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tUnE-yArDs
Born: Jan 1, 1979
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Biography: Beginning as the lo-fi experimental folk project of Merrill Garbus (also of the noisy indie pop band Sister Suvi) tUnE-yArDs fuses indie-pop and global elements into uniquely vibrant music. Garbus began writing and performing under the tUnE-yArDs moniker in 2006, using a digital voice recorder and shareware ...Read full biography
Nikki Nack
Released: 2014
Label: 4AD
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tUnE-yArDs' music thrives on contradictions, not the least of which is how an album as singular as W H O K I L L earned the critical consensus to top The Village Voice's 2011 Pazz and Jop poll. The fascinating ...Read full review
W H O K I L L
Released: 2011
Label: 4AD
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Merill Garbus' home-made patchwork of recordings and loops was so crucial to the success of her first tUnE-yArDs album, Bird Brains, that it seemed like lo-fi sounds were integral to her style. However, ...Read full review
More tUnE-yArDs albums: Main Albums (3), Singles & EPs (3)
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