Shy Girls

Featured Shy Girls stories

Essay

Indie Rock’s R&B Movement Reaches Its Saturation Point

A few years back, a critical mass of musicians started making R&B steeped in the sort of art-damaged signifiers indie rock has traditionally claimed as…
Chris DeVille | April 30, 2014 - 1:42 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

With a new Arcade Fire single released days before we heard Reflektor in its full form, there's at least one giveaway on this list. Still,…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 25, 2013 - 2:46 pm

More Shy Girls stories

Wrestlers – “Perennial” (Feat. Shy Girls) (Stereogum Premiere)

Vibrant electropop and hip-hop coalesce in "Perennial," the latest single from Houston-based electronic duo Wrestlers. The undeniably catchy track features Dan Vidmar, better known as…
Cady Siregar | September 30, 2015 - 8:58 am

Stream Shy Girls 4WZ Mixtape

Shy Girls released two tracks last week to tease his new mixtape 4WZ which is out today. "Right, Alright" is pillowy and apologetic while the…
Caitlin White | February 4, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Shy Girls – “Xhampagne” (Feat. Antwon)

Yesterday, Dan Vidmar's Shy Girls announced that his new mixtape 4WZ will drop any day now, but while we wait, here's another cut from the…
Caitlin White | January 29, 2015 - 12:56 pm

Shy Girls – “Right, Alright”

Portland-based bedroom R&B purveyor Dan Vidmar hasn't put out a new project since 2013's Timeshare EP, but he revealed to Billboard today that a new…
Caitlin White | January 28, 2015 - 1:23 pm

Shy Girls – “All For Show” (Prod. By Jagwar Ma’s Jono Ma)

Portland's Shy Girls, aka Dan Vidmar, is best known for his wispy and minimalist bedroom R&B that he showed off on last year's debut Timeshare
James Rettig | July 30, 2014 - 8:40 am

Shy Girls – “Sittin’ Up In My Room” (Brandy Cover)

Portland's Shy Girls (aka 26-year-old Dan Vidmar) has covered Brandy's "Sittin' Up In My Room," following the release of his debut EP, Timeshare. The R&B/soul…
Taylor Law | February 25, 2014 - 3:34 pm

Stream Shy Girls Timeshare EP

Shy Girls is the bedroom-R&B alias of Portland resident Dan Vidmar, and we really liked his lush and pillowy single "Second Heartbeat." Vidmar released his…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2013 - 11:50 am

Shy Girls – “Second Heartbeat” (Stereogum Premiere)

Portland isn't really a hotbed for R&B, but Dan Vidmar, aka Shy Girls, is working to re-write that truth. With "Second Heartbeat," he's unleashed a…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 22, 2013 - 12:36 pm