Watch: of Montreal – Dour Percentage

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Two days ago of Montreal released their eleventh studio album, Paralytic Stalks, and yesterday the outfit made their way to Jimmy Fallon. Performing the single, “Dour Percentage,” the live antics, albeit still colorful and eccentric, appeared far more toned down than prior shows. Check out our review of Paralytic Stalks here, and watch the video below! … [Read more...]

of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks

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There comes a time in every band’s life – assuming their span is an appropriate length – when the infamous breakthrough album occurs. To prepare for such an event, artists will go to great lengths in attempt to make said “groundbreaker” the most accessible possible. Whether through attitude, content, or mere presentation, many a group wrestle with how to present themselves to the bloodthirsty mainstream. For of Montreal, a band who has relished in a track record of over ten albums, … [Read more...]

Stream of Montreal’s ‘Paralytic Stalks’ at NME.com

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For those fans who simply can't wait another week to hear new material from of Montreal, their upcoming album Paralytic Stalks is now streaming exclusively at NME.com. Paralytic Stalks has an official release date of Feb. 6 on Polyvinyl Records and is currently available for pre-order. Produced by frontman Kevin Barnes and Drew Vandenbag of Deerhunter and Toro y Moi, the album has a rawer, more stripped-down sound than most of the band's discography. of Montreal are as wacky as ever, but … [Read more...]

Listen: of Montreal – “Dour Percentage”

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We have another new track from of Montreal. The song "Dour Percentage" is off the band's forthcoming album Paralytic Stalks. Take a listen below. Dour Percentage(mp3 link) Paralytic Stalks: 1 Gelid Ascent 2 Spiteful Intervention 3 Dour Percentage 4 We Will Commit Wolf Murder 5 Malefic Dowery 6 Ye, Renew the Plaintiff 7 Wintered Debts 8 Exorcismic Breeding Knife 9 Authentic Pyrrhic Remission … [Read more...]

Listen: Of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks Preview

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For those of you who are excited for of Montreal’s upcoming album, Paralytic Stalks, the band has heard your cries. To keep everyone happy until the official release, here is a teaser sampler with bits and pieces of every song from the album. To pre-order the album, visit Polyvinyl’s site here. Check it out below and let us know what you think! … [Read more...]

Of Montreal Announce 2012 U.S. Tour Dates

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Of Montreal have announced a string of 2012 U.S. tour dates. The tour will kick off February 17th in Athens and will run through April.  Cults, Loney Dear, Deerhoof and Kishi Bashi, will be joining the band on tour. Check out the tour dates below (courtesy of Pitchfork) As previously reported, Of Montreal will be releasing their new album Paralytic Stalks  February 7 via Polyvinyl Of Montreal: 12-31 Athens, GA - Go Bar (List Christee DJ set) 02-17 Athens, GA - Georgia Theatre 03-07 … [Read more...]