Posts Tagged ‘Animal Collective’
Words and Photos by Stephen Taylor Friday was another beautiful day on the farm. Temperatures reached a mid-day high of 85 degrees, which is plenty to sweat about in a field, but about all you can hope for in the south in June. The weekend warrior masses descended on... more
Governor's Ball got hit with the rain on Friday making photos almost impossible to get and the headliners (Kings of Leon and Pretty Lights) both got cancelled which meant big bummers for concert goers, but we had our man Kenny Sun on the scene for Saturday and Sunday to cover... more
The lineup for Treasure Island Music Festival was just announced officially, and it's amazing compared to some of the lineups I've seen them throw together in the past few years. Topping this year's bill is Atoms for Peace, Beck, Animal Collective and Major Lazer -- thereby making the entire... more
The late night scene at Bonnaroo is arguably unparalleled on the American festival circuit when it comes to producing legendary, one-of-a-kind performances on a yearly basis. The festival has just announced this year's lineup and the following bands will be performing their set late night on the Bonnaroo stages this... more
The lineup for the annual Forecastle Festival in Louisville was just announced! Holding down the top slots this year will be The Black Keys, String Cheese Incident, the Avett Brothers and the Flaming Lips. LMB faves like Alabama Shakes, Jim James, Bombino, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Big... more
Camp Bisco just announced the lineup for their July 11-13 festival at the Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville, NY. The festival was founded and will be headlined by The Disco Biscuits and will feature Animal Collective, STS9, Umphrey's McGee, Passion Pit, Bassnectar, Lotus, Rubblebucket, Cosby Sweater, The Werks,... more
Bonnaroo 2013 Lineup: Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons, Tom Petty, Bjork, Pretty Lights, Wilco and more
The lineup for Bonnaroo has been announced! Headlining this year's festival will be Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Bjork, Wilco, Pretty Lights and R. Kelly! Tons of amazing talent is on this lineup including LMB faves like David Byrne & St. Vincent, Animal... more
The lineup for the 2013 Governor's Ball Music Festival just dropped and it's ridiculously big. Headlining this year's first three-day version of this festival will be Kanye West, Kings of Leon and a big artist yet to be named. Following right behind them will be NAS, Pretty Lights,... more
Animal Collective have just announced a tour in support of their most recent album Centipede Hz. The tour kicks off March 7th at Boston’s House of Blues ending two weeks later in Boise, ID where they'll headline the 2nd Annual Treefort Music Festival. Tickets for the festival are... more
Kenny Sun caught last night's Animal Collective show at Terminal 5 in Hell's Kitchen and captured a bunch of excellent photos and three videos from the show which you can see down below the setlist. This was the second of two shows at the venue (Tuesday night's show was a... more
Last week, we rolled out Part One of LMB's Best of 2012 feature, highlighting this year's noteworthy albums (Tame Impala's Lonerism, Jack White's Blunderbuss and Alt-J's An Awesome Wave), artists (Alabama Shakes & Father John Misty) live moments (Phish Dick's 8/31/12, MMJ's 3-night LA "no repeats run" & Sigur Ros... more
While there's still plenty of live music magic yet to be made, the end is near and 2012 will be in the rear view in five short weeks. Furthermore, December is generally a skinny month for studio releases (although Big Boi's Vicious Lies & Dangerous Rumors drops on 12/11) so... more
As a follow-up to the release of their latest LP Centipede Hz, Animal Collective are getting set to release “Crimson” will be as the B-Side to the band’s next single, “Applesauce”, which will be made available digitally and on 12″ vinyl beginning November 11th via Domino. The band previously... more
Animal Collective stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night and played through the Panda Bear lead jawn "Rosie Oh" off the band's latest release, Centipede Hz. Check out his reaction when he's done singing it...
Saturday night at the House of Blues was one of the most kinetically blissful shows I have been to, all made possible by that flammable chemistry between fans and band.
Animal Collective dropped by Conan O'Brien's studio yesterday following up their triumphant Sunday night show at the Hollywood Bowl with Flying Lotus and only played one track for the studio audience. Watch their TV version of "Today's Supernatural" after the jump...
Animal Collective and Flying Lotus would strike most as odd bedfellows with just about any act on just about any bill. In their own right, each act escapes apt categorization and when it was announced months ago that KCRW would be presenting the two appearing together on a Sunday night... more
Performing inside a giant recreation of the cover art from its new album, Centipede Hz, Animal Collective enticed the Paramount into a trance Tuesday night. The fantastic stage setup featured four colorful, conical sculptures surrounding the band, and rows of massive teeth above and below where it stood. After... more
WHO: KCRW's World Festival featuring Animal Collective, Flying Lotus + Huun Huur Tu WHEN: Sunday, September 23rd @ 7:00 p.m. WHERE: Hollywood Bowl @ 2301 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA TICKET GIVEAWAY: Enter for a chance to win (2) tickets by leaving a comment below with your favorite Animal Collective album! In... more
Animal Collective played KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic today and the stream has been posted online... Baltimore's Animal Collective has always been considered an experimental band, but they stretch even their own boundaries with their new release. The band stops by Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am in advance of their appearance at... more
When the news broke earlier this week that Animal Collective had finally announced a new tour after the announcement recently of their new album, Centipede Hz, I was definitely psyched and immediately went back to the shows I saw here up in Northern Cali before they played Coachella 2011. ... more