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Photos: All Tomorrow's Parties Festival at Ashbury Park, NJ

Bands perform at the All Tomorrow's Parties Festival at Ashbury Park, New Jersey on September 30-October 2, 2011.
Ashbury Park, New Jersey | September 30-October 2, 2011
By K. BONAMI  |  October 07, 2011
Review and Audio: Neutral Milk Hotel's Jeff Mangum at Boston's Jordan Hall, September 10

Review and Audio: Neutral Milk Hotel's Jeff Mangum at Boston's Jordan Hall, September 10


Photo credit: LumpBoston, for ClickyClicky, via Flickr. Check out their review here.) He'd been away so long that at the end they would not let...
By Carly Carioli  |  September 11, 2011
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Olivia Tremor Control emerge from their time machine

Until recently, the hazy chronicle of the Athens-based Elephant 6 collective had begun to resemble a late-'90s high school yearbook.
An excellent adventure
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  September 09, 2011
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The Rural Alberta Advantage | Departing

On their debut, Hometowns, Toronto's Rural Alberta Advantage sounded like a band in search of an identity. It was a bit of a mess, but there were moments when they seemed to be onto something. So surely the improved focus on Departing must be to their b
Saddle Creek (2011)
By RYAN STEWART  |  March 25, 2011
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Various Artists | Songs For Chris Knox

On June 11 of last year, Chris Knox suffered a life-altering stroke.
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By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  February 19, 2010
UPDATE: Neutral Milk Hotel have successfully saved the Paragon Carousel

UPDATE: Neutral Milk Hotel have successfully saved the Paragon Carousel


Back in late April, we told you about Neutral Milk Hotel/Music Tapes dude Julian Koster's quest to h...
By Ryan Stewart  |  June 01, 2009


VIDEO: Neutral Milk Hotel's Jeff Mangum, Live at Jittery Joe's


Lord knows what happens to this embed after the lease runs out at Pitchfork's "One Week Only," but f...
By Carly Carioli  |  May 29, 2009
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Eat it, High School Musical!

It's a Thursday afternoon at Lexington High, and 20 or so students have congregated in a music room surrounded by racks of folding chairs and sporting a sleek black Steinway baby grand.
Amanda Palmer and Lexington High take on Neutral Milk Hotel
By CAITLIN E. CURRAN  |  May 08, 2009
Neutral Milk Hotel's Julian Koster stumps for a Boston landmark, responds to "Aeroplane" musical,

Neutral Milk Hotel's Julian Koster stumps for a Boston landmark, responds to "Aeroplane" musical,


 

Earlier this afternoon we received an e-mail from Merge Records with a subject line that piqued our curiosity: "Neutral Milk Hotel need your help to save The Paragon Carousel." 

The e-mail consisted of an impassioned plea -- written by Julian Koster of Neutral Milk Hotel and the Music Tapes, and co-signed by elusive NMH leader Jeff Mangum -- to save this historic landmark, a small carousel located in Hull, Massachusetts. The fact that members of a legendary indie rock band were asking for help for a cause like this was interesting enough. Second, Koster's letter referred to the carousel as his "neighbor" -- and did that mean he was currently living in Hull? And if so, did he know about
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Ryan Stewart  |  April 30, 2009

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Mangum's opus

This article originally appeared in the March 5, 1998 issue of the Boston Phoenix.
Neutral Milk Hotel's epic Aeroplane
By CARLY CARIOLI  |  March 07, 2008
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Recovery projections

You might not be able to tell from the glazed psych-pop glimmer of We’re Already There , Mazarin’s new disc for the NYC indie I and Ear, but singer/guitarist Quentin Stoltzfus counts old-time gospel and country among his favorite and earliest infl
The return of a rejuvenated Mazarin
By JONATHAN PERRY  |  January 23, 2006