Tag Archives: Wolf Parade

Album Review: Wolf Parade – EP 4

Oh man, oh man. Last week, Sub Pop released the deluxe 10th anniversary edition of the full-length debut of Wolf Parade, Apologies to the Queen Mary, on lush triple disc vinyl, pulling together all three of Wolf Parade’s lead-up EPs and packaging it all in a glorious tri-fold of awesome. The same week, secret WolfRead more…

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TV Eye: Week of 5/16

KEXP has our TV eye set for this week in late night television. Set your DVR, TiVo, or just drink some coffee to stay awake for these musical guest performances on your favorite talk shows. Here are the highlights: Monday, May 16th: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: The Kills (R) Last Call with CarsonRead more…

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Friday Music News

Majical Cloudz just released a 5-track EP called Wait & See. The songs were originally intended for last year’s Are You Alone album, but according to frontman Devon Welsh, “[the songs] didn’t fit on that album for one reason or another.” You can steam both albums together, below, via Spotify. [Pitchfork]

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Thursday Music News

It’s been a couple of months, so it’s time for new music from Ty Segall. On January 22nd, the prolific artist releases his eighth (or tenth, who really knows) solo full-length, Emotional Mugger, via Drag City. Listen to an album stream below. This is actually the record’s second iteration: it was previously released last NovemberRead more…

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Album Review: Operators – EP1

Among the constant changing tides of the music industry and the struggle forward for artists to learn to adapt and improvise to find new ways to make it on the modern scene, it’s nice to know sometimes that you can’t keep a good man down. At least, that principle holds for Dan Boeckner. The mastermindRead more…

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Video Roundup: Happy Father’s Day

Forget ties or golf clubs — for a KEXP Dad, we’re celebrating Father’s Day with a video roundup, featuring everything from folk to electronic. Music is one of the first ways we bond with our fathers: from listening to records together, having the radio on in the car on the way to school, or maybeRead more…

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New Music: Divine Fits – “Ain’t That The Way”/”Chained To Love”

Last year, we weren’t shy about how much we lived the debut record by Divine Fits. The supergroup is led by Britt Daniel of Spoon and Dan Boeckner of Wolf Parade, and also features Sam Brown of New Bomb Turks as well as Alex Fischel. Their 2012 LP A Thing Called Divine Fits was beginningRead more…

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Live Video: Divine Fits

Who would be in your dream band? If you could put together some of your favorite musicians into a fantasy project, you might very well have come up with Divine Fits. Britt Daniel of Spoon and Dan Boeckner of Handsome Furs and Wolf Parade have teamed up up with powerhouse drummer Sam Brown of NewRead more…

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Album Review: Divine Fits – A Thing Called Divine Fits

It’s hard to overemphasize just how good A Thing Called Divine Fits. Sure, at first, it seems typical – the band is essential an indie rock supergroup. Britt Daniel comes from Spoon, Dan Boeckner heads up Wolf Parade, and Sam Brown is the drummer from that one crazy punk band New Bomb Turks. Together, theyRead more…

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Concert Preview: Divine Fits @ The Crocodile 8/30

This Thursday night, you have a wonderful opportunity set before you. Divine Fits, the supergroup brainchild of Spoon’s Britt Daniel and Wolf Parade’s Dan Boeckner, and Sam Brown of New Turk Bombs, are playing a show at the Crocodile. THE CROCODILE! You get to see these heroes of the indie rock scene jam out togetherRead more…

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