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Progress Report: Black Dice

Name: Black Dice Progress Report: The stalwarts of noise-rock experimentalism ready the release of Mr. Impossible this spring. Black Dice have been…
T. Cole Rachel | February 21, 2012 - 1:44 pm

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Black Dice – “Big Deal”

Black Dice haven't released any music since 2012's Mr. Impossible, but that's about to change. As Pitchfork points out, the New York experimentalists are returning…
Peter Helman | June 28, 2016 - 8:08 pm

Boston Hassle Fest 5 In Words And Photos

This all feels like a milestone, Dan Shea tells me. We're sitting in a back room of the Elk's Lodge basement, a dungeon-esque place with…
Miles Bowe | November 11, 2013 - 2:26 pm

Eric Copeland – “Cheap Treats” Video

One of the best surprises of 2013 was hearing Eric Copeland making jams again for DFA, which has been easing back into more experimental releases.
Miles Bowe | October 22, 2013 - 3:55 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

Black Dice – “Rodriguez” Video

Here's the video for Black Dice's Mr. Impossible cut "Rodriguez," a clip that certainly inhabits their color-bleeding, data-moshy aesthetic. The band directs. Watch it below.
Corban Goble | May 3, 2012 - 9:55 am

BI – “Tuf Jak”

Black Dice's Eric Copeland has a new project called BI, which also includes the former Ariel Pink/Glass Candy sideman Jimmy Hey. The duo's first single…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2012 - 9:23 am

Black Dice – “Pinball Wizard”

"Pinball Wizard," the new song from NYC art-music freaks Black Dice, spends two-thirds of its running time sounding like a spy-moving soundtrack performed on a…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2012 - 12:23 pm

Domino/Ribbon’s Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine Has Unreleased Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs For Record Store Day

For Record Store Day (April 21), Domino and Ribbon will put out the multi-media Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine, a release that combines a 24-page zine…
Corban Goble | February 24, 2012 - 1:41 pm

Trailer Trash Tracys – “Candy Girl (Black Dice Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Ester, the first album from the bent British indie-pop crew Trailer Trash Tracys, has finally arrived on our shores. And to mark the occasion, we've…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2012 - 12:22 pm

Black Dice – “Pigs”

NYC experimentalists Black Dice have announced their sixth full-length, Mr. Impossible, due this April via the Domino Records-affiliated Ribbon Music label. Its first single, "Pigs,"
Amrit Singh | January 9, 2012 - 12:26 pm

Wooden Shjips – “Lazy Bones” Video (Directed By Black Dice)

Brooklyn art-music crew Black Dice have directed the newest video for San Fransisco space-rock stompers Wooden Shjips. Black Dice's clip for "Lazy Bones" is a…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2011 - 5:54 pm

!!! – “AM/FM” Video

!!!'s slithery first single "AM/FM" now has a video. The bright backgrounds may remind you of Neneh Cherry's "Buffalo Stance" video, which is never a…
jessica | July 6, 2010 - 2:17 pm

ATP NY 2009: Wayne’s World

Our second year at Kutsher's was rainier than the first, but that didn't matter so much to us or, seemingly, the other attendees: If anything,…
Brandon Stosuy | September 14, 2009 - 10:42 am

Animal Collective @ Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn 8/14/09

Animal Collective thought it was awesome playing their two-show stint to close out this year's Celebrate Brooklyn music series in Prospect Park this weekend. I…
Amrit Singh | August 17, 2009 - 2:10 am