Articles tagged tune-yards

6 May 2014 // 2:06 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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Yuck: Yuck (Deluxe Edition)

The shoegazing Brits re-release their excellent February debut album along with a bonus EP; a nice addition for fans, a must-have for the uninitiated.

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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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Merrill Garbus, aka Tune-Yards, overcomes ‘crisis of faith’

CHICAGO — In concert, Merrill Garbus slams out chords on a ukulele, hammers on a drum, turns her voice into a choir by recording it and

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28 Apr 2011 // 10:00 PM

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 // 10:00 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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Xiu Xiu + Tune-Yards: 14.April.10 - Washington D.C.

Upstaging Xiu Xiu's Jamie Stewart is no mean feat but Tune-Yards' Merrill Garbus made even that look easy.

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The inauspicious beginning of “Real Live Flesh”, from Merrill Garbus’ BiRd-BrAiNs is timid and thin, but makes perfect sense on a second listen, if only

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Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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