Merge Records’ 25th Anniversary Festival Features Neutral Milk Hotel, Destroyer, and Lambchop

Merge Records is turning 25 this year, and to celebrate they’re gearing up to celebrate the proper way: by throwing their own festival in Carroboro this summer. Let the celebration begin. The three-day festival will take place July 23-26 in the Merge Records’ own North Carolina. The event features a number of their past and present […]


ALBUM STREAM: Destroyer – ‘Five Spanish Songs’ EP

Destroyer will be releasing an all-Spanish EP on November 29 via Merge Records, titled Five Spanish Songs. The artist decided that he wanted to release some cover songs, but felt it would be best to try singing music from an artist that he really felt a connection with, which is why he chose songs by […]


Destroyer Releases New Single, “El Rito”

Dan Bejar, better known as Destroyer, will be releasing his Five Spanish Songs EP on November 29. The EP will feature covers of songs originally written by the Spanish group known as Sr Chinarro. To get fans excited for the EP, he’s premiered one of the songs off of it, titled “El Rito.” You can […]


Destroyer Announces Last Tour Until 2015

Canadian indie rock band Destroyer have just announced that they’re packing their bags and hitting the road once more to tour. The last we saw from them was 2011’s much talked about Kaputt and the interesting music videos that went along with it. Now it’s time to catch them performing songs from that and their nine other albums […]

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Damien Deadson (Ex-Demon Hunter) Streams ‘Crown Me, Destroyer’

North Carolina’s own Damien Deadson is the solo project from former Demon Hunter guitarist Ryan Helm and he released his new album today. Damien Deadson’s album, Crown Me, Destroyer, is now available for purchase over through iTunes and Infamous Empire Records. Go grab your copy and tell Under The Gun what your thoughts are. Head […]