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Takka Takka – “When You Leave” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Takka Takka have released an animated collage clip for "When You Leave" from their 2012 release A.M. Landscapes. The video, which is filled mostly with…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 22, 2013 - 10:40 am

Stream Takka Takka A.M. Landscapes

Next week, style-sampling Brooklyn indie rockers Takka Takka will release their long-anticipated followup to 2008's Migration, a record called A.M. Landscapes that the band recorded…
Corban Goble | November 20, 2012 - 10:24 am

Watch The Bridge Session, National Members Playing With Bob Weir

On Saturday night, Bob Weir, the Grateful Dead legend, played a show at his own TRI Studios in San Rafael, California. At the show, he…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2012 - 11:25 am

Takka Takka Cover Phil Collins

The second installment of Guilt By Association comes out in February. In case you don't remember Vol. 1, the compilation featured contemporary indie bands covering…
brandon | November 20, 2008 - 10:58 am

CMJ ’08: It’s A Photo Wrap

The crapshoot buffet of 25 minute sets from overextended bands is now closed, thanks. When you're out all day and all night, you encounter lots…
Amrit Singh | October 27, 2008 - 2:19 am

New Takka Takka Video – “Silence”

In this Amy Finkel-directed video for Takka Takka's "Silence," the Brooklyn quintet's dreamy little song (with guest instrumentation via the National's Bryan Devendorf and Lee…
brandon | August 13, 2008 - 2:54 pm

An MP3 Mix For Your Memorial Day

It's totally reductive to associate Memorial Day Weekend solely with drinking and eating (and not, you know, Memorializing), but here it is, that special weekend…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2008 - 3:02 pm

New Takka Takka – “The Takers”

We liked the Takkas right out of the gates -- early demo track "We Feel Safer At Night" (still available here) wedded Gabe's Lou Reedy…
Amrit Singh | May 22, 2008 - 2:50 pm

Takka Takka – Talk Faster

Free music is the best music, no? Takka Takka show the love on V Day with an EP of new tunes, and all you have…
Stereogum | February 14, 2007 - 1:00 pm

Holidays With The Takkas

“Everyday’s no holiday,” sings a warm and obviously reflective Gabe — over gentle guitars in country-campfire cadence — and we imagine Takka Takka gathered around…
Stereogum | December 5, 2006 - 9:25 am

Inside The Rockers Studio: Architecture In Helsinki, Takka Takka

This fall, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah are joining forces with Aussies Architecture in Helsinki and Brooklyn buzz band Takka Takka for a month-long trek…
Amrit Singh | September 1, 2006 - 1:16 pm