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Top 10 Bands With Members Who Don’t Play Anything

In today's Listomania, we unveil our favorite 10 bands who have a member that doesn't play or do anything, and that's no intended sleight to…
Stereogum | January 12, 2012 - 3:44 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: The Polyphonic Spree – The Fragile Army

Who wins in a cage match -- Danielson Famile, I'm From Barcelona, or the Polyphonic Spree? Daniel has the biggest reason to fight: Tim DeLaughter…
Stereogum | May 25, 2007 - 2:55 pm

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Watch St. Vincent Attempt To Identify Songs By Her Biggest Influences In A Cruel Listening Test

Annie Clark has always been open to talking about her musical influences, from Miles Davis to Steely Dan. She even got to collaborate and release…
James Rettig | August 27, 2014 - 10:41 am

The Polyphonic Spree – “You Don’t Know Me” Video

The Polyphonic Spree have a new album out, Yes, It's True. Surrounding its release, the band have made a video for "You Don't Know Me."
Liz Pelly | August 10, 2013 - 3:01 pm

The Polyphonic Spree – “Hold Yourself Up”

Last year, Tim DeLaughter's psychedelic cult choir the Polyphonic Spree released a holiday record, but the forthcoming Yes, It's True is being promoted as their…
Amrit Singh | July 29, 2013 - 11:43 am

The Polyphonic Spree – “You Don’t Know Me”

The teaming, cultlike Texan psych-pop choir the Polyphonic Spree haven't released a proper album in about six years, but they'll be back in a few…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2013 - 11:33 am

The Polyphonic Spree – “A Working Elf’s Theme” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Texan good-vibes psych choir the Polyphonic Spree are back with their first album since 2007, and it's a bit of a left turn: The yuletide…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2012 - 11:46 am

The Polyphonic Spree – “What Would You Do?”

The Polyphonic Spree recently dropped a teaser to their upcoming tour and the clip is soundtracked by their new song, "What Would You Do?" And,…
Corban Goble | January 25, 2012 - 2:07 pm

The Polyphonic Spree – “Bullseye” Video

Tim DeLaughter's symphonic pop cult the Polyphonic Spree have released a new song via an interactive video designed by Moonbot Studios for the iPad/iPhone. Here's…
Scott Lapatine | July 12, 2011 - 11:11 am

Learn Guitar From The Polyphonic Spree

Spree guitarist Cory Helms will visit your home (via webcam) and "... work on exactly what you want to work on," whether that's a lesson…
jessica | March 18, 2010 - 10:33 am

New Polyphonic Spree Demo – “Apart”

Tim DeLaughter's posted another GarageBand demo of new Polyphonic material, again getting vulnerable and going it alone with a couple of guitars and multi-tracked vocals…
Amrit Singh | July 21, 2009 - 2:33 pm

New Polyphonic Spree Demo – “Blurry”

As Tim DeLaughter notes regarding the Built To Spill-y "Blurry": "This is how the songs usually start, in a demo process. Pretty stripped down. So,…
Brandon Stosuy | July 20, 2009 - 5:46 pm

Tim DeLaughter Stops The Gap Between Polyphonic Spree LPs With The United States Of Tara’s Theme Song

You should really be watching Diablo Cody's new Showtime show if you like unrealistic characters and the worst of Juno's dialogue and generally being infuriated…
Amrit Singh | January 26, 2009 - 5:46 pm

DeVotchKa, Sparklehorse, Album Leaf Cover The Nightmare Before Christmas

Tim Burton's cult stop-motion film turns 15 this year, and as previously reported a motley crew of indie and goth-pop acts have recorded covers for…
Scott Lapatine | October 28, 2008 - 10:57 am

The Nightmare Before Christmas Revisited By Various Alt And Indie Rockers

Get ready goths and Evanescence fans, Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas is celebrating its fifteenth anniversary. As part of the spooky fanfare, Billboard reports…
Brandon Stosuy | August 13, 2008 - 11:42 am

New Polyphonic Spree Video – “We Crawl”

Tim DeLaughter's finally done it; his choral rock symphony officially has more Sections than it does members. And this here "Section 26 (We Crawl)" is…
Stereogum | January 14, 2008 - 9:34 am
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