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‘WeAreTheWorksInProgress’ Japan Benefit Compilation (Sylvian, Maus, Dreijer Anderson)

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The particularly freezing, slow ambiance on display here will heighten your synesthesia, without a doubt. The tones bleed together like oils on an expressionist palette, and you see them moving towards an abstract canvas to create a vivid image of raw, if subdued, emotion. Curated with expertise, the fade is perfect…

9 Feb 2012 | More

Liars to Curate and Play the Sonic City Festival in Belgium This Weekend

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Ah to jump on a plane and fly to Belgium tonight. Even Liars need a break once in a while, getting out of the studio to flex their musical muscles. They will be taking a break from working on their follow-up to Sisterworld to curate the Sonic City festival in De Kreun, Belgium, taking place this weekend, from October 28-30th.

28 Oct 2011 | More

Northside Festival 2011: Sentimentalist Magazine Hot Picks

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The 2011 L Magazine’s annual Northside Festival may not have our faves Liars and Fucked Up firing up a Greenpoint barge park this year, but there are still dizzying amounts of amazing bands to fit in this weekend, not to mention films, panels and, if it’s your thing, comedy acts.

15 Jun 2011 | More

Top 10 Shows We Filmed in 2010: Sentimentalist Magazine

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and I am so happy for doing so.

23 Dec 2010 | More

Madeline’s Top 10 Albums of 2010: Liars, These New Puritans, LCD Soundsystem

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Trying to narrow down ten favorite albums into a tidy list is the worst kind of work. If you’re like me, your music moods change daily, so how is it really possible to be so concise and come up with your absolute best of the year? Nothing is absolute.

21 Dec 2010 | 1 comment | More

Halloween Approved Video: Liars – ‘Broken Witch’

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TH9mxrYyQt4 Put on your tail and scream out “blood blood blood.” Happy Hallow’s Eve, tricks to you.

31 Oct 2010 | More

Giveaway: Tickets to the Vimeo Festival + Awards

Vimeo, the better dressed and hence cooler cousin of video sharing, is a perfect organizer to bring online video into a sexy festival of short film. We’re giving away 2 (TWO) tickets!

30 Sep 2010 | 1 comment | More

Liars ‘Proud Evolution’ EP, with Remix by Thom Yorke, Out October 19th

The inimitable Liars are releasing their latest single, Proud Evolution, as a six track EP on October 19th, 2010, which features a remix from Thom Yorke, a live version recorded at Music Hall Of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, plus three exclusive new b-sides…

26 Aug 2010 | More

Pitchfork Music Festival 2010, Day One: Liars, Robyn, Broken Social Scene and Modest Mouse

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By the time the gates opened mid-afternoon on Friday for the 2010 installment of the annual Pitchfork Music Festival at Chicago’s Union Park, the lines to enter were circling the block…

18 Jul 2010 | 4 comments | More

Northside Festival on Saturday: Liars and Fucked Up at Newtown Barge Park, Brooklyn, Parenthetical Girls at Coco 66

Liars play each show as if it’s their last and never disappoint, and if you’ve caught them live this year, you might say they’ve become a sisterhood of sorts (yes, the title of their latest album, Sisterworld, says all).

28 Jun 2010 | More