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King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Announce Free Album For Thursday, Want You to Release It

Polygondwanaland Will Be a Free Download, Band Encourages Fans to Release It Themselves on Vinyl and CD

Nov 14, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released three: Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February, Murder of the Universe, back in June, and in August Sketches of Brunswick East, which features Los Angeles' Mild High Club, all via ATO. More

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Share Animated “Countdown” Video

Sketches of Brunswick East Features Mild High Club and Is Out Now via ATO

Sep 20, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released three: Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February, Murder of the Universe, back in June, and in August Sketches of Brunswick East, which features Los Angeles' Mild High Club, all via ATO.  More

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Surprise Release Third New Album of 2017, Stream It Now

Sketches of Brunswick East Features Mild High Club and Is Out Now via ATO

Aug 17, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released two: Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February, and Murder of the Universe, back in June, both via ATO.  More

Six Albums Out Today Worth Hearing: Algiers, Radiohead, Bedouine, Prince, and More

Plus King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard and Jeff Tweedy

Jun 23, 2017

Here we highlight six albums due out today that we feel are most worth hearing. We have also included Amazon links for each album. If you click through those links and buy the album (or anything else on Amazon once you've clicked through) then Amazon rewards us with a sales percentage.  More

May 30, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released one, Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February via ATO.  More

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Announce Fall U.S. Tour Dates

Murder of the Universe Due Out June 23 via ATO

May 23, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released one, Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February via ATO. More

Apr 18, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released one, Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February via ATO. More

Apr 11, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already stated their intentions to release five albums this year and they already released one, Flying Microtonal Banana, back in February via ATO. Now they have announced their second album of 2017, Murder of the Universe. The album is split into three chapters and the band have shared a 13-minute video containing the entire third chapter, "Han-Tyumi and the Murder of the Universe."  More

Listen: King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - “Sleep Drifter”

Flying Microtonal Banana Due Out February 24 via ATO

Jan 18, 2017

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard are releasing a new album, Flying Microtonal Banana, on February 24 via ATO. It's the first of five albums they plan to release this year.  More

Listen: King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – “Nuclear Fusion”

Flying Microtonal Banana Due Out February 24, 2017 via ATO

Dec 22, 2016

Prolific Melbourne psych-rock adventurers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard are releasing a new album, Flying Microtonal Banana, on February 24, 2017 via ATO. It's the first of five albums they plan to release next year. Now they have shared another track from the album, "Nuclear Fusion." More



Reviews

Murder of the Universe

Murder of the Universe

ATO

Jun 23, 2017

Here's a quick recap: since 2012, Australian psych-punk gang King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have released nine albums. One was a spoken-word Western concept album. One featured four long tracks of deliberately equal length. More

Flying Microtonal Banana

Flying Microtonal Banana

ATO

Feb 22, 2017

Psychedelic indie rock outfit King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard have already released eight records since their 2012 debut. Last year's Nonagon Infinity was an introduction for many to their infectious sound; pounding rhythm guitars and hyper-surreal lyrics and imagery.  More

Paper Mâché Dream Balloon

Paper Mâché Dream Balloon

ATO

Nov 13, 2015

One of the most interesting aspects of Melbourne, Australia's King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard is how a seven-piece ensemble manages to produce such winning sounds by effortlessly employing restraint rather than overkill. And with Paper Mâché Dream Balloon being their seventh album (along with a couple of EPs) in less than five years, they have things down to a psych-pop/rock science. More