Posts tagged "Destroyer"

Merge 25 Festival: Neutral Milk Hotel, Bob Mould, Wye Oak, and More

As previously reported, influential indie-rock label Merge Records will celebrate their 25th anniversary with a weekend-spanning festival running July 23 through 26. Today they announced…
By: Mike Ayers / March 19, 2014

See Destroyer Coo ‘Bye Bye’ From a Chicken Farm

Destroyer returns on November 25 with Five Spanish Songs — the Vancouver rock experimentalist's unexpected en español follow-up to his wooly soft-jazz full-band 2011 effort Kaputt. Last…
By: Chris Martins / November 5, 2013

Listen to Destroyer’s Spanish-Language Stomper ‘El Rito’

Dan Bejar has another Destroyer EP on the way, but this one may be more direct than his last couple of extended players. Especially if…
By: Jordan Sargent / October 7, 2013

To the Moon and Beyond: Spencer Krug’s Giant Leap

"I sound like a real dick right now," says Spencer Krug. The avant-rock whirlwind is smoking a pre-show cigarette and chatting on the phone from…
By: Alyssa Noel / June 13, 2012

Destroyer, ‘Kaputt’ (Merge)

Snarl and murmur would seem to be mutually exclusive, but Destroyer's Dan Bejar manages to do both simultaneously. Long on cryptic references (you mean you…
By: David Menconi / January 25, 2011

New Albums: Iron & Wine, Wanda Jackson + 19 More!

Here's our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / January 25, 2011

Conor Oberst, Spoon to Play Merge’s 20th Anniversary Fest

Superchunk members Mac McCaughan and Laura Ballance's North Carolina label Merge Records is celebrating 20 years of kicking out the jams with a five-day bash…
By: Larry Fitzmaurice / April 3, 2009