Video: of Montreal – “Plateau Phase/No Careerism No Corruption” Directed by Christina Eleni Schneider. From White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood, out now on Polyvinyl. Sometimes I worry about Kevin Barnes. I realize it’s not right to try to read too much into the personal life of an artist based on their creative work, but yowza. I … Continue reading New Of Montreal video: Plateau Phase/No Careerism No Corruption
Video: of Montreal – “Paranoiac Intervals/Body Dysmorphia” From White Is Relic/Irrealis Mood, out March 9 on Polyvinyl. Good old Kevin Barnes, prancing around in his grandma’s clothes, singing to his love: “You’re the only one who’s worthy of my concentration.” Barnes said it’s “a song about panic, fear, insecurity, misanthropy, self-loathing, vanity, lustfulness, arrogance and … Continue reading New Of Montreal video: Paranoiac Intervals/Body Dysmorphia
YouTube: Of Montreal – “It’s Different For Girls” Innocence Reaches is due August 12, 2016 on Polyvinyl. “It’s Different For Girls” sounds like Kevin Barnes is back to embracing electro-disco pop again, so that’s fun. But it’s also serious if you listen to the lyrics: “It’s different for girls. From when they are children they’re … Continue reading New Of Montreal video: It’s Different For Girls
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Video: The Music Tapes – “For the Planet Pluto” MP3: The Music Tapes – “For the Planet Pluto” Pluto. The planet named by a little girl. Grumpy old astronomers told Pluto it couldn’t be a planet anymore. They called it Dwarf Planet. It’s about time somebody stuck up for little Pluto, demoted from planethood in … Continue reading New Music Tapes song, video: For the Planet Pluto
Video: of Montreal – “Mingusings” Directed by Nick Gould, wherein our hero is a fencing mime who runs around stealing televisions, chopping wood, and visiting Australia. Why not? I love that Of Montreal refuses to tone down the goofiness no matter how “successful” they become. From Skeletal Lamping, out now on Polyvinyl. MP3: Of Montreal … Continue reading New Of Montreal video: Mingusings
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: just because it’s been a couple months since we’ve done a Forkcast update, it doesn’t mean we haven’t been paying attention. Here’s some good stuff that the Fr0k has given up recently: • The Mountain Goats and Kaki King – “Thank You Mario But Our Princess … Continue reading Fun with Forkcast, Round 11
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: just because it’s been months since we’ve done a Forkcast update, it doesn’t mean we haven’t been paying attention. • Sally Shapiro – “Time to Let Go (CFCF Remix)” from Remix Romance Vol. 2, out now on Paper Bag • The Broken West – “Perfect Games” … Continue reading Fun with Forkcast, Round 10
MP3: Of Montreal – “Id Engager” (alt link), the first single from Skeletal Lamping, due October 7. Not quite the radical departure that Kevin Barnes promised. Oh well, sounds good. MP3s courtesy of Spin and Polyvinyl. Via of Montreal’s MySpace Blog. Older Of Montreal MP3s from Polyvinyl after the jump…