Daniel Rossen - “Hang Me, Oh Hang Me”

Grizzly Bear - “Will Calls” (Baths Remix)

Grizzly Bear - “Listen and Wait”

Grizzly Bear - “Will Calls (Marfa Demo)” (by grizzlybearband)

Favorite Concerts of 2012


  • Radiohead, Other Lives
  • Venue: Santa Barbara Bowl (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Highlights: “Myxomatosis”, “Idioteque”
  • Father John Misty, Daughn Gibson
  • Venue: Bardot (Hollywood, CA)
  • Highlights: “Nancy From Now On”, “Mind Games” (John Lennon Cover)
  • Tame Impala, The Amazing
  • Venue: Webster Hall (New York, NY)
  • Highlights: “Apocalypse Dreams”, “Half Full Glass of Wine”
  • The xx, John Talabot
  • Venue: Hollywood Forever Cemetery (Hollywood, CA)
  • Highlights: “Tides”, “Intro”
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Venue: Paid Dues Festival (San Bernardino, CA)
  • Highlights: “Compton”, “Swimming Pools (Drank)”
  • Grizzly Bear, Lower Dens
  • Venue: Greek Theatre (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Highlights: “gun-shy”, “Sun In Your Eyes”
  • Frank Ocean
  • Venue: Wiltern (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Highlights: “Super Rich Kids”, “Thinkin Bout You”
  • Neil Young & Crazy Horse
  • Venue: Outside Lands Festival (San Francisco, CA)
  • Highlights: “Cinnamon Girl”, “Hey Hey, My My”
  • Here We Go Magic
  • Venue: The Echo (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Highlights: “Make Up Your Mind”, “Collector”
  • Divine Fits
  • Venue: Fonda Theatre (Hollywood, CA)
  • Highlights: “Would That Not Be Nice”, “You Got Lucky” (Tom Petty Cover)


Daniel Rossen - Graceland (Paul Simon Cover)

a very happy 30th birthday to Daniel Rossen! CHEERS!
here’s one of my favorite covers of his to celebrate. xo

Artwork for Grizzly Bear’s new album Shields, out September 18th.

Artwork for Grizzly Bear’s new album Shields, out September 18th.

Albums I’m Looking Forward To In 2012

been sending out promo requests for the past couple days and looking around at release schedules for the coming year. here are some of the tentative and official releases i’m most looking forward to.

  • Grizzly Bear
  • The Knife
  • The Avalanches
  • Spiritualized
  • Bat For Lashes
  • Burial
  • Flying Lotus
  • Tame Impala
  • Atoms For Peace
  • Craig Finn