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It’s been an absolutely devastating couple of days around here, so we hope this mix can be a thing you can put on and feel a sense of normalcy, or comfort. Who wouldn’t be comforted by those lips, no? Ten tracks, lots of time signatures/vibes. Go in:… More »

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Shy Hunters – “Idle Days (Greg Saunier Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Brooklyn dramatic indie pop duo Shy Hunters just released their debut album O, That I Had Wings, and they’ll spend the last part of June opening for Jolie Holland; Shy Hunters singer-guitarist Indigo Street (pictured) will be pulling double-duty as a member of Holland’s band. You can find those dates below, but don’t scroll past… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 27, 2014 - 11:03 am

People Get Ready – “Physiques”

After experimental pop band People Get Ready put out the Zelda Maria EP last year they began work on their second album which we now know is titled Physiques. They snagged Deerhoof drummer Greg Saunier as producer; invited guest musicians from bands including Here We Go Magic, Matthew Dear, and Hospitality; and added a new… More »

By: Miles Bowe / April 23, 2014 - 11:12 am

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band – “Bad Dancer” Video

Yoko Ono’s video for “Bad Dancer,” a track off her recent album Take Me To The Land Of Hell, might be the most diversely star-studded video of the year. Reggie Watts, Heems, Greg Saunier of Deerhoof, Ad Rock and Mike D of the Beastie Boys, Ira Glass, Questlove (slow dancing with Ono above), it just… More »

By: Miles Bowe / November 4, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Mystical Weapons – “Mechanical Mammoth” Video

Last month, we learned about the existence of Mystical Weapons, Sean Lennon’s new experimental-psych duo with Deerhoof drummer Greg Saunier. Now, we’ve got the video for their madly blooping single “Mechanical Mammoth.” Martha Colburn directs, and it’s an art-fucked collage of masked women and swirling colors. Watch it and download the song below. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 27, 2012 - 3:49 pm

Mystical Weapons (Sean Lennon & Greg Saunier) – “Mechanical Mammoth”

New band alert! Veteran musical traveler Sean Lennon has formed a new duo called Mystical Weapons with Greg Saunier, Deerhoof’s mindbending tourettic drummer. The partnership began after Deerhoof played a San Francisco show with Sean’s mom’s Plastic Ono Band a few years ago, and it seems to be a vehicle for the two to explore… More »

By: Tom Breihan / October 2, 2012 - 10:20 am

Watch IIII (Members Of Deerhoof, Man Man, Soft Circle, Lichens) & Light Asylum @ Union Pool, Williamsburg 9/3/11

This past weekend, NYC presented a number of only-in-NYC type concerts to help locals feel like they did some unique shit before the summer was over. For me, that meant seeing Lemonade, Reggie Watts, and Small Black at a open-air dumpster pool party that served lobster rolls for refreshments (that was a first), and joining… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 7, 2011 - 1:02 pm

WOOM – “The Hunt” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

WOOM’s Eben Portnoy and Sara Magenheimer are also of Fertile Crescent, which came out of the band Flying, a trio I once described as “tiny voices singing fractured lullabies.” With WOOM their melodies are less fractured, more focused. “The Hunt” is a good introduction to the duo’s minimalist approach: It’s nearly all percussion and respiration,… More »

By: jessica / November 19, 2010 - 8:54 am

Zach Hill – “Memo To The Man”

It’d make sense for a solo release from from a man as ubiquitous in virtuosic metal/noise/prog/punk/shred circles as big spending Zach Hill to come packing a stacked cameo list. Just yesterday we heard shards of his muscular invention on Marnie Stern’s ace junior LP lead listen “For Ash,” today it’s the first MP3 from Zach’… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 23, 2010 - 11:05 am