In 1974, former Byrd Gene Clark released his fourth solo album, No Other, a critical and commercial failure that earned increasingly more recognition over time and was received much more warmly upon its reissue in the early 2000s. Now,...
No Other, the 1974 solo album from the former Byrds member, is one of those cult-favorite albums that you’re probably never heard of unless you’re part of its cult. The densely orchestrated album pushed the studio excesses of early-’70s Cali folk rock to its natural conclusion, and all that ornamentation served to highlight Clark’s voice. [...]
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, Absofacto, Here We Go Magic Song: Jesse Davidson - Big Bois Gotta Eat [download here] What's so good? After absolutely blowing me away with his first releases, Adelaide singer-songwriter Jesse Davidson (whose single “Flaws” we featured last year) dropped off the map somewhat. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, TV On The Radio, Bill Calahan Song: Danvers - Oh Darling [download here] What's so good? An old favorite of mine, Adelaide indie pop band Fire! Santa Rosa, Fire! have been pretty quiet of late, having taken a hiatus from recording together. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, Jeff Buckley, Tim Fitz Song: D.D Dumbo - I Woke Up Covered In Sand [download here] What's so good? Earlier this year, I was immediately smitten after being introduced to the music of a solo artist from the small, Victorian town of Castlemaine. Show More Summary
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Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Major Lazer, Bauuer Song: Grizzly Bear - Will Calls (Diplo Remix) [download here] What's so good? Earlier this month, Grizzly Bear released the track “Will Calls” as part of their Shields...Show More Summary
You might not expect a Grizzly Bear remix from twerkmeister Diplo (I’m really sorry but I just… Read more articles like "mp3: Grizzly Bear – “Will Calls” (Diplo remix)" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Diplo gives the remix treatment to an excellent unreleased track that should have easily appeared on the 2012 record "Shields."
Taken from Shields Expanded.
“Will Calls (Marfa Demo)” heralded the release of Shields Expanded, the deluxe reissue of Grizzly Bear’s 2012 opus, and proved that the aborted Texas recording sessions that kicked off the album’s creation narrative weren’t a complete bust after all. Diplo’s club-ready version of “Will Calls” further shows its worth, ramping up the beast’s adrenaline, lining [...]
When you see Kobe Bryant in a fight with a bear, pray for the bear. But when you see anyone, and I mean anyone, in a fight with the Memphis Grizzlies, start praying for whoever "anyone" is. Memphis began the 2013-14 season slow. The grind was there, but the grit just wasn't. Show More Summary
The director behind now-classic 2012 clips for Grimes’ “Oblivion” and Grizzly Bears’ “Yet Again,” Emily… Read more articles like "Watch Arcade Fire’s Beautiful “Afterlife” Video" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Fleet Foxes, Father John Misty, Grizzly Bear Song: The Feather - What If [download here] What's so good? Step into the ethereal world of The Feather and their cathartic single “What If.” The...Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Grizzly Bear, Absofacto, Here We Go Magic Song: Foreign/National - Paris [download here] What's so good? Well written, interesting pop music seems to have taken a bit of a back seat in Australia recently with the influx of electronic, but thankfully there are still a few bands flying the flag. Show More Summary
Leave it to "Mama Grizzly Bear" Sarah Palin, not only the outspoken former governor of Alaska and VP candidate, but a multi-millionaire too from exploiting right-wing sensibilities. Now on a national tour touting her new Christmas book,...Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Wild Beasts, Grizzly Bear Song: Lion Bark - Longhorns [download here] What's so good? I think I may have just found a new exceptionally well-done orchestral indie pop song for all you Shufflers...Show More Summary
With Grizzly Bear a b-sides compilation is worth your time. Read more articles like "Review: Grizzly Bear – B-Sides" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Today, Grizzly Bear release the expanded edition of their great 2012 album Shields, including a ton of bonus B-sides. And as a special non-album bonus, they’ve put a new track online today: A remix of the original Shields song “Speak In Rounds” from the Brazilian art-school baile funkers Bonde Do Rolê. With their remix, Bonde [...]
Nico Muhly is a graduate of Columbia and Juillard, and he has worked with Phillip Glass, Björk, and Grizzly Bear, to name a few. His opera Two Boys tells the story of an online relationship between two young boys and the circumstances surrounding an ensuing murder. Show More Summary