The Phoenix Network:
Pop and Rock Music
BETTER THAN EZRA
Review: Avey Tare | Down There
Paw Tracks (2010)
It's a credit to Avey Tare that his debut solo album feels like a very natural extension of Animal Collective's overarching brand of psychedelia.
| October 26, 2010
The Big Hurt: The decade ahead
Music predictions for the pubescent millennium
As a new decade dawns, it's time to cast a curious eye toward the future.
| January 12, 2010
Animal Collective | Fall Be Kind
This nifty little five-track postscript to January's celebrated Merriweather Post Pavilion demonstrates further how adept the members of Animal Collective have become at deploying their bottomless bag of electro-psych tricks in the service of songs.
| December 16, 2009
Are Animal Collective a jam band?
Animal Collective are the next logical iteration of the jam band. Yes. Yes they are.
Like many white males in their early 30s with slowing metabolisms and dorkish concerns, I never really got what the big fucking deal was about Animal Collective. I was turned onto them years ago by a friend at an old workplace; he had better taste in music than me.
| May 20, 2009
Review: Animal Collective, Merriweather Post Pavilion
Animal Collective began as a band of fringe weirdos, but over time they've dropped the freak from their folk.
MICHAEL PATRICK BRADY
| January 06, 2009
Three out of four ain't good
Animal Collective, Avalon, September 5, 2007
But that wasn’t enough to offset the incessant, atonal rave-like loops that just kept coming in wave after abrasive wave.
| September 10, 2007
Animal Collective's discography
The collective discography of Avey Tare, Panda Bear, Geologist, and Deakin includes material recorded by different permutations under various names, live albums, solo projects, side projects, and collaborations.
| February 15, 2006
Animal Collective’s plan for world domination
“When we’re making a new record, we always think we’re going to have this backlash because it sounds different [from our last one],” says Animal Collective’s Dave Portner (a/k/a Avey Tare) when I reach him at his Brooklyn apartment.
| February 15, 2006
See more deals
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX TO CEASE PUBLICATION; FAREWELL ISSUE WILL BE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16
Not For Nothing
| October 10, 2014 at 10:43 AM
A Q & A With RI's New "Most Powerful Politician"
April 04, 2014 at 3:08 PM
Providence Phoenix 2013 Year in Review Questionnaires - UNEDITED
December 30, 2013 at 8:37 PM
Free Social Media Smarts from RI Food Fights
December 06, 2013 at 11:28 AM
Providence Phoenix 35th Anniversary - TONIGHT at Lupo's
November 21, 2013 at 1:10 PM
THE CURRENT ISSUE
Table of Contents
Follow the Phoenix
Follow us on Twitter
The Providence Phoenix
Film + TV
Food + Drink
Phoenix Media/Communications Group:
Advertise With Us
Work For Us
TODAY'S FEATURED ADVERTISERS
Copyright © 2016 The Phoenix Media/Communications Group