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Deerhunter – Living My Life

Deerhunter have shared a video for Living My Life, off their forthcoming new album Fading Frontier. The track follows lead single Snakeskin and Breaker, and was directed and edited by frontman Bradford Cox. The upcoming record follows their excellent 2013 LP, Monomania, and will be released on October 16 via 4AD. The video is dedicated to… Read more »

EL VY – Paul Is Alive

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf will release their debut album as EL VY, Return To The Moon, on October 30 via 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t true. It’s written in the voices of a few invented characters, composites… Read more »

Daughter – Doing The Right Thing

Daughter will release their sophomore album, Not to Disappear, on January 15 through 4AD. The follow-up to up their 2013 debut If You Leave was recorded with with Nicolas Vernhes (Deerhunter, War On Drugs, Animal Collective) at his Rare Book Room studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Watch the video for the forthcoming albums sweeping lead single… Read more »

Deerhunter – Breaker

Following on from the garage-rock of lead single Snakeskin, Deerhunter have shared the dreamy second single from their forthcoming seventh studio-album, Fading Frontier. The upcoming record follows their excellent 2013 LP, Monomania, and will be released on October 16 via 4AD. Watch the Bradford Cox-directed video for Breaker below, and hear founding members Bradford Cox… Read more »

EL VY – I’m The Man To Be

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf have teamed up for a new project under the name EL VY. They release their debut album Return To The Moon on October 30 through 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t… Read more »

Deerhunter – Snakeskin

After dropping a number of hints over the weekend, Deerhunter have announced the release of their new album, Fading Frontier. The record follows the magnificent Monomania, my second favourite album of 2013, and is due to arrive on October 16 via 4AD. It serves as the band’s seventh studio album and is preceded by the lead… Read more »

EL VY – Return To The Moon

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf have teamed up for a new project under the name EL VY. They release their debut album Return To The Moon on October 30 via 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t… Read more »

VIDEO: Holly Herndon – Morning Sun

Holly Herndon has shared the John Merizalde and Mat Dryhurst-directed video for Morning Sun. The track is lifted from her bold new album Platform, available now on 4AD.

The National – Sunshine On My Back

The National have shared a brand new single entitled Sunshine On My Back, their first new song since their 2013 album Trouble Will Find Me. The song is a leftover from the Trouble Will Find Me sessions, and it features vocals from Sharon Van Etten. The song comes free with any purchase/rental of the band’s… Read more »

VIDEO: Purity Ring – Bodyache

Canadian duo Megan James and Corin Roddick, the creative force behind Purity Ring, return this Spring with their eagerly-awaited sophomore effort, Another Eternity. The album will act as the follow-up to their widely-praised 2012 debut Shrines and will be released on March 2 via 4AD. Watch the Renata Raksha-directed video to new track Bodyache.