Amen Dunes

Stream Amen Dunes’ New Album Freedom

Amen Dunes—the long-running project of songwriter Damon McMahon—has released his fifth studio album Freedom in full. Following a collection of hazy, reverb-drenched early releases on…
Rob Arcand / March 30, 2018

Amen Dunes Crafts Freedom Into His Most Compelling Album Yet

Just shy of a decade ago, Damon McMahon—the singular lifeblood of Amen Dunes—began releasing his beguiling music. On the 2009 Locust Records LP DIA, an…
Dale Eisinger / March 29, 2018

Q&A: Amen Dunes on the Meaning of Freedom

The first voice on Amen Dunes’ new album Freedom is a child delivering the pep talk from the 2004 hockey…
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2018

Amen Dunes – “Believe”

Amen Dunes' new album Freedom arrives at the end of this month, and today, singer-songwriter Damon McMahon returns with a third advance single, "Believe." It's a sultry, nostalgic slow jam that winds its way into something heady…
Anna Gaca / March 13, 2018

Amen Dunes – “Blue Rose”

Amen Dunes has released a new video for "Blue Rose," the heady opening track of the upcoming album Freedom. Directed by Alex Goldberg, the clip finds Amen…
Anna Gaca / February 14, 2018

Amen Dunes Announces Freedom, Releases “Miki Dora”

Amen Dunes, a.k.a. psychedelic New York songwriter Damon McMahon, has at last announced the follow-up to his fantastic 2014 album Love. Freedom is out March 30 from Sacred…
Anna Gaca / January 17, 2018

SPIN Singles Mix: 10 Baddygirls, Smalltown Boys, and Auto-Tuned Stoics

Welcome to SPIN's inaugural Singles Mix! Every Friday SPIN's staff writers will pick their favorite, must-hear tracks from the week for your weekend playlists. From…
SPIN Staff / May 16, 2014

Amen Dunes Releases Demons on Upcoming ‘Love’

Amen Dunes' Damon McMahon gets ideas for songs "like a dog can sense a storm coming," he says. Once the Brooklyn-based psych-folk songwriter feels the…
Harley Brown / April 24, 2014

Hear Amen Dunes Team With Godspeed, Bon Iver Players

Shambolic psych-rock doesn't come much more tasty and unbound then "I Can't Dig It" by Amen Dunes. For this cut from the New York crew's…
Chris Martins / April 18, 2014