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Boots – “AQUARIA” (Feat. Deradoorian)

Jordy Asher, the once-mysterious Beyoncé collaborator who goes by the name Boots, is having a big year. He released his Motorcycle Jesus short film and soundtrack, and he also worked on FKA twigs’ M3LL155X EP. And now, on the title track from his forthcoming album AQUARIA, he’s teamed up with Angel Deradoorian, the former Dirty […]

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Deradoorian – “Komodo”

Former Dirty Projector Angel Deradoorian is releasing her latest full-length The Expanding Flower Planet later this month. She’s already charmed ears with her trippy single “A Beautiful Woman” and her darker staccato followup “The Eye,” both tracks pushing a sense of increased urgency compared to her previous EP Mind Raft. But “Komodo” is her most […]

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Deradoorian – “The Eye”

There’s a driving urgency to “The Eye,” something that wasn’t really present on “A Beautiful Woman,” the first single we heard from Angel Deradoorian’s upcoming debut full-length, The Expanding Flower Planet. Whereas the lead single was comfortable in resting into the lilting choruses that she’s so good at constructing, “The Eye” pushes into them with […]

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Deradoorian – “A Beautiful Woman”

A month before Bitte Orca came out back in 2009, Dirty Projectors’ then bassist/vocalist Angel Deradoorian released her fantastic debut EP Mind Raft, which proceeded to get swept up in that album’s magnetic pull. It was both a gift and a curse: It got Deradoorian’s melty, whacked-out songs out there in a way that probably […]