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The Unicorns, Islands Frontman Nick Thorburn Announces New Graphic Novel

Nick Thorburn—frontman of Islands and The Unicorns—is writing a new graphic novel called Penguins. The book arrives this September via Fantagraphics, and features a series of interconnected…
Rob Arcand / July 4, 2018

Islands Share ‘The Joke’ and ‘Christmas Tree,’ Two New Singles From Two New Albums

Indie shape-shifter Nick Thorburn, a.k.a. Nick Diamonds, has fronted short-lived but influential weirdo darlings the Unicorns, fashioned a jazzy effort as Reefer with hip-hop producer Daddy…
Evan Siegel / March 25, 2016

Nick Thorburn Shares Full ‘Serial’ Season Two Soundtrack

Nick Thorburn, better known as Nick Diamonds from the Unicorns and Islands, composes the music for real-crime podcast Serial. Now, the full 23-song soundtrack for…
Rachel Brodsky / February 25, 2016