animal collective

Rank Your Records

Panda Bear Lovingly Ranks His Solo Catalog

Noah Lennox scrutinizes his weirdo-pop career—including the long-forgotten CD he made as a teenager.
Zach Schonfeld
2.14.19
Q&As

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
2.13.19
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

From Fuzz Boxes to AI

Six decades of psychedelics and music in harmony.
Angus Harrison
12.21.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 6 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Animal Collective and Mitski top this week's list.
Colin Joyce
Ryan Bassil
Dan Ozzi
Andrea Domanick
David Anthony
8.18.18
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
1.21.18
Noisey News

Animal Collective Sampled the Now-Incinerated Cassini Probe on "My Girls"

Space music is cool.
Alex Robert Ross
9.16.17
Interviews

How Animal Collective's Avey Tare Escaped the World Around Him

The Animal Collective member talks to us about 'Eucalyptus,' and how recording his latest solo project recaptured the youthful fun of just making music.
Will Schube
8.21.17
Impact Exclusive Video

Miguel Harmonizes with Butterflies in This Exclusive New 'Earthworks' Clip

The new VICELAND series follows musicians confronting activist-friendly issues on journeys around the world.
Impact Staff
6.9.17
Earthworks

Check Out a Clip from the 'Earthworks' Premiere Starring Animal Collective

The new VICELAND series follows musicians confronting activist-friendly issues on journeys around the world.
Impact Staff
6.2.17
Earthworks

Here's a 13-Minute Clip of Animal Collective Searching for Sounds in the Brazilian Rainforest

It's taken from 'Earthworks,' a new documentary series that follows artists on remarkable journeys around the world.
Noisey Staff
6.2.17
Earthworks

WATCH: New Trailer for 'Earthworks: Animal Collective'

In the first episode of VICELAND’s new series, 'Earthworks', Animal Collective goes deep into the wild for sonic inspiration.
Impact Staff
6.2.17
thump news

Flying Lotus, Suzanne Ciani, and More to Headline Moogfest 2017

Other artists announced today include Animal Collective, Princess Nokia, Derrick May, and more.
Alexander Iadarola
3.7.17
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