Showing All "Yellow Ostrich" Posts

Since 2008 I've put together a holiday-time video tribute to the year's band breakups. It's a sad endeavor really, but there is a bright side. Sometimes it takes a decade or more of inactivity for a…   Read Story »
Barsuk-affiliated Brooklyn indie-rockers Yellow Ostrich announced their impending breakup today after a prolific run of five albums in five years. In a post on the band's official site, Alex Schaaf…   Read Story »
Yellow Ostrich released their new album, Cosmos, this past winter, and now have a video for album track "Neon Fists." The David Feinberg-directed video follows a man as he moves through a…   Read Story »
We last heard from Yellow Ostrich last fall when the Wisconsin combo released 2012's best Ghost EP not by Sky Ferreira. They'll be back with their next Barsuk full-length Cosmos in February, and from…   Read Story »
We first heard the skittering, seductive "Ghost," the title track from Yellow Ostrich's Barsuk-released EP, in October. Directed by Frank Larson, the song's video focuses tight on bandleader Alex…   Read Story »
Barsuk-signed indie rockers Yellow Ostrich -- a group formed around Wisconsinite Alex Schaaf -- will put out a new EP later this month. Today, we've got the title track from that release, a pleasant,…   Read Story »
For Sunday's recap and photos, click here. For Saturday's recap and photos, click here. Friday's recap below... 12:00 p.m. @ The Playstation Stage: First Aid Kit I eased into Lollapalooza's…   Read Story »
Lollapalooza takes over Chicago's Grant Park this weekend, with a three-day line-up topped off by headliners like Black Sabbath and Jack White, plus highly anticipated sets by the likes of Frank…   Read Story »
Those familiar with Barsuk won't be surprised by its roster's inclusion of Yellow Ostrich, and indie outfit built around the voice of Wisconsinite Alex Schaaf. The music on their debut, The Mistress,…   Read Story »