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Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Liars – “Point Your Pistols To The Sigh”

The Adult Swim Singles Program has been giving away a nicely curated set of free songs once a week all summer, and the latest entry…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2012 - 12:57 pm

Liars – “Brats” Video

The Liars' new video for the buzzing WIXIW track "Brats" sadly does not continue the story of their amazing "No. 1 Against The Rush" clip,…
Tom Breihan | July 30, 2012 - 12:11 pm

Stream Liars WIXIW

Next week, Liars return with their new album WIXIW, the follow-up to 2010's Sisterworld. Every new Liars album is different from the last, and this…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2012 - 8:47 am

Liars – “Octagon”

As revealed by Angus Andrew in a recent Progress Report, Liars are experimenting with some new textural territory, mining more electronic sounds and beats. We…
Corban Goble | May 25, 2012 - 4:15 pm

Liars – “No.1 Against The Rush (Matmos Remix)”

Last week, we posted a remix of Liars' new single "No. 1 Against The Rush" from synthpop pioneer Vince Clarke. And today, we've got a…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2012 - 12:13 pm

Liars – “No.1 Against The Rush (Vince Clarke Remix)”

If synthpop royalty is a thing that exists, Vince Clarke is it, straight up. Clarke is a founding member of Depeche Mode (before they turned…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2012 - 3:49 pm

Liars Explain WIXIW In This Short Film

Evident from our chat with the band as well as the new single "No. 1 Against The Rush," Liars will be experimenting with new electronic…
Corban Goble | May 14, 2012 - 4:36 pm

Liars – “No. 1 Against The Rush” Video

Art-punk trio Liars will release their new album WIXIW in June, and in the video for leadoff track "No. 1 Against The Rush," we see…
Tom Breihan | April 20, 2012 - 12:08 pm

Progress Report

Progress Report: Liars

Name: Liars Progress Report: Liars dive headfirst down the the electronic rabbit hole on WIXIW. Few bands that emerged in the early…
T. Cole Rachel | April 9, 2012 - 12:50 pm

Liars – “No. 1 Against The Rush”

This summer, Liars will release their new album WIXIW, their follow-up to 2010's Sisterworld. Pitchfork recently spoke to frontman Angus Andrew, and apparently, the new…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2012 - 11:08 am

List

Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

HBO's medieval drama Game Of Thrones premieres April 1, and this season's plot involves five different claims to the throne and these respective factions' ongoing…
Stereogum | March 29, 2012 - 10:32 am

High Places – “Sonora” Video

L.A. synth-exoticist duo High Places have already dropped a couple of deeply weird and beguiling video for "Altos Lugares" and "Sophia," two tracks from their…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2011 - 1:43 pm

Double Take

Double Take: Liars – They Were Wrong, So We Drowned

I've talked about the reception Liars' They Were Wrong, So We Drowned received in 2004. Places that loved their 2001 debut They Threw Us All
Brandon Stosuy | March 17, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Pitchfork Music Festival 2010: Friday Recap

Amrit and I saw Inception just before the start of this year’s Pitchfork Festival, so you have to read this post with the understanding that…
jessica | July 17, 2010 - 2:57 pm

Liars – “Pleasure Is Boss”

Mute just released this B-side to Liars' "The Overachievers," from Sisterworld. On first listen, this thunderous track does have some resemblance to Nick Cave's "Pleasure
jessica | May 28, 2010 - 10:54 am

Beck’s Record Club Does “Never Tear Us Apart”

It's the one we've been waiting for... As Beck & Co. continue their track-by-track move through Kick, they finally arrive at iconic '80s ballad/prom song…
Brandon Stosuy | May 26, 2010 - 2:48 pm

ATP 2010: Curated By Matt Groening @ Butlin’s Holiday Centre, Minehead, UK

This past weekend was the Matt Groening-curated ATP, which went down in Butlins, Minehead, UK. Iggy Pop and Toumani Diabate were the highlights of the…
jessica | May 10, 2010 - 6:07 pm

Liars – “The Overachievers” Video

Taking a break from clogging bloglines by doing his best Michael Hutchence with Beck, Angus Andrew and his Liars have unleashed a Patrick Bateman-baiting video…
Amrit Singh | April 30, 2010 - 2:07 pm

Beck, Liars, St. Vincent & Os Mutantes – “Mediate” (INXS Cover)

Beck's current Record Club has so far covered "Need You Tonight," "Devil Inside," "New Sensation," from INXS's Kick. There are likely a few more to…
jessica | April 30, 2010 - 9:46 am

Beck, Liars, St. Vincent & Os Mutantes – “Need You Tonight” (INXS Cover)

St. Vincent takes lead vocals, while Liars's Angus Andrew backs her up for this Record Club submission. Previously we saw and heard them do Kick's…
jessica | April 19, 2010 - 1:22 pm

Beck, Liars, St. Vincent & Os Mutantes – “Devil Inside” (INXS Cover)

Previously: "New Sensation." Next: INXS's sole US chart-topper "Need You Tonight." …
Scott Lapatine | April 10, 2010 - 4:19 pm

Beck, Liars, St. Vincent & Os Mutantes – “New Sensation” (INXS Cover)

Following last week's "Guns In The Sky," Beck's Record Club (it's like a book club, but cooler) tackles the second track on Kick all quiet-like.
Scott Lapatine | April 2, 2010 - 7:23 pm

Todd P’s Inaugural MtyMx Festival: A Photo Essay

[Editor's Note: The following guest post is by Ryan Muir, one of NYC's most hardworking and talented photographers. After spending the better part of five
Ryan Muir | March 26, 2010 - 3:12 pm

Beck Enlists Liars, St. Vincent, Os Mutantes To Cover INXS Kick

So far Beck and a rotating cast have tackled Skip Spence, Leonard Cohen, and the Velvet Underground. When St. Vincent Tweeted about collaborating with Mr.
Brandon Stosuy | March 25, 2010 - 11:54 am

SXSW 2010: The Wrap Up

We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff…
stereogum | March 23, 2010 - 11:42 am

SXSW 2010: Thursday In Photos

On some nights you can fool yourself into forgetting that industry weeks like SXSW have shifted from being about discovery to being full-on music festivals.
Amrit Singh | March 19, 2010 - 9:16 pm

St. Vincent, Liars, Os Mutantes Join Beck’s Record Club

Annie Clark doesn't mention the album they tackled, but the St. Vincent mastermind did Tweet that she teamed up with Tropicalia stalwarts Os Mutantes and…
Brandon Stosuy | March 11, 2010 - 9:42 am

Liars – “Proud Evolution (Thom Yorke 500qd Remix)”

A couple days ago we heard Devendra Banhart inhabit Liars' excellent "The Overachievers," reversing the frequency of the opposites attract/urban cynic vs. L.A. hippie love…
Brandon Stosuy | March 10, 2010 - 9:58 am

Liars – “The Overachievers” (Devendra Banhart & The Grogs Redo) (Stereogum Premiere)

One of my favorite Sisterworld songs is the sweetly sarcastic urban cynic vs. L.A. hippie love song "The Overachievers." What better way to invert the…
Brandon Stosuy | March 8, 2010 - 10:13 am