Whenever the Dirty Projectors put out material of any kind, then you listen â€“ no ifs, ands, or buts about it. Their 2009 album Bitte Orca was arguably their most masterful album. Any other release after would surely have a tough act to follow. Enter Swing Lo Magellan (via Domino Records), which is easily one of this yearâ€™s most anticipated albums. But if you were to strictly hold the latter to the standard of the former, …
With Swing Lo Magellan, David Longstreth shows he really doesn’t know how to do the same thing twice. This time, beyond the aughts-era duality of retromania and neophilia, and beyond his band’s reputation for dizzying, heady innovation, Longstreth has found the beautiful, generous simplicity of the heart and soul. Same as it …
French indie rockers Phoenix are slowly releasing dates for their upcoming fall tour. A headlining show at the world famous Madison Square Garden has been announced for October 20th. Dirty Projectorsare set to support. The pre-sale for the show begins July 12th through AMEX. Check out all announced dates below.
July 15: Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux, Switzerland
July 16: Les Francofolies, La Rochelle, France
July 17: Les Vieilles Charrues, Carhaix, France
July 18: Musilac, Aix-les-Bains, France
July 28: Les …
The Roots will be dropping another full-length album on June 22, titled How I Got Over. The album will feature respected artists Jim James, Joanna Newsom, members of the Dirty Projectors, Patty Crash, John Legend, and Blu, as well as members of the Legendary Roots Crew.
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1. Interlude 1 feat. Amber Coffman, Angel Deradoorian & Haley Dekle of Dirty Projectors
2. Walk Alone feat. Truck …
Last night, Mos Def & Talib Kweli stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to perform “History” with Amber Coffman and Haley Dekle of Dirty Projectors and The Roots. Check out the video inside.
The Dirty Projectors performed a brand new song called “When The World Comes To An End” on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on 9/28. Check it out inside.
Dirty Projectors performed “Cannibal Resource” on the Late Show with David Letterman. Check it out inside.