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Download Animal Collective’s New Digital 12″ New Psycho Actives Vol.1

It would appear that our fucked-up spate of recent weather has Animal Collective in an expansive, experimental mood. The band has just released a pair of new solo songs from its individual members: Avey Tare's "Tape Player Chants For Winter" and Geologist's "Stretching Songs For Spring." They're both loose, long, woozy zone-outs that find these… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 23, 2015 - 10:13 am

Hear Sonic Youth’s “Creepers & Climbers,” Previously Heard Only By Plants

Plants are living things too, right? So why shouldn't they get music just like the rest of us? That's the goal of artist Peter Coffin, who began his Music For Plants art series in 2002. Inspired by a quacky 1973 book The Secret Life Of Plants that speculated that plants were sentient beings, he started… More »

By: James Rettig / August 22, 2014 - 7:45 pm

All Your Favorite Members Of Animal Collective (Except Panda Bear) Announce DJ Tour

This fall, Animal Collective are embarking on a DJ tour across America (sans Panda Bear, who will be touring solo and possibly working on an album or something). For an idea of what an AnCo DJ set might sound like, you can listen to a set recorded a couple of months ago in Los Angele… More »

By: Peter Helman / July 30, 2014 - 3:41 pm

CMJ 2011: Class Superlatives & Our Finest Photos

We're on the other side of CMJ now, which you could probably tell by the uptick in the music news cycle, or by some bloggers' (could be any bloggers, no way to know who I am talking about) bleary eyes and corresponding level of risibility. Stereogum threw a couple of parties early on, then shifted… More »

By: Amrit Singh / October 24, 2011 - 6:19 pm

CMJ 2011: Stereogum, Domino, Ribbon Music, Todd P Showcase @ 285 Kent 10/19/11

Thanks to everyone who came to 285 Kent last night for our party with Domino/Ribbon Music, and Todd P, and the Software label. Hope everyone that wanted to get in, got in -- I know it was a wet night to be on the sidewalk and shut out of a show. Many propers to all… More »

By: Amrit Singh / October 20, 2011 - 2:32 pm

Stereogum CMJ Parties 2011: Titus Andronicus, Animal Collective’s Geologist & Deakin, Twin Sister, More

Next week, NYC's streets will be teeming with a mix of earnest collegiate indie rock aficionados and grizzled music biz veterans. There will be wonderful lineups at all sorts of venues, and if you pick the right show you may just see a band that will be written about on a blog the next day. More »

By: Amrit Singh / October 10, 2011 - 4:46 pm

80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their toes (ouch, sorry). The shoes which you can see here benefit the Socorro island Conservation Fund, and they are cruelty free, except to your eyes. I did some research, and… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm

DJs Animal Collective & Fischerspooner @ The American Museum Of Natural History, NYC 1/8/10

For those heading uptown Friday night to NYC's American Museum Of Natural History Friday, site of the FADER-presented Animal Collective DJ set/One Step Beyond party, the onstage visual was 33% true to Animal Collective onstage visuals of the past year -- Geologist crouched over a table of equipment, less one Noah Lennox and one Avey… More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 11, 2010 - 2:22 pm