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Interview

The Wanderer: The Searching, Expansive Career Of Dan Boeckner

Dan Boeckner has one of those voices. He speaks, and it's low and worn and gravelly, the sound of someone who's been around, who has…
Ryan Leas | October 6, 2016 - 12:55 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2012

Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2012 - 3:48 pm

Listomania

The 10 Most NSFW Videos Of 2011

Almost none of us are at work this week, so almost none of us are getting fired. And with the holidays coming to an end,…
Tom Breihan | December 27, 2011 - 2:32 pm

More Handsome Furs stories

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2012

Each September, we recognize 40 new bands we look forward to listening to for years to come. And each December, we salute the veterans who've…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2012 - 3:48 pm

Preview Music From Divine Fits (Britt Daniel, Dan Boeckner, & Sam Brown)

A couple weeks ago, we witnessed that Spoon's Britt Daniel, the Handsome Furs' Dan Boeckner and New Bomb Turks drummer Sam Brown would be teaming…
Corban Goble | May 31, 2012 - 4:17 pm

Britt Daniel, Dan Boeckner & Sam Brown Are Divine Fits

Four days ago, Handsome Furs announced their breakup. But Dan Boeckner, the Wolf Parade co-leader who made up half of that duo, didn't take too…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2012 - 11:31 am

Handsome Furs Break Up

Handsome Furs, the duo of Wolf Parade co-leader Dan Boeckner and his wife Alexi Perry, are no more. The band announced their breakup on their
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2012 - 9:14 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We didn't do one of these last week, on account of the holiday and all, which leaves us a whole lot to choose from this…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2011 - 3:36 pm

Handsome Furs – “Serve The People” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

It seems like we've seen a lot of music videos lately featuring kids wiling out -- here's one -- but the clip for Handsome Furs'
Corban Goble | December 1, 2011 - 3:52 pm

Handsome Furs – “What About Us” Video (NSFW, Stereogum Premiere)

Scott Coffey put together a pretty excellent (highly NSFW) video for Handsome Furs' "What About Us." Coffey, who's clearly drawn to couplings, previously directed Wolf…
Brandon Stosuy | July 7, 2011 - 12:51 pm

Handsome Furs – “Repatriated”

"Repatriated" follows "What About Us" in the roll-out of Handsome Furs' third album Sound Kapital, the first HF collection written entirely on keyboards. It's not…
Brandon Stosuy | May 23, 2011 - 2:01 pm

Handsome Furs – “What About Us”

"What About Us" is the first public sample of Handsome Furs' forthcoming Sound Kapital. As you likely noticed, Dan Boeckner and Alexei Perry are still…
Brandon Stosuy | April 13, 2011 - 3:48 pm

Handsome Furs Do “Evangeline” And “Legal Tender” Live In Minneapolis

There isn't a couple in indie rock that exudes more sexual energy than Dan Boeckner and Alexei Perry. (Sorry, Death Cab For Zooey.) With their…
Amrit Singh | March 31, 2009 - 11:19 am

SXSW 2009: Friday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy On Friday we shook off the early-morning cobwebs and made a beeline to the Pitchfork/Windish Bash in time to…
Brandon Stosuy | March 22, 2009 - 12:09 pm

New Handsome Furs Video – “I’m Confused”

Dan Boeckner and Alexei Perry had a lot of fun with their half-naked Face Control promo pics. The duo bring a similar energy to the…
Brandon Stosuy | March 11, 2009 - 9:42 am

Love Bites: Stereogum’s Anti-Valentine’s Day Mix

Valentine's Day is one of those holidays you might not pay too much attention to if you're in the midst of a really good relationship…
Brandon Stosuy | February 13, 2009 - 2:03 pm
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