Devendra Banhart short film for Oliver Peoples

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By Gerry Mak in New Film on Monday 17 January 2011

Devendra Banhart and his real-life girlfriend, Rebecca Schwartz, star in this obnoxiously sexy long-form ad directed by Lisa Eisner for Oliver Peoples glasses. Asses sell glasses.

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Pegi Young covers Devendra Banhart’s Body Breaks

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By Casper Johansson in New Music on Tuesday 14 December 2010

Neil Young’s wife, Pegi Young, has a new album out Foul Deeds (and, yes, Neil Young does play guitar on a few tracks) which includes Pegi’s cover of Devendra Banhart’s Body Breaks.

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Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros’ 40 Day Dream live

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By Hunter Peroff in Video on Friday 22 January 2010

You know how something can completely escape your notice until it’s pointed out to you – and suddenly it’s everywhere? It was like that with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros for me. There’s been a tremendous hum (a more chilled form of buzz) about them online from all corners that I’ve only just tapped […]

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Short Fantasy video about the legendary Os Mutantes

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By Casper Johansson in Video on Tuesday 4 August 2009

After 35 years away, Tropicalia band Os Mutantes are back with a new album, Haih, due for release on September 7. Apparently Kurt Cobain once made a public plea for the band to get back together, Devendra Banhart asked if he could be their roadie, and Beck said ‘for years it was pretty much the […]

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