Tagged: Neutral Milk Hotel


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: , ,

Bradford Cox Covers Bob Dylan, Kurt Vile on Atlas Sound’s Bedroom Databank Vol. 1

Georgian home recording ultra maven Bradford Cox has a new harmonica heavy mixtape available for free download on his blog. It sounds like The Beatles, it sounds like the Appalachians. It also (almost) literally sounds … read more »

POSTED November 22, 2010 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 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: , ,

Newly Discovered Neutral Milk Hotel Videos Make Us Very Happy/Sad

Just like their songs do! read more »

POSTED November 20, 2009 2:46PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

ZOMG Merge Re-Issuing In The Aeroplane Over the Sea

ZOMGZOMGZOMG read more »

POSTED September 22, 2009 10:35AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Robin Pecknold, “Two Headed Boy” MP3 (Neutral Milk Hotel Cover)

How bad are music nerds (us) freaking out over this right now? Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes (aka the band that everyone including parents likes) performed solo at a benefit for Seattle’s all-ages music center … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2009 10:25AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Amanda Palmer Writes A Musical To In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

Somewhere a snobby, homosexual indie-rocker with black-rimmed glasses is saying, “I told you it could be done.” [Note: Paris Hilton is not in the musical.] read more »

POSTED May 12, 2009 11:55AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: ,