Tagged: Dirty Projectors


Watch Dirty Projectors New Short Film, Hi Custodian

Whatever you might think of David Longstreth’s megalomaniacal tendencies, you can’t argue with the man’s ambition. Here, he’s made a gesamtkunstwerk out of Dirty Projectors’ recent LP Swing Lo Magellan in a new short film … read more »

POSTED September 7, 2012 4:20PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Video: Major Lazer f. Amber Coffman, “Get Free”

Director So Me pairs Major Lazer‘s surprisingly understated, flute-embellished “Get Free” with the rhythms of life in Jamaica, setting shots of hair braiding, bench pressing and horse jockeying in time with Switch and Diplo’s chugging … read more »

POSTED August 23, 2012 1:51PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,

Interview: David Longstreth of Dirty Projectors

A sunglasses-clad David Longstreth sat down with us in a suite at the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (his “56th interview of the day”) to talk about Dirty Projectors new album, Swing Lo Magellan. Swing … read more »

POSTED July 10, 2012 1:50PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS:

By the Numbers: Dirty Projectors’ Swing Lo Magellan

POSTED July 10, 2012 10:01AM IN BY THE NUMBERS, NWSPRINT TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Dirty Projectors, “Gun Has No Trigger”

The reductive, silhouette style of Dirty Projectors’ video for “Gun Has No Trigger” has the strange effect of both focusing your attention on each singer’s voice and the syncopation of sound, color and form. It … read more »

POSTED June 8, 2012 11:30AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Major Lazer f. Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors, “Get Free” MP3

Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors voices a new track from Major Lazer’s forthcoming sophomore LP, due later this year. It’s a shimmering swamp, Coffman’s vocal and a tickle of flute swimming across swollen bass and … read more »

POSTED April 16, 2012 10:54AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

A Somewhat Irrational Conversation Re: Phoenix and Daft Punk at MSG (with Cellphone Photos)

In a rolling post that we will update throughout the day, The FADER’s editor in chief Peter Macia and senior editor Sam Hockley-Smith recount the momentous Phoenix and Dirty Projectors and Wavves show at Madison … read more »

POSTED October 21, 2010 10:38AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Remix Every Track from Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

FADER 62 cover stars Phoenix have kept their fans well fed since the release of Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix (and its digital remix-collection shadow) in 2009, playing your girlfriend’s favorite songs across most major continents. All … read more »

POSTED September 20, 2010 5:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Streaming: Dirty Projectors + Bjork, "All We Are"

Dirty Projectors and Bjork have dropped their Mount Wittenberg EP today, the release’s spectacular cover art just above. It’s a group of songs about whales, inspired by “events” that took place on the titular (also: … read more »

POSTED June 30, 2010 11:07AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Stream: Dirty Projectors + Bjork, “All We Are”

Coming from the whale based mindscape of Mount Wittenberg Orca, out today, “All We Are” is pretty weird. But in the same way that every once in a while you find yourself saying “sofa” is … read more »

POSTED June 30, 2010 10:35AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,