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Album Of The Week: Cate Le Bon Reward

Cate Le Bon truly cannot stop creating. Since her last album, 2016's Crab Day, she produced Deerhunter's latest album and continued her fruitful collaborative partnership with Tim Presley as Drinks, but she also disappeared for a bit, even if it might not seem like it from an outsider's perspective. A couple … More »
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Shorties (Chelsea Manning Will Publish a Memoir, New Music from the National, and more)

Chelsea Manning will publish a memoir early next year. shared a short film featuring new music. May's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: Genius by James Gleick The Lords of Discipline by James Conroy Proust Was a Neuroscientist by Jonah Lehrer The Quietus previewed May's cassette releases. previewed summer's best books. Stream a new song by V.V. Lightbody. Authors discussed their books' one word titles at Mirriam-Webster. Stream a new Kelly Moran. L...
Tags: Music, David, Jonah Lehrer, Chelsea Manning, Atomic Books Comics Preview, James Gleick, Sandra Cisneros, Cate Le Bon, Yohuna, American Libraries, Charly Bliss, James Conroy Proust, V V Lightbody Authors, Mirriam Webster Stream, Kelly Moran Locus, Willow Wilson Aquarium Drunkard


Cate Le Bon – “The Light”

Is Cate Le Bon at the top of her game right now? I think Cate Le Bon is at the top of her game. Every single we've gotten from her upcoming new album, Reward, has been absolute perfection -- a masterful blending of the Welsh musician's avant-weirdness and pop precision. So far, we've heard "More »
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Shorties (Robert A. Caro Interviewed, Nick Cave Profiled, and more)

Forward and Fresh Air interviewed historian Robert Caro. The New York Times reviewed Caro's new book, Working. The Guardian profiled Nick Cave. April's best eBook deals. eBooks on sale today for $1.99: Acolytes of Cthulhu: Short Stories Inspired by H. P. Lovecraft An Excess Male by Maggie Shen KIng Reckoning by David Halberstam Amanda Palmer visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance. Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Bud Smith. Stream a new song by th...
Tags: Music, Beck, Wilco, David, Brooklyn, New York Times, Robert, Jeff Tweedy, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Electric Literature, NPR Music, Caro, Scarlett, Bud Smith, Cate Le Bon, Fresh Air


Cate Le Bon – “Home To You” Video

Pop polymath Cate Le Bon latest album, Reward, is coming out next month. We've heard "Daylight Matters" from it so far, and today the Welsh musician is releasing another track, "Home To You," which is an expansive reflection on what home means. "Home to you/ Is a neighborhood in the night kitchen/ Home … More »
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Cate Le Bon Comes 'Home To You'

The Welsh singer uses a luminous wash of avant-pop to explore one communities' search for belonging and a sense of place.(Image credit: YouTube screen grab by NPR)
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Cate Le Bon – “Daylight Matters”

Cate Le Bon has kept busy over the last year, producing Deerhunter's latest album and teaming up yet again with Tim Presley on their collaborative project DRINKS. Today, the avant-pop artist is announcing a new solo album, called Reward, the follow-up to 2016's Crab Day. More »
Tags: Music, Cate Le Bon, Tim Presley


Deerhunter – “Plains”

Deerhunter will release Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? -- the proper follow-up to 2015's Fading Frontier and their first full-length to feature the band's new lineup -- next week. We heard the lead single, "Death In Midsummer,” back in October. The following song, … More »
Tags: Music, Deerhunter, Cate Le Bon, Fading Frontier


Deerhunter – “Element”

Deerhunter announced a new album called Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? at the end of October. Recorded in Marfa, Texas and produced by Welsh singer-songwriter Cate Le Bon, the LP is the band's follow-up to their 2015 LP Fading Frontier, not counting their recent experimental tour-only cassette Double Dream Of Spring. More »
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Deerhunter – “Death In Midsummer” Video

Deerhunter introduced a new lineup back in March, and the following month they revealed they were recording a new album called Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? in Marfa with Welsh musician Cate Le Bon producing. In the interim the band released an experimental tour-only cassette called Double Dream Of Spring, but … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Marfa, Deerhunter, Bradford Cox, Cate Le Bon, Alan Smithee


Watch Deerhunter Jam With Animal Collective, Perform New Songs At NYC Shows

Deerhunter have a new album produced by Welsh singer-songwriter Cate Le Bon on the way -- according to frontman Bradford Cox, its working title is Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? -- and this week, they debuted a few songs from it (along with a new live lineup) in New York. Their summer tour … More »
Tags: Video, Music, New York, Animal Collective, Deerhunter, Bradford Cox, Cate Le Bon


Ty Segall & White Fence – “Good Boy”

