Dan Deacon

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INTERVIEW: ANIMAL COLLECTIVE’S NOAH “PANDA BEAR” LENNOX

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“I had a lot of memorable walks around [Boston Common]; I always thought it was a really sweet area.” Continue reading

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BORDERLANDS: DAN DEACON’S “TRUE THRUSH”

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Structurally it still sounds distinctly Deacon-y with it’s kaleidoscopic looped melodies and thick layers of percussion, but where his vocals are typically pitch-shifted beyond recognition, here they are remarkably untampered with and placed at the front of the mix. Continue reading

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SXSW 2012 DAY 1: NO FIONA APPLE, YES ANDREW BIRD, ETC.

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Thankfully, Stubb’s—home of world-renowned barbecue and a backyard hosting a stage that’s not unlike a smaller BoA Pavilion—is next to a handful of venerable rock clubs, so coming up with an Apple-spawned Plan B wasn’t exactly difficult. Or, as it turns out, a Plan B at all. Continue reading