Video: Animal Collective – “Today’s Supernatural” From Centipede Hz, due September 4 on Domino. Directed by Danny Perez. Typically trippy video but the song is more straightforward organ-driven garage rock than some of their kookier, sample-heavy prior stuff. Still psychedelic though thanks to the crazy vocal effects. The new album will not contain the “Honeycomb” … Continue reading New Animal Collective video: Today’s Supernatural
The fifth official video from Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Soundscapes featuring and sophisticated arrangements. And Panda Bear.
The fourth official video from Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Animal Collective samples the Grateful Dead‘s “Unbroken Chain” on their new Fall Be Kind EP. It’s apparently the first time the band has allowed the use of one of their songs as a sample. New York Magazine talked to Animal Collective’s Geologist about it: We didn’t know that no one had sampled one of their … Continue reading Animal Collective Samples Dead
Video: Animal Collective – “In The Flowers” The song kicks in at 2:30, so if you finding yourself nodding out, feel free to skip ahead. I’m still not convinced this band deserves the hype. But every time I find myself listening to them, there’s a point where I smile and say, I like this song. … Continue reading New Animal Collective video: In The Flowers
The latest round of good stuff that Pitchfork has given up recently on their Forkcast…
Video: Animal Collective – “Summertime Clothes” Animal Collective‘s new video for “Summertime Clothes” features the same freaky dancers that scared David Letterman last month. Directed by Danny Perez. Animal Collective: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki.
Video: Animal Collective – “Summertime Clothes” (live on Letterman) I watched this on TV and I kept wondering whether or not that crunching sound that comes in after the first chrous was intentional. It sounded a lot more “broken” on my TV than it does on the computer. But it doesn’t sound like that on … Continue reading Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes Live
Video: Panda Bear – “Take Pills” Two years (to the week!) after the release of Person Pitch, Paw Tracks releases a trippy new video for “Take Pills.” Who knew pandas had such long tails? Directed by Brian DeGraw. Panda Bear: MySpace, wiki.