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Band To Watch: Freelance Whales

With the nature of tips we've received on Freelance Whales -- both from the wide array of tipster-types (industry kids, concert goers, streetwalkers catching them…
Amrit Singh | September 30, 2009 - 11:30 am

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Freelance Whales – “Locked Out”

New York indie-pop orchestrators Freelance Whales have just announced plans to release their sophomore album. The band recorded Diluvia with Vampire Weekend producer Shane Stoneback,…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2012 - 2:03 pm

Bonnaroo 2011 Photos: Thursday & Friday

The 10th annual 'Roo is underway. Here are Randy Cremean's great pics of some of the notable sets from the first two days of this…
Scott Lapatine | June 11, 2011 - 3:28 pm

Freelance Whales – “Enzymes”

The latest single in the Green Label Sound series is from BTW Freelance Whales. I'm not sure if this is one of the Emery Dobyns-produced…
jessica | October 14, 2010 - 6:07 pm

@FreelanceWhales Soundtrack #NewTwitter Promo

Twitter started rolling out the new version of its website last week. Not everyone gets to see it yet, but the company did release a…
jessica | September 20, 2010 - 5:39 pm

Freelance Whales – “Hannah” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

BTW Freelance Whales songs always mix electronic and analog, but the way the synth mixes with harmonium on "Hannah" is particularly warm and bubbly. Vocalist…
jessica | September 13, 2010 - 10:52 am

Freelance Whales – “Generator ^ Second Floor” Video

While the buskers of BTW Freelance Whales offered up a stopgap clip for Weathervanes standout "Generator ^ Second Floor" via live studio video, the real thing…
Amrit Singh | April 8, 2010 - 4:32 pm

SXSW 2010: Wednesday In Photos

Here's a tip if you're going to one of these industry festival type things: If IAMSOUND is having a party, you should attend that party.
Amrit Singh | March 18, 2010 - 6:59 pm

Freelance Whales – “Generator ^ First Floor (Aislyn Remix)”

Last time we checked in with Band To Watch Freelance Whales, they were changing up some of their tracks for a studio performance at Grand…
jessica | March 16, 2010 - 1:19 pm

Freelance Whales – “Generator ^ Second Floor” (Live At Grand Street Recording) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Recent Band To Watch Freelance Whales set up in Grand Street Recording for a cozy-looking session. They recorded "Generator ^ Second Floor" in the studio's…
jessica | February 26, 2010 - 10:37 am

CMJ ’09: Thursday In Photos

On Thursday at CMJ the xx played theIr 66th and 67th shows of the week -- one at the Apple Store SoHo, another as the…
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2009 - 11:27 am

CMJ ’09: Wednesday In Photos

As far as full-on noon-to-2AM marathon set hunting goes, Wednesday's spread won't be topped this year. In addition to bringing us memorable sets from two…
Amrit Singh | October 23, 2009 - 11:30 am