Articles tagged battles

15 Sep 2015 // 2:30 AM

Battles: La Di Da Di

Battles have figured out exactly what they want to do as a trio, making La Di Da Di feel more focused than their last album.

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Battles Release “FF  Bada”, the Second Single From New Album

Battle's eagerly awaited new album La Di Da Di releases September 18th and the group has just released the new track "FF Bada".

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17 Aug 2015 // 3:30 PM

Battles - “The Yabba” (audio)

Battles' new single "The Yabba"from the group's new LP, La Di Da Di, releasing this September is a "big imposing beast of a track".

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14 May 2015 // 3:20 AM

Tyondai Braxton: HIVE1

As a look into Braxton's mind, HIVE1 is as fascinating as it is unsettling.

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Battles + Nisennenmondai: 20 October 2011 - Houston

For a band that’s so tightly controlled in the studio, their live show was surprisingly chaotic.

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Capitol Hill Block Party: 22 - 24 July - Seattle, WA

For three days each year, a few blocks on Capitol Hill in Seattle, Washington are shut down for four stages of live music, one giant beer garden and all the cream cheese hot dogs you can eat.

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5 Jun 2011 // 10:00 PM

Battles: Gloss Drop

Gloss Drop is the sound of a band forging its own identity and delivering on the promise initially unveiled on its previous album.

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9 May 2011 // 7:34 AM

Battles - “Ice Cream” (Featuring Matias Aguayo) (video)

Battles have just released the video for “Ice Cream” from their eagerly awaited new album Gloss Drop, releasing 7 June. Following the record’s release, the

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Various Artists: Warp (Chosen) / Warp (Recreated)

Warp wonders aloud who it is in 2009 and who it was for the past 20 years. Who it will be in the future is anybody's guess.

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20 Dec 2007 // 9:59 PM

Battles: Tonto + EP

A fine follow-up to one of the full length albums of the year includes remixes by the Field and Four Tet

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9 Jul 2007 // 3:00 AM


History will look back on "math rock" with as much ridicule as it does Gwar and nearly all musical taxonomies ending in "-core." But what about artists with a genuine sense of mathematic structure?

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29 May 2007 // 11:00 PM

Battles: Mirrored

Unexpected threads of melody make listening to this math-rock debut an absolute pleasure.

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//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

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