Deerhunter recording new album
Deerhunter have confirmed they're working with Nicolas Vernhes on their new album.
According to a profile with Rolling Stone, the band whittled down 250 tracks to a more palatable 12 for the album sessions. Bradford Cox has also teased its direction, claiming it's "a nocturnal garage record."
The follow-up to 2010's Halcyon Digest is yet untitled, but the second we have more information you'll find it in the news section. [via Exclaim]
Excitement time... Deerhunter have announced that their fourth LP, Halcyon Digest, will be released by 4AD on September 27th (28th in the US). Bradford Cox has designed a flyer by hand in the cut-and-paste style of his new-wave heroes and is asking Fans to print the flyer out, photocopy it, and paste it around town â in their favorite independent record store, co-op, bedroom, library, toilet etc. They are asked to take photos of the flyers where they hang them and s... (continued) [read more]
And just like that, Primavera came to close. Day 3, no different than days 2 and 3, was full of crowd pleasing and intense performances courtesy of some of the best groups around...Sonic Youth, Neil Young, Liars, Black Lips, Deerhunter, Lemonade, Jesu, Gang Gang Dance, and of course greeting the sunrise with some late-night dancing. By far the best festival experience in terms of both functionality and line-up...It really can't get any better than Neil Young, Liars, and Sonic You... (continued) [read more]
Indie icon Bradford Cox joins Divine Fits on stage for a cover of the Ramones' '53rd & 3rd'. [read more]
All Tomorrow's Parties have announced the second set of artists for both weekends of their spring/summer events this year. [read more]