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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Mas Ysa Seraph

Some weeks, the new-release calendar tops out at "pretty good," and this is one of those weeks. I really don't understand how shit like this…
Tom Breihan | July 21, 2015 - 3:55 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I don't know if you guys knew this, but there are 17 new Beyoncé videos this week. A lot of them are awesome, too. In…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2013 - 1:42 pm

More Mas Ysa stories

Watch Mas Ysa’s Untitled EP Film Featuring Lena Dunham

Mas Ysa released a new Untitled EP today, and it's accompanied by a short film that was directed by Dan Shapiro and conceived of by…
James Rettig | September 8, 2017 - 10:16 am

Stream Mas Ysa Untitled EP

It's been a while since we've heard from Thomas Arsenault's Mas Ysa project -- his last full-length, Seraph, was our Album Of The Week back…
James Rettig | September 8, 2017 - 12:06 am

Mas Ysa – “Face”

A couple of years ago, Thomas Arsenault, the rootless singer and producer who records under the name Mas Ysa, pulled down an Album Of The…
Tom Breihan | March 28, 2017 - 12:13 pm

Julianna Barwick – “Same” (Feat. Mas Ysa) Video

Just last week, Julianna Barwick released her brand new album, Will. We've shared tracks from the record, including "Nebula," and now we have a video…
Zac Gelfand | May 11, 2016 - 2:42 pm

Julianna Barwick – “Same” (Feat. Mas Ysa)

Julianna Barwick's music recalls landscapes; impossibly tall mountains, deep green forests, glaciers cracking and sinking below the ocean's surface. Her last album -- 2013's Nepenthe
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 6, 2016 - 2:54 pm

Mas Ysa – “WWW (Champion),” “Gates,” & “RSLW2011″

Electro-acoustic singer-songwriter Thomas Arsenault, who records as Mas Ysa and snagged an Album Of The Week nod back in July for his debut LP Seraph,…
Peter Helman | January 21, 2016 - 7:53 pm

Mas Ysa – “Margarita” Video

Mas Ysa has shared a video for "Margarita," a track off his new record and Album Of The Week honoree Seraph. It was filmed on…
James Rettig | July 28, 2015 - 10:29 am

Mas Ysa – “Arrows”

Next month, the emotive producer Thomas Arsenault, who records as Mas Ysa, will release his layered and lovely debut album Seraph. We've already posted "Margarita,"
Tom Breihan | June 23, 2015 - 12:24 pm

Mas Ysa – “Gun” (Feat. Hundred Waters’ Nicole Miglis)

Next month, Mas Ysa will release his debut full-length, Seraph. So far, we've heard two tracks from it -- "Look Up" and "Margarita" -- that…
James Rettig | June 4, 2015 - 10:59 am

Mas Ysa – “Margarita (Delorean Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Thomas Arsenault wrote "Margarita" as a towering New Wave tribute to his mom, but when Delorean got their hands on the Mas Ysa track, they…
Chris DeVille | May 29, 2015 - 9:59 am

Mas Ysa – “Margarita”

Mas Ysa released his melodramatic and extremely satisfying debut single "Why" in the back half of 2013, followed that up with last year's Worth EP,…
James Rettig | May 12, 2015 - 10:00 am

Mas Ysa – “Look Up”

Mas Ysa, aka experimental singer-songwriter Thomas Arsenault, is back with a new single called "Look Up," his first new material since last year's Worth EP.
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2015 - 4:52 pm

Delorean – “Unhold (Mas Ysa Remix)” (Feat. Caroline Polachek)

Delorean's virtual-kidnapping-postponed tour in support of last year's Apar is up and running. To herald their arrival stateside, the band has released a pair of…
Chris DeVille | January 30, 2014 - 12:58 pm

Mas Ysa – “Years”

Thomas Arsenault, the upstate New York-based singer-songwriter who records as Mas Ysa, will release his debut EP Worth next month, and we've already posted his…
Tom Breihan | January 15, 2014 - 11:24 am