News

Feb 03, 2017

Here we highlight five albums due out today that we feel are most worth hearing. There's also a longer list of albums released in the last month that are also worth checking out. We have also included Amazon links for each album.  More

Premiere: Moon Duo Mixtape (Beaches Brew Edition)

Festival Happens June 1-5 in Marina Di Ravenna, Italy

May 15, 2015

On June 1-5, Marina Di Ravenna, Italy will host the fourth edition of Beaches Brew—a free festival featuring the Thee Oh Sees, Viet Cong, Shabazz Palaces, and more. Along with the sunscreen, we’re packing a series of mixtapes from artists playing the fest, you know—just to get us in a sunny frame of mind. The next in the series comes from Moon Duo.



Reviews

Occult Architecture Vol. 2

Occult Architecture Vol. 2

Sacred Bones

May 15, 2017

Over the course of three (and a half with the inclusion of Occult Architecture Vol. 1) previous albums, Moon Duo have found a fascinating middle-ground between out-there experimentation and tightly constricted music. More

Shadow of the Sun

Shadow of the Sun

Sacred Bones

Mar 18, 2015

The first thing that needs to be said about Moon Duo: if you can't bear repetition, they're probably not for you.  More

Moon Duo: Escape

Moon Duo: Escape

Woodsist

Feb 16, 2010

Toppling the band's two previous EPs, Escape takes Moon Duo's hyper-repetitive psych drone to a new level of rock. While the drum (drum machine?) beats may never change and the bass riffs are three notes at the most, Moon Duo gets by with layers of rhythm topped with deliriously overdriven guitar wankeryI mean that in a good way. More