Iggy Pop, shamanic ceremonies and cuddle pits – California’s Desert Daze was magical

A festival isn't just made great by the bands that play it but by the people that go and place it happens: Desert Daze scores big on all three. The psych/rock/stoner/generally weird weekender, which is now in its sixth year, has got the bands – Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, Allah-Las and Deap Vally for starters – but also takes place...

Watch Deap Vally’s ‘Julian’ video as band announce ‘Femejism Unplugged’ acoustic EP and UK live dates

Deap Vally have shared a video for their song 'Julian' while announcing new acoustic EP and UK live dates. The Californian duo - Lindsey Troy and Julie Edwards - released second LP 'Femejism' in September 2016, now unveiling a clip for its track 'Julian'. Directed by Ericka Clevenger, the video sees the pair kidnap and get revenge on their former...

Deap Vally, ‘Smile More’ – NME Basement Sessions

LA rock duo Deap Vally - who comprise of Lindsey Troy (guitar/ lead vocals) and Julie Edwards (drums and vocals) – don’t phone in performances: every time they take to the stage, you can be sure of a fierce, committed and powerful experience. And, true to form, the band displayed the ethos that has served them so well for...

Deap Vally reveal new single ‘Royal Jelly’ – watch

'One of the funkiest songs on our upcoming new record'

Deap Vally frontwoman to join White Lung as touring bass player

Lindsey Troy will play with the punk band on their North American dates in May and June

Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner producing new Deap Vally album

The duo say it's been a 'true honour' and 'epic adventure'

Deap Vally unveil ‘Walk Of Shame’ video – watch

The band embark on a UK headline tour later this month

Deap Vally announce autumn UK tour – ticket details

The run of dates includes a headline slot at London's Electric Ballroom in November

Deap Valley – ‘Bad For My Body’

“If our mothers only knew, the trouble that we get into…” Hot leather chaps, I love Deap Vally. Sporting knuckledusters, playing pool, riding motorcycles and jumping on trampolines are just some of the things highlighted in ‘Bad For My Body’ as being bad for you. Let’s try all of this at home right now. Eve Barlow