Nobody could accuse Ty Segall and White Fence of being unproductive. Earlier this year, Segall released his way-out fuzz-rock opus Freedom's Goblin. And White Fence -- who, under his government name Tim Presley, is one half of the duo DRINKS with Cate Le Bon -- released the new DRINKS LP Hippo Lite just … More »
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Deerhunter Announce The Double Dream Of Spring Cassette Only Available On Tour

Deerhunter have begun work on the follow-up to their 2015 album Fading Frontier, which has the working title Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? and which frontman Bradford Cox says will be produced by Welsh singer-songwriter Cate Le Bon. But Deerhunter fans might not have to wait that long to hear some new material from … More »
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Drinks :: Hippo Lite

Marfa, TX: Earlier this month, in what appeared a makeshift rehearsal space, Bradford Cox (Atlas Sound / Deerhunter), Warpaint’s Stella Mozgawa, White Fence’s Tim Presley and Cate Le Bon live broadcasted an impromptu, lengthy jam session via Cox’s Instagram account. Indeed, to be a fly on the wall. The principals were gathered  due to their […]
Tags: Drinks, Music, Instagram, Marfa, Cox, Bradford Cox, Cate Le Bon, Stella Mozgawa, White Fence, Tim Presley, Hippo Lite


Bill's Indie Basement (4/20): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week in the Basement: Immersion (Colin Newman of Wire), Soulwax, DRINKS (Cate Le Bon & Tim Presley), and more. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Audiobooks, Drinks, Music, Bill, Music News, Immersion, Tour Dates, Wire, Deerhunter, Aop, Bill Pearis, Dungen, Bradford Cox, Matt Schulz, Cate Le Bon, Colin Newman


Stream Cate Le Bon & Tim Presley’s New DRINKS Album Hippo Lite And The “Corner Shops” Video

Yesterday we learned Welsh musician Cate Le Bon would be producing the new Deerhunter album. Today her own band DRINKS, a partnership with White Fence's Tim Presley, is back with a new album of its own. I love Le Bon's description of the conditions under which they created Hippo Lite: … More »
Tags: Drinks, Video, Music, Album Stream, Le Bon, Cate Le Bon, Casey Raymond, White Fence, Tim Presley


Bradford Cox Talks New Deerhunter Album Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? Produced By Cate Le Bon

Deerhunter's Bradford Cox is doing a performance with Welsh musician Cate Le Bon at this weekend's Marfa Myths festival, which will result in an EP documenting their collaboration. But that's not all they're recording together while in Texas. More »
Tags: Music, Texas, News, Deerhunter, Bradford Cox, Marfa Myths, Cate Le Bon


Drinks' New Avant-Pop Song 'Corner Shop' Is Weird And Wonderful

The fruit borne from Cate Le Bon and White Fence's Tim Presley in the last few years have been strange and delightful hybrids, like little pluots of avant-pop and post-punk. (Image credit: H.Hawkline/Courtesy of the artist)
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Drinks – “Corner Shops”

Drinks -- the auteur-pop project of Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley -- announced a new album, Hippo Lite, a couple months ago with "Real Outside." Today, they've shared another track from their latest team-up, a prickly and precise song called "Corner Shops." Over its four-and-a-half minutes, Le Bon and Presley sound pleasantly cuckoo, … More »
Tags: Drinks, Music, Le Bon, Cate Le Bon, Tim Presley


Video: Marlon Williams, ‘Come to Me’

After an unfortunate split with his lady mate last December, Kiwi Marlon Williams plunged headlong into writing and recording one of the most lush and beautiful breakup albums ever to lap up to these shores, “Make Way for Love,” released Feb. 16 on Dead Oceans. Produced and recorded by Noah Georgeson (Joanna Newsom, Little Joy, Adam Green, Devendra Barnhart and Cate Le Bon) at Panoramic Studios in Northern California after three weeks of pre-production with Williams’ frequent collaborator Ben Ed...
Tags: Video, Music, Williams, New Zealand, Sigur Ros, Northern California, Marlon Williams, Teragram Ballroom, Aldous Harding, Cate Le Bon, David Khan, Kiwi Marlon Williams, Panoramic Studios, Ben Edwards Williams, Elvis Roy Orbison, Ben Woolley


Stream: Drinks, ‘Real Outside’

Cate Le Bon and White Fence’s Tim Presley are back at it with Drinks, following the 2015 album “Hermits On Holiday” with a new one, “Hippo Lite,” out on Drag City on April 20. The album was named after Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort, a small town in southern France where the duo spent a month recording in an old mill recording, without wi-fi or cell service, making friends with bats and birds, and getting familiar with the Jurassic Park trilogy, the only DVDs they had. Le Bon describes a typical day as...
Tags: Drinks, Music, France, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Bands, Latest Music, Drag City, Le Bon, Cate Le Bon, Hippolyte, White Fence, Tim Presley, Samur Khouja, Seahorse Sound, Tim Pfresley, Stephen Black


