All Divine Fits stories

Featured Divine Fits stories

Name: Divine Fits
Progress Report: Dan Boeckner talks about the origins of Divine Fits and the making of the band’s soon-to-be-released debut album…

While they aren’t exactly a supergroup in the way that, say, the Traveling Wilburys were a supergroup, there’s no denying that Divine Fits have a pretty excellent pedigree. The… More »

More Divine Fits stories

Operators – “True”

Operators is the new wave project featuring Divine Fits members Dan Boeckner (Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks, etc.) plus Devojka.
Chris DeVille | June 12, 2014 - 11:28 am

Britt Daniel – “Love Letters” (Shelley Fabares Cover)

For its monthly theme song, the teenage-girl-targeted supersite Rookie recruited Spoon/Divine Fits singer Britt Daniel to cover one of a handful of songs by early…
Chris DeVille | January 2, 2014 - 10:28 am

Operators (Dan Boeckner & Sam Brown), Connections @ Double Happiness, Columbus, OH 12/5/13

It's weird how these things play out. Sam Brown had already done stints drumming for seminal Columbus garage punk bands Gaunt and New Bomb Turks…
Chris DeVille | December 6, 2013 - 3:42 pm

Photos: Austin City Limits 2013

The first of two Austin City Limits weekends took place in Zilker Park over the weekend, with performances by Depeche Mode, the Cure, Kings Of…
Stereogum | October 7, 2013 - 11:30 am

CBGB Fest Announces Free Concert With My Morning Jacket, Grizzly Bear, Divine Fits, DJ James Murphy

Last year the people involved with the original CBGBs held a music festival and this year it’s coming back again in less than two weeks.
Miles Bowe | September 30, 2013 - 1:18 pm

Photos: Pickathon 2013

This past weekend, the yearly roots-influenced music festival Pickathon took place at the Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Oregon, just outside of Portland. Feist, Divine…
Stereogum | August 5, 2013 - 1:28 pm

Photos: The Postal Service, Divine Fits, Baths @ Greek Theatre, Los Angeles 7/24/13

After a triumphant return to the stage back in April, the Postal Service finally wove their way to the scenic Greek Theatre in Los Angeles…
Andrew Youssef | July 25, 2013 - 4:34 pm

Divine Fits – “Ain’t That The Way” & “Chained To Love” Lyric Videos

Last year, Divine Fits, the Britt Daniel/Dan Boeckner/Sam Brown supergroup, came together and released their strong debut album A Thing Called Divine Fits. And this…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2013 - 12:31 pm

Governors Ball 2013 In Words And Photos

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…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 10, 2013 - 1:42 pm

Watch Divine Fits Play Conan

The Janus-faced indie-rock juggernaut Divine Fits are a wiry beast in a live setting, largely because they have an abundance of indie rock's most wiry…
Amrit Singh | June 5, 2013 - 9:35 am

Divine Fits – “Chained To Love” & “Ain’t That The Way”

Two new Divine Fits tracks, “Chained To Love” and “Ain’t That The Way,” have landed today and you can download them over at iTunes. Both…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 4, 2013 - 3:56 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Friday’s 5 Best Things

Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion,…
Aaron Lariviere | April 20, 2013 - 6:40 pm

Coachella 2013 Friday: Blur, Modest Mouse, Grinderman, & More

“It’s the homeland!” one of the girls on the hotel shuttle yelped as we neared the festival. It really begged the question -- who is…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 13, 2013 - 2:11 pm

Watch Divine Fits Play Kimmel

I'm not actually doing it here, but I feel like it's time for all of us to stop referring to Divine Fits as "the new…
Tom Breihan | March 28, 2013 - 9:53 am

SXSW 2013 Tuesday: Japandroids, Divine Fits, Marnie Stern

The 'Gum crew got into Austin last night and made the most of SXSW Music's slow ramp-up into full on noise-overwhelming-the-signal mode. The options were…
Stereogum | March 13, 2013 - 1:52 pm

Watch Divine Fits Cover Springsteen’s “Hungry Heart”

Bruce Springsteen's "Hungry Heart" is one of those songs that will continue to turn arenas into pits of ecstasy until long after we're all dead.
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2013 - 8:57 am

Divine Fits – “My Love Is Real” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

"My Love Is Real" is terse new wave song from Divine Fits, the new Britt Daniel/Dan Boeckner/Sam Brown indie supergroup. And in its new video,…
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2013 - 11:05 am

Watch Divine Fits Play Letterman

A couple of months ago, the new Britt Daniel/Dan Boeckner/Sam Brown supergroup Divine Fits made their triumphant late-night debut, playing the everliving shit out of…
Tom Breihan | November 19, 2012 - 8:53 am

Watch Divine Fits And Bradford Cox Cover The Ramones

When people talk about Divine Fits, they generally don't complain that the band lacks for A-list indie-frontman star power -- for most bands, Britt Daniel…
Michael Nelson | November 14, 2012 - 2:46 pm

Divine Fits, Cold Cave @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 11/4/12

Divine Fits wrapped up their headlining tour in Hollywood at the Fonda Theater with a scintillating set that featured the chirping synthesizers of "The Salton…
Andrew Youssef | November 5, 2012 - 5:30 pm