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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I came so close to including the Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger's "Animals" video this week, partly because it's good on its own merits…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2014 - 12:18 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Pretty much everything east of the Mississippi has been brought to its knees by this unforgiving winter, especially the hellstorm that rolled in this week.
Stereogum | February 14, 2014 - 2:36 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Yesterday we launched our new Week In Pop column, so it's fittingly (if unintentionally) ironic that our list of the week's five best songs is,…
Stereogum | January 10, 2014 - 1:23 pm

More Wild Beasts stories

Stream Wild Beasts Boy King

Wild Beasts make a stylistic pivot on Boy King, the British band's fifth album and follow-up to 2014's well-received Present Tense. Teaming up with producer…
James Rettig | July 29, 2016 - 10:58 am

Wild Beasts – “Tough Guy”

English art-pop veterans Wild Beasts are putting out their new album Boy King next week. We've already heard early singles "Get My Bang," "Big Cat,"
Peter Helman | July 25, 2016 - 7:46 pm

Wild Beasts – “Celestial Creatures”

Wild Beasts are releasing their new album Boy King, the follow-up to 2014's Present Tense, in a few weeks. We've already heard two early singles…
James Rettig | July 19, 2016 - 10:05 am

Wild Beasts – “Big Cat” Video

Next month, UK art-poppers Wild Beasts return with Boy King, their surprisingly funky new album. We've posted the video for their first single "Get My
Tom Breihan | July 7, 2016 - 9:28 am

Wild Beasts – “Get My Bang” Video

Wild Beasts are following up 2014's Present Tense with a new album called Boy King. The British art-rockers' fifth album was produced by John Congleton,…
James Rettig | May 24, 2016 - 7:43 am

Wild Beasts – “Woebegone Wanderers II”

Earlier tonight, Wild Beasts' Hayden Thorpe co-hosted Jon Hopkins' BBC Radio 1 Residency, and he debuted an unreleased Wild Beasts song called "Woebegone Wanderers II."
James Rettig | April 16, 2015 - 8:33 pm

Darkstar & Hayden Thorpe – “Temporary Secretary” (Paul McCartney Cover)

Paul McCartney's 1980 synth bugout "Temporary Secretary" has long been regarded as one of the weirdest and possibly best songs of the man's solo career.
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2015 - 9:28 am

Watch Wild Beasts Play “Wanderlust” On A Giant Old Pipe Organ

British art-rockers Wild Beasts' "Wanderlust" single is almost a year old now, but today we get to hear it in a completely different way. Thanks…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2014 - 10:12 am

Hear Two Unreleased Wild Beasts Songs In A “GIF-Novel” From Jameson

Wild Beasts have teamed up with French artist Mattis Dovier to create a graphic novel made entirely of GIFs. The project was created for The…
James Rettig | December 10, 2014 - 6:47 pm

Wild Beasts – “Palace” Video

Wild Beasts have shared a new video for "Palace," a track off of their latest album Present Tense, which was released earlier this year. The…
James Rettig | November 3, 2014 - 11:04 pm

Wild Beasts – “Palace (Foals Remix)”

British art-poppers Wild Beasts are into remixes. They dropped their Present Tense LP earlier this year, and since then, they've recruited people like Factory Floor,…
Tom Breihan | September 17, 2014 - 10:29 am

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Festival 2014

This past weekend, Pitchfork Festival went down in Chicago, and it included a great deal of excellent acts. We sent our photographer Max Herman to…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2014 - 11:16 am

Wild Beasts – “Mecca (SOHN Remix)”

British art-rockers Wild Beasts are about to release "Mecca," a grand and majestic song from their grand and majestic new album Present Tense, as a…
Tom Breihan | July 9, 2014 - 9:56 am

Watch Glastonbury 2014 Performances From Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Jack White, Disclosure, Haim, & More

Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of…
Scott Lapatine | June 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Wild Beasts – “Mecca” Video

Wild Beasts tend to make good videos, and the British art-rockers have a new one, for "Mecca," a song from their powerful new album Present
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2014 - 9:32 am

Wild Beasts – “A Simple Beautiful Truth (Lone Remix)”

Earlier this year Wild Beasts released their very good fourth album Present Tense. We recently saw the music video for its "A Simple Beautiful Truth,"
Miles Bowe | April 23, 2014 - 11:18 am

Wild Beasts – “A Simple Beautiful Truth” Video

Wild Beasts' great new album, Present Tense, was preceded by a pair of tracks, "Wanderlust" and "Sweet Spot," and now that the LP is available…
Michael Nelson | April 8, 2014 - 10:24 am

Photos: Wild Beasts @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 3/4/14

Wild Beasts have been the source of an enormous amount of great music lately. Aside from their outstanding new album, Present Tense, there have been…
Miles Bowe | March 5, 2014 - 3:20 pm

Watch Wild Beasts Cover Miley Cyrus’s “Wrecking Ball”

A ton of people -- HAIM, Angel Haze, London Grammar, Sondre Lerche -- have covered Miley Cyrus's world-beating tearjerker "Wrecking Ball," and there's a reason…
Tom Breihan | March 4, 2014 - 9:46 am
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