Tagged: Dungen

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Schnipper’s Slept On: I Was a Nordic Music Prize Judge

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s Olaf Arnald’s Innundir Skinni, unofficial runner up for the Nordic Music Prize. Listen to the … read more »

POSTED February 22, 2011 6:24PM IN SLEPT ON Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Open Bar With Dungen

You’ve got to give some serious credit to a band who would show up on time to a bar at 11 o’clock in the AM (granted, the newly-opened Veronica People’s Club serves delicious coffee and … read more »

POSTED October 20, 2010 1:00PM IN OPEN BAR TAGS: , ,
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Video: Dungen, “Skit I Allt”

Dungen‘s new album, Skit I Allt, like their others, is already a mainstay in the FADER rotation, but unlike their others most of it continues in the laid back lane they veered into on their … read more »

POSTED August 11, 2010 4:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Listen: Dungen, "Marken Låg Stilla"

We remember the first time we heard Dungen: sophomores in college and a girl we weren’t sure if we liked or not handed us Ta det lugnt like it was a doobie. It might as well … read more »

POSTED July 7, 2010 12:03PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:
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Dungen, “Marken Låg Stilla” MP3

Someday, when Dungen are done being a band, their entire catalog will be revealed as one massive psychedelic tapestry made from hypnotic piano and the kind of burned-out psych guitar riffs that will cause all … read more »

POSTED July 6, 2010 1:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Premiere: The Amazing, “Code II” MP3

Editors of The FADER have reveled in the acid rock psychosis of Sweden’s Dungen for years now, ogling Gustave Estjes’ skin tight flares and seeing really special Hobbit visions when the band performs live. But … read more »

POSTED September 23, 2009 12:03PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Party in the Pines at Big Sur, Part 1: Dungen

We spent this past weekend at Party in the Pines, a low-key festival in a sun-dappled northern California forest presented by Kemado Records, Mexican Summer and (((folkYEAH!))).  FADER TV captured all of the many ultra-lax … read more »

POSTED September 1, 2009 1:09PM IN EVENTS CHANNEL Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Woods to Tour with Kurt Vile, Dungen

This is a really good idea. read more »

POSTED June 22, 2009 11:21AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

Malajube – "Porté Disparu"

One of our favorite French Canadian exports dropped a new CD entitled Labyrinthes back in March. We’ve had the new Malajube record in our iTunes since, but find it creeping into our consciousness as a standout when we’ve got the player on shuffle. With a pleasant, if not instantly recognizable, demeanor, statements like, “Wait, who is this?” followed by, “This is pretty good.” are common whenever a track from Labyrinthes pops up. read more »

POSTED June 1, 2009 12:02PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS:

Notes From Middle America – Black Gasoline

I have to ask. What happened to rock? Has it become passé or uncool for a band to struggle, tour, play shows night after night to build a fan base without the help of excessive internet buzz or douche bags in the “hip” magazines who supposedly have their fingers on the pulse of the American youth culture? If a band has to work hard to get what they have, is that far less important than the mandatory polo shirts they wear on stage? read more »

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