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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We can all surely agree that this is the most important and exciting week of the year because, of course, THE ROCK & ROLL HALL…
Stereogum | April 8, 2016 - 6:08 pm

The 2013 Experience

The Year In Unconventional Album Launches, From artRave to Indiegogo To SNL

The literary giant Alexis Krauss said it best: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. From big-budget campaigns to no-budget…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2013 - 10:21 am

More Deakin stories

Avey Tare Shares Eucalyptus Remixes By All 3 Animal Collective Bandmates

Animal Collective co-leader Avey Tare released his latest solo LP Eucalyptus last year; read our interview all about it! Today he's back with news of…
Chris DeVille | July 3, 2018 - 10:13 am

M83 – “Go! (Animal Collective / Deakin Remix)”

One of the stranger, more memorable songs from M83's 2016 album Junk is "Go!," on which Anthony Gonzalez gets help from rising pop force Mai…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 11:55 am

Deakin – “Harpy (Blue)”

Animal Collective member Josh Dibb, better known as Deakin, is proving to be a versatile dude. After announcing a DJ tour along with the rest…
Collin Robinson | June 10, 2016 - 1:34 pm

Stream Deakin’s Debut Solo Album Sleep Cycle

Earlier this year, we reported that the part-time Animal Collective member Deakin was working on his first-ever solo album. And today, Deakin has announced that…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2016 - 10:17 am

Animal Collective’s Deakin Preps Solo Album

Animal Collective's Deakin has supposedly been working on a solo album for years now, but those infrequent but persistent reports have yet to yield anything…
Peter Helman | January 2, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Hear “Michael, Remember,” Animal Collective’s First Jam Of 2015

Animal Collective's next album is finished, and on a recent AnCo message board thread, Spacemen 3's Pete "Sonic Boom" Kember noted that it's a "super…
Chris DeVille | October 30, 2015 - 4:05 pm

Hear Sonic Youth’s “Creepers & Climbers,” Previously Heard Only By Plants

Plants are living things too, right? So why shouldn't they get music just like the rest of us? That's the goal of artist Peter Coffin,…
James Rettig | August 22, 2014 - 7:45 pm

All Your Favorite Members Of Animal Collective (Except Panda Bear) Announce DJ Tour

This fall, Animal Collective are embarking on a DJ tour across America (sans Panda Bear, who will be touring solo and possibly working on an
Peter Helman | July 30, 2014 - 3:41 pm

AnCo’s Deakin Promises Centipede Hz Will Be Weird

In what is either great news or terrible news, depending on where you stand on Animal Collective circa 2012, the now-back-in-the-fold Animal Collective guitarist Josh…
Corban Goble | June 15, 2012 - 12:53 pm

Stereogum CMJ Parties 2011: Titus Andronicus, Animal Collective’s Geologist & Deakin, Twin Sister, More

Next week, NYC's streets will be teeming with a mix of earnest collegiate indie rock aficionados and grizzled music biz veterans. There will be wonderful…
Amrit Singh | October 10, 2011 - 4:46 pm

Stream Animal Collective Keep Mixtape

We've spoken about Animal Collective's sneakers and the related Keep mixtape. Unlike the lengthy various artist ATP mix, the Keep tape features just four previously…
Brandon Stosuy | March 28, 2011 - 9:17 am

Deakin Rejoins Animal Collective

After a sabbatical that saw him miss Animal Collective's biggest crossover to date via Merriweather Post Pavilion, Josh "Deakin" Dibbs has officially returned to the…
Amrit Singh | November 30, 2010 - 10:27 am

Deakin @ Eagle Rock Center Of The Arts, Los Angeles 3/21/10

Back from Mali, Deakin performed a sold out solo show at L.A.'s Eagle Rock Center Of The Arts on Sunday, the night before ODDSAC premiered…
Brandon Stosuy | March 23, 2010 - 10:10 am