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PAPA, a project started by drummer Darren Weiss after the demise of Girls, recently released the album Tender Madness (which you can stream here), but just dropped this previously unreleased track.…   Read Story »
When Girls parted ways last year, frontman Christopher Owens wasted no time announcing his solo album. But long before their breakup, drummer Darren Weiss was quietly piecing together a new band in…   Read Story »
L.A. duo PAPA have released a NORTON-directed clip for their cut "Young Rut" and it begs for me to talk about some overlapping themes in music videos from this summer. This one starts off at a…   Read Story »
L.A. duo PAPA, comprised of multi-instrumentalist Daniel Presant and former Girls-member Darren Weiss, wowed us earlier this year with their exuberant video for "Put Me To Work." They had just…   Read Story »
Last year, we debuted "Put Me To Work" from PAPA, Darren Weiss's post-Girls, multi-instrumental duo with songwriter Daniel Presant. Save some flame-emblazoned wood-chopping, the video features quite…   Read Story »
Papa is an outfit built around songwriters Daniel Presant and Darren Weiss, a multi-instrumentalist who also served as the drummer for Girls. So it's somewhat fitting that on the day that ex-Girls…   Read Story »
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 summer full of glorious music for him meant a summer full of…   Read Story »
Recently anointed with the best album of the year, Girls delved deep into Orange County stopping off at the sonically and cosmetically remodeled Galaxy theater. Crowd surfing ensued as the band ran…   Read Story »