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Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've decided to pack up their knives and never ever get back…   Read Story »
A couple weeks ago, we witnessed that Spoon's Britt Daniel, the Handsome Furs' Dan Boeckner and New Bomb Turks drummer Sam Brown would be teaming up to release an album on Merge later this year as…   Read Story »
Four days ago, Handsome Furs announced their breakup. But Dan Boeckner, the Wolf Parade co-leader who made up half of that duo, didn't take too long to get a new project going. Boeckner is now one of…   Read Story »
Handsome Furs, the duo of Wolf Parade co-leader Dan Boeckner and his wife Alexi Perry, are no more. The band announced their breakup on their Facebook page last night. Here's the complete text of…   Read Story »
Almost none of us are at work this week, so almost none of us are getting fired. And with the holidays coming to an end, we don't have to keep the good-cheer veneer up for much longer. So: Time to…   Read Story »
We didn't do one of these last week, on account of the holiday and all, which leaves us a whole lot to choose from this week. There were so many good videos from so many different corners of the…   Read Story »
It seems like we've seen a lot of music videos lately featuring kids wiling out -- here's one -- but the clip for Handsome Furs' "Serve The People" conveys this theme with a poignant portrayal of a…   Read Story »
Scott Coffey put together a pretty excellent (highly NSFW) video for Handsome Furs' "What About Us." Coffey, who's clearly drawn to couplings, previously directed Wolf Parade's cosmonaut romance…   Read Story »
"Repatriated" follows “What About Us” in the roll-out of Handsome Furs' third album Sound Kapital, the first HF collection written entirely on keyboards. It's not the first bearing sexy photos,…   Read Story »
"What About Us" is the first public sample of Handsome Furs' forthcoming Sound Kapital. As you likely noticed, Dan Boeckner and Alexei Perry are still using their promo photos to remind us they're…   Read Story »