1. Can Animal Collective's 'Centipede Hz' Make Them Mainstream Stars?

    September 04, 2012 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 New album follows 2009 breakout 'Merriweather Post Pavilion' -- and is even more accessible. A decade removed from the looped yelps and muddy chants that composed the brunt of its early work, Animal Collective 's latest album, "C ...

  2. Animal Collective Howl For The Masses

    August 30, 2012 12:55 PM EDT Esoteric band Animal Collective releases 'Centipede Hz,' its most accessible album yet. A decade removed from the looped yelps and muddy chants that composed the brunt of its early work, Animal Collective's latest album, "Centi ...

  3. The xx, Rick Ross feat. Jay-Z and Dr. Dre, and Animal Collective

    August 02, 2012 4:00 PM EDT ALTERNATIVE THE XX Angels (2:53) Producer: Jamie Smith Writer: The xx Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Young Turks "Like dreaming of angels/And leaving without them," whisper-sings Romy Madley Croft on the xx's sexy and heartbr ...

  4. Animal Collective To Release 'Centipede Hz' Album in September

    May 14, 2012 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Freak-folk foursome Animal Collective will issue "Centipede Hz," the follow-up to 2009's critically lauded "Merriweather Post Pavilion," on Sept. 4 through Domino Records. The label officially announced the album and reveale ...

  5. Panda Bear Goes Underground with More Serious 'Tomboy'

    March 29, 2011 2:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Noah Lennox feels compelled to consider his audience now. He blames 2007 for that. Lennox had been recording solo under the name Panda Bear for the better part of a decade, releasing a pair of records along the way in what he considers a somewhat bl ...

  6. PANDA BEAR: AS ABOVE, SO BELOW

    March 25, 2011 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 Panda Bear Makes A Record Underground, And Out In The Open Noah Lennox feels compelled to consider his audience now. He blames 2007 for that. Lennox had been recording solo under the name Panda Bear for the better part of a decade, releasing a pair of ...

  7. Panda Bear: 2011 Album Preview

    January 21, 2011 2:02 PM EST 0 0 0 Panda Bear "Tomboy" April 19 Animal Collective's most prominent member, born Noah Lennox, follows up "Person Pitch"-Pitchfork's top album of 2007-with more ululating indie glossolalia. "Tomboy" moves away from ...

  8. Battles, Of Montreal Lead PLUG Award Nominees

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With seven each, Battles and Of Montreal scored the most nominations for the upcoming the 2008 PLUG Independent Music Awards. Voting began Tuesday (Nov. 13) for the annual awards ceremony, which will With seven each, Battles and Of Montreal scored t ...

  9. Animal Collective Inks Deal With Domino

    January 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Experimental indie outfit the Animal Collective has signed with the U.K.-based Domino Records, the label home to Franz Ferdinand, Clinic and Four Tet, among others, Billboard.com has learned. Experimental indie outfit the Animal Collective has signe ...