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November 8th, 2011
Alex Zhang Hungtai was born in Taiwan but moved to Montreal five years ago and started pursuing music. What he created was Dirty Beaches. Below, you can watch Hungtai’s captivating performance of “Silk Stockings” at Guitar Center.
October 21st, 2011
To capitalize on a stellar year that saw his debut full-length proper Badlands get a wide release, Dirty Beaches is releasing a new 7″ for the track “Lone Runner.” The B-side is an angry racket that follows a pretty simple formula of tribal drumming, discordant strumming and Alex Zhang Hungtai’s incomprehensible yelling. Not quite as [...]
August 3rd, 2011
Björk has opened the door for hackers to crack the iOS app recently launched to coincide with her forthcoming new album Biophilia. Currently exclusive only to Apple customers the app, the singer says she’s left it up to hackers to transfer it to other systems. “I’m not supposed to say this, probably, but I’m trusting [...]
March 30th, 2011
For the week of March 30, The Wedge featured videos from The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Jamaica, Gold Panda, Glasvegas, Jamie Woon, Dirty Beaches, Egyptrixx ft. Trust, J Mascis, and Dinosaur Jr. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Heart In Your Heartbreaker Slumberland Director: Mike Luciano Jamaica I Think I Like U [...]