Essential New Music: The Old Ceremony’s “Sprinter”

When you christen yourself after a revered Leonard Cohen classic, much is expected, and the Old Ceremony has met and exceeded those expectations over the course of 11 years and five albums. On Sprinter, guitars shimmer and shriek, keyboards swirl, rhythms thump and roll, and tendrils of Karl Wallinger (the title track), Bruce Springsteen (“Go …

Best Of 2012, Guest Editors: The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins On The Vibraphone

As 2012 comes to an end, we are taking a look back at some of our favorite posts of the year by our guest editors. The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep …

Best Of 2012, Guest Editors: The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins On Megafaun

As 2012 comes to an end, we are taking a look back at some of our favorite posts of the year by our guest editors. The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep …

Best Of 2012, Guest Editors: The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins On E.B. White’s “Here Is New York”

As 2012 comes to an end, we are taking a look back at some of our favorite posts of the year by our guest editors. The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep …

From The Desk Of The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins: The Vibraphone

The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep Roc is also its first to receive a vinyl pressing, as well as its first to be released in Europe. In other words, it’s the …

From The Desk Of The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins: Raymond Chandler

The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep Roc is also its first to receive a vinyl pressing, as well as its first to be released in Europe. In other words, it’s the …

From The Desk Of The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins: Anchovies

The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep Roc is also its first to receive a vinyl pressing, as well as its first to be released in Europe. In other words, it’s the …

From The Desk Of The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins: Our Daily Bard

The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep Roc is also its first to receive a vinyl pressing, as well as its first to be released in Europe. In other words, it’s the …

From The Desk Of The Old Ceremony’s Django Haskins: Dexter Romweber

The Old Ceremony, the orchestral-pop quintet Django Haskins has led since 2004, just released its fifth album, Fairy Tales And Other Forms Of Suicide. The band’s first LP for Yep Roc is also its first to receive a vinyl pressing, as well as its first to be released in Europe. In other words, it’s the …