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Monthly Mix

Stereogum Monthly Mix: April 2013

After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix -- MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. -- in March we finally came upon a…
Amrit Singh | April 30, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I can't imagine any of the artists on this week's list had huge budgets to play around. Even Santigold, the one who could've presumably commanded…
Tom Breihan | January 18, 2013 - 10:05 am

Progress Report

Progress Report: Dan Deacon

Name: Dan Deacon Progress Report: Baltimore’s favorite experimentalist opens up about his new record … and also tells us a bunch of lies. …
Corban Goble | February 2, 2012 - 11:42 am

More Dan Deacon stories

Jarvis Cocker, Kevin Shields To Play Sigur Ròs’ Iceland Festival

Later this year, during the week between Christmas and New Years, Sigur Ròs will play their first shows in five years in their Icelandic homeleand.
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2017 - 10:16 am

Dan Deacon Soundtracks New Documentary With Theremins Controlled By Rats

Rat Film is a new experimental documentary directed by Theo Anthony that explores the history of Baltimore through its rat population, and he got noted…
James Rettig | September 14, 2017 - 10:30 am

Caption Contest

Scott Lapatine | April 20, 2017 - 1:26 pm

Preview The New Ballet Scored By Dan Deacon

Music from Dan Deacon's 2012 album America is being used to score The Times Are Racing, a new ballet choreographed by Justin Peck for the…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2017 - 9:42 pm

Sigur Rós Shows With LA Philharmonic To Feature Arrangements By Dan Deacon, Owen Pallett, Nico Mulhy, Anna Meredith

Last month Sigur Rós announced an extensive tour for later this year that, like their extensive tour from last year, will find them performing at…
Pranav Trewn | January 17, 2017 - 1:06 pm

Dan Deacon Collaborates With New York City Ballet

Compositions from Dan Deacon's 2012 album America will be used to accompany a new ballet, The Times Are Racing, that was choreographed by Justin Peck…
James Rettig | January 17, 2017 - 12:07 pm


Dan Deacon – “Opal Toad Segment”

New York label Dymaxion Groove is releasing a compilation this month celebrating music performed on experimental instruments. I Said No Doctors! features Silver Apples, Gastr…
Chris DeVille | January 3, 2017 - 9:16 am

Primus, Tycho, Tune-Yards, Dan Deacon Playing Oakland Fire Relief Benefit Next Week

In the wake of last weekend's tragic warehouse fire in Oakland, Bay Area promoters Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment are organizing a special benefit…
Peter Helman | December 8, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Dirty Projectors – “Keep Your Name” Video

Dirty Projectors just released a video for their new single "Keep Your Name." It's the band's first song since 2012's Swing Lo Magellan and accompanying…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 22, 2016 - 5:24 pm

Dan Deacon Pranks Barenaked Ladies With Flowers From Hoobastank

During a show at Baltimore's Pier Six Pavilion back in June, Barenaked Ladies' stage banter included a little lighthearted smack talk about fellow '90s rockers…
Peter Helman | September 8, 2016 - 6:54 pm

Dan Deacon – “Change Your Life (You Can Do It)” Video

Dan Deacon has been playing the inspirational track "Change Your Life (You Can Do It)" live for awhile now, and today he debuted a recorded…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 7, 2016 - 10:17 am

Dan Deacon Will Open For Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz On Tour

Miley Cyrus is very, very serious about letting the world know that she is going full freak right now. She worked with the Flaming Lips…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2015 - 12:39 pm

Stereogum At Life Is Beautiful 2015: Toyota Den Portraits

Stereogum attended Life Is Beautiful in Downtown Las Vegas over the weekend, where we hosted more than a dozen acts with Spin and Vibe in…
Stereogum | September 28, 2015 - 5:35 pm

Artist Portraits From Outside Lands 2015

This weekend marked Outside Lands' eighth year taking over the Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. Headliners this year included Elton John, the Black Keys,…
Stereogum | August 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm

Stream Translational Drifts: Moogfest Volume 1 Feat. Dan Deacon, YACHT, Julianna Barwick, & More Covering Electronic Music Influencers

Moogfest took this year off as they prepared to move to their new home of Durham, North Carolina after being nudged out of Asheville. But…
James Rettig | July 14, 2015 - 5:06 pm
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