Tag Archives: Of Montreal

New Of Montreal video: It’s Different For Girls

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

New Music Tapes song, video: For the Planet Pluto

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

New Of Montreal video: Mingusings

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

Fun with Forkcast, Round 11

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

Fun with Forkcast, Round 10

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

Of Montreal – Id Engager

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…

Kevin Barnes vs. You Ain't No Picasso

You Ain’t No Picasso talks to Kevin Barnes about the new Of Montreal album, and how his songwriting become lyrically and stylistically more personal: There was a weird, almost fascist state of mind in the Elephant 6 collective, at least from my perspective. There were sort of these rules to keep it analog, keep it … Continue reading Kevin Barnes vs. You Ain't No Picasso

New Of Montreal Album Finished: Skeletal Lamping

According to a post on his MySpace blog, Kevin Barnes has completed the latest Of Montreal album, to be titled Skeletal Lamping, and due in October. According to the post, he’s been “working on it for over a year” and it’s “mastered and ready to go.” In what amounts to an extended disclaimer, Barnes claims … Continue reading New Of Montreal Album Finished: Skeletal Lamping