1. Bradford Cox: ‘Very Dark’ Moments Planted the Seed For New Deerhunter Album

    May 01, 2013 12:34 AM EDT Bradford Cox wrote what would become the final track of Deerhunter's forthcoming album, a song called "Punk," at a friend's house in New York during what he describes as a very difficult time. He'd gone north to get away from personal turmoil in his hometown of…

  2. Deervana, Beirut, Guided By Voices Storm Brooklyn for Northside Fest

    June 20, 2011 4:15 PM EDT Be it baby bands or old hands, Brooklyn's Northside festival this weekend showcased more than 300 artists throughout the borough's Williamsburg and Greenpoint neighborhoods. With indie legends Beirut and Guided by Voices in the headlining slots, the fest was a four-day smorgasborg…

  3. Black Lips Wrap Up American Tour, Work on Fifth Album Due Late Summer

    March 25, 2010 8:30 AM EDT Atlanta modern rockers the Black Lips are already two recording sessions into their fifth studio album, which the group's Ian Saint Pe says could be out by late summer or early fall. "When will we be done? I'm hoping by June," the guitarist tells Billboard.com. "I&…

  4. Deerhunter Sets Date For 'Microcastle'

    July 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Eclectic indie rock outfit Deerhunter has set an Oct. 28 release date for its sophomore album, "Microcastle." Eclectic indie rock outfit Deerhunter has set an Oct. 28 release date for its sophomore album, "Microcastle." Kranky will handle the release in North America,…

  5. Atlas Sound Making Tour A Family Affair

    February 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Getting club promoters to bite on a relatively unknown band isn't always easy. But in the case of Atlas Sound... Getting club promoters to bite on a relatively unknown band isn't always easy. But in the case of Atlas Sound, the solo project of Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox, some…

  6. Deerhunter's Cox Steps Out With Atlas Sound

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Although he's been making solo recordings for well over a decade, Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox will make his first big splash early next year with Atlas Sound. Although he's been making solo recordings for well over a decade, Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox will make his first…