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Simian Mobile Disco Share Video for New Song “Defender”

Murmurations Due Out May 11 via Wichita

Apr 25, 2018

British electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco (James Ford and Jas Shaw) are releasing a new albumMurmurations, on May 11 via Wichita. Previously they shared videos for its first two singles, "Caught In a Wave" (which was one of our Songs of the Week) and "Hey Sister" (which was also one of our Songs of the Week). More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Parquet Courts, Neko Case, Beach House, and More

Plus The Beat Escape, The Decemberists, Simian Mobile Disco, JB Dunckel, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Mar 09, 2018

After a couple of strong weeks for Songs of the Week, it was more much more of a challenge this week to come up with 10 songs we were truly excited about. But we're really fully passionate about this week's Top 5 and stand behind the rest of the Top 10.  More

Mar 07, 2018

British electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco (James Ford and Jas Shaw) are releasing a new albumMurmurations, on May 11 via Wichita. Previously they shared a video for its first single, "Caught In a Wave" (which was one of our Songs of the Week). More

12 Best Songs of the Week: Janelle Monáe, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Parquet Courts, and More

Plus Mount Eerie, Father John Misty, Twin Shadow, Mark Kozelek, Alexis Taylor, Wye Oak, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Feb 23, 2018

It was a crazy good week for new songs. So much so that we could only narrow down this week's Songs of the Week to 12 tracks, as opposed to our normal 10. Speedy Ortiz almost made the list with "Lucky 88," the first single off their newly announced new album Twerp Verse, but then it would've been 13 songs and we gave into superstition.  More

Feb 21, 2018

British electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco (James Ford and Jas Shaw) have announced a new album, Murmurations, and shared a video for its first single, "Caught In a Wave." Murmurations is due out May 11 via Wichita. The album features London's The Deep Throat Choir. Kiani Del Valle directed the "Caught In a Wave" video, which is the first of three interconnected videos for the album.  More

Mar 05, 2012

On May 15, Simian Mobile Disco will release Patterns. We have the lead single.  More

Jan 12, 2011

Simian Mobile Disco is bring the delectable dance party to the people with the “Delicacies Live Tour.” We have the dates.  More

Simian Mobile Disco Announces North American Fall Tour

New Album Temporary Pleasure Out September 15th

Aug 20, 2009

Simian Moble Disco is are embarking on a brief North American tour behind its newest album Temporary Pleasure, which will be released on September 15th by Wichita. More



Reviews

Whorl

Whorl

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Sep 10, 2014

Simian Mobile Disco has always walked a line between the strict rules of straight-up dance music and the free, experimental nature of underground rock. Now, on Whorl, they've thrown all convention out the window and trekked to the desert to look at stars. More