What’s a dream machine? What does the title of Sade Murphy’s newest collection, Dream Machine, reveal about the content inside? James Pate writes, “The title seems two-fold. The book could be called a “dream machine” in the sense that it offers us a series of dreams within its pages (the book as dream machine). But […]
U2 kicked off their Innocence + Experience world tour in Vancouver last night, and from the looks of this video, James Murphy isn’t the only one who’s losing his edge. U2’s longtime guitarist David Howell Evans — known to most everyone as The Edge — missed, uh, the edge of the stage last night. You […]
"They're not all cloudy or funky or taste like poop or shoes." For LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, a fascination with natural wine began after drinking a bottle of Frank Cornelissen MunJebel Bianco 3. As he told the Times this week, it "was just so crazy... Show More Summary
Williamsburg, which is fast becoming geographical embodiment of LCD Soundsystem's "New York, I Love You But You're Bringing Me Down," will soon get a new wine bar courtesy of LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy. Farewell, edge, you shall never return now. [ more › ]
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Former LCD Soundsystem mastermind James Murphy will open up a new wine bar, the Four Horsemen, in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn next month, The New York Times reports. Located at 295 Grand Street, the 40-seat spot will focus primarily on natural wines — which, for the most part, are allowed to ferment with...
To understand how sarcastic and morose the former frontman of LCD Soundsystem can be, all it really takes is a quick scan of the track lists on the group’s three albums. There’s “Tribulations” and “Never As Tired As When I’m Waking Up”...Show More Summary
Meticulously curated wine list, carefully designed acoustics, and good eats.
James Murphy @ SS Coachella, 2012 (more by Greg Cristman) When a prominent chef heard that James Murphy had decided to open a wine bar in Brooklyn, he nudged Mr. Murphy to compose an online journal about the process. Mr....
LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy is opening a wine bar in Brooklyn called Four Horsemen. Presumably, he left “of the apocalypse” out of the bar’s title because he knew the above sentence would already have naysayers gnashing their teeth and he didn’t want to bait them further. Yet The New York Times dutifully reports on the […]
The bar will be in Williamsburg. Music man (and Grub Diet veteran) James Murphy is turning his well-known love of food and wine into an actual wine bar, which will be called the Four Horsemen. Per the Times, it will open in Williamsburg at 295 Grand next month. Show More Summary
Where are your friends tonight? At James Murphy's new wine bar, that's where. The former LCD Soundsystem frontman has announced plans to open the Four Horsemen, a wine bar in Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood, as The New York Times reports. Show More Summary
James Murphy, the former brain behind LCD Soundsystem, is a restless seeker of food and wine who is opening a wine bar in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
LCD Soundsystem, the dance-punk band led by James Murphy, played its final show on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. The Garden is a huge venue for a scruffy indie act like LCD Soundsystem, a setting worthy of an event, and Murphy...Show More Summary
LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy is behind the score for the new Noah Baumbach film While We're Young, which stars Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Amanda Seyfried, Adam Driver, and Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock. Today, he's shared a new piece of the soundtrack: a cover of David Bowie's "Golden Years". Show More Summary
Besides writing new songs for the soundtrack to Noah Baumbach's upcoming While We're Young, James Murphy also made an instrumental cover of David Bowie's "Golden Years." Your favorite Cool Dad has a new ringtone.... More »
The Telegraph profiled author Tom McCarthy. Rolling Stone reconsidered Depeche Mode's Violator album 25 years after its release. io9 listed short stories that pack more of a punch than most novels. Stream James Murphy's cover of "Golden Years" by David...
While We’re Young is Noah Baumbach’s upcoming film about two 40-somethings feeling old and edgeless in Brooklyn. James Murphy scored the film, naturally, and we’ve heard small snippets of his contributions over the past month. Two days ago, Murphy premiered a gorgeous slice of ambient yearning called “We Used To Dance,” and today, we have […]
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by Bill Pearis We posted yesterday about James Murphy's score for Noah Baumbauch's upcoming comedy, While We're Young, and the soundtrack includes his cover of David Bowie's "Golden Years" and that has now been released. It's definitely an original take...