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OP-ED: Take Back the Microphone

How do we transform our miasma music community? This question is one that weaves around my regular anxieties like a concertgoer weaving their way around a packed house in order to get to the front row. Our music community is taking advantage of its own and corrupting the innocent young folks who clamor for some […]

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LISTEN: Deafheaven Stream ‘New Bermuda’ In Full

Deafheaven have begun streaming their highly anticipated new full-length, New Bermuda, more than a week ahead of its official October 2 release. The San Francisco outfit’s latest effort is comprised of five lengthy tracks, and follows 2013’s Sunbather, which has since gone on to garner universal critical acclaim. Stream the album below (via NPR), and let […]

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Deafheaven Share First ‘New Bermuda’ Single

Deafheaven have given us our first glimpse of their third LP, New Bermuda, in the form of an eight-minute blitzkrieg titled “Brought To The Water.” Stream it below, and once you’re done headbanging, let us know what you think in the comments. “We wanted to share ‘Brought To The Water’ first because it gives a […]

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Deafheaven Announce New Album, ‘New Bermuda’

Pacing themselves nicely after the release of their sophomore album Sunbather in 2013, San Francisco metal five-piece Deafheaven have announced that they will be releasing new music this fall. Entitled New Bermuda, the five-track LP will be released through ANTI-, an Epitaph Records sister label, on October 2. The band reports that the album was […]

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Deafheaven Side Project Creepers Share “Vanishing” Music Video

Deafheaven side project Creepers are back with a brand new video for “Vanishing” off of their debut LP, Lush, which dropped in October of last year. You can order it here. Directed by Drew Pearson, the short clip matches bright, faded images of planes and passed-out people with the dark riffs of “Vanishing,” one of their seven new songs from last year’s […]

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Deafheaven’s Side Project, Creepers, Announce Debut LP, Stream Lead Single

It seems lately that more and more artists are branching out, starting projects that are departures in sound from their main endeavors. The opportunity to hear a diverse sound from some of our favorite musicians is always welcomed, so there’s not much to complain about. The most recent group to have some of its members […]

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Hear Deafheaven’s Single For Adult Swim, “From The Kettle Onto The Coil”

As summer comes to a close, so too does this year’s Adult Swim Singles Series. Five singles remain, with the first of those five being Deafheaven‘s “From the Kettle Onto the Coil.” If the title sounds familiar, that would be because we’ve already heard this single. Deafheaven have been playing it live, including at Pitchfork, […]

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Deafheaven Debuted New Song “From The Kettle Unto The Coil” At Pitchfork

Pitchfork Music Festival seems like ancient news by now, having taken place July 18-20, but we’re just now getting some video from it. These things take time to edit. One clip is of a new Deafheaven song, which has been making the rounds. The new song is also accompanied by video of “Dream House” and “Sunbather” in […]

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Whirr Announce New Album, Share “Mumble”

Nick Bassett is a busy guy. After leaving Deafheaven to play bass in Nothing, he later started a new shoegaze project called Whirr and, throughout all of this, toured. Now Whirr is releasing their second full-length, Sway. The LP, which was recorded by Sunbather producer Jack Shirley, drops September 23 via Graveface and can be pre-ordered here. […]

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Adult Swim’s Summer Singles Series To Return With Deafheaven, Tim Hecker, Future, More

Adult Swim’s Single Series has delivered a number of intriguing tracks over the past few summers, with whoever curates the series having a deft hand for picking artists currently rising or resurfacing into the spotlight. Wye Oak, The Field, Miguel, Run the Jewels, Dan Deacon, an annual appearance by Captain Murphy – it always promises […]

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Deafheaven Announce Summer Tour Dates

Experimental black metal outfit Deafheaven, whose 2013 full-length Sunbather was critically acclaimed by just about everyone, has announced their tour dates for this summer, including a few stops in Asia before touring across Europe and the U.S., playing some notable festivals along the way. They’re to be supported by Pallbearer and Wreck & Reference. Deafheaven […]

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Pitchfork Music Festival Expands Lineup, Adds St. Vincent, Danny Brown, Cloud Nothings and Many More

After last month’s initial lineup announcement that featured headliners Beck, Neutral Milk Hotel and Kendrick Lamar, as well as about 20 other acts, Pitchfork Music Festival has filled out their 2014 lineup by announcing another wave of acts set to play the festival. St. Vincent, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, Real Estate, Cloud Nothings and Deafheaven […]