Articles tagged merrill garbus

6 May 2014 // 1:06 AM

tUnE-yArDs: Nikki Nack

The opening track on tUnE-yArDs' Nikki Nack is named "Find a New Way" and it represents a conscious effort by Merrill Garbus to reinvent herself.

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tUnE-yArDs Performs with the Roots on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’

Just a couple weeks after their acclaimed performance at Chicago’s Pitchfork Music Festival, tUnE-yArDs made their national television debut (Monday, August 1) on Late Night

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Thao and Mirah: Thao and Mirah

The names on the marquee may be Thao and Mirah, but it's tUnE-yArDs' Merrill Garbus who gives this collaborative project its identity.

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18 Apr 2011 // 9:00 PM

tUnE-yArDs: w h o k i l l

Lo-fi folk, avant-jazz instrumentation, dubby funk beats, Afropop shimmy, soulful R&B vocals, hip-hop attitude, riot grrrl politicking -- they're all present and accounted for in tUnE-yArDs' music-without-borders aesthetic.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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