Today Animal Collective’s Panda Bear, aka Noah Lennox, has released a new track with accompanying video. ‘playing the long game’
It’s been a few months since Avey Tare occupied our ears with Tangerine Reef, the Animal Collective audio-visual collaboration with avant-garde coral macro-videographers Coral Mophologic. It was a hyper-real underwater odyssey that offered up an otherworldly, magical experience. The artist’s last solo album, Eucalyptus, was released back in 2017 – another dreamlike affair that developed the palette. So,…
Removing themselves of the normal restrictions of content and form Animal Collective have produced something in Tangerine Reef that somehow blurs distinction between inner and outer worlds. This is where reality happens, and it’s wonderfully surreal.
The Painters EP again finds nature meeting machine in a joyful union of sound. It’s an excellent extension of the accomplishments made by Animal Collective.