Of Montreal
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Features // 5 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 22 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
News // 2 Articles
Media // 3 Articles
Videos // 1 Articles

Kevin Barnes' Monolithic Egress: An Interview with of Montreal
26 Apr 2015 // 9:10 PM

Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes explains why it's OK to make music that's ugly, why he loves Os Mutantes, and why he can't recreate his most hated song ever.

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 40-21
8 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM

From breathtaking reformulations of shoegaze to British soul revival, this batch of stellar recordings from the 2000s is an eclectic one.


Soundscape Mix #9: Disco, The Continuing Last Days
18 Oct 2010 // 11:01 PM

PopMatters' latest free mix tape presents some aspects of the lasting effects of disco and associated funk, with ace selections from Squarepusher, of Montreal, Matthew Dear, Goldfrapp to keep that boogie in your shoes.


Of Montreal: Innocence Reaches
8 Aug 2016 // 9:30 PM

Kevin Barnes has found his center again. He's figured out how to combine his melodic skills with his musical idiosyncrasies.

Of Montreal: Aureate Gloom (take 1)
3 Mar 2015 // 9:06 PM

Aureate Gloom is a soliloquy to anyone willing to listen, an intense affirmation of the confusion that comes with change, and of the uncertainty that comes with difficult choices.


First Single from of Montreal's New Album, 'Lousy with Sylvianbriar,' Is Released
11 Jul 2013 // 5:35 AM

Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes abandons the funk and electronic cut-and-paste pop of the band's last several records for a sound inspired by '60s and '70s guitar rock, creating his most organic and compelling music in years.

of Montreal - "Micro University" (MP3)
27 Sep 2012 // 6:00 AM

of Montreal have a new album coming out on October 23rd and it's a collection of rarities called 'Daughter of Cloud'. "Micro University" dates from 2006 and is one of 17 songs presented on the record.


Of Montreal: It's one man's band
28 May 2010 // 2:20 AM

It is perhaps the antithesis of the everyday rock band design. Onstage, the Athens, Ga., collective known as Of Montreal revels in a vibrant indie

For indie-pop band Of Montreal, playing can be hard work
14 Oct 2007 // 10:22 PM

Guitarist-vocalist Bryan Poole has worked closely with Of Montreal frontman Kevin Barnes for more than a decade. But it wasn't until last year that he

//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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