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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, but for the most part this week's best singles aren't the ideal soundtrack for your cookout. (Speaking of which:…
Chris DeVille | May 22, 2015 - 2:28 pm

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best New Pornographers Songs

By 2000, American fans of indie music had become well accustomed to great acts bussed in from Canada. From the emphatic brilliance of the criminally…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | October 11, 2013 - 1:03 pm

Counting Down

Destroyer Albums From Worst To Best

Though it is easy to imagine him recoiling in horror from the appellation, Dan Bejar is quintessentially a songwriter's songwriter. All through the back rooms…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | April 12, 2013 - 12:43 pm

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Destroyer – “Tinseltown Swimming In Blood” Video

Dan Bejar is returning next month with a new Destroyer album called ken, and we've already heard the excellent lead single "Sky's Grey." Now he's…
Peter Helman | September 13, 2017 - 10:00 am

Amazon Has Previews Of Every Song On Destroyer’s New Album ken

Yesterday, Dan Bejar announced a new Destroyer album called ken and shared its cosmopolitan lead single "Sky's Grey." And now, we're already getting to hear…
Peter Helman | August 9, 2017 - 9:43 pm

Destroyer – “Sky’s Grey”

"I've been workin' on the new Oliver Twist!" is Dan Bejar's mantra on "Sky's Grey," the opening track and lead single from Destroyer's upcoming album…
Chris DeVille | August 8, 2017 - 10:00 am

Watch Destroyer’s Dan Bejar Play New Song “A Light Travels Down The Catwalk (Boulevard Of Sin)”

Dan Bejar, the cryptic mumbler behind Destroyer, embarked on a fall solo tour last month. He promised that he'd use the opportunity to debut some…
Peter Helman | October 18, 2016 - 10:36 pm

Destroyer’s Dan Bejar Promises New Songs On Fall Tour

The last two Destroyer albums have been immersive experiences of yacht rock and baroque pop, and both were unquestionably excellent. Yet it seems Dan Bejar…
Pranav Trewn | July 26, 2016 - 1:46 pm

9 Memorable Moments From Primavera Sound 2016 Thursday

The first thing you need to know about Primavera Sound, besides its incredible lineup and the many schedule conflicts that produces, is that it goes…
Chris DeVille | June 3, 2016 - 9:46 am

Destroyer – “My Mystery (DJ [email protected] Remix)” Video

"My Mystery" is a leftover from the recording sessions for Destroyer's most recent album, Poison Season. It's being released as a 12-inch on its own…
James Rettig | March 31, 2016 - 11:41 am

Destroyer – “Times Square” Video

A day ahead of Poison Season's release, Destroyer has shared a new video for his latest single "Times Square." Apparently, there were plans to shoot…
James Rettig | August 27, 2015 - 10:23 am

Stream Destroyer Poison Season

Four years after the great album Kaputt, Dan Bejar is back with another album of mysterious, eloquent music that doesn't seem to belong to any…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2015 - 8:34 am

Destroyer – “Times Square”

Dan Bejar's roguish, beloved Destroyer project returns later this month with the vaguely glam-rockish new concept album Poison Season, and we've already heard the early…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2015 - 11:14 am

Destroyer – “Girl In A Sling” Video

It's gotta be tough to follow up a straight-up masterpiece like Destroyer's 2011's album Kaputt, but with the badass Springsteen-esque rocker "Dream Lover," Dan Bejar…
Peter Helman | July 8, 2015 - 9:58 am

Destroyer – “Dream Lover”

It's been four years since the release of Destroyer's magnificent Kaputt, which is quite possibly the best album of his long career. Since the release…
James Rettig | May 21, 2015 - 9:07 am

Stream Hello Blue Roses WZO

Hello Blue Roses is a Vancouver-based band fronted by Daniel Bejar of Destroyer and his partner, the artist Sydney Hermant. They just released a new…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 4, 2015 - 4:24 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel, Destroyer, Lambchop Playing Merge 25 Festival

Five years ago, when the estimable North Carolina indie Merge Records turned 20, it threw itself a big anniversary festival, and now it's doing the…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 10:15 am
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