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Rank Your Records

Panda Bear Lovingly Ranks His Solo Catalog

Noah Lennox scrutinises his weirdo-pop career—including the long-forgotten CD he made as a teenager.
Zach Schonfeld

Panda Bear Made an Album to Impress His Kids and It Didn't Work

'Buoys' draws on trap's sonic architecture in order to appeal to young ears. Even if his kids are still embarrassed, it's a stunning pop statement.
Colin Joyce
Objectively Correct Lists

The 5 Best Animal Collective Live Sets of All Time

The bands fans, like those of the Grateful Dead, obsess over bootlegs. There are hundreds of live recordings out there, but we're pretty sure these are the five best.
Justin Kloczko
animal collective

Animal Collective Are Making Dance Music That Isn't Dance Music

We speak with Panda Bear about connecting the dots to Baltimore House, sampling 'Golden Girls', and more.
Lachlan Kanoniuk
Holy Shit

Check Out Animal Collective's New Track, "Lying In The Grass"

No longer restricted to their 'Painting With' app.
John Hill
Holy Shit

Animal Collective Crank Up the Insanity for Their New "Floridada" Video

Directed by PFFR, and will mess up your eyeballs.
John Hill
thump news

Animal Collective Reminds Us Why We Love Them on New Single, "FloriDada"

Their new album 'Painting With' will feature contributions from John Cale and Colin Stetson.
Alexander Iadarola
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Listen to the New Animal Collective Single, 'Floridada'

The song is from the band's upcoming album, 'Painting With,' due out February 19.
River Donaghey
New music

Listen to Panda Bear's New Song "No Mans Land" from His Newly Released EP 'Crosswords'

His new EP 'Crosswords' comes out November 13 on CD, now available digitally.
John Hill
Pitchfork Festival 2015

The Scenes of Pitchfork Music Festival Day One: Makonnen Whipped It, Mac DeMarco Covered Steely Dan, and Everyone Was Hip

Welcome to the 10th annual music festival for nerds.
Noisey Staff
Coachella 2015

The Music at Coachella Was Fun and Awesome and Sweet: The Weekend in Photos

Check out pictures of Ride's reunion, Lil B, Run the Jewels, Drake, and other highlights from Coachella 2015.
Noisey Staff

Panda Bear: New Year, New Bear, and the Stark Reality That We're All Going to Die

The Animal Collective co-founder is back with his fifth record, 'Panda Bear Versus The Grim Reaper,' and he's still the perfectly weird Panda Bear we've come to love.
Eric Sundermann