The Wrens

You Can Hear the First Wrens Album Since 2003 at Their Brooklyn Home

The Wrens have famously not released an album since 2003's The Meadowlands. Yesterday, the band announced on Facebook that they would be offering fans an advanced listen of…
Rob Arcand / March 15, 2017

The Wrens Announce New Song to Be Released on Magazine-Exclusive Cassette

Fans anxious for the Wrens' long-awaited follow-up to 2003's The Meadowlands will be able to get a small taste of the album to come later…
Andrew Unterberger / October 10, 2015

The Wrens Have Finally Finished Their ‘Meadowlands’ Follow-Up

Update: The Wrens say they've finally — actually, really — sent their album out to be mastered. Read their entire Facebook post (worth every second…
Colin Joyce / December 7, 2014

The Wrens Finally Ink a Record Deal, With a New LP On the Way

It's been 11 years since the Wrens released The Meadowlands — 11 long, long years. Now, after teasing a snippet from their forthcoming album last summer,…
Rachel Brodsky / November 11, 2014

The Wrens’ ‘The Meadowlands’ Turned Indie Rock Into Dad Rock, 10 Years Ago Today

"Boys, you won't remember from the minute you walk into the room," Wrens guitarist Kevin Whelan once sang. But the boys remember. Seems like that's…
Chris DeVille / September 9, 2013