Last week Stereogum brought Tampa post-punks Merchandise to Los Angeles’ Sonos Studio for a free show as part of SPIN Music Group’s Unmuted series. In addition to revisiting songs from last year’s excellent Children Of Desire, the group (now performing with a drummer) played a couple of songs from the forthcoming Totale Night: “Anxiety’s Door” [...]
Toro Y Moi’s excellent new album Anything In Return is a total studio record, all layered synths and drum-machine ripples. But in a recent session for the French radio station Le Mouv’, Toro mastermind Chaz Bundick stripped all that away, playing completely swank solo-piano versions of the album tracks “Studies” and “Grown Up Calls. They’re [...]
How are you not gonna stop your cab for this guy?
Previously: Ron Browz ft. P.A.P.I. – Rollin
Deerhoof go a guerrilla promo adventure in their video for “We Do Parties.” Their romp around Japan proves my suspicion that Deerhoof are not just awesome shredders but also probably fun to hang out with. You guys are welcome to play my birthday party any time. Check out the clip below. Deerhoof’s Breakup Song is [...]
Apparently, celebrity chef Rachael Ray has a thing she does on her talk show where she gives her guests 60 seconds to talk about whatever they want. And in his recent appearance on the show, Fred Armisen used most of his allotted time to talk about Death Grips — or, more specifically, about former Hella [...]