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2017 In Review

The Year Of Exposing Abusers

Most people who work in media will tell you that it has become increasingly difficult to keep up with the number of harassment, assault, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 6, 2017 - 10:55 am

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Matt Mondanile Addresses Sexual Misconduct Allegations In New Statement

Last year, Matt Mondanile of Ducktails and Real Estate was accused of multiple instances of sexual misconduct and harassment, including from former girlfriend Julia Holter…
James Rettig | January 25, 2018 - 4:56 pm

Ducktails Albums Removed From Streaming Services

Select Ducktails releases have been removed from streaming services following the sexual misconduct allegations against former Real Estate member Matt Mondanile. Per Pitchfork, the takedowns…
James Rettig | October 31, 2017 - 3:39 pm

Julia Holter Says Matt Mondanile Was “Emotionally Abusive” To Her

Two weeks ago, the world learned that guitarist Matt Mondanile had parted ways with Real Estate, the band he co-founded, after allegations of sexual misconduct.
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2017 - 9:19 am

Matt Mondanile Responds To Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Former Real Estate member Matt Mondanile, who records under the moniker Ducktails, has responded to sexual misconduct allegations leveraged against him earlier in the week…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 20, 2017 - 2:01 pm

More Ducktails Shows Cancelled Following Assault Accusations

More Ducktails shows have been cancelled in the wake of the sexual misconduct allegations against former Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile. Following the cancellations of…
Peter Helman | October 17, 2017 - 6:19 pm

Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Former Real Estate Guitarist Matt Mondanile Detailed

Among last week's many troubling accounts of entertainment-adjacent sexual misconduct was the news that guitarist Matt Mondanile was dismissed from Real Estate last year due…
Chris DeVille | October 16, 2017 - 2:32 pm

Ducktails Dropped From Performance In The Philippines

Ducktails have been dropped from their performance in the Philippines. After allegations of sexual misconduct surrounding former Real Estate guitarist and current Ducktails musician Matt…
Rob Arcand / Spin | October 15, 2017 - 2:33 pm

Matt Mondanile Departed Real Estate Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Former Real Estate member Matt Mondanile, who records under the moniker Ducktails, has been accused of sexual misconduct. His alleged behavior is apparently what led…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 13, 2017 - 3:02 pm

Stream Ducktails Daffy Duck In Hollywood Side B

Ducktails -- the project of former Real Estate member Matt Mondanile -- put out their most recent album, St. Catherine, in 2015. No word on…
James Rettig | April 21, 2017 - 3:53 pm

Matt Mondanile Is Leaving Real Estate

The hazy, twinkling guitar sound of Matt Mondanile has been a big part of Real Estate's music ever since the New Jersey band formed in…
Tom Breihan | May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am

Watch SNL’s Kyle Mooney Parody Nardwuar Interviewing Ducktails

While Nardwuar recovers from his recent stroke (get well soon!), we are sadly without his delightful interviews. Thankfully, Saturday Night Live cast member Kyle Mooney…
James Rettig | January 15, 2016 - 12:18 pm

Stream Driftless Recordings Driftless Ambient II (Stereogum Premiere)

Listening to ambient music is a sometimes necessary means to winding down for a while, or at least for turning the morning transit into a…
Charles Innis | December 10, 2015 - 3:02 pm

Ducktails – “Don’t Want To Let You Know” Video

Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile put out his last album as Ducktails, St. Catherine, just a few months ago, and now he's already followed it…
Peter Helman | November 22, 2015 - 12:53 pm

Here’s What Your Favorite Bands Wore For Halloween 2015

Stars: they're just like us! Which means that on October 31st, the spookiest day of the year, they don wacky clothing that they would never…
Peter Helman | November 1, 2015 - 1:36 pm