"I kept thinking it might blow over, but that might not be the case"
Stream the entire 12'' here, including work for Doug Aitken, Sacrum Profanum and a bunch of robots
Watch an 'A U R O R A' trailer here
"Despite the howls of protest, I plan on doing this every couple months"
What, you don't want to watch a three-and-a-half-hour live DVD?
"When Brian played me these early tracks it was, 'Oh my god, this is home! Can I borrow a guitar?'"
Watch the week's weirdest puppet show
Also playing: Deafheaven, Darkside, GOAT, Chance the Rapper, Omar Souleyman, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
Listen to its lead single, a demented number that starts with a burst of static
He also made a record with Rick Moody and is performing with William Basinski
Animal Collective's de facto frontman leads an inhuman 'jazz power trio', featuring former members of Dirty Projectors and Ponytail
"The record is meant to approach 'insanity' in a positive way"
A logical end point for just how extreme and DARK electronic music has gotten over the past couple years
On tap this time: 'The Top', 'The Head On The Door', 'Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me'
Featuring Vessel, El Kid and 1/2 of Jabu
Whether he get to hear a new album or not depends solely on... 'Dark Souls 2'?
"At turns disorienting, beautiful, and terrifying. Often, it's all three."