John Cale’s 50th anniversary Velvet Underground gigs to feature MGMT, Animal Collective, Sky Ferreira and more

John Cale
John Cale will welcome a string of guests - including members of MGMT, Animal Collective and Sky Ferreira - next week to a pair of shows which will continue to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the release of the Velvet Underground's iconic debut album. Cale will round off his concert series celebrating the classic album ‘The Velvet Underground & Nico’...

Watch Animal Collective record their latest EP in the Amazon Rainforest

The new Viceland documentary series called 'Earthworks' have released a video of Animal Collective recording their new 'Meeting of the Waters' EP. The band, consisting of Geologist, Avey Tare, and sound engineer Sonny Diperri, set out on an expedition to the Brazilian rainforest to record their new project. Viceland's documentary show the band canoeing down the Amazon river, listening out for...

Animal Collective release two live albums to raise money for LGBTQ rights in North Carolina

Money raised from the pay-what-you-want downloads will benefit Progress NC charity

Animal Collective share two new tracks

'Gnip Gnop' and 'Hounds of Bairro' are taken form their 'Painting With' sessions

Listen to Animal Collective’s new album in it’s entirety

Released today, 'Painting With' is ready to stream on Spotify

Animal Collective – ‘Painting With’ Review

For their first eight albums, up to and including 2009’s spectacular ‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’, Animal Collective honed new material at their effervescent live shows. That was where the Baltimore experimentalists liked to calculate exactly how their songs locked together and perfect every single detail of their thick sound. Last time around, though, they got burned. As they mapped out...

Animal Collective share new track ‘Golden Gal’, announce worldwide tour – listen

New album 'Painting With' released this Friday

Animal Collective reveal trippy ‘FloriDada’ video – watch

Song appears on the US band's upcoming album 'Painting With'

Animal Collective announce new album details – hear new single ‘FloriDada’ now

'Painting With' will be released in February 2016