New York City’s Governors Ball has just dropped its lineup announcement for the 2014 instalment of the festival and it’s a corker – apart from the previously announced Outkast, this year’s festivities will be graced by Jack White, The Strokes, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix and TV on the Radio. Wowzers. If that wasn’t enough for you,
The problem with labelling an artist under a singular genre is that as soon as they cross the boundaries of that genre, the illusion is lost. It’s a good thing, really: no-one wants to be known as a one-trick pony. When I catch Ernest Greene, the musical brains behind Washed Out, on a call from
It’s looking as though another Laneway Festival 2014 lineup feature is firming up, only this time it wasn’t organisers who leaked the information but the artist themselves. In an interview with Tone Deaf, Washed Out main man Ernest Greene has suggested he will be in town early 2014, with the website speculating that his Down
Perhaps ‘chillwave’ is too restrictive a label to place upon Washed Out (AKA Ernest Greene) now that he has released Paracosm – the intricate, detailed and mature follow-up to 2011’s full-length debut Within and Without. Sure, his music is still pretty ‘chill’, but Greene has now traversed the boundary between laptop music and more traditional
Listen before it’s released this Friday!
The ultra-mellow crooner that is Ernest Greene, perhaps better known by his stage name of Washed Out has offered another delightful gem titled Don’t Give Up from his forthcoming album Paracosm. The track has been given a music video straight off the bat, which you can watch below. The dreamy instrumentals and lofty vocals sync
American no-fi musician Ernest Greene is gearing up to release his second studio album as Washed Out, with Paracosm due to be among us from Friday, 9th August. As the album title might suggest, Paracosm will see Greene explore a rich and textured world of imagination. The record promises to be an exercise in escapism,
Washed Out and Toro Y Moi are teaming up for two double headline shows around their Laneway Festival performances
Washed Out and Toro Y Moi are teaming up for two blissed-out double headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne while they’re out here on the St Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2012 line up. The friendship between Toro Y Moi‘s Chaz Bundick and Washed Out’s Ernest Greene goes back to their high school days in South Carolina.
NPR is previewing the highly anticipated debut album, Within and Without, from Washed Out this week. Washed Out, who was in Australia on tour last December, has previously released 2 EPs, Life of Leisure and High Times, which were both welcomed by critics and fans alike. Within and Without was recorded with Ben Allen, (Animal Collective)