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De Lux – “Better At Making Time (YACHT Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

De Lux's Voyage single "Better At Making Time" was already a genius bit of giddy, bass-driven disco-funk -- think Talking Heads circa Remain In Light
Chris DeVille | June 9, 2014 - 2:02 pm

YACHT – “Plastic Soul” Video

While 2011's Shangri-La was primarily marked by frenetic bursts of energy like "Utopia" and "I Walked Alone," YACHT's new single is probably the softest and…
James Rettig | January 14, 2014 - 12:05 pm

YACHT – “Icarus Complex”

We've already heard songs from Four Tet and Rustie for the upcoming charity/concept album BOATS from Everything Is New and now YACHT is throwing its…
James Rettig | December 10, 2013 - 1:20 pm

The Julie Ruin – “Right Home (YACHT Remix)”

When Kathleen Hanna was last playing around with synthy dance-music sonics in Le Tigre, the whole Tumblr remix-culture thing was still years ago, but god…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2013 - 10:20 am

YACHT – “Party At The NSA” (Feat. Marc Maron)

Portland electro-pop duo YACHT's new song "Party At The NSA" is a lightweight new-wave jam about the surveillance state, which puts it firmly in the…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2013 - 1:08 pm

Photos: DFA 12th Year Anniversary Show

On Saturday, Brooklyn's gorgeous Grand Prospectus Hall hosted an anniversary party for the new millennial cool factory that is DFA. The label tweeted that they…
Amrit Singh | May 28, 2013 - 10:00 am

Chlöe Howl – “Rumour (YACHT Remix)”

Back in March, we posted the video for "Howl," a truly excellent plainspoken pop single from the teenage British singer Chlöe Howl. The Portland electro-pop…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2013 - 10:01 am

Does This Kohl’s Shirt Rip Off YACHT?

I feel like some version of this happens all the damn time: A couple years back, Forever 21 started selling a Flipper T-shirt that bore…
Michael Nelson | March 7, 2013 - 4:38 pm

Know Your Rites: YACHT

The thought that led to this short video was, basically, "Wouldn't it be nice to document bands' pre-show rituals?" As soon as I realized YACHT…
Amrit Singh | February 7, 2013 - 12:56 pm

YACHT – “Second Summer” Video

Psychedelic Portland dance-party duo YACHT haven't announced plans for a new album, but they're giving us a new song and a new video anyway, to…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2012 - 11:39 am

YACHT Are Making A TV Show

Around last November, the band YACHT moved to Los Angeles. Just under a year later, they have announced a new TV show. YOU KNOW HOW…
Amrit Singh | October 16, 2012 - 5:07 pm

YACHT – “I’ll Be Your Mirror” (Velvet Underground Cover)

Last month, we posted YACHT's excellently blippy cover of the great Brigitte Fontaine/Art Ensemble Of Chicago classic "Le Goudron." And on that single's B-side, they…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2012 - 11:48 am

YACHT – “Le Goudron” (Brigitte Fontaine Cover)

In 1969, the French avant-pop singer Brigitte Fontaine recorded an intense, absorbing song called "Le Goudron" with free-jazz greats the Art Ensemble Of Chicago. It's…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2012 - 3:55 pm

YACHT – “Shangri-La” Video

Portland-born synthpop duo YACHT have already released a couple of videos from their recent Shangri-La, and now there's a new clip for the title track.
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2012 - 12:37 pm

YACHT – “I Walked Alone” Video

YACHT's video for the cowbell-happy track "I Walked Alone" is a pretty simple affair. Throughout most of it, the Portland synth-psych duo are the only…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2011 - 2:51 pm