Tagged: Devendra Banhart


Staff Selects Playlist: An Optimistic Preview of 2013

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED January 24, 2013 6:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Vampire Weekend, Real Estate, Devendra Banhart and Others to Play Occupy Sandy Benefit

Though Hurricane Sandy is now a few weeks in the past, its devastating effects linger. Occupy Sandy, a volunteer group organized by Occupy Wall Street, has been heavily involved in the extensive cleanup in areas … read more »

POSTED November 14, 2012 12:33PM IN OTHER EVENTS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Devendra Banhart Designs a T-Shirt

Devendra Banhart dipped his toes in fashion’s waters with his Oliver Peoples video, but now he’s officially joining the ranks of musicians designing his own gear. The L.A.-based singer collaborated with COMUNE to create a … read more »

POSTED May 27, 2011 2:00PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: ,

Devendra Banhart’s Foreplay for Oliver Peoples

If only we could spin our simple, loving foreplay into commercial and artistic gold just like Devendra. In a new video for Oliver Peoples, Banhart turns a romantic, pre-coital (or post? you be the judge) … read more »

POSTED January 14, 2011 4:00PM IN STYLE VIDEO TAGS: ,
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Beck, Devendra Banhart and Caetano Veloso Backstage with Doug Aitken

Can Doug Aitken do no wrong? This video is amazing and we feel smarter for watching it, which is great because we’ve been feeling a little dumb all day. Adding to an already amazing body … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2010 3:30PM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO TAGS: , , , ,

Tent Posts: Interview With Devendra Banhart

Devendra Banhart & The Grogs, his cool backup band from SF, was definitely a high point of Austin City Limits, and we intend absolutely no pun with that statement. Before his set, though, we got … read more »

POSTED October 12, 2010 3:00PM IN EVENTS SPECIALS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Tent Posts: Austin City Limits, Day 3

Day three began just as lightheartedly and nonchalantly as the days before. There must be something in the water here in Austin (or maybe it’s the Budweiser), because you guys are just a little too … read more »

POSTED October 11, 2010 11:16AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Devendra Banhart Remixes Liars "The Overachievers"

To borrow heavily from one of our favorite Party Down jokes, both of these acts are basically in the business of being weird. This is all well and good, and definitely part of their charm. … read more »


Stream: Liars, “The Overachievers (Devendra Banhart Remix)” MP3

Devendra Banhart has transformed Liars into some toasted lounge singers. The fingerpicked guitar is certainly lovely. This feels as though it was made beside a bog. This remix comes from Liars’ “The Over Achievers” single, … read more »

POSTED May 25, 2010 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

Priestbird, “Diamond” + “Stay” MP3

Priestbird‘s last album In Your Time remains a hidden gem in the category we’ve dubbed Ocean Metal (as of two seconds ago) because it is both heavy and awesome while at the same time feeling … read more »

POSTED April 30, 2010 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,