Victoria Legrand

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Not teens, not dreams

“The abstract has been very good to us.” I am communicating via e-mail with the two members of Baltimore’s dreamy pop choir Beach House, and to be honest, I don’t know which one of them made that statement.
Beach House avoid the literal
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  March 26, 2010

Beach House | Teen Dream

Before I talk about Beach House's third album — the top dreampop album of 2010 until further notice — I should reveal that I had the big gay whirlwind romance of my life under the influence of a steady stream of Beach House Mania at SxSW three years ag
Sub Pop (2010)
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  January 22, 2010

Is 2010 the Year of the Girl?

Many have argued that the descriptor "indie music" means nothing more or less than "bands Pitchfork reviews" these days, and the claim was never more true than last year
Music of the Future
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 08, 2010

Made in the dark

A few songs into their set at the MFA's Remis Auditorium Friday, Beach House's Victoria Legrand gave a second, graver plea for less light.
Beach House, live at the Museum of Fine Arts, December 10, 2008
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 16, 2008

Buzz babes

Among the top contenders early on: a mom setting the tone of a teen-pregnancy flick.

The new "It" girls

By VICTORIA WELCH  |  January 14, 2008

Legally previewed

Here’s a look at some of January and February’s more anticipated releases and their legally available free previews.

A look at 2008's anticipated releases

By RYAN STEWART  |  December 31, 2007