Animal Collective Announce Tour Where They Perform “Sung Tongs” in its Entirety

2004 Album to be Performed by Panda Bear and Avey Tare

Mar 19, 2018

Animal Collective have announced a summer tour where they perform their 2004 album Sung Tongs in its entirety. As with how the album was recorded, the tour will only feature two of the band's four members: Avey Tare (aka David Michael Portner) and Panda Bear (aka Noah Lennox).  More

Jun 06, 2017

Animal Collective member Avey Tare (aka David Michael Portner) has officially announced his new album, Eucalyptus, after recently teasing it via jigsaw puzzles sent to fans. Eucalyptus is due out July 21 via Domino. More

Jason Molina, Avey Tare, and PWR BTTM Share Songs For “Our First 100 Days” Anti-Trump Project

"Our First 100 Days" Will Include a New Song Every Day for the First 100 Days of Donald Trump's Presidency

Jan 23, 2017

"Our First 100 Days" is a new anti-President Donald Trump project. The good folks behind the "30 Days, 30 Songs" anti-Trump campaign during the election have teamed up with Secretly Group for "Our First 100 Days." More

New Anti-Donald Trump Compilation Features Angel Olsen, Jens Lekman, Toro Y Moi, Mitski, and More

"Our First 100 Days" Will Include a New Song Every Day for the First 100 Days of Trump's Presidency

Jan 13, 2017

During the election many indie rock musicians released anti-Donald Trump songs and likely assumed, like many liberals and Hillary Clinton supporters did, that Trump didn't have a strong chance of winning.  More

Jun 24, 2014

Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks is taking the madness on the road for as string of dates this July and August. More

Feb 10, 2014

Taking some time from his duties with Animal Collective, Avey Tare has announced the formation of a new side-band called Slasher Flicks. More

Dec 19, 2013

Next year, Moogfest will include performances from the likes of Kraftwerk, Giorgio Moroder, Avey Tare, Chic, Laurie Anderson, and more.  More

Watch: Avey Tare – “Oliver Twist” Video

Down There Out Now Via Paw Tracks

Sep 14, 2011

Avey Tare's solo album was released last year, but the video for "Oliver Twist" made its debut today. More

Animal Collective Announce Summer U.S. Tour Dates

Including Prophetic Amphitheatre Gig at Merriweather Post Pavilion

Apr 19, 2011

Animal Collective have announced a summer U.S. tour, including a date at their 2009 album's namesake Merriweather Post Pavilion. We have the details. More

Avey Tare Releases Psychedelic “Lucky 1” Video

Crocs and Triangles and Colors, Oh My!

Oct 07, 2010

For “Lucky 1,” the first single from upcoming debut EP Down ThereAvey Tare (1/3 Animal Collective) enlisted his sister Abby Portner to create a psychedelic dreamscape. More

Animal Collective’s Avey Tare Set to Release Debut Solo LP

Spooky Sounding Album Due October 26, Just in Time for Halloween

Aug 02, 2010

Not resting on the laurels of his band's acclaimed 2009 LP Merriweather Post Pavillion, Animal Collective co-frontman Avey Tare is set to release his debut LP Down There October 26 on Paw Tracks. We have the details. More





Jul 21, 2017

Avey Tare's music has always grasped with the ideas of space and nature. From his earliest works with Animal Collective to his 2014 LP as Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks, David Portner has used nature as his muse to bring to light his writings about love and loss.  More