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Empire of the Sun Announce U.S. Tour Dates, The Avalanches to Support Some Dates

Two Vines Out Now via Astralwerks, Watch "High and Low" Live Video

Feb 06, 2017

Australian dance duo Empire of the Sun released their third albumTwo Vines, last October via Astralwerks. Now they have announced some U.S. tour dates connected to their Coachella performances. More

Under the Radar Announces Best of 2016 / 15th Anniversary Issue with The Flaming Lips on the Cover

Issue 59 Also Includes Interviews with The Avalanches, Death Cab for Cutie, The Divine Comedy, Rose Elinor Dougall, Foxygen, Jagwar Ma, Jim Jarmusch, Jens Lekman, Mogwai, My Morning Jacket, The Radio Dept., R.E.M., Savages, Weyes Blood, and Much More

Dec 30, 2016

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of our joint Best of 2016 / 15th Anniversary Issue, which is out now digitally via Under the Radar's app and the magazine app Readly. The print version is about to ship out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon (as well as available soon digitally via the magazine apps Zinio and Readbug). The issue celebrates the best albums of 2016, reflects on Under the Radar's 15th anniversary and albums released in 2001, looks forward to albums due out in early 2017, and features The Flaming Lips on the cover. There's also a big article examining how the music industry has changed in the last 15 years and in our Artist Survey section various musicians comment on the music and events of 2016. More

The Avalanches Share “Because I’m Me” Video and Announce “Since I Left You” Reissue

Wildflower Out Now; Since I Left You Reissue out January 27, 2017

Oct 26, 2016

Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, was finally released in July via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL.  More

Listen: The Avalanches - “Subways (Arthur Baker Remix)”

Wildflower Out Now via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL

Sep 21, 2016

Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, was finally released in July via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL.  More

Watch: The Avalanches - “Subways” Video

Wildflower Out Now via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL

Aug 23, 2016

Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, was finally released in July via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL. Now the band have shared a fun and trippy animated video for "Subways."  More

Listen: The Avalanches - “Subways”

Wildflower Due Out July 8

Jun 22, 2016

Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, is finally due out July 8 via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL. Previously we were treated to the video for "Frank Sinatra," a song featuring Danny Brown, and the audio for "Colours," which features the vocals of Mercury Rev's Jonathan Donahue.  More

Jun 16, 2016

Wildflower, the long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, is finally due out July 8 via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL. Previously we were treated to the video for "Frank Sinatra," a song featuring Danny Brown.  More

The Avalanches Announce 15 Years in the Making New Album, Share “Frank Sinatra” Video

Wildflower Due Out July 8, Features Father John Misty, Toro Y Moi, Mercury Rev's Jonathan Donahue, Danny Brown, and More

Jun 02, 2016

The long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, has finally been announced after years of rumors. Wildflower is due out July 8 via Astralwerks/Modular/EMI/XL and features Father John Misty, Toro Y Moi, Jennifer Herrema of Royal Trux, Camp Lo, Biz Markie, Mercury Rev's Jonathan Donahue, and Warren Ellis of the Bad Seeds/Dirty Three.  More

May 23, 2016

The long awaited follow-up to Since I Left You, the acclaimed 2001 debut album by Australia's The Avalanches, has been rumored for years. It's one of the most talked about delayed albums of the last 15 years and at various points it seemed like the album might be finally coming.  More

Aug 21, 2012

With any news of their long-awaited sophomore album sending fans into the throes of excitement, Australian electronic group The Avalanches recently offered up another morsel of anticipation by posting a demo called "A Cowboy Overflow Of the Heart" online. More

Avalanches Collaborate With Rapper Danny Brown

We’re Gonna Pretend This Means Album #2 is on the Way

Mar 19, 2012

Clearly in the progress of building the Chinese Democracy of sample-based rock, today more information surfaced about Avalanches’ plans for album number two.  More

Jul 07, 2011

Aussie cut-up artists The Avalanches are hard at work, prepping a rerelease of 2001 debut album Since I left You. We have the details.  More



Reviews

Wildflower

Wildflower

Astralwerks/Modular/XL/EMI

Jul 12, 2016

In the time it's taken Tony Di Blasi and Robbie Chater to follow up The Avalanches' sublime 2000 debut Since I Left You (released in 2001 in the U.S.) the world has somersaulted on its axis more than once. More