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Progress Report: Simian Mobile Disco

Name: Simian Mobile Disco Progress Report: James Ford and Jas Shaw talk about the making of Unpatterns and the complexities of touring as an…
Corban Goble | June 14, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The video I keep thinking about this week isn't one of the ones on this list; it's "Ill Manors," from the British rapper Plan B,…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2012 - 2:41 pm

Straight To Video

The 10 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's clips from Arcade Fire, Rokysopp, Simian Mobile Disco, No Joy, and White Lies show off what's possible when your videos don't have to…
jessica | November 19, 2010 - 4:56 pm

More Simian Mobile Disco stories

Simian Mobile Disco Cancel Tour As Member Receives Treatment For Rare Disease

This spring, the long-running British dance duo Simian Mobile Disco will producer Murmurations, their latest album. Unfortunately, though, they won't be able to tour behind…
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2018 - 9:41 am

Simian Mobile Disco – “Caught In A Wave” Video

Simian Mobile Disco will release their fifth album Murmurations in the spring. In order to make the album, James Ford and Jas Shaw collaborated with…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 21, 2018 - 10:20 am

Members Of Caribou, Hot Chip, Junior Boys Team Up To Score 1973 Film

The 1973 movie Tactus Tempus had an experimental-at-the-time all-synth score from composer Frank McCarty. And now, members of some of our finest synth-based acts --…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2017 - 10:44 am

Simian Mobile Disco – “Far Away From A Distance”

UK electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco are following up 2014's spacey Whorl with a new album called Welcome To Sideways, which they describe in a…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2016 - 6:37 pm

Stream Simian Mobile Disco Whorl

The British dance duo Simian Mobile Disco recorded Whorl, their new album, live, in real time, at an outdoor venue in the California desert. Both…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2014 - 9:52 am

Simian Mobile Disco – “Dervish”

Earlier this year, Simian Mobile Disco announced their plans to strip their dance music to its rawest elements -- their new album, Whorl, would be…
Miles Bowe | July 29, 2014 - 3:48 pm

Simian Mobile Disco – “Tangents” Video

A few weeks ago we heard "Tangents," the pulsating new song from Simian Mobile Disco's upcoming fourth album, and now there are some interesting visuals…
James Rettig | July 16, 2014 - 12:27 pm

Simian Mobile Disco – “Tangents (Radio Edit)”

British electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco live up to the "mobile" fragment of their name. Known for their analog production style, they recorded their fourth…
Sadaaf Mamoon | July 1, 2014 - 11:40 am

Watch A Teaser For Simian Mobile Disco’s New Album Whorl, Recorded Live In The Desert

You don't necessarily think of dance music as a live medium, but the two members of the British duo Simian Mobile Disco might beg to…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2014 - 10:15 am

Simian Mobile Disco – “Snake Bile Wine” Video

With last year's "Tong Zi Dan," Simian Mobile Disco resumed their trend of making songs inspired by obscure dishes from around the world -- which…
Miles Bowe | January 27, 2014 - 10:43 am

Trent Reznor Shares Nine Inch Nails’ Seed Eight (Remix 2014 EP), Will Score Gone Girl

Today is launch day for Beats Music, the new streaming music service for which Trent Reznor serves as creative chief. (Read our impressions of the…
Scott Lapatine | January 21, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Simian Mobile Disco – “Tong Zi Dan”

Simian Mobile Disco's 2010 album Delicacies named each of its tracks after obscure food dishes like some mash up of techno and Bizarre Foods With
Miles Bowe | October 7, 2013 - 10:47 am

Simian Mobile Disco & Bicep – “Sacrifice” Video

Simian Mobile Disco and fellow electronic duo Bicep link up for the house-imbued "Sacrifice." The video is equally as soothing as the cut, a rolling…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 28, 2013 - 5:29 pm

S.S. Coachella Jamaica Diary & Photos

The S.S. Coachella sailed from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Jamaica and back between 12/19 and 12/23, along the way featuring performances from Pulp, Hot Chip,
Andrew Youssef | December 26, 2012 - 3:15 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A…
Aaron Lariviere | September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm
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