Merrill Garbus

Watch Merrill Garbus & Thao Nguyen Parody Diplo, Skrillex, & Justin Bieber

Last year, The New York Times posted a self-serious and self-serving making-of video of Justin Bieber, Diplo, and Skrillex talking about the hit song "Where
James Rettig | March 24, 2016 - 12:47 pm

tUnE-yArDs Soundtracks Google Doodle For International Women’s Day

Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs soundtracked a Google Doodle celebrating International Women's Day. In the video, a bunch of women from around the world are asked…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 8, 2016 - 2:32 pm

Sonny & The Sunsets – “Well But Strangely Hung Man” (Prod. tUnE-yArDs’ Merrill Garbus) (Stereogum Premiere)

In contrast to the garage-rock aggression of their San Francisco psych scene peers, Sonny & The Sunsets made their name on quirky yet understated gems.
Chris DeVille | March 7, 2016 - 10:07 am

Stream Thao & The Get Down Stay Down A Man Alive

Thao Nguyen's fifth album under the Get Down Stay Down moniker, A Man Alive, is perhaps her most fully-realized yet. Produced by tUnE-yArDs' Merrill Garbus,…
James Rettig | February 29, 2016 - 10:41 am

Mavis Staples – “Action” + “Jesus Lay Down Beside Me”

Mavis Staples' new album, Livin' On A High Note, comes out at the end of the week, and it looks like they're going into promotional…
James Rettig | February 16, 2016 - 1:10 pm

Watch My Morning Jacket, Merrill Garbus, & Brittany Howard Play Fallon

A few days ago, we heard a cover of Fela Kuti's "Trouble Sleep Yanga Wake Am" by My Morning Jacket featuring Merrill Garbus (of tUnE-yArDs)…
Liz Pelly | October 12, 2013 - 6:10 am

My Morning Jacket – “Trouble Sleep Yanga Wake Am” (Feat. Merrill Garbus & Brittany Howard) (Fela Kuti Cover)

The AIDS awareness group Red Hot has given us many great benefit compilations over the years, including 1993's epochal No Alternative ("Unseen Power of the
Chris DeVille | October 4, 2013 - 11:20 am