In Hear This, The A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well. This week, since it’s “Love Week” here at The A.V. Club, we’re picking our favorite songs we’ve put on mixtapes. Dirty Projectors, “Stillness Is The Move”Show More Summary
Red Hot Chili Peppers performed at a Bernie Sanders fundraiser at LA’s Ace Hotel last night, joining artists like Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig, Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth, and Killer Mike in campaigning for the presidential candidate. That terrifying image up at the top of this post is a bizarre face-morph blending Bernie Sanders and David […]
Bethany Cosentino, frontwoman of Los Angeles indie rock group Best Coast, was one of the first people to support Amber Coffman when the Dirty Projectors singer spoke out last month, accusing prominent music publicist Heathcliff Berru...Show More Summary
Last month, Best Coast frontwoman Bethany Cosentino was one of the first people to back up Dirty Projectors’ Amber Coffman when she accused Heathcliff Berru, founder of the Life Or Death PR agency, of all sorts of predatory sexual behavior. Many others followed, and now Life Or Death is no more. It was one step, […]
Yesterday, Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig performed with Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth at a big Bernie Sanders rally in Iowa City. (At one point, Sanders sang “This Land Is Your Land” with the group.) During the event, CNN interviewed Koenig about why he supports Sanders, and this is what he had to say: A few […]
Yesterday in Iowa, Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig performed at a rally for Bernie Sanders alongside Dirty Projectors' Dave Longstreth. During the event, CNN caught up with Koenig to discuss why he supports Sanders. Watch the interview...Show More Summary
Iowa voters will hit the polls Monday as part of the crucial caucuses in the Hawkeye State, and at a Saturday night rally in Iowa City, Democratic hopeful Bernie Sanders was joined by members of Vampire Weekend and Dirty Projectors at the Students of Bernie rally. At the end of the night, the Vermont...
Indie rockers return to the stage for the first time in nearly two years, accompanied by Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth.
Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig and Dirty Projectors’ Dave Longstreth are performing at a big Bernie Sanders rally in Iowa City, Iowa tonight, backed up by VW drummer Chris Tomson, the Lucas Brothers, and a university a cappella group. As a warmup before the main event, the group played a few songs to Bernie supporters at […]
Finally, I thought when I saw Amber Coffman’s tweets last week. Coffman, a musician known for her work with the Dirty Projectors, had posted about a music publicist who had groped her and harassed other women she knew. And, crucially, she’d named him: Heathcliff Berru. Other women came forward with similar stories.... More »
Tuareg guitarist Bombino's last album was 2013's Dan Auerbach-produced Nomad on Nonesuch, and for its followup he's got a different rock producer and label. This time he worked with Dirty Projectors frontman Dave Longstreth, and the album, titled Azel,...
Photo by Marije Kuiper Tuareg guitarist Bombino is releasing his new album Azel on April 1 via Partisan. Dirty Projectors' Dave Longstreth produced the follow-up to 2013's Nomad, and today, he shared in-studio footage of "Inar." Watch below via Rolling Stone. Bombino and Longstreth recorded the album at Applehead Studio in Woodstock, New York. Show More Summary
Guitar wizard's forthcoming album, Azel, arrives this spring.
On Monday, frontwoman for Brooklyn-based band Dirty Projectors Amber Coffman tweeted that prominent music publicist Heathcliff Berru had sexually harassed her at a bar in New York. After multiple women in the music industry revealedShow More Summary
Heathcliff Berru, the CEO of Life or Death PR and Management, has stepped down amid accusations of sexual harassment from musicians. In a series of tweets Monday night, Amber Coffman from the band Dirty Projectors told a story of a time...Show More Summary
Heathcliff Berru, the founder of a PR company that represented Odd Future and Killer Mike, apologises for ‘crossing the line of decency’ Heathcliff Berru, a US publicist and the founder and CEO of Life or Death PR and Management, has been forced to resign after details emerged of his sexual conduct with women. Show More Summary
Dirty Projectors band member Amber Coffman was allegedly harassed by prominent music publicist Heathcliff Berru. On Twitter, she broke her silence and accused him of sexual harassment. After finally speaking out, other women joined Coffman's...Show More Summary
Heathcliff Berru resigned after Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman's tweets unleashed a storm of shocking allegations
The frontwoman for Brooklyn-based band Dirty Projectors, Amber Coffman, tweeted accusations on Monday night that music publicist Heathcliff Berru sexually harassed her at a bar in New York. Coffman told The Cut that she was hangingShow More Summary
Amber Coffman, of the band Dirty Projectors accused Heathcliff Berru, founder of Life or Death PR and Management, of sexual misconduct. The post Prominent Music Publicist Steps Down Amid Multiple Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct appeared first on ThinkProgress.