Lower Dens

Listen to Lower Dens’ Heavenly Cover of “Maneater” by Hall & Oates

Lower Dens released a heavenly, lulling cover of "Maneater" by Hall & Oates as a part of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research’s upcoming charity…
Sadie Bell / September 29, 2016

Q&A: Lower Dens’ Jana Hunter on Becoming a Band for All Seasons

With Lower Dens' third album, Escape From Evil, the Baltimore-based outfit is pulling quite the Houdini act: Escaping the "cold and dark" place they'd found themselves…
Andrew Unterberger / April 2, 2015

Stream Lower Dens’ Dusky Charity Single ‘Non Grata’

"Don't look back / Wait for me," Jana Hunter sings in her low moan on "Non Grata," from Lower Dens' split 7-inch with Baltimore neighbors…
Marc Hogan / June 24, 2013

Watch Lower Dens Do Tripped-Out Trust Falls in ‘Candy’ Video

The idea that you can develop a rapport between people by forcing them to interact in a series of organized rituals would be crazy if…
Marc Hogan / August 3, 2012

Lower Dens, ‘Nootropics’ (Ribbon Music)

Jana Hunter, frontwoman for hazy, psych-folk crew Lower Dens never has shied away from stark social commentary. She's a cultural activist at best, an arty…
Puja Patel / May 1, 2012

Lower Dens: Freak-Folk Femme Lets Her Indie-Rock Flag Fly

WHO: "When I first started playing the guitar, I had no idea what I was doing," says Jana Hunter, 33, on discovering the instrument in…
David Bevan / March 28, 2012

See Lower Dens’ Minimal New Video for ‘Brains’

When Lower Dens' Jana Hunter set out to write Nootropics, her Baltimore folk-gaze crew's forthcoming full-length (and Ribbon Music debut), she opted to start with…
David Bevan / February 21, 2012

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week: CMJ Edition!

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / October 22, 2010