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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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Neon Indian – “Psychic Chasms (BRAHMS Remix)”

Sometimes the bands make it easy on us, as is the case with quickly rising NYC new wave trio BRAHMS who, within the one week…
Amrit Singh | April 5, 2010 - 9:18 am

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

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

Neon Indian – “Sleep Paralysist”

Over the past few months, Alan Palomo, aka Neon Indian (et VEGA), went from the bedroom to Late Night television. Now he's also passed through…
brandon | March 10, 2010 - 12:32 pm

Neon Indian – “Mind, Drips” (Summer Dregs Remix)

Alan Palomo and the rest of his Neon Indians recently delivered a "Terminally Chill"/"Ephemeral Artery" medley and some less-than-not-geeky dance moves/live guitar licks on Jimmy
brandon | February 26, 2010 - 2:59 pm

Neon Indian’s “Terminally Chill” Inspired A Full-On Fallon Geek-Out Last Night

Added incentive for bands considering relocating from Texas to Brooklyn: If Kings Of Convenience happen to cancel their scheduled appearance on Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy…
Amrit Singh | February 12, 2010 - 12:39 pm

Neon Indian – “Should Have Taken Acid With You (Future Rock Remix)”

The Chicago-based live-electronic trio Future Rock use loops, synths, and an electronic drum set, among other things, when doing their usual thing. Here they slowdown…
brandon | February 10, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Stereogum & team9 Present… MySplice 4: 2009 Mashed Up

There could not have been a more apt ID3 than that of Freelance Hellraiser's "Stroke Of Genius," the MP3 that launched this decade's most fitting…
Scott Lapatine | December 23, 2009 - 10:59 am

Neon Indian Daytrotter Session

Alan Palomo caps an active week (Grizzly Bear remixes, Ann interviews) by performing four Psychic Chasms tracks at Daytrotter. There’s a more communal and, well,…
brandon | December 4, 2009 - 11:02 am

Ann From Sulimay’s Interviews Neon Indian

It's been a while since we've checked in with Breakfast At Sulimay's. In this spin-off shot at the Barbary, Ann dresses like a hippie and…
brandon | December 2, 2009 - 9:03 am

Neon Indian Remixes Grizzly Bear

Alan Palomo gets bonus points for titling one of his "Cheerleader" remixes "Sega Genesis P-Orridge." It's lighter fare than the sunniest Throbbing Gristle, but the…
brandon | November 30, 2009 - 2:08 pm

Neon Indian/Smith Westerns @ Lincoln Hall, Chicago 10/27/09

When posting “Imagine, Pt. 3,” we noted that Smith Westerns had been touring the country and surprising everyone with how young they were. By CMJ
Amrit Singh | October 28, 2009 - 4:58 pm

Monolith 2009 In Photos

While we were rocking the Catskills, enjoying what Wayne Coyne said was “the greatest collection of underground music ever assembled,” dozens of other great indie…
Scott Lapatine | September 15, 2009 - 5:42 pm

Neon Indian Remixes Au Revoir Simone

We've heard a few songs from Neon Indian's forthcoming Psychic Chasms -- "Should Have Taken Acid With You," "Deadbeat Summer," and "Terminally Chill" are all…
brandon | September 10, 2009 - 11:40 am

New Neon Indian – “Should Have Taken Acid With You”

Life is full of regrets, and Neon Indian, aka VEGA dude Alan Palomo and video artist Alicia Scardetta, points to one of the biggest in…
brandon | July 30, 2009 - 9:00 am

New Silent League – “Here’s A Star (Neon Indian Remix)”

Brooklyn septet the Silent League are releasing album three But You've Always Been The Caretaker on 9/22 via Something in Construction. As most bands do…
brandon | July 28, 2009 - 4:23 pm
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