Listen to a new Animal Collective track, 'Crimson'
Animal Collective have released the flip side to their forthcoming 'Applesauce' 10" single, and it comes in the form of an unreleased song.
Crimson was premiered over at Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show last night, but if you missed it you can hear it below.
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Animal Collective have announced a few European shows around the ATP festival that they're curating. Tour Dates Sat 14-May-11 Minehead UK All Tomorrows Mon 16-May-11 Eastbourne UK Winter Gardens Tue 17-May-11 Amsterdam Netherlands Paradiso Wed 18-May-11 Brussels Belgium Les Nuit... Thu 19-May-11 Cologne Germany Electron... Fri 20-May-11 Berlin Germany Melt Wee... Sat 21-May-11 Warsaw Poland Stodola Sun 22-May-11 Krakow Poland Mon 23-May-11 Vienna Austria Arena Vienna ... (continued) [read more]
ATP have just released Volume 2 of their ATP Animal Collective Festival Mixtape. It's absolutely epic and features the likes of Atlas Sound and Oneohtrix Point Never. You can have a listen below, but why not just go to the festival itself and see these bands live? The festival runs 13-15 May at Butlins Holiday Centre in Minehead, and you can buy tickets by clicking here. They've also announced that they will be discussing 'Siddhartha' by Herman Hesse at the weekend's ATP Bo... (continued) [read more]
We've already a shared a few Record Store Day delights for you today, but perhaps the most striking was Transverse Temporal Gyrus by Animal Collective. The release was recorded live back in 2010 at New York’s Guggenheim Museum, and is everything you'd expect from a live Animal Collective take: tense, beautiful, disturbing and joyous. [read more]
Reality is a condition caused by the absence of Bonnaroo Between the scorching heat and thunderstorms, music lovers from all over the US (and some abroad) joined in Manchester, Tennessee for the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival June 11-14th. Some set up camp on the 700-acre property in the torrential downpours that lasted throughout the morning and mid-afternoon on Thursday, while others waited out the storm stuck in long lines on the shoulder of the highway, only to pitch thei... (continued) [read more]