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You got plenty of Shangri-La background plus first single "Dystopia (The Earth Is On Fire)" in Cole's YACHT Progress Report. Dig deeper into Jona and Claire's See Mystery Lights followup via "I…   Read Story »
NAME: YACHT PROGRESS REPORT: Portland’s cosmic dancers to release Shangri-La this summer. After being on the phone with YACHT -- the dynamic twosome of Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans -- one…   Read Story »
Playing only a handful of shows in the States in support of their latest album Further, the Chemical Brothers went big for an electrifying debut at the Hollywood Bowl. As part of the KCRW World…   Read Story »
YACHT visited BBC Radio 6, and did this cover of X's "Nausea," a song they've loved since seeing The Decline Of Western Civilization. They've been covering the song for a bit, including doing it at…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
If you were chasing the dance party down in Austin last week, you couldn't have done better than stalking YACHT: Their live sets topped lists, perhaps none crazier than the one Brandon, Scott, and I…   Read Story »
We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff necks and barking feet worth it. Here's Wednesday, Thursday,…   Read Story »
Fun fact: according to Jona Bechtolt, his YACHT partner Claire L. Evans "...used to run the #2 most-popular Weezer fansite." Consider this cover a fan tribute then. "Holiday" is available on YACHT's…   Read Story »
There could not have been a more apt ID3 than that of Freelance Hellraiser's "Stroke Of Genius," the MP3 that launched this decade's most fitting musical legacy. Parts of two or three or thirty…   Read Story »
Jona and Clare magically make "New Moon Rising" sound much less like an overblown Lenny Kravitz outtake. You can download it, along with Fontän and Riton's Cosmic Egg cracks, at Filter.   Read Story »