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Those lovable NY art-punks Les Savy Fav have schooled us on drug lingo and perfume ads and patterned products, but gearing up for last week's Randall Island show with Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem,…   Read Story »
For the fun-loving falsetto/party-punk part of Let's Stay Friends gem "Patty Lee" (and some of the subsequent descent into creepier corners), this here vid stars but one lovely lass, working a…   Read Story »
Those New York art-punks and video-contest bigwigs Les Savy Fav don't need much of an introduction, but maybe their jobs do: Guitarist Seth Jabour works as an art director in the marketing department…   Read Story »
Les Savy Fav are all about YOU. Or at least, all about getting you involved in their diabolically wild little universe. A few months ago they asked you to ring 'em up and sing after the beep,…   Read Story »
Indie rockers rejoice as today Pitchfork has a new Les Savy Fav song, specifically track 5 from Let's Stay Friends, out 9/18 on Frenchkiss. Echoes of the Strokes in the intro riff, but plenty of…   Read Story »
Welcome to the resurfacing of Orenda Fink, one-half of now defunct dream-pop duo Azure Ray. Since Ray's '04 disbanding, Ms. Fink soldiered on with her Saddle Creek solo release Invisible Ones the…   Read Story »
Not that the subsequent Beantown overreaction wasn't amusing, adult swim, but as far as publicity campaigns go, we prefer the release of a free album of indie cuts to guerrilla Lite-Brite-planting…   Read Story »
The great zine Chunklet and Super Deluxe had Les Savy Fav's Tim Harrington and The Polyphonic Spree's Brian Teasley make hams of themselves on the streets during SXSW. Tim's a natural.…   Read Story »
One thing to know about Oslo: Most people are honest (except cabbies), friendly (except customs agents), extremely beautiful (no exceptions), and obsessed with the export of their arts. So Øya is…   Read Story »
Thanks to everyone who made it out to Les Savy Fav at McCarren Park yesterday for the Stereogum/Ice Cream Man-curated kick-off of JellyNYC's rock 'n' roll pool parties. Especially those who Tivo'd…   Read Story »