Dave Portner

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Totally Nebular Aims For Animal Collective Heights, Lands at Sweat Records In-Store on Thursday

    It gives us hope when bands from the all-ages circuit try for something other than faux death metal and helium-powered pop-rock. That's why we're stoked on Totally Nebular, a local three-piece that met three years ago in high school but bonded over a love of electronic-tinged psychedelia rather than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Last Night: Animal Collective at Culture Room

    photo by Ian WitlenView New Times' full slideshow of the show here. Animal CollectiveWith Black DiceTuesday, June 9, 2009Culture Room, Ft. LauderdaleBetter Than: Eating Terry Riley's leftover mushrooms and listening to a Diplo mashup of the Beach Boys.The Review:"Harry Belafonte! Harry Belafonte!" T ... More >>

  • Music

    November 11, 2004

    Great Unknown

    What do Animal Collective sound like? Close your eyes and use your imagination