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Progress Report: of Montreal

NAME: of Montreal PROGRESS REPORT: Prepping False Priest ("I'm back and forth between The Controller Sphere, and False Priest") the followup to Skeletal Lamping,…
jessica | January 4, 2010 - 2:40 pm

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Locate S,1 – “Owe It 2 The Girls” Video

The subtle glow cast by Christina Schneider's earlier jazz-influenced bedroom pop brightens with her new project, Locate S,1. "Owe It 2 The Girls," the first…
Julia Gray | March 31, 2018 - 1:53 pm


of Montreal – “Let’s Relate” Video

of Montreal released their fourteenth studio album, Innocence Reaches, a few weeks ago. They're about to embark on a long North American tour, and today…
James Rettig | September 1, 2016 - 10:25 am

Pillar Point – “Part Time Love” (Stereogum Premiere)

Coated by sleek retro synths, deep percussion, and radiating bass lines by of Montreal's Kevin Barnes, the new single by Pillar Point -- the current…
Cady Siregar | October 21, 2015 - 10:02 am

Watch of Montreal’s Kevin Barnes Cover “Moonage Daydream” & “Hang Onto Yourself” At MCA Chicago’s “David Bowie Is” Exhibit

David Bowie's career retrospective David Bowie Is made its U.S. debut at the Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago just about two months ago when it…
James Rettig | November 21, 2014 - 6:06 pm

of Montreal – “Sails Hermaphorditic” Video (NSFW)

The video for "Sails Hermaphroditic," a song from of Montreal's new rarities collection Daughter Of Cloud, switches back and forth between a brutal good-times rumble…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2012 - 11:14 am

Roman GianArthur – “Depraved Valet” (Feat. Kevin Barnes) (Stereogum Premiere)

Last week we posted the version of  "Hydra Fancies" that appears on We Bumped Our Heads Against The Clouds, the new Believer CD curated by…
Brandon Stosuy | July 12, 2010 - 11:22 am

of Montreal & Solange Covered Jackson 5, Susan Sarandon Spanked Pigs At The Highline Ballroom Last Night

About the most surprising thing about seeing Solange turn up at onstage with of Montreal at the band's tour opener Monday night was Kevin Barnes's…
Amrit Singh | January 27, 2010 - 9:18 am

“Harvest Moon” Becomes An Unlikely Charity Anthem

Some said Dreamin' Man -- essentially Harvest Moon Live '92 -- was a curious choice for the latest of Neil Young's Archives. But Harvest is…
Amrit Singh | January 26, 2010 - 10:54 am

Here’s 71 Seconds Of Kevin Barnes Doing A New Song Called “Enemy Gene”

We leave you today with a highly melodic, ultra-bearded peak inside the mind of of Montreal mainbrain Kevin Barnes, who today tweeted a link to…
Amrit Singh | January 20, 2010 - 5:40 pm

of Montreal @ Roseland Ballroom, NYC 10/10/08

We'd given fair warning about of Montreal's Skeletal Lamping stage setup, but we weren't prepared for all the stops they pulled out for their show…
Amrit Singh | October 13, 2008 - 5:20 am

SXSW: Saturday In Photos

This is it everybody, the last photo post of SXSW '08. That means it's time for our superlatives, so welcome to our list of the…
Amrit Singh | March 17, 2008 - 8:35 pm

SXSW: Saturday Party Picks

As far as we can tell, there are two must-see parties today. Not to be too shameless, but one of them is ours. We're not…
Amrit Singh | March 9, 2008 - 10:41 pm