Video: Starcrawler – “Hollywood Ending” Directed by Gilbert Trejo. Single out now on Rough Trade. A new non-album single produced by Ryan Adams sounds a lot more polished than their earlier stuff. Is that a good thing? Or is their producer’s outspoken love of Creed rubbing off on them? A little of both perhaps. Arrow … Continue reading New Starcrawler video: Hollywood Ending
Video: Starcrawler – “Chicken Woman” Directed by Gilbert Trejo. From Starcrawler, out now on Rough Trade Records. The kids in Starcrawler still seem like a bunch of delinquent teenagers, and therein lies their charm. Who knows what they’re like in real life, but they clearly get a kick out of dabbling in the macabre. Arrow … Continue reading New Starcrawler video: Chicken Woman
Video: Starcrawler – “I Love LA” From Starcrawler, out January 19 on Rough Trade. I hate L.A. I hate what the city does to the people who move there. I hate the type of people who choose to move there. I hate Los Angeles’ clichéd idea of “rock and roll” with all the dudes with … Continue reading New Starcrawler video: I Love LA
Video: Starcrawler – “Let Her Be” From their debut album on Rough Trade, produced by Ryan Adams, due in 2018. Hey, what a surprise! Ryan Adams didn’t make this band of delinquent teenagers sound like Corey Hart or Creed! Nope, they sound like the Stooges like they should. Previously. Starcrawler: web, twitter, amazon, apple, spotify, … Continue reading New Starcrawler video: Let Her Be
Video: Starcrawler – “Ants” It’s rare for anybody to be able to get away with imitating Iggy Pop and not look like a complete doofus. Arrow de Wilde pulls it off pretty well in this video, directed by her mom Autumn. If you read liner notes and photo credits, you probably recognize the name Autumn … Continue reading New Starcrawler video: Ants
If only they had the song quality to match the back story and the producer.
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Layered lushness, co-produced by Grizzly Bear’s Chris Taylor.
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Soundscapes featuring and sophisticated arrangements. And Panda Bear.