Featured Palberta stories


Palberta Find Harmony In The Chaos

Picture it: a post-quarantine, early autumn afternoon, sun shining in waves across rolling green hills. Reunited friends, both human and animal, frolic together in piles…
Loren DiBlasi | October 6, 2020 - 10:52 am

Concert Review

Photos: 38 Bands Say Goodbye To Death By Audio

Williamsburg DIY venue Death By Audio, which became a staple in the Brooklyn scene after opening in 2007, has now closed its doors for the
Peter Helman | November 24, 2014 - 11:26 am

More Palberta stories

Palberta – “Something In The Way”

The experimental New York rock trio Palberta released their most recent album, Roach Goin' Down, in 2018. Since then, one of its members, Lily Konigsberg,…
James Rettig | August 5, 2020 - 1:01 pm

Stream Lily & Horn Horse’s Republicans For Bernie EP

Lily Konigsberg has been on a roll this year. A couple months ago, she put out a great new EP under her own name, It's
James Rettig | May 26, 2020 - 4:40 pm

Lily & Horn Horse – “Balloon”

Just last week, Palberta's Lily Konigsberg released a new solo EP, the great and versatile It's Just Like All The Clouds. She's already got another…
James Rettig | March 18, 2020 - 9:52 am

Bambara – “Sing Me To The Street”

Bambara is an Athens, Georgia-born band, formulated by brothers Reid and Blaze Bateh along with bassist William Brookshire in 2012. Though the trio is now…
Keely Quinlan | December 3, 2019 - 9:34 am

Stream Lily Konigsberg 4 picture tear

Lily Konigsberg is a member of the bands Palberta and Lily And Horn Horse. We named the latter one of the 40 Best New Bands
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 27, 2018 - 11:36 am


The Cradle – “Sweet Dreams” (Feat. Lily Konigsberg & Anina Ivry-Bloc)

Paco Cathcart's music finds space in the cracks between documenting the everyday and exploring the otherwordly. Working under the moniker the Cradle, the Brooklyn-based musician…
Sara Nuta | June 18, 2018 - 9:55 am


Palberta – “Roach Goin’ Down”

Over the last few years, Palberta has mastered the art of the bitesize. Their specialty is snapshot tracks that would come across like sketches if…
James Rettig | April 3, 2018 - 11:09 am

Wharf Cat Records Announces ACLU Benefit Comp With Merchandise, The Men, Weeping Icon, Pop. 1280, & More

Wharf Cat Records will release a 2xLP compilation benefitting the American Civil Liberties Union this spring. At Ad Hoc, Wharf Cat's Michelle Nigro explains how…
Chris DeVille | February 28, 2018 - 3:36 pm


Lily And Horn Horse – “Scumbag’s Apprentice”

A few weeks ago, Lily And Horn Horse -- the collaborative project of Palberta’s Lily Konigsberg and Matt Norman (who records as Horn Horse) --…
James Rettig | September 1, 2017 - 11:29 am

Lily And Horn Horse – “Next To Me”

Lily And Horn Horse is the collaborative project of Palberta's Lily Konigsberg and Matt Norman (who records as Horn Horse), and earlier this year they…
James Rettig | August 9, 2017 - 12:01 pm


Lily And Horn Horse – “George Jones’ Greatest Hits,” “Dancing In The Tubes,” & “Today”

Lily Konigsberg is a member of the experimental punk band Palberta and Matt Norman performs as Horn Horse, and together they formed a group called…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 14, 2017 - 12:50 pm

Palberta – “Filling Empty/Jaws” Video

Palberta's new album, Bye Bye Berta, comes out at the end of the week, and today they've shared a video that features two tracks from…
James Rettig | February 8, 2017 - 11:09 am

Palberta – “Why Didn’t I”

Palberta's new full-length, Bye Bye Berta, comes out next month, and we've heard a few tracks from it already, "Ode To Honey" and "She Feels
James Rettig | January 6, 2017 - 3:47 pm


Palberta – “She Feels That Way”

Palberta's music recalls the work of the Swiss-German artist and musician Paul Klee. Despite having a fine arts education, Klee was known around the turn…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 20, 2016 - 12:08 pm