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The Anniversary

Dark Was The Night Turns 10

Indie had a big year in 2009. As the first decade of the century drew to a close, there was a slew of major releases…
Ryan Leas | February 15, 2019 - 10:55 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Those of us on the East Coast are about to spend the weekend buried in snow, scared to leave our domicile because nobody knows how…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2016 - 11:56 am

Premature Evaluation

Beirut The Rip Tide Premature Evaluation

On first listen, Beirut's third full-length, the first since 2007's The Flying Club Cup, glides by almost too easily. The more time you spend with…
Stereogum | July 5, 2011 - 1:23 pm

More Beirut stories

Beirut – “Landslide” Video

It's been a while since we've heard from blog-rock veteran Zach Condon, but he is about to return with a new album full of angelic…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2019 - 10:37 am

Beirut – “Corfu”

Beirut, the globetrotting cosmopolitan pop project led by Zach Condon, are returning early next year with Gallipoli, their first new album since 2015's No No
Peter Helman | October 26, 2018 - 12:59 pm

Beirut – “Gallipoli”

Beirut have announced a new album, Gallipoli, their first new album since 2015's No No No. When it comes out early next year, it'll…
James Rettig | October 22, 2018 - 11:13 am

Sufjan Stevens Playing Show With Members Of Beirut, Mouse On Mars, & Oneida

Sufjan Stevens is performing a special collaborative show with Benjamin Lanz of Beirut and the National, Jan St. Werner of Mouse On Mars, and Oneida's…
Peter Helman | February 7, 2017 - 7:42 pm

LNZNDRF – “Future You” Video

LNZNDRF is the side project from the National’s Scott and Bryan Devendorf plus Beirut's Ben Lanz. Just a quick month after announcing their self-titled debut
Collin Robinson | February 19, 2016 - 12:56 pm

Beirut – “Perth” Video

With a blizzard getting ready to annihilate the entire East Coast, it's nice to get a reminder that this bullshit-ass weather will eventually end. So…
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2016 - 11:17 am

The National Side Project LNZNDRF Announce Debut Album

LNZNDRF is the new project from the National's Scott and Bryan Devendorf and Beirut's Ben Lanz. They'll released their self-titled debut via 4AD next month,…
James Rettig | January 12, 2016 - 12:22 pm

Watch Beirut Play A Soothing “So Allowed” On Conan

Last month, Beirut ended a long break between albums when they released the new LP No No No, and they've been on the late-night circuit…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 9:18 am

Watch The Surprise All-Star Musical Finale Of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Premiere

As you could probably tell from the deafening thunder of hype, Stephen Colbert took over for David Letterman as the host of the Late Show
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 9:06 am

Beirut – “Gibraltar” Video

Beirut announced their return a few months ago by sharing "No No No," the title track from their first album since 2011's The Rip Tide.
Caitlin White | August 18, 2015 - 10:14 am

Watch Beirut Play “No No No” On Seth Meyers

Next month, Beirut are set to return with No No No, their first album in four years. And last night, they were the musical guests…
Tom Breihan | August 11, 2015 - 8:28 am

Beirut – “No No No” Video

Beirut's first album in four years, No No No, will be out in September. They shared the title track along with the album details a…
Caitlin White | June 18, 2015 - 10:08 am

Beirut – “No No No”

Beirut are back this fall with No No No, Zach Condon and company's first album since 2011's The Rip Tide, and today they've shared the…
Chris DeVille | June 1, 2015 - 12:11 pm
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