Menomena - Page 2

Menomena – “Pique”

Moms, the new album from shifty, adventurous Pacific Northwestern indie duo, arrives in a couple of weeks, and we've already heard the early tracks "Heavy
Tom Breihan | September 6, 2012 - 2:16 pm

Menomena – “Capsule”

Here's another new one from Menomena's forthcoming Moms, an uptempo groove called "Capsule." It's a crowded slate of rock, stuffed with horns, guitars and a…
Corban Goble | August 22, 2012 - 1:38 pm

Menomena – “Heavy Is As Heavy Does”

We got the details for Menomena's new album, Moms (their first since 2010's Mines), last month, and now, the lead single from that album has…
Michael Nelson | July 18, 2012 - 3:43 pm

Ramona Falls – “Fingerhold” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Ramona Falls, a.k.a. former Menomena member Brent Knopf, released his Prophet album a couple of months ago. And in his new video for "Fingerhold," a…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2012 - 11:30 am

Menomena Moms Details

Adventurous Portland indie duo Menomena have just announced the details for their new album Moms, the follow-up to 2010's Mines. Moms finds the band's two…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2012 - 1:12 pm

Stream Ramona Falls Prophet (Stereogum Premiere)

Brent Knopf (formerly of Menomena) has kept things spinning with his Ramona Falls project, an outfit that produces intricate indie pop. He's got a new…
Corban Goble | April 23, 2012 - 12:01 pm

Ramona Falls – “Sqworm”

Ramona Falls, the band led by former Menomena member Brent Knopf, has a new album called Prophet arriving soon, and we've already posted their song…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2012 - 11:28 am

Ramona Falls – “Spore”

Ex-Menomena dude Brent Knopf has been maintaining his Ramona Falls project since he was still in that band, and he'll soon release the new Ramona…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2012 - 5:04 pm

Menomena Bring “Killemall” To Fallon

Menomena made their late night television debut on Fallon last night. They did "Killemall," the third track from Mines. Note drummer Danny Seim's Blazers shirt,…
jessica | August 10, 2010 - 12:56 pm

Menomena – “TAOS” (Stereogum Premiere)

We've been anxiously awaiting Menomena's Mines since Kathy from the Thermals dropped us some knowledge in January of last year. The Portland trio's perfectionism comes…
Scott Lapatine | July 19, 2010 - 2:03 pm

Menomena – “Five Little Rooms”

The hunt for new Menomena's taken awhile, though it's had its moments: last year the band started playing a song called "Queen Black Acid"; this…
Amrit Singh | May 19, 2010 - 11:35 am


The 25 69 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2010

This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No…
Amrit Singh | November 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm

The ‘Gum Drop CI: Hear New Ramona Falls, Win Chrome Gear

Ramona Falls is the solo project of Menomena's Brent Knopf and various New York and Portland collaborators. His debut Intuit is out 8/18 on Barsuk,…
Brandon Stosuy | August 12, 2009 - 11:10 am

Bloc Party/Menomena @ Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles 4/15/09

Intimacy Remixed, a track-for-track reinterpretation of Bloc Party's last LP, includes contributions from Armand Van Helden and No Age. While Brits can buy it 5/11…
Scott Lapatine | April 16, 2009 - 5:49 pm

The Thermals Report On Menomena’s Progress

In response to yesterday's Progress Report on the Thermals and their forthcoming Kill Rock Stars release Now We Can See, Kathy of the Thermals checked
Amrit Singh | January 21, 2009 - 9:36 am

MTV Lets Us Know Portland Has Bands, Basements, Rain, Trees

Echoing Slate's out-of-date Portland exposé from this past fall, MTV's followed the momentum of their Brooklyn 2008 piece with a feature on PDX. What we…
Brandon Stosuy | July 16, 2008 - 3:43 pm

New Lackthereof (Danny Seim Of Menomena) – “Last November”

There's a reason the drummer from Menomena always sounds so awesome when he sings in the deconstructive pop crew's three-part harmony arrangements: It's because the…
Amrit Singh | July 8, 2008 - 3:10 pm

Menomena, Throw Me The Statue Added To Huey Lewis Compilation

This year we've seen Huey Lewis jump aboard Pineapple Express, help Jimmy celebrate fucking Ben, and get his tunes covered by the likes of Apostle
Brandon Stosuy | March 10, 2008 - 5:47 pm