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14th December
The Year In Review: Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

The Year In Review: Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

Gang Gang Dance

In May, Gang Gang Dance released their first album for 4AD and fourth in total, Eye Contact. Recorded throughout 2010 with long-term collaborator Chris Coady (producer of Saint Dymphna and Rawwar EP, as well as recent releases by Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Zola Jesus, Beach House and TV On The Radio), Eye Contact saw a new line-up subtly build upon the melodic aspects of their last album; the landmark Saint Dymphna.

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22nd June
Lee "Scratch" Perry Remixes Gang Gang Dance's 'MindKilla'

Lee "Scratch" Perry Remixes Gang Gang Dance's 'MindKilla'

Gang Gang Dance

Earlier this year, Gang Gang Dance released the mind-melding track 'MindKilla' as a double A-side 12" alongside 11-minute opus 'Glass Jar' (taken from the New York group's fifth studio album Eye Contact). Propelled by the tight pulsating beats from Jesse Lee, and eerie and ambient samples rising from the keyboards of Brian DeGraw and guitar of Josh Diamond, 'MindKilla' mixes lyrics borrowed from 'Hush Little Baby' and Lizzi Bougatsos' vocal delivery lends a deeply sinister edge to the usually...

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13th May
Gang Gang Dance Launch 4AD Session

Gang Gang Dance Launch 4AD Session

Gang Gang Dance

To mark the release of new album Eye Contact, Gang Gang Dance are the latest act to record a 4AD Session. Filmed in early April at Angelic Studios in the heart of rural England, the band convened in a purposefully built 20ft square mirrored room, encased by endless reflections of themselves.

Inspired by the so-called ‘infinity rooms’ of the seminal Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, the construction of the spac...

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10th May
Gang Gang Dance Release New Album Eye Contact This Week

Gang Gang Dance Release New Album Eye Contact This Week

Gang Gang Dance

"A freak-out of experimentation." - Q 
"Deliriously enjoyable" - Uncut **** 
"A bright and endless summer of sound" - The Wire 
"Pure exhilaration" - Word 
"A masterclass in mind-expanding, boundary-melting art-rock" - The Independent 
“One of the most captivating, exciting and original albums of the year” - BBC 
“Eye Contact is, in every way, beautifully synthesized” ...

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10th May
Gang Gang Dance  Release New Album Eye Contact This Week

Gang Gang Dance Release New Album Eye Contact This Week

Gang Gang Dance

Today, Gang Gang Dance release their first album for 4AD and fourth in total, Eye Contact. Recorded throughout 2010 with long-term collaborator Chris Coady (producer of Saint Dymphna and Rawwar EP, as well as recent releases by Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Zola Jesus, Beach House and TV On The Radio), Eye Contact sees the new line-up subtly build upon the melodic aspects of their last album; the landmark Saint Dymphna

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4AD Session 008

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To mark the release of fourth album Eye Contact, Brooklyn's Gang Gang Dance is the latest act to record a 4AD Session. Filmed in early April at Angelic Studios in the heart of rural England, the band convened in a purposefully built 20ft square mirrored room, encased by endless reflections of themselves.

Inspired by the so-called 'infinity rooms' of the seminal Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, the...