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listen to Beach House’s Thank Your Lucky Stars


"It’s hard to put it into words, but something about the record made us want to release it without the normal “campaign.” We wanted it to simply enter the world and exist.

Thank you very much,

Beach House
Thank Your Lucky Stars is out now on Sub ...

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listen to Beach House’s Depression Cherry in its entirety


Depression Cherry is out next week on Sub Pop.

listen: Beach House share gorgeous new single Sparks


Beach House unveil a dreamy new jam from their beautiful, long-awaited new album Depression Cherry: with its distorted, cascading washes of shoegaze guitar, "Sparks" isn't necessarily the most indicative of the whole record and the band's promised "return to simplicity" -- a promise on which they deliver gloriously, by the way -- but it feels like the perfect choice for the album's lead single, and a triumphant, achingly gorgeous return from one of our favorite bands...

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Beach House announce new album Depression Cherry out in August


"In general, this record shows a return to simplicity, with songs structured around a melody and a few instruments, with live drums playing a far lesser role. With the growing success of Teen Dream and Bloom, the larger stages and bigger rooms naturally drove us towards a louder, more aggressive place; a place farther from our natural tendencies. Here, we continue to let ourselves evolve while fully ignoring the commercial context in which we exist." -- Beach House, on their new album

Depression Cherry is out August 28 on Sub Pop, with both LP + CD versions coming packaged in a "sumptuous red velvet sleeve." Check the tracklist "with selected lyrics" after the jump…

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premiere: THEESatisfaction – EarthEE (feat. Shabazz Palaces + Porter Ray)


Catch the warm breeze as Cat + Stas get spaced-out with their Black Constellation cohorts and Sub Pop labelmates Porter Ray and the Palaceer on the laid back and lifted title track from their new LP...

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premiere: watch Shabazz Palaces’ surreal animated “Forerunner Foray” video


We're honored to debut the brilliant new video from Shabazz Palaces, for our favorite song from the best album of 2014. The multi-talented Chad VanGaalen brings the Palaceer's vivid and profound "Forerunner Foray" imagery to life with his psychedelic, surrealist animation; stars slung across the heavens, majestic time-traveling black stallions, and Magic Johnson surfing the spaceways on a slice of pizza...

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Shabazz Palaces – #CAKE (Animal Collective Premature Deflirt Mix)


video: Shabazz Palaces – Motion Sickness


video: Shabazz Palaces – #CAKE


premiere: Shabazz Palaces – Forerunner Foray


"Forerunner Foray" is the glowing, interstellar new single from Seattle's Shabazz Palaces: straight from the center of the the Phasing Shift, the Palaceer's distinctive visionary flow and cosmically palatial production bridge past and future, bolstered by the ill Hustler's Convention sample and spectral guest vocals from Cat of SP's Black Constellation comrades THEESatisfaction...

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