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Julianna Barwick – Nebula

Brooklyn-based experimental-ambient artist Julianna Barwick will release her latest record Will on May 6 through Dead Oceans. The forthcoming album will be Barwick’s first since the release of her stunning 2013 LP Nepenthe, and is preceded this week by the haunting Nebula. The accompanying video was directed by Derrick Belcham, and filmed in the Philip… Read more »

Kevin Morby – I Have Been To The Mountain

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Kevin Morby, former bassist for the band Woods, releases his new album Singing Saw on April 15 through Dead Oceans. The forthcoming record is Morby’s first for his new label, and features his exceptional new single I Have Been To The Mountain. “‘I Have Been To The Mountain’ is a song for those… Read more »

VIDEO: Destroyer – Times Square

Dan Bejar has unveiled the Shayne Ehman-directed visuals to Times Square, from his excellent and newly-released Destroyer record, Poison Season. Here’s what Shayne Ehman had to say about making the video: “We ended up just wandering around New York til 3am and the city seemed completely dead. We could have been anywhere, really. I needed… Read more »

Kevin Morby – Moonshiner

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Kevin Morby, former bassist for the band Woods, recently signed with Dead Oceans and has celebrated by releasing a brand new 7″ single, Moonshiner b/w Bridge to Gaia. In sharing the new single, Morby has provided a statement explaining the influence behind Moonshiner. “I wrote ‘Moonshiner’ a few years ago after reading… Read more »

Destroyer – Times Square

Vancouver’s Dan Bejar will return in August with a new album as Destroyer, entitled Poison Season. It will be Destroyer’s first full-length solo effort since 2011’s Kaputt. That’s not forgetting the Spanish-language EP, Five Spanish Songs, which he released back in 2013. “The first and last songs are actually one song tracked live with quintet…. Read more »

Destroyer – Girl in a Sling

Vancouver’s Dan Bejar will return in August with a new album as Destroyer, entitled Poison Season. It will be Destroyer’s first full-length solo effort since 2011’s Kaputt. That’s not forgetting the Spanish-language EP, Five Spanish Songs, which he released back in 2013. “The first and last songs are actually one song tracked live with quintet…. Read more »

Destroyer – Dream Lover

Vancouver’s Dan Bejar will return in August with a new album as Destroyer, entitled Poison Season. It will be Destroyer’s first full-length solo effort since 2011’s Kaputt. That’s not forgetting the Spanish-language EP, Five Spanish Songs, which he released back in 2013. “The first and last songs are actually one song tracked live with quintet…. Read more »

The Tallest Man On Earth – Dark Bird Is Home

The Tallest Man On Earth will release his fourth studio album Dark Bird Is Home on May 12 through Dead Oceans. Having already shared the brilliant lead single Sagres, a track which marked a slight departure from his earlier work, Swedish singer-songwriter Kristian Matsson today premiered the album’s title track. What begins as a stripped-back acoustic… Read more »

The Tallest Man On Earth – Sagres

Swedish singer-songwriter Kristian Matsson, aka The Tallest Man On Earth, will release his new album Dark Bird Is Home on May 12 through Dead Oceans. His lovely new single Sagres acts as a slight departure from the early recordings of his debut full-length, Shallow Grave, and it sees Matsson adding a warmer variety of instrumentation… Read more »