Mates of State
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Blogs // 5 Articles
News // 1 Articles
Media // 2 Articles

Mates of State: Mountaintops
22 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM

Indie rock's favourite husband and wife act tinker with expanding their sound on their sixth album of original material, with uneven results.

Mates of State + Black Kids: 10 April 2009 - Toronto
12 May 2009 // 5:00 PM

By the time Mates of State burned through a fervent and triumphant reading of “Fraud in the ‘80s”, still one of their best songs, my initial doubts were long forgotten.


Mates of State: 15 June 2013 - Hamden, CT
19 Jun 2013 // 4:00 AM

Mates of State kick out the jams with a very small audience in their metaphorical Connecticut backyard, fresh off of three nights opening for The Postal Service in sizable arenas.

Mates of State: 12 October 2011 – New York
19 Oct 2011 // 3:00 AM

Tour to support new release brings renewed resolve to stay the course.


Mates of State: Losing an organ, gaining a piano
19 Nov 2008 // 11:20 PM

Let's address the seemingly biggest shift in Mates of State's music right off the bat. Since the duo's inception more than a decade ago, Jason

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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