mp3: Ducktails – The Flower Lane

Ducktails, the longtime solo project of Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile, has been a blog favorite for his experimentations with jangle-pop, electronic soundscapes and psychedelic guitar music.  Apparently not content with being part of one of the best indie-rock bands currently making music, Mondanile has gone and recruited musicians to make Ducktails a full-fledged band instead of just a solo project and …

pkelly94mp3: Ducktails – The Flower Lane

Video: Dirty Projectors – Gun Has No Trigger

The Swing Lo Magellan hype continues to build with this new video for first leak ‘Gun Has No Trigger’.  Inspired by the mid-2000s ipod ads that made such songs as ‘Flathead’ and ‘Shut Up And Let Me Go’ popular, this clip features the silhouettes of the band as they belt out the incredibly vocal demanding track.  As the track builds during the …

pkelly94Video: Dirty Projectors – Gun Has No Trigger

mp3: Animal Collective- Honeycomb & Gotham

My opinion on every single Animal Collective song I have ever listened to has changed drastically as I’ve been able to spend more time with them (usually growing from “yeah I guess this is cool” to “mind blowing”), so while I’m writing this I completely am aware that anything I say now won’t be relevant in a few days.  Animal …

pkelly94mp3: Animal Collective- Honeycomb & Gotham