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]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Crystal Castles, William Fitzsimmons, Deerhunter & Social Studies. MP3: Crystal Castles - Celestica (Thurston Moore Remix) http://www.myspace.com/crystalcastles MP3: William Fitzsimmons - You Can Close Your Eyes (James Taylor Cover) http://www.myspace.com/williamfitzsimmons MP3: Deerhunter - Nothing Ever Happened (Live) http://www.myspace.com/deerhunter MP3: Social Studies - Holler Boys http://myspace.com/soci... (continued) [read more]
OK.. some unlucky parts of the UK might have been cursed with snow and heavy downpours this week but today the sun is out in Brighton and I thought I'd celebrate that by making a sweet, sweet spring-themed mixtape for your fine, fine selves. Tracklist: 1. Sunrise - Yeasayer 2. Good Friday - Why? 3. When the Springtime Comes Again - John Fahey 4. Sunshine And Clouds And Everything Proud - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah 5. Spring And By Summer Fall - Blonde Redhead 6. The Sun S... (continued) [read more]
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]
Featuring Nico Vernhes on production, Microcastle marked Deerhunter's 4AD debut release and was recorded over the course of a week in Brooklyn. [read more]