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The National-Curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry Fest Announces Lineup: The Walkmen, St. Vincent, Beirut, The Antlers, More

In January, Brooklyn Academy of Music announced that it would host a spring festival curated by the National's Bryce and Aaron Dessner, and today that event, called Crossing Brooklyn Ferry (a reference to this Whitman poem), announced it's full lineup. It goes down 5/3-5/5. And, yeah, if you're into indie rock, skewing the more… More »

By: Corban Goble / February 29, 2012

Win T-Shirts From Insound’s Delicious Design League Project

Recently, Insound announced its Delicious Design League Project where they commissioned the Chicago design firm Delicious Design League to create their own band t-shirts for Best Coast, the Walkmen, the Antlers, Smith Westerns and Washed Out. And now, we're giving one of each away. To enter, you need be a fan of StereogumMore »

By: Corban Goble / December 7, 2011

The Antlers – “Parentheses (PVT Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Brooklyn epic-indie falsetto-monsters the Antlers are gearing up to release their new odds-and-ends EP (together); we've already posted their cover of the xx's "VCR." And below, we've got a download of the opening track: A remix of the Burst Apart single "Parentheses," from the Australian BTW PVT. More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 15, 2011

The Antlers Cover The xx’s “VCR”

Last month, we posted our list of the 10 best xx covers, and it included the Antlers' live version of the xx's "VCR." On their Twitter, the Antlers responded, letting us know that we'd hear the "REAL version" soon. Well, today we hear it. The Antlers' gently zoned-out cover of the track… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 9, 2011

The Antlers (together) EP Details

Earlier this year, Brooklyn epic-indie crew the Antlers released Burst Apart, their deeply satisfying sophomore album. And later this month, they'll follow it up with (together), a new EP of odds and ends: Remixes, alternate versions, covers, collaborations. The EP features team-ups with Neon Indian, Bear In Heaven, and Nicole Atkins, as well a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 2, 2011

The Antlers Hit Fallon

Last night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, Brooklyn epic-indie dons the Antlers rolled through to do their Burst Apart song "I Don't Want Love." It sounded big. Watch it. More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 7, 2011

Under The Influence: The Antlers Burst Apart

For this edition of Under The Influence, Antlers' Peter Silberman makes us a playlist of songs that inspired his band's latest album Burst Apart. Scroll down to listen and read explanations of why he selected each song. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 19, 2011

How Independent Rockers Celebrated #IndependenceDay

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders on Roku? Maybe I stayed in and did that. There is no way to know. But all across this great country we do know there were fireworks to be… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 5, 2011

Indie Rockers Respond To NY Legalizing Gay Marriage

New York just became the 6th largest state to approve same-sex marriage. Yes! The Senate bill passed 33-to-29, Governor Cuomo signed the measure shortly after, and the law goes into effect in 30 days. A historic night to be sure, one probably best not spent in front of a laptop. Too late. But in case… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / June 25, 2011

The Antlers Do “Every Night My Teeth Are Falling Out” On Leno

The Antlers made their national television debut on Jay Leno last night with a stylish tree-lined version of Burst Apart's "Every Night My Teeth Are Falling Out." It may very well be the only time you see them on stage with Justin Timberlake. More »

By: brandon / June 24, 2011

The Antlers Burst Apart Premature Evaluation

Hospice, the Antlers’ breakthrough album, was a lot like the ghost that lived in its songs: beautiful, frightening, a little bit stifling. You can’t fault the band for abandoning that heaviness this time around -- it must have been twice as devastating to record as it was to listen to. So, yes, Burst Apart lack… More »

By: stereogum / April 26, 2011

Stream The Antlers Burst Apart

Down at SXSW the Antlers showcased Peter Silberman's soaring, fortified falsetto over a new batch of songs that stepped away from Hospice's hospital beds while remaining primed for high-end cablevision dramatics. Those songs appear on Burst Apart, the band's second full-length out 5/10 via Frenchkiss. So far they've previewed the musty OKMore »

By: Amrit Singh / April 25, 2011

The Antlers – “Every Night My Teeth Are Falling Out”

You've had that dream where you lose your teeth. Apparently Peter Silberman has it constantly. "Every Night My Teeth Are Falling Out" is the second track we've heard from the Antlers' Burst Apart. It premiered today via @thenational. None of the guys are smiling. Here goes:… More »

By: brandon / April 14, 2011

The Antlers – “Parentheses”

Here's the darkly swirling, electro-lined "Parentheses" from the Antlers' sophomore followup to Hospice, Burst Apart. If the word "Radiohead" jumps into your mind while listening, no need to feel ashamed. Listen:… More »

By: brandon / April 4, 2011

SXSW Wednesday: Featuring The Antlers, OFF!, Darwin Deez, Duran Duran

We've offered our suggestions as to what bands to see this week, now we shift into the bands we are actually seeing. SXSW has begun in earnest, and is earnestly crowded. We'll try to cut through the static a bit this week by recapping notable sets and posting up photos from our fleet of photographers. More »

By: Amrit Singh / March 17, 2011

The Antlers Soundtrack HBO’s Fall Season

"Kettering" to be exact. The song provides the emotional glue tying together HBO's upcoming offerings, from Avatar to Boardwalk Empire. It even adds a little emotional resonance to the clip from Eastbown & Down and the boxing match previews. But I also get the feeling that this song was basically picked because Sia's "More »

By: jessica / September 20, 2010

End Of The Road Festival 2010 In Photos

This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year's lineup continued the festival's peripheral deviation from its folk, Americana, and alt-country roots, featuring Yo La Tengo, Black Mountain, Caribou, Iron & Wine, the Antlers, Wilco, Modest Mouse, Wolf Parade, The New Pornographers, Cymbal… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 13, 2010

The Antlers – “Wish You Were Here” (Pink Floyd Cover) Live Video

The next installment in the contemporary artists covering classic songs series that brought us Pallett doing Pollard on "Game Of Pricks" -- which by the way, was later Rainn Wilson-approved ("Thank you internet. Here's a dude covering Guided By Voices beautifully on violin.") -- comes via the Antlers, taking on everyone's first song… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 16, 2010

The xx – “Islands” Video

The video for their "VCR" had a youthful, romantic storyline, but the xx's "Islands" strikes a different move, and a different pose, but also kind of the same pose, over and over again. You have to watch until the end to see how the choreography changes and becomes a story in itself, but it'… More »

By: jessica / April 21, 2010

The Antlers – “Sylvia” Video

Keeping with Hospice's album-length theme of frustration and illness (see also "Two" and "Bear"), the Antlers' "Sylvia" clip revolves around a man who keeps seeing, and arguing with, a ghostly ex-lover. It's a literal read of what makes Hospice so compelling, that songwriter Peter Silberman captures what it's like to deal with someone… More »

By: jessica / April 15, 2010