New Noise

September 11, 2011

Hello there.

We’re playing a show on Saturday night at the Hare & Hounds Kings Heath. Here’s all the details you will need: Victories At Sea / Free School / Patterns. Victories At Sea are ace. Patterns are coming down from Manchester. Check out the video below. I love it. Sounds like earlier Animal Collective mixed with a bit of older Animal Collective. Which is pretty impressive.

Here’s Victories At Sea playing at Off The Cuff festival a few weeks back:

ThisIsTmrw are DJing in between the live stuff. Don’t get much better like….

Free School Podcast y’all

April 26, 2011

Hot Dog! It’s the inaugural Free School monthly podcast y’all.

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Me and Andy talk about Dudley, interweavingness, me being a pretentious idiot (at least it’s inferred).

Tracklist includes tracks from: Kelley Polar, LCD Soundsystem (Lindstrom remix), Junior Boys, The Field, Orbital & Animal Collective.

Here’s the link:

Tomorrow Never Knows (sometimes it does)

December 14, 2008

The final Wire magazine of the year has Animal Collective for the Invisible Jukebox. The anticipation for the release of their new album is at fever pitch. I can’t wait. And nor can The Quietus.

This song will be on it and it is one of the most stunning tracks I’ve ever heard. Brother Sport:

Bradford Cox posted some AC micromixes earlier this year which go a long way to help shine a light on where AC come from, what they listen to and how that influences their music. Highlights for me are the two opening tracks but listen to the whole thing.

Geologist: Steppin’ Out by Joe Jackson

Avey Tare: Rocky Road by The Alabama Sacred Harp Singers

(The Panda Bear mix doesn’t seem to work for some reason…)