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Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - A Man Alive

What do you get when you put together two of the boldest and most unique female artists working?  You get a Thao Nguyen album that sounds a little bit like a tUnE-yArDs album. 844 more words


Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - “A Man Alive” Review

‘A Man Alive’ is the fourth album from Thao Nguyen with her project The Get Down Stay Down (she also records as half of Thao & Mirah) and is one of the most personal to date. 751 more words


Thao & The Get Down Stay Down

Y’all seen the Kazoo Kid meme? I started seeing gifs and snippets from “You on Kazoo” a couple months ago and decided unequivocally that the Kazoo Kid was awesome. 275 more words



Songwriter/producer based in Auckland, who’s beginning to create small ripples of interest across the music scene with her serene, subtle take on the new-wave genre. Her first single, ‘Skin and Bone’, from her upcoming ‘blue’ EP is a touching, melodic pool of pure placidity, with vocal tones somewhere inbetween those of tUnE-yArDs and Wild Belle; certainly promising equally unique tranquilities from the future EP. 30 more words


tUnE-yArDs' Merrill Garbus Provided The Soundtrack For The International Woman's Day Google Doodle

If you visited Google yesterday, you noticed the doodle celebrating International Women’s Day. What you may not have known is that tUnE-yArDs’ Merrill Garbus provided the soundtrack to the video. 11 more words


A Man Alive

Qual è il modo migliore per celebrare la Giornata internazionale della donna? Ascoltare il nuovo disco, bellissimo, di un’artista fantastica come Thao Nguyen, che fin dall’esordio è sempre stata una presenza interessante nell’affollato panorama indie americano. 214 more words


Hear Two New Mavis Staples Songs, Written by Nick Cave and tUnE-yArDs

Mavis Staples is one of the all-time great soul singers, having performed solo, with the Staple Singers, and with countless others, including Ry Cooder, Bob Dylan, and Aretha Franklin. 194 more words