John Cale rendezvouses with Dirty Projectors singer Amber Coffman at a gauzy, dreamlike masquerade in the video for his new version of "Close Watch," which will appear on the former Velvet Underground violist's M:FANS album. The record is a reworking of every song on his 1982 solo classic Music for...
by Andrew Sacher Olga Bell, who is a current Dirty Projector, a maker of Russian song cycles and more, will release the Incitation EP next week (10/16) on One Little Indian. The title track is the kind of eccentric, polyrhythmic...
Former Dirty Projectors vocalist Angel Deradoorian talks about the process of making her song "A Beautiful Woman." The post How Loneliness Inspired Deradoorian’s ‘Beautiful’ New Song appeared first on WIRED.
The latest episode of Ezra Koenig's Beats 1 radio show "Time Crisis" featured a panel of two sets of siblings: the Vampire Weekend frontman and his sister Emma, plus Dirty Projectors' Dave Longstreth and his brother Jake. In addition...Show More Summary
Former Dirty Projectors vocalist and bassist Angel Deradoorian has become one of out-rock's most valued utility players, collaborating with some of the brightest, most bizarre artists of our generation, including Björk, Flying Lotus and Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks — not to mention lending her dulcet pipes to songs by Brandon Flowers...
Bikini Bottom will also welcome The Flaming Lips, John Legend, Cyndi Lauper T.I. and Dirty Projectors.
David Bowie, The Flaming Lips, Dirty Projectors and other artists are contributing new songs to a Spongebob Squarepants musical. According to Entertainment Weekly, other artists contributing songs include Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, T.I.,...
SpongeBob SquarePants is making its way to Broadway. According to Entertainment Weekly, a musical based on the popular long-running Nickelodeon series will debut in June 2016 in Chicago, with a move to New York planned after that. Director Tina Landau and music supervisor Tom Kitt have arranged for a bunch of big names to contribute […]
Dirty Projectors, The Flaming Lips, Cyndi Lauper also contributing to Broadway production.
SpongeBob Squarepants, the titular anthropomorphic sponge of the beloved Nickelodeon cartoon show, is getting his own Broadway musical. It'll feature original music by David Bowie, Dirty Projectors, the Flaming Lips, They Might Be Giants,...Show More Summary
In watching the opening credits of SpongeBob Squarepants, in which that gravel-voiced pirate sings the crucial question, “Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?” did you ever pause and think, “What fascinating, subtle allusions to the likes of T.I.’s ‘Whatever You Like,’ Bowie’s ‘Queen Bitch’ and the work of dissonant indie chirpers, The Dirty Projectors”? …Read More
by Andrew Sacher Angel Deradoorian, former Dirty Projectors member and current Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks member, released her first album as Deradoorian, The Expanding Flower Planet, today via Anticon. I don't usually like using the term "world music," but Deradoorian...
With Angel Deradoorian, it’s not the exact words that matter, but rather the feeling conjured up by her voice when singing them. Time and again on The Expanding Flower Planet, Deradoorian’s first album as a solo artist, the lyrics seem to slowly shift into vowels and consonants, leaving clear language behind for something lying just beyond. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Kate Bush, Sufjan Stevens Song: Deradoorian - Komodo What's so good? This is an interesting little track that's way out of my musical comfort zone. For a time, Angel Deradoorian played bass and sung in Dirty Projectors.Show More Summary
Debut solo album The Expanding Flower Planet arrives later this month.
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 […]