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Neutral Milk Hotel’s opus turns ten this Sunday. Feel old? If you love it, it’s one of those albums that imprints itself on your psyche. One of us remembers exactly where he was when he brought it home from the record store the week it came out, sat down and listened to it next to… More »

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Circulatory System – “If You Think About It Now”

When Elephant Six psych-pop luminaries Olivia Tremor Control slowed down at the end of the '90s, co-frontman Will Cullen Hart shifted his focus to a…
Chris DeVille | March 26, 2014 - 12:56 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel Reunite In Baltimore

Earlier tonight, Baltimore's 2640 Space at St. John's Church hosted the first U.S. Neutral Milk Hotel show in 15 years. Photography and video of the…
Scott Lapatine | October 11, 2013 - 11:58 pm

Watch Jeff Mangum & Guy Picciotto Cover Tall Dwarfs

Last night, New York's Le Poisson Rouge hosted a live-on-the-internet telethon from Strike Debt, an Occupy Wall Street-affiliated nonprofit that's attempting to relieve regular people's…
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2012 - 11:41 am

Jeff Mangum, Guy Picciotto, Tunde Adebimpe, Lee Ranaldo Join Forces For Occupy Wall St. Variety Show And Telethon

Telethons, as grand as their causes often are, have a justly earned reputation as endlessly boring televised sadness-holes. But an upcoming web-based telethon from Strike
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2012 - 12:11 pm

Watch The Weeknd, Snoop & Dre (& Holographic Tupac), Real Estate, Santigold, And Jeff Mangum Play Coachella 2012

Weekend one of Coachella is a wrap, and in the resulting detox from Sunday's action, we've got a fresh batch of archived sets to point…
Corban Goble | April 16, 2012 - 9:38 am

Jeff Mangum Adds West Coast Tour Dates

The presence of the former Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum is one of the real curveballs in this year's Coachella lineup. All Tomorrow's Parties…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2012 - 4:17 pm

Joanna Newsom, Magnetic Fields To Play Jeff Mangum’s Rescheduled ATP

Last month, we reported that the version of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival that the formerly reclusive Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum was curating…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2011 - 11:48 am

Jeff Mangum Announces 2012 Tour

Jeff Mangum, who has sort of been all over the place lately after years and years of silence, announced more tour dates through March of…
Corban Goble | November 7, 2011 - 3:05 pm

Rock Stars Occupy Wall Street: A Photo Diary

It's a full-on revolution down at Occupy Wall Street right now; the contingent seems to be growing every day, with no sign that it will…
Stereogum | October 25, 2011 - 3:37 pm

ATP Pushes Back Jeff Mangum-Curated Festival

Neutral Milk Hotel frontman and human unicorn Jeff Mangum is curating a future edition of the All Tomorrows Parties festival, but that edition just got…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2011 - 11:47 am

Neutral Milk Hotel – “You’ve Passed”

Not so reclusive, all of the sudden, are we? After a successful stint at ATP, Jeff Mangum is back to post another unreleased track on…
Corban Goble | October 14, 2011 - 5:12 pm

Watch Jeff Mangum Play #OccupyWallStreet

Jeff Mangum surprised the Occupy Wall Street protestors late Tuesday night for an eight-song set of singalongs. I'm not sure if this makes up for…
Corban Goble | October 5, 2011 - 3:08 am

ATP NJ 2011 Friday: Jeff Mangum Makes People Cry

Though the location has changed, the community feel of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival experience is still intact on New Jersey's Asbury Park boardwalk. Though…
Stereogum | October 1, 2011 - 2:04 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel – “Little Birds (Unfinished Version 2)”

Via his website, Jeff Mangum posted another Neutral Milk Hotel outtake for the post-Aeroplane song "Little Birds." Listen to the track at the NMH website…
Corban Goble | September 16, 2011 - 12:42 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel – “Engine” (Unreleased Demo)

Today, Jeff Mangum threw an unreleased demo recording of “Engine” onto Neutral Milk Hotel’s new website. “Engine” first appeared as a B-side to the “Holland,…
Corban Goble | September 2, 2011 - 2:59 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel Box Set Details

Well, here's something awesome that we weren't expecting: Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum, who is only now releasing from years of reclusion, has a
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2011 - 2:47 pm

Download Some New HQ Jeff Mangum Concert Recordings

The first four shows of Jeff Mangum’s big, inevitable, but still totally surprising tour are in the can, and you’re jealous you haven’t secured admission…
Amrit Singh | August 18, 2011 - 2:36 pm

Jeff Mangum Announces More Tour Dates

This post is good news if by chance you didn't see the legendarily reclusive Neutral Milk Hotel icon at last year's Chris Knox benefit, or…
Amrit Singh | June 20, 2011 - 4:11 pm

Jeff Mangum Tix On Sale For $5,600

If you’ve got an extra $5,600 laying around that you didn’t blow on LCD Soundsystem seats, then you could get a pair of tickets to…
jessica | June 6, 2011 - 3:19 pm

Watch Parks & Rec’s Neutral Milk Hotel Joke

No, Aziz didn’t tell it. And so it was that 2.6 Nielsen-ratings-worth of 18-49-year-olds became at least as proficient at answering “Who Is Jeff…
Amrit Singh | May 13, 2011 - 2:10 pm