Oneohtrix Point Never. CMJ Day Two: Oneohtrix Point Never, Deradoorian
Better than: Standing outside in the rain with those turned away.
Catching a quick intra-Williasmburg cab from Bedford and North 7th down to 285 Kent, I made the usual small talk with the driver, asking how the now pouri ... More >>
Deradoorian w/Hiro Kone
Tuesday, May 10
Better than: The low-grade altered state brought on by allergies.
Benadryl is a hell of a drug. Hmm... nah--no matter how many times I repeated it in my head, I couldn't get it to sound like something Rick James would say. But the drug did ... More >>
Glasser (top) and Zola Jesus, drowning out the crashing of pins. Pics by Puja.Zola Jesus/Deradoorian/Glasser
Friday, October 22
CMJ needs to abolish this whole badge thing. The festival has admirably justified its existence, but we still can't understand the math behind ... More >>
This is your Monday night: Choose from Andrew W.K., Fester from the Addams Family, and Peter Gabriel, a confluence slightly more random than M.I.A. provoking ginger genocide last week. At Santos Party House, W.K. and friends (including Angel Deradoorian of Dirty Projectors) are uniting for th ... More >>
"Kids in elementary school would call me 'DeraDorito.'"
When you're in a critically acclaimed band like the Dirty Projectors, finding time to do those mundane things like laundry or talk to writers becomes a bit precarious. Such rings true for bassist Angel Deradoorian, who has more than a few th ... More >>