Yeasayer

Yeasayer – “O.N.E.” Video

Directed by Radical Friend, the same duo behind their excellent (and top-rated NSFW) video for "Ambling Alp," Yeasayer's "O.N.E." clip has some seriously cool eye…
jessica | March 10, 2010 - 3:35 pm
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Vampire Weekend’s “Gun” Gets Mashed With Yeasayer, M.I.A.

If you look at Vampire Weekend as that endangered species of band that can collapse barriers in a fragmented, niche-driven music economy, then this week…
Amrit Singh | February 25, 2010 - 1:12 pm
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New Yeasayer – “Ambling Alp (The Very Best Remix)”

Still not done with these dudes this week: The song Yeasayer brought to Fallon last night gets an injection of some typically ebullient Esau Mwamwaya-isms…
Amrit Singh | February 11, 2010 - 2:33 pm
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Yeasayer Bring “Ambling Alp” To Fallon

Had enough Yeasayer this week? There's one more stop on the Odd Blood media-saturated goodwill tour we're checking in with this morning, that being the…
Amrit Singh | February 11, 2010 - 9:17 am
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Yeasayer/Class Actress/Javelin @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 2/9/10

After getting artsy in L.A. earlier this week, Yeasayer returned to their adopted home in time for a snowstorm, and for two sold-out shows at…
Amrit Singh | February 10, 2010 - 3:06 pm
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Yeasayer/Warpaint @ Natural History Museum, Los Angeles 2/5/10

L.A.'s Natural History Museum invited Yeasayer to headline their most recent First Fridays event, because Yeasayer love playing museums. Like that Guggenheim show, the band…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2010 - 9:15 am
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Yeasayer – “O.N.E. (XXXChange Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

The often excellent Odd Blood is a step into new directions for Yeasayer, and vocalist Chris Keating touched upon their process in a recent NY
Amrit Singh | February 5, 2010 - 10:19 am
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Sleigh Bells Tour With Major Lazer, Yeasayer

Brooklyn duo Alexis Krauss and Derek Miller aka Sleigh Bells quickly went from the kids down the hall with the homespun, beat-distorted serrated-pop CD-R to…
Amrit Singh | February 2, 2010 - 2:24 pm
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New Yeasayer – “O.N.E.”

Odd Blood (2/9, Secretly Canadian) is arguably front-loaded, yes, but when you're listening to this joyful Caribbean-lined anthem it hardly matters. Download the single and…
Brandon Stosuy | January 27, 2010 - 3:23 pm
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The 10 Most NSFW Music Videos Of 2009

Why all the nudity in 2009? Well, look at this way: The affordability of video production technology has made it easier for everybody to get…
Amrit Singh | December 26, 2009 - 4:11 pm
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Premature Evaluation: Yeasayer – Odd Blood

When we posted our most anticipated albums of 2010, there was a reason we decided to illustrate it with a Yeasayer thumbnail: It's clear the…
Brandon Stosuy | December 14, 2009 - 11:52 am
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New Yeasayer Video – “Ambling Alp”

That technologically advanced NSFW preview does indeed get fleshed out in the official Radical Friend-directed video for Odd Blood's excellent teaser track "Ambling Alp." The…
Amrit Singh | November 25, 2009 - 8:30 am
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The 25 69 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2010

This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No…
Amrit Singh | November 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm
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Yeasayer Taking This NSFW Video Thing To The Next Level, Technologically Speaking

There's a progression at play here. There was Sigur Rós filming hairless young things frolicking in the woods for "Gobbledigook," surpassed many months later by…
Amrit Singh | November 18, 2009 - 5:54 pm
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Memory Tapes Remix Yeasayer

Here's yet another look for Yeasayer's excellent Odd Blood-teaser track "Ambling Alp," courtesy of the magic seeking Philadelphia sound man Dayve Hawk aka Memory Tapes.
Amrit Singh | November 12, 2009 - 12:11 pm
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DJ/ Rupture & Brent Arnold Remix Yeasayer (Stereogum Premiere)

Last Friday, Yeasayer offered the first drop from their forthcoming Odd Blood LP in the form of "Ambling Alp," a chirping and fuzzing, horned and…
Amrit Singh | November 5, 2009 - 3:25 pm
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Yeasayer/Tanlines @ Guggenheim Museum, NYC 10/30/09

On the same day they unleashed the rather awesome "Ambling Alp" MP3, Yeasayer headlined the latest installment of the Guggenheim museum's It Came From Brooklyn
Amrit Singh | November 1, 2009 - 5:37 pm
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New Yeasayer – “Ambling Alp”

The chanted, harmonious Brooklyn-via-Baltimore psychedelic-pop troupe told Jessica in a Progress Report that they were, essentially, trying to "make you feel inadequate, like you're not…
Amrit Singh | October 30, 2009 - 10:25 am
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Yeasayer’s Odd Blood Revealed

Save for "Tightrope," it's been a while since we've heard anything from Yeasayer beyond its members' cameos (SMD, B4L), production work, and remixes. That'll change…
Brandon Stosuy | October 21, 2009 - 1:08 pm
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New Simian Mobile Disco (Feat. Yeasayer’s Chris Keating) Video – “Audacity Of Huge”

Simian Mobile Disco's second album Temporary Pleasure includes guest spots from Beth Ditto, Hot Chip's Alexis Taylor, Gruff Rhys, Telepathe, and others. One of these…
Brandon Stosuy | June 19, 2009 - 10:45 am
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