg Orca), holing up…
Amrit Singh | January 23, 2012 - 10:40 am

Nat Baldwin – “Weights” Video

Last year, Dirty Projectors member Nat Baldwin released his solo album People Changes. Today, he gives us a truly great music video for the album…
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2012 - 2:43 pm

Our Band Could Be Your Life Tribute @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 5/22/11

It's ten years since Michael Azerrad first published his defining DIY '80s scene portrait Our Band Could Be Your Life, which covered an independent music…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2011 - 10:01 am

Nat Baldwin – “Lifted”

That's Nat Baldwin pictured above clutching a basketball, as he is wont to do when not clutching an electric bass behind David Longstreth in Dirty…
Amrit Singh | May 20, 2011 - 10:39 am

Dirty Projectors, St. Vincent, Ted Leo, tUnE-yArDs Team Up For Our Band Could Be Your Life: The Concert

Michael Azerrad's Our Band Could Be Your Life: Scenes From The American Indie Underground 1981-1991 is a great book, an essential read for folks who…
Brandon Stosuy | March 8, 2011 - 3:14 pm

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…
Brandon Stosuy | December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Delicate Steve – “Wondervisions” Video (Feat. Nat Baldwin)

New Jersey's Delicate Steve is the solo project of 23-year-old multi-instrumentalist Steve Marion (he's got a band for live shows). It's an instrumental project with…
jessica | December 2, 2010 - 9:38 am

The Forms Return With EP Featuring The National, Dirty Projectors, Pattern Is Movement, Craig Wedren

The Forms, now the duo of vocalist/keyboardist Alex Tween and multi-instrumentalist Matt Walsh, are releasing a new "remix" EP, Derealization, in February. The six-song collection…
Brandon Stosuy | November 17, 2010 - 12:43 pm

Dirty Projectors – “As I Went Out One Morning” (Bob Dylan Cover)

The expanded version of Bitte Orca came out yesterday. The 2-CD package comes with a few bonuses, like unreleased acoustic tracks from their performance at…
jessica | September 29, 2010 - 9:47 am

Dirty Projectors – “Temecula Sunrise” (Live At Other Music)

This stripped down "Temecula Sunrise" comes from the forthcoming Bitte Orca Expanded Edition, a double CD collection that includes additional "Live At Other Music" acoustic…
Brandon Stosuy | September 8, 2010 - 3:25 pm

Lollapalooza 2010 Friday: Lady Gaga And The Strokes, So Far Away Yet … Yeah, So Far Away

As much as Lolla's undercard is varied, and vast, it's a headliner's ball this year. Because this deep into the festival season we've seen nearly…
Amrit Singh | August 7, 2010 - 12:12 pm

Dirty Projectors & Björk Mount Wittenberg Orca Is Out Now

Following up on last week's announcement of a studio-recorded iteration of the unlikely collaboration between Dirty Projectors and Björk -- initiated by DPs cover of…
Amrit Singh | June 30, 2010 - 9:15 am

Dirty Projectors & Björk Mount Wittenberg Orca Out In One Week: A Letter From Dave Longstreth

Last Spring I asked Björk and Dirty Projectors to perform a benefit show at Housing Works. They said yes. I knew the Projectors thought highly…
Brandon Stosuy | June 23, 2010 - 9:58 am

The Roots – “Right On” (Feat. Joanna Newsom & STS)

Over the past year, the Roots have stretched mightily on Late Night, home of TV's most adventurous music programming. It was hardly a surprise to…
Scott Lapatine | June 18, 2010 - 6:26 pm

Dirty Projectors Cover Bob Dylan For Levi’s

As part of Levi's Pioneer Series -- which also welcomed Nas (covering Slick Rick) and She & Him (handling Rick Nelson) -- Dirty Projectors did…
Brandon Stosuy | June 3, 2010 - 11:04 am

Deradoorian – “You Carry The Deed (Hidden Cat Remix)”

Just shy of a year after releasing Dirty Projector Angel Deradoorian's spare and sultry solo debut EP/statement-of-intent Mind Raft, the folks at Lovepump hit us up…
Amrit Singh | May 3, 2010 - 2:17 pm

Coachella 2010: Die Antwoord, Major Lazer, Flying Lotus

On Friday, James Murphy dedicated "Losing My Edge" to Gil Scott-Heron. For the rest of the weekend, everyone should be covering "Communication Breakdown" and dedicating…
Amrit Singh | April 18, 2010 - 6:01 pm

Dirty Projectors – “Scrappy Nephew” (Live In Dennis, MA)

Dirty Projectors played a couple of shows at Cape Cinema in Dennis, Mass this past weekend: On Saturday an audience member caught them doing a…
Brandon Stosuy | April 12, 2010 - 4:46 pm

Rites Of Spring: A Benefit For Haiti

In March of 2009 Björk and Alex Ross and I got together to do an unannounced afternoon DJ set at Housing Works. Our theme was…
Brandon Stosuy | April 8, 2010 - 10:16 am

Dirty Projectors – “Dark Eyes” (Bob Dylan Cover)

Dirty Projectors stopped by Triple J's Like A Version radio show in Australia today to do "Cannibal Resource" and a cover of Bob Dylan's "Dark…
jessica | March 19, 2010 - 10:15 am

Dirty Projectors With The L.A. Philharmonic @ Walt Disney Concert Hall, L.A. 2/27/10

Dirty Projectors play well in lots of environments, though "A Very Special Night With ... " is a frequent and strong one for them lately.
jessica | March 2, 2010 - 9:35 am

Solange Joins Dirty Projectors For Opening Ceremony

Not talking Olympics Opening Ceremony, easy as it is to confuse D. Longstreth and k.d. lang. The Opening Ceremony at play here is the $oHo…
Amrit Singh | February 16, 2010 - 11:00 am

Download That Dirty Projectors 7″ For Free

The "Temecula Sunrise" 12" included the title track and "Cannibal Resource" along with "Ascending Melody" and "Emblem Of The World." There's a new limited-edition 7"
Brandon Stosuy | January 11, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Hear Chances R, Dave Longstreth’s Old “Boy Band”

Just before Christmas a "cover" of "Anarchy In The UK"/"Stand By Me" surfaced on the Internet. It was credited to Chances R, fronted by Dave…
Brandon Stosuy | January 4, 2010 - 10:32 am

Listomania

The 12 Best Late Night TV Performances Of 2009

It was a tumultuous year for late night laffs, with Jimmy Fallon joining the fray, Conan taking over Tonight only to find awful Leno sink…
Amrit Singh | December 21, 2009 - 6:48 pm