Animal Collective

  • Primavera Sound 2013 Recap

    Primavera Sound 2013 Recap

    It’s difficult not to use any topics but the Primavera Sound 2013 had, once again, a line-up of bands attractive enough for music nerds from all over the world. People from continental Europe, the UK, the USA, Mexico, Japan, Korea and Australia – to name just a few...
  • Animal Collective : Live

    Animal Collective

    Supporting latest album Centipede Hz, Animal Collective stopped for two nights at NYC’s Terminal 5....
  • Animal Collective : Centipede Hz

    Animal Collective : Centipede Hz

    Animal Collective : Centipede Hz
    Animal Collective attempt the impossible and follow-up an album labeled a ‘modern classic’. ...
  • Panda Bear

    Panda Bear : Tomboy

    Panda Bear : TomboyWith Tomboy, Noah Lennox's Panda Bear project has made its most decisive break with the sonic trajectory of Animal Collective. ...
  • Animal Collective : Fall Be Kind EP

     It has been a very good year for Animal Collective.  So why not a victory lap? ...
  • Best & Worst Album Covers of 2009

    Best & Worst Album Covers of 2009

    Best & Worst Album Covers of 2009

    Before we get down to the business of the best records of the year, QRO goes superficial for a moment and takes a look at the five best - and five worst - album covers...

  • Animal Collective

    Animal Collective : Merriweather Post Pavilion

     Hype and backlash threaten to get in the way of Animal Collective's latest, Merriweather Post Pavilion. ...
  • Avey Tare & Kria Brekkan : Pullhair Rubeye

     It's probably a good thing that Dave Portner and Kristín Anna Valtýsdóttir used pseudonyms to release their album, Pullhair Rubeye.  While under normal circumstances, the album would be a nice accomplishment under their real names, everything has been turned upside-down.  That is, they've...
  • Panda Bear : Person Pitch

     You know you're out there when you go by an animal's name.  Appropriately so, Noah Lennox (aka Panda Bear)'s album, Person Pitch, is a strange, distorted mix of folk and psych-rock that sounds like a haunted sampling of organic noises.  ...