Lower Dens

Lower Dens – “Galapagos”

Lower Dens have released a new song, "Galapagos," from their upcoming album The Competition. It's the third single from the new album, following last month's "I Drive,"
Will Gottsegen / August 20, 2019

Lower Dens – “I Drive”

Lower Dens have released a new single called "I Drive." A minimalist video for the track, directed by Jason Nocito, features the band performing with interspersed…
Israel Daramola / July 9, 2019

Radio Programmers Said That Lower Dens’ New Song “Young Republicans” Was “Too Controversial”

Lower Dens just announced their new album The Competition and shared its lead single "Young Republicans," which paints the titular young Republicans as elitist cannibals who literally…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / June 1, 2019

Lower Dens Announce New Album The Competition, Release “Young Republicans”

Baltimore indie-pop outfit Lower Dens have announced a new album, The Competition, the band's first since 2015's Escape From Evil. The Competition is set to…
Israel Daramola / May 30, 2019

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)

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: May 01, 2012Label: Ribbon MusicJana Hunter, frontwoman for hazy, psych-folk crew Lower Dens never has shied away from stark…
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