Tagged: Jeff Mangum


Watch Jeff Mangum’s Occupy Wall Street Singalong

Storied recluse Jeff Mangum performed an eight-song acoustic set for Occupy Wall Street protesters late last night in lower Manhattan. He wore the same shirt, sweater and hat he had on last week. Between crowd-sourced … read more »

POSTED October 5, 2011 10:43AM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (7) TAGS: , ,

Highlights From All Tomorrow’s Parties

It is impossible not to mentally conjure Bruce Springsteen when in Asbury Park. Like Straford-upon-Avon exists only to hold the legend of Shakespeare, and East Egg as a town has myth just because of The … read more »

POSTED October 3, 2011 2:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

ATP’s I’ll Be Your Mirror USA Mixtape

On September 30th and going through October 2nd, All Tomorrow’s Parties takes over New Jersey. Watch out Chris Christie! This edition of the festival is curated by Portishead, and the lineup includes everyone from them … read more »

POSTED September 14, 2011 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Jeff Mangum Played a Secret Neutral Milk Hotel Show, Listen to Half of It

Maybe around the time we were 15 or 16, there was a girl with fake eyelashes, maybe five years older, otherworldly, sophisticated, and obsessed with Neutral Milk Hotel. She described her dream boy who had … read more »

POSTED December 6, 2010 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Jeff Mangum Played Neutral Milk Hotel Songs Last Night in New York

At the Chris Knox benefit show at Le Poisson Rouge. According to OneThirtyBPM, the reclusive Neutral Milk Hotel brainchief played five songs from his much beloved (and raaaaaaarely performed) catalogue, one of which is embedded … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2010 12:30PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

We Hope Jeff Mangum Doesn't Read Too Many Blogs

If you’re reading this blog (or really any music blog for that matter), you probably know revered Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum doesn’t play a lot of gigs these days. And as his band’s … read more »

POSTED March 26, 2010 5:25AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , ,

Jeff Mangum Contributes to Chris Knox Tribute Album, Sends Indie Kid in Athens into Paroxysm of Joy

Former Neutral Milk Hotel frontman Jeff Mangum is the indie rock world’s J.D. Salinger: a recluse whose limited musical production following the demise of that one perfect record prompts JUBILATION whenever he shows his face … read more »

POSTED December 9, 2009 12:59PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: , ,