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This week’s list is necessarily going to be incomplete, since Joanna Newsom and Paul Thomas Anderson made a video for “Divers” and it’s already been pulled down from the internet. The last time these two made a video, for “Sapokanikan,” it was an instant classic. To see the new one, though, you’ll have to go… More »

How does the word “chillwave” make you feel in the waning weeks of 2012? If it doesn’t make you say “huh?” it probably makes you say “ugh.” We all have a different tolerance for contrived trend genres — for some, the gag reflex is triggered the moment a buzzword is coined; others got so wasted… More »

We took last month off from our Monthly Mix series in favor of our midterm flashback/annual summer jams compilation Cruel Summer, which you should grab if you haven’t. But it is a new month — the last one of Summer 2011 — so here’s a filtered recap of the month’s finest free MP3s. Use it… More »

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Watch Neon Indian Get Chased By Children In An Ad For A Terrifying Fake Board Game

Today is Halloween, the spookiest day of the year, and Alan Palomo of Neon Indian is getting into the spirit by appearing in a very…
Peter Helman | October 31, 2015 - 5:12 pm

Watch Neon Indian’s Short Film Slumlord Rising

Neon Indian's third album, VEGA INTL. Night School, came out last week, and today Alan Palomo has shared a short film called Slumlord Rising. The…
James Rettig | October 19, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Watch Neon Indian Return To Fallon With “Annie”

Neon Indian’s new album, VEGA INTL. Night School, comes out at the end of the week (but is streaming now!), and they stopped by Jimmy
James Rettig | October 13, 2015 - 9:10 am

Stream Neon Indian VEGA INTL. Night School

Neon Indian's third album, VEGA INTL. Night School, is out this coming Friday, and we heard its latest single just last week. We already experienced…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 12, 2015 - 10:41 am

Neon Indian – “The Glitzy Hive”

Neon Indian's third album, VEGA INTL. Night School, is coming out next week. We've already heard a few tracks from it -- "Annie" and "Slumlord,"…
James Rettig | October 8, 2015 - 2:25 pm

Class Actress – “GFE” Video

Class Actress is Elizabeth Harper's synthpop project, and she released a new EP Movies earlier this summer. Today she shared the video for "GFE," which…
Caitlin White | September 10, 2015 - 5:31 pm

CMJ 2015 Initial Artist List Includes Panda Bear, Neon Indian, Tobias Jesso Jr., Kamasi Washington, Titus Andronicus

The CMJ Music Marathon is returning to New York City venues for the 35th year next month, and the organizers have just announced the first…
Peter Helman | September 9, 2015 - 10:00 am

Artist Portaits From FYF Fest 2015

FYF Fest took over LA’s Memorial Sports Arena this past weekend, with headlining sets from Morrissey and Kanye West (who joined the bill after Frank…
Stereogum | August 24, 2015 - 12:53 pm

Watch Neon Indian Play VEGA INTL. Night School Songs For The First Time At Semana De Las Juventudes Fest

Neon Indian played at Mexico City's La Semana De Las Juventudes Fest yesterday, where Alan Palomo and co. played songs from their forthcoming record VEGA
Peter Helman | August 22, 2015 - 11:24 am

Neon Indian – “Slumlord” + VEGA INTL. Night School Details

A few months ago, Neon Indian broke a long silence by releasing the new single "Annie." And today, the former chillwave don Alan Palomo has…
Tom Breihan | August 14, 2015 - 8:57 am

Neon Indian And Toro Y Moi Had An ’80s-Inspired DJ Battle In LA Last Night

The closing-night festivities of Sundance Next festival had everything you would want in an indie film fest. Hip hotel? Check. Neon branded red carpet? Check.
Molly Bergen | August 10, 2015 - 3:33 pm

Class Actress – “GFE” (Prod. Neon Indian)

Elizabeth Harper's New York synthpop project Class Actress is about to return from a long silence with a new EP called Movies. Giorgio Moroder serves…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Neon Indian – “Annie”

Era Extraña, the last album from Neon Indian, came out way the hell back in 2011, and the only thing we've heard from Alan Palomo…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2015 - 11:09 am

Watch Neon Indian’s TED Talk

Neon Indian's Alan Palomo recently gave a talk called "Auteurs In The Ether" at a TEDx conference in Martha's Vineyard. He discussed how Stanley Kubrick…
James Rettig | September 26, 2014 - 9:55 am

Ejecta – “Jeremiah (The Denier)”

Ejecta is a new project from Leanne Macomber of Neon Indian/Fight Bite and Joel Ford of Ford And Lopatin and "Jeremiah (The Denier)" is their…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 20, 2013 - 12:32 pm

Neon Indian – “Halogen (Boyd Rice Remix)”

The April Fool's Day jokes are getting pretty real on the World Wide Web today. Google has "introduced" their newest product, Google Nose, so you…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 1, 2013 - 12:37 pm

Come To Nitehawk Cinema For The Opening Run Of DOSA HUNT, A Film By Amrit Singh

Some of you may remember the month of February, which was about eight months ago. On Valentine’s Day, I released the trailer for a film…
Amrit Singh | October 2, 2012 - 1:51 pm

Fight Bite – “Charlotte Iris” Video

Here's the vivid new clip for former BTW (and Neon Indian keyboardist) Fight Bite's dreamy "Charlotte Iris," a video whose still images don't quite do…
Corban Goble | September 11, 2012 - 4:13 pm
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