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6th August
tUnE-yArDs Shares Video For 'Rocking Chair'

tUnE-yArDs Shares Video For 'Rocking Chair'

Tune-Yards

tUnE-yArDs has aired the video for the protest lullaby 'Rocking Chair', featuring Sam Amidon, a track from her latest album Nikki Nack.

The video was created by visual artist and previous tUnE-yArDs collaborator Sarah Pupo. Sara described the inspiration behind the video: “This beat and feeling of being held and grieving are what I tried to capture in the animation through both abstract and...

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3rd June
Latest tUnE-yArDs Shows, David Byrne's 'Contemporary Color'

Latest tUnE-yArDs Shows, David Byrne's 'Contemporary Color'

Tune-Yards

With Tune-Yards set to hit the UK this weekend for a short run of dates including London's Field Day festival, Merrill Garbus has confirmed a further string of US shows for the summer...

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25th March
'Wait For A Minute' Video, Latest Tour Dates

'Wait For A Minute' Video, Latest Tour Dates

Tune-Yards

Yesterday evening tUnE-yArDs shared the new video for 'Wait For A Minute', taken from 2014's Nikki Nack.

Created by SNEAL, a rising artist from the Bay Area, Merrill said "it captures a different...

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9th December
tUnE-yArDs On Conan Tonight, New Remix & Launches Water Charity Fund

tUnE-yArDs On Conan Tonight, New Remix & Launches Water Charity Fund

Tune-Yards

Having just played four consecutive nights at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, tUnE-yArDs will finish off an exceptional year with a handful of dates on the West Coast later this week. Before then, Merrill and band will be performing tonight on US TV on Conan, which is broadcast coast-to-coast on TBS at 11pm...

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28th October
UK TV Debut Tonight, Plus UK & Eire March Tour Announced

UK TV Debut Tonight, Plus UK & Eire March Tour Announced

Tune-Yards

Ahead of their European tour starting later this week, tUnE-yArDs will make their UK TV debut tonight (Tuesday 28th October). Appearing as guests on Later... With Jools Holland, you will be able to catch them performing live at 10pm GMT on BBC 2 (11.20pm in Northern Ireland) with a longer version of the show being broadcast at 11.05pm this Friday 31st.

Merrill and her band will kick-off a month-long European tour of 15 countries at Pitchfork Paris this weekend. All dates are listed below and can be found...

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4AD Session 001

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Tune-Yards is the singular musical project of New England native Merrill Garbus. Possessing an expansive sound that marries a coarse folk ingenuity with the bold pop sensibility of an R&B siren, her debut record Bird-Brains, released on November 16, was assembled with a staunch DIY aesthetic, all dramatically on show in this inauguratory showcase for the 4AD Sessions alongside fellow...