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Future Islands with Dan Deacon

Talkhouse Podcast

In this week's Talkhouse Podcast, we hear from old friends Dan Deacon and the members of Future Islands. Both came up in the super fertile Baltimore scene, and both released new albums in 2020. Future Islands asked Deacon to remix their recent track "For Sure," and he took it to epic new heights, which they discuss on this chat—along with the reality of staying home during the pandemic, what their writing/road-testing/recording processes are like, and a brand new genre that they hope to create when this is all over. Sports Jazz! Enjoy.This episode was produced by Kevin O’Connell. The Talkhouse Podcast theme was composed and performed by The Range.


25 Mar 2021

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Ep. 33: The Crystal Cat with Dan Deacon (PREVIEW) (PATREON ONLY)

The ION Pod



27 Feb 2021

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Ep 43: Dan Deacon (Philly D.A., Rat Film)

Composer Talk

Our next guest is renowned for his live shows, where large-scale audience participation and interaction is often a major element of the performance. Since 2003, he has released five solo albums, including 2015's Gliss Riffer, released by Domino Records. His work as a film composer includes the original soundtracks for 2011’s Twixt (with Osvaldo Golijov), 2017's Rat Film and 2018's Time Trial, both released by Domino Soundtracks. He recently scored All Light, Everywhere; Strawberry Mansion; and Philly D.A. — all of which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The composer is... Dan Deacon--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/composertalk/support


12 Feb 2021

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07: Bromst by Dan Deacon, with Adam Yoe

The You Show, Show

Welcome to the seventh episode of The You Show, Show. The show where you show things. I am joined by friend, Adam Yoe, to discus the album, “Bromst” by Dan Deacon. We also talk about Adam’s career as a Street Fighter II character. Come join!

25 Jan 2021

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July 9 - Dark, Dan Deacon, Diablo III

Mara Joy Loves - Audio Logs

In this alliterative episode I try and recommend a TV show without telling you what it’s about, recommend a musician while telling you you might not like him and recommend a video game which I’m not even sure I should be playing.


9 Jul 2020

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#162--Dan Deacon (#2)

Concert Honesty

Dan and I chat about how to think about making music during times like these. Dan is a really unique thinker. I highly recommend you check this out.

1hr 8mins

4 Jul 2020

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Turning fear into excitement with Austra and Dan Deacon

Music Life

Prepare to be inspired by this week as Canadian singer Katie Stelmanis, AKA Austra, sits down with Dan Deacon, Cosmo Sheldrake and Dry Cleaning’s Florence Shaw. Dan Deacon is a singer-songwriter and film score composer from Baltimore, USA, who is known for his exhilarating live shows and is described by his record label Domino as an "alchemist of electro-acoustic recording tools". He released his latest record Mystic Familiar in January 2020, his first to display his natural singing voice. Another artist known to surprise his audiences is Cosmo Sheldrake, who often brings sounds from the natural world into his records and live performances. A multi-instrumentalist, producer, singer and songwriter, Cosmo released his debut album in 2018, and his compositions have featured in theatre, film, and London's Natural History Museum. They’re joined by Florence Shaw, who is a visual artist and university lecturer as well as being the lead vocalist and lyricist for London-based band Dry Cleaning. Her sources of lyrical inspiration include social anxiety, YouTube comments and even takeaway menus.They’ll be discussing the odd places they find inspiration, how an album’s format can impact the music itself, and overcoming anxiety.


29 May 2020

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Episode 238: 77 Knives feat. Dan Deacon

Yeah, But Still

Dan Deacon joins us to discuss early internet and the difficulties of touring by yourself via greyhound bus on a diet of beans and corn water.

1hr 24mins

27 May 2020

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#125--Dan Deacon

Concert Honesty

Dan is an electronic musician and entrepreneur living in Baltimore, MD. He’s been a hero of mine my whole life and I’ve had the privilege of working with him a few times. Dan’s approach to DIY living and making and working is inspiring to me. We had a wide-ranging conversation and I thoroughly enjoyed it. chat starts at 4:12

1hr 16mins

27 Apr 2020

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Dan Deacon: Deacon-structing Dan

Ask Me Another

Musician Dan Deacon talks about his love of audience participation and using his natural singing voice on his new album, Mystic Familiar. Then, Dan plays a game about board games with mundane themes.


6 Mar 2020