Browsing the "Ducktails" Tag


Live Review: Ducktails Celebrated The Release Of St. Catherine At Bowery Ballroom

Last Friday, one of the best guitarists working today, Matt Mondanile, brought his Ducktails project to Bowery Ballroom. It was a noticeably more intimate affair than Mondanile’s performances with Real Estate, which was made all the more endearing with several [...]

August 11, 2015 Live, Reviews

Watch: Ducktails Goes On A Sun-Soaked Gentlemen’s Romp With Mac DeMarco In “Surreal Exposure”

Two years removed from the excellent The Flower Lane and only one from Real Estate’s last LP, Atlas, Matt Mondanile’s Ducktails project is back just in time to deliver in time with more lush, summer ready music in 2015. St. [...]

July 13, 2015 News
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Ducktails Escapes From The Mundane & Takes You “Under Cover”

The solo outlet of Real Estate member Matt Mondanile, psych-pop project Ducktails is back with the latest visual companion to this year’s excellent The Flower Lane. Standout single “Under Cover” sees Mondanile retuning to his hometown of Ridegewood, NJ employing [...]

June 26, 2013 Music Videos, News
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River Rocks 2013 Announces Free Shows Including Titus Andronicus, Ducktails, Foxygen + More

If you’re familiar with the annual summer programming over at Hudson River Park’s River Rocks concert series, then you already know their booking team’s work in bringing acts like Tune-Yards, Grimes, and Wild Nothing. Also, all of these wonderful shows [...]

April 23, 2013 News
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Ducktails Explore New York City In “Letter Of Intent”

Although Ducktails serves as the solo, secondary outlet for Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile, latest single “Letter of Intent” features Joel Ford of Ford and Lopatin on bass, synth work by Daniel Lopatin of Oneohtrix Point Never and vocals from [...]

February 25, 2013 News

Alex Bleeker & The Freaks Drops New Single, “Don’t Look Down”, Announces Tour Dates

The Garden State’s own Real Estate is the sum of equally lauded side-projects which includes Ducktails and of course the band’s bass plucker-led Alex Bleeker & The Freaks.  The latter recently announced its forthcoming sophomore LP How Far Away, which is slated to [...]

February 18, 2013 News

Album Review: Ducktails – The Flower Lane

Ducktails is the solo (-ish) side project of Real Estate guitarist and Ridgewood, NJ native Matt Mondanile. It started out as a purely solo, mostly instrumental, home-recording effort and has since branched out into much more of a “band” with [...]

February 5, 2013 Cool Dad Music, New Music, Reviews