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The Anniversary

Bitte Orca Turns 10

Of all the big albums that came out in 2009, Bitte Orca might be the one that came the most out of left-field. The music…
James Rettig | June 7, 2019 - 10:53 am

The Anniversary

Dark Was The Night Turns 10

Indie had a big year in 2009. As the first decade of the century drew to a close, there was a slew of major releases…
Ryan Leas | February 15, 2019 - 10:55 am

2017 In Review

The New Old Guard: The Return (And State Of) ’00s Indie In 2017

By the end of 2016, it was easy to feel overwhelmed by what had occurred in the music world. The major releases had arrived furiously,…
Ryan Leas | December 20, 2017 - 9:40 am

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Gemma – “Only One”

Gemma is an effervescent, multi-instrumental synth-pop duo composed of vocalist Felicia Douglass and producer Erik Gundel. Douglass has kept busy since Gemma’s debut album, 2015’s…
Connor Duffey | March 6, 2019 - 10:02 am

Dirty Projectors – “I Feel Energy” (Feat. Amber Mark)

Tomorrow, Dave Longstreth is releasing the latest Dirty Projectors album, Lamp Lit Prose, which marks a return to a more collaborative spirit compared to last…
James Rettig | July 12, 2018 - 4:02 pm

Dirty Projectors – “That’s A Lifestyle” Video

"Break-Thru," the lead single from Dirty Projectors' new album Lamp Lit Prose, was polarizing to say the least. One thing we can all agree on…
Chris DeVille | June 14, 2018 - 10:24 am

Dirty Projectors – “Break-Thru” Video

Dirty Projectors returned from a five-year absence last year with a knotty and deeply personal self-titled LP that redefined the band as a David Longstreth…
Chris DeVille | May 2, 2018 - 10:37 am

New Dirty Projectors Release Lamp Lit Prose Revealed By Shazam

Ah, another rollout foiled by Shazam. This time, the music identification app has revealed that Dirty Projectors have a new release out later this year,…
James Rettig | April 18, 2018 - 10:18 am

Dirty Projectors Tease New Music With Tour Announcement

Earlier this week, Dave Longstreth announced the first full-fledged Dirty Projectors tour since releasing that self-titled album last year. His touring bandmates will include Nat…
James Rettig | March 9, 2018 - 1:55 pm

Dirty Projectors – “Up In Hudson” Video

Earlier this year, Dave Longstreth released a new self-titled (mostly) solo Dirty Projectors album, and today he's shared a video for the sprawling "Up In
James Rettig | November 30, 2017 - 11:00 am

The Anniversary

Rise Above Turns 10

On the surface, its concept bordered on kitsch: a Yale-educated Brooklyn indie rocker was writing an album of "re-imagined" songs from Black Flag’s 1981 debut…
Lindsey Rhoades | September 11, 2017 - 1:33 pm

Dirty Projectors Play New Album In Full At First Show In Four Years

Dirty Projectors played the opening night of Brooklyn's Northside Festival last night and performed their new self-titled album in full, though not in order. As…
James Rettig | June 9, 2017 - 10:05 am


The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

Watch Dirty Projectors Play The Tonight Show With The Roots, D∆WN, & Tyondai Braxton

Dave Longstreth may have reinvented Dirty Projectors as a solo project on the new self-titled album, but that doesn't mean he's rolling solo these days.
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2017 - 8:52 am

Amber Coffman – “No Coffee”

Earlier this week, Amber Coffman gave Stereogum a statement about her departure from Dirty Projectors, saying "it was never my intention or wish to leave…
Scott Lapatine | March 31, 2017 - 12:05 am
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