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2017 In Review

Noteworthy Movie Soundtracks From 2017

Ideally, a great movie soundtrack should be just as immersive as the film itself, whether as a result of a singular vision or good curation.
James Rettig | December 20, 2017 - 1:47 pm

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

More Dan Deacon stories


Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Riddles” Video

Last week, Ed Schrader's Music Beat released their third album, Riddles. It's a big leap for the Baltimore duo, not exclusively because Dan Deacon produced…
James Rettig | March 9, 2018 - 12:04 pm

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Riddles”

Earlier this month, Ed Schrader's Music Beat announced a new Dan Deacon-produced album, Riddles, with "Dunce" (which made our best songs of the week list),…
James Rettig | January 31, 2018 - 9:20 am

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – “Dunce” Video (Prod. Dan Deacon)

It's been four years since local Baltimore heroes and Band To Watch alums Ed Schrader's Music Beat released their last full-length, 2014's Party Jail, but…
James Rettig | January 10, 2018 - 11:31 am


Dan Deacon – “Redlining”

Dan Deacon's score for Rat Film, the new experimental documentary about Baltimore's rat population from director Theo Anthony, is unlike any of his other albums.
Peter Helman | October 4, 2017 - 10:08 am

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
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