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REVIEW: Panda Bear – ‘Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper’

Artist: Panda Bear Album: Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper Label: Domino Records Genre: Indie, Chillwave By now, if you’re not into the whole Animal Collective scene, I’m not sure you ever will be, unless you start from the beginning and you work your way to this point, which I totally encourage. The innovation and […]

Panda Bear Streams New Mixtape

We’ve known that Panda Bear (aka Noah Lennox of Animal Collective) has been working on a new album this year with hip-hop influences, but we’re still left in the air in terms of its title and release date. Today what we do get, however, is a mixtape he made which likely points in the direction of what his […]

Animal Collective Stream DJ Set; Announce Dates

After Avey Tare has had a few dates in support of his side project, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, it appears that three-fourths (Geologist, Deakin and Avey Tare) of Animal Collective will hit up a couple of major cities in the US and host some DJ sets. Unfortunately there is no Panda Bear, but this should […]

ALBUM STREAM: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks – ‘Enter the Slasher House’

“Millions are waiting to be thrilled by the greatest horror the screen has ever known,” reads the opening text on the new video stream for Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks debut album, Enter the Slasher House.  Animal Collective‘s founding member made his new side project, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, not too long ago to record some new material […]

Panda Bear Announces Summer 2014 Tour Dates

Panda Bear (Animal Collective’s Noah Lennox) has announced his tour dates for Summer 2014. The tour will serve as a preview to Panda Bear’s upcoming record, titled Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper. You can check out a full list of dates after the jump. Lennox was featured on Daft Punk’s Random Access Memories last […]

Music Video: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks – “Strange Colores”

Looks like we may be getting some disco flavored Animal Collective. Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks have hinted at some different influences with the release of the first single appearing on Enter the Slasher House, and none are more telling than with the release of a second track from the album, “Strange Colores.” The music video […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks – “Little Fang”

After announcing a few shows, including some festival appearances periodically this week, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks have released their video for the recently posted song “Little Fang.” This fancy alt-disco track is accompanied by an introduction featuring what appears to be a puppet closely resembling a Muppet. And yes, it’s just as weird and trippy […]

Panda Bear Working on New LP Tentatively Titled ‘Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper’

If it feels like it’s been a while since we’ve heard from Panda Bear, that’s because it has. Yes, the Animal Collective fellow did pop up on Daft Punk’s “Doin’ It Right,” but other than that we’ve just heard about the group as a whole instead of his own work. Now he’s headed back to […]

STREAM: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks – “Little Fang”

Animal Collective’s Avey Tare broke out a new band last summer for a few shows called Slasher Flicks, but we never actually got any studio recordings. Now, at last, Slasher Flicks have announced they will be dropping their debut LP this April, Enter The Slasher House, and have a playful single to share as well. […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Animal Collective – “Monkey Riches”

Animal Collective have released visuals for “Monkey Riches,” a track hailing from the group’s most recent full-length effort, Centipede Hz. The music video does a fine job of complimenting the band’s psychedelic sounds while simultaneously telling an interesting tale, so be sure to take a few minutes out of your evening to check it out. […]

Animal Collective Post Rescheduled Tour Dates

As some of you may know, Animal Collective had to recently postpone some of their show dates due to their vocalist having strep throat. The band has finally posted those rescheduled dates and have indicated that previously purchased tickets will be honored on the new dates or you can receive a refund for your ticket […]

Animal Collective Postpone Shows Due To Illness

Animal Collective announced last week that some of their upcoming North American tour dates would have to be postponed due to Avery Tare’s (David Portner) health. Today the band has had to unfortunately announce that they will be postponing seven of their upcoming performances because he is currently recovering from strep throat. As of right […]