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43. Thao and the Get Down Stay Down - A Man Alive

With clear tUnE- yArDs influences, this was another fun album that borrowed a lot of sounds from a lot of different places to make a record I returned to a lot.

AOTY 2016

Sold Out Oakland Benefit Concert Raises Funds For Ghost Ship Victims

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A sold out benefit concert on Wednesday night raised funds for the families of the victims of the Ghost Ship warehouse fire. 203 more words


Photos: Martha Wainwright @ The Mod Club

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Acclaimed folk-pop singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright, who released her newest album, Goodnight City, on November 11th, 2016 via Cadence Music, which featured guest appearances by Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs, Glen Hansard, Michael Ondaatje, Beth Orton, and members of the McGarrigle and Wainwright families, performed at the Mod Club in Toronto last night. 96 more words


Mixtape: Cillian Murphy - “Be Good To Them Always” (Fractured Air, Nov. ’16)

We’re delighted to present the latest in a series of guest mixtapes compiled by Irish actor Cillian Murphy. 2016 has been another very prolific year for Cork-born actor with the airing of the third season of the Steven Knight-penned epic BBC gangster drama “Peaky Blinders”;  the release of the Sean Ellis-directed WWII drama “Anthropoid”; the eagerly-awaited latest film by Ben Wheatley, “Free Fire”, set in 1970’s Boston starring Murphy alongside Brie Larson, Sam Riley and Michael Smiley; the filming of both Christopher Nolan’s “Dunkirk” (Summer 2017) and the Sally Potter-directed “The Party”, comprising a stellar cast including Bruno Ganz, Timothy Spall and Kristin Scott Thomas, also set for release in 2017. 135 more words


INTERVIEW // Tune-Yards

This article originally appeared in NARC. Magazine.

Back in 2012, Chuck Klosterman wrote a piece for Grantland ‘explaining’ the concept behind Merrill Garbus’ critically acclaimed musical project tUnE-yArDs. 680 more words


Water Fountain- tUnE-yArDs

Lo-Fi Experimental Folk

The music of tUnE-yArDs is most definitely experimental. It is a mix of indie-pop and several different cultural influences. Their music combines the comfortability of indie-pop with strange beats and a variety of unique sounds. 92 more words