A lovely folk ballad composed for the Diary of a Teenage Girl soundtrack.
Way less screechy than the Dirty Projectors.
Former Dirty Projectors member preps debut LP, The Expanding Flower Planet.
Photo by Bennet Perez Deradoorian is the solo project of former Dirty Projectors bassist, current Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks member, and Flying Lotus collaborator Angel Deradoorian. On August 21, she'll release debut solo LP The Expanding Flower Planet on Anticon, and today, she's shared another track from the record. Show More Summary
After the Dirty Projectors split with Angel Deradoorian, they added Olga Bell to their lineup for 2012’s Swing Lo Magellan. But we’ve been covering Olga Bell since she was in the collaborative outfit Bell, a 2008-era Band To Watch. These days, Bell is a solo artist under her full name, releasing an album sung completely […]
Sounds like: The Dirty Projectors, Ava Luna Song: Gemma - As Ever What's so good? Gemma may appear to be a newcomer, but this musical veteran is branching out. Also known for her talented contributions to Ava Luna, Gemma's single "As Ever" showcases her own raw talent. Show More Summary
Hey, folks. We have some good news to pull you out of your deep sadness. Angel Deradoorian (formerly of Dirty Projectors and Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, but that’s not important now) will be launching a fall tour with Laetitia Sadier (formerly of Stereolab, but who cares!) in support of her upcoming debut album, The Expanding Flower Planet. Show More Summary
Former Dirty Projectors bassist, Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks member, and Flying Lotus collaborator Angel Deradoorian recently announced The Expanding Flower Planet, her debut solo LP as Deradoorian. It's out August 21 via Anticon (and...Show More Summary
Scandinavian synth-pop by way of the Dirty Projectors.
David Byrne has been tapped to curate the lineup for this year's Meltdown Festival, which takes place August 17-30 at the Southbank Centre in London. Guests include Jonny Greenwood, Brian Eno, Sunn O))), Dirty Projectors frontman David Longstreth, Anna Calvi, Sinkane, Herbert, Young Marble Giants, Zun Zun Egui, and more. Show More Summary
As mentioned, Penelope Spheeris' essential, long-out-of-print Decline of Western Civilization documentary trilogy is finally getting a DVD/Blu-ray release on June 30. The first one (the punk one) is also screening as part of BAMcinemaFest on June 19 at BAM...
Listen to the first single, “A Beautiful Woman”
The Expanding Flower Planet arrives in August.
A month before Bitte Orca came out back in 2009, Dirty Projectors’ then bassist/vocalist Angel Deradoorian released her fantastic debut EP Mind Raft, which proceeded to get swept up in that album’s magnetic pull. It was both a gift and a curse: It got Deradoorian’s melty, whacked-out songs out there in a way that probably […]
Angel Deradoorian is the former bassist in Dirty Projectors, a member of Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks, and a collaborator with Flying Lotus and others. She has announced her debut solo LP as Deradoorian, following 2009's Mind Raft EP. It's called The Expanding Flower Planet and it comes out August 21 via Anticon (August 19 on Tugboat Records in Japan). Show More Summary
Sounds like: Dirty Projectors, Mndsgn, Little Dragon Song: Sonnymoon - Grains of Friends What's so good? Yeah, yeah. Anna Wise of Sonnymoon is all over the new Kendrick Lamar album that is all over everything at the moment. That's all...Show More Summary
Dirty Projectors ringleader Dave Longstreth has been pretty quiet for the past few years — though he did co-write “FourFiveSeconds,” of course — but he recently composed a piece of classical music for Le Poisson Rogue’s Ensemble LPR. His four-movement work, called “Michael Jordan,” was written for a double string quartet, and was recently shared […]
photo: Dirty Projectors in Chicago in 2013 (more by Stan Golovchunk) André de Ridder of Berlin collective Stargaze will be conducting Ensemble LPR at their homebase, LPR aka Le Poisson Rouge on Wednesday (3/11) for the premieres of two new...
You probably know by now that Kanye West and Paul McCartney have teamed up not only once but twice this year, most recently for the Rihanna collaboration, "FourFiveSeconds" (also featuring Ty Dolla $ign and Dirty Projectors frontman Dave Longstreth)....
by Andrew Sacher Low City is the project of producer Abe Seiferth (who did the last Yeasayer record and is in Tippy Toes) and composer Jeremy Turner (who's worked with yMusic and others). The project also features guest performances from...