DRINKS (Cate Le Bon & Tim Presley) announce new LP, share "Real Outside"

"We used night sounds, night insects and used frogs as instruments. Did you know frogs have saxophones in their throats?" - Tim Presley on the new DRINKS album. [Author: Bill Pearis]
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DRINKS – “Real Outside”

In 2015, Welsh singer-songwriter Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley of the lo-fi psych-rock project White Fence teamed up under the name DRINKS to release one album of idiosyncratic outsider-pop called Hermits On Holiday. And now, three years later, they've done it again. Hippo Lite -- named for Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort, the small town in southern France … More »
Tags: Drinks, Music, France, Premiere, Cate Le Bon, Hippolyte, White Fence, Tim Presley, Hippo Lite


Marfa Myths 2018 lineup/tix: Wire, Tom Ze, Bradford Cox/Cate Le Bon, and more

The 2018 edition of Mexican Summer's Marfa Myths festival will happen April 12-15 in Marfa, TX. They've just announced the lineup which includes Wire, Tom Zé, Suzanne Ciani, Innov Gnawa, Connan Mockasin... Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Music News, Jim White, Tour Dates, Marfa, Wire, Jessica Pratt, Ryley Walker, Bill Pearis, Connan Mockasin, George Xylouris, Bradford Cox, Marfa Myths, Cate Le Bon, Omar S, Guy Picciotto


Desert Daze, Day 1: Barnett & Vile, Ariel Pink, Boris and other alternate dimensions

[See image gallery at buzzbands.la] “The only devil out here is the dust,” a masked security guard informed a driver as a car was checked my car for contraband at the entrance to the sixth annual Desert Daze festival. Truthfully, the dust on the compound of Joshua Tree’s Institute for Mentalphysics wasn’t that bad, and all the devils playing the festival’s stages more than made up for it. The brainchild of Phil Pirrone, the man behind Moon Block Party and a whole host of other events, Desert D...
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Desert Daze fest announces 2017 set times

Desert Daze takes place this weekend in Joshua Tree, CA with performances by Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Sleep (performing Holy Mountain), Unknown Mortal Orchestra, John Cale, Ty Segall, BADBADNOTGOOD, Panda Bear, Hope Sandoval, Eagles Of Death Metal, King Gizzard, Thurston Moore, The Make-Up, Ariel Pink, Liars, and tons more. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Drinks, Music, Winter, Sleep, Kurt Vile, Camera, Celebration, Ariel Pink, Liars, Twin Peaks, Tortoise, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Tour Dates, Eagles Of Death Metal, Froth


Desert Daze 2017 lineup additions: Panda Bear, John Cale, The Make-Up, Liars & more

The 2017 edition of Desert Daze happens October 12 – 15 at The Institute of Mentalphysics in Joshua Tree, CA. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Drinks, Music, Winter, Kurt Vile, Camera, Celebration, Ariel Pink, Liars, Twin Peaks, Tortoise, Courtney Barnett, Music News, Tour Dates, Eagles Of Death Metal, Froth, Panda Bear


Cate Le Bon bandmate Sweet Baboo releasing 'Wild Imagination' (listen to the title track)

"I wanted to convey the same sense of hope and joy I feel when I listen to Robert Wyatt or Arthur Russell singing," say Sweet Baboo (who you may know as Cate Le Bon's bassist). Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Bill Pearis, Arthur Russell, Robert Wyatt, Cate Le Bon, Sweet Baboo


Sweet Baboo - Badminton

"I wanted to convey the same sense of hope and joy I feel when I listen to Robert Wyatt or Arthur Russell singing," say Sweet Baboo (who you may know as Cate Le Bon's bassist). Continue reading… (in post Cate Le Bon bandmate Sweet Baboo releasing 'Wild Imagination' (listen to the title track) from BrooklynVegan. More by this artist at )
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H Hawkline releasing 'I Romanticize' (listen to "My Mine"), playing NYC w/ Sam Kogon & Air Waves

H. Hawkline's second album, I Romanticize, will be out June 2 via Heavenly. He made the album with frequent collaborator Cate Le Bon and co-producer Samur Khouja (whose Seahorse Sound was where the record was made), with help from Josiah Steinbrick and Warpaint drummer Stella Mozgawa... Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Bill Pearis, Aldous Harding, Air Waves, Cate Le Bon, Stella Mozgawa, Sam Kogon, H Hawkline, Hawkline, Josiah Steinbrick, Samur Khouja, Seahorse Sound