Bear in Heaven

Bear in Heaven Get Astral on Space Jam ‘Time Is Over One Day Old’

Combining chillwave, psychedelia, Krautrock, shoegaze, synthpop, and a few other amorphous genres, Bear in Heaven nevertheless boast a highly particular vibe—the yearning of lonely astronaut…
Barry Walters / August 6, 2014

Bear in Heaven, ‘I Love You, It’s Cool’ (Hometapes/Dead Oceans)

Weird waves of Johnny Hates Jazz/When In Rome lost-in-the-supermarket pop, saved by brawny drums.
Christopher R. Weingarten / April 16, 2012

Bear In Heaven Aim for ‘More Groove, Less Doom’ on April LP

Bear in Heaven's 2009 album Beast Rest Forth Mouth earned the Brooklyn electro-rockers a glimpse of prime-time TV fame: 30 seconds of "You Do You"
Brandon Specktor / December 12, 2011

Breaking Out: Bear in Heaven

Three years ago Adam Wills was working as a motion graphics artist for a film company and wondering how to kick-start his music career. Looking…
Melissa Maerz / October 19, 2010

FREE ALBUM! SPIN’s Top Tunes of Austin City Limits

October 8-10 brings us Austin City Limits, an annual celebration of music in the Texas capital's gorgeous Zilker Park, attended by some 65,000 fans daily.
SPIN Staff / October 1, 2010

10 Must-Hear Artists at Austin City Limits Fest

Entering its ninth year, the Austin City Limits Music Festival is showing no signs of slowing down, as it sprawls out over the 46 acres…
Luke McCormick / October 1, 2010

New Albums from Weezer, Robert Plant & 26 More!

Here's a rundown of the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / September 14, 2010

Bear in Heaven, ‘Beast Rest Forth Mouth (Expanded Edition)’ (Hometapes)

Do we really need another impressionistic Brooklyn "Bear" ensemble with pained tenor cries and prog-rock tendencies? Beast Rest Forth Mouth makes an exuberant case, folding…
Barry Walters / September 1, 2010