Trials + Tribulations

Let the Motherfucker Burn
October 12, 2011, 11:22 am
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YACHT are releasing a new 12″ featuring two remixes of their barn/world-burner “Dystopia” by producers Emperor Machine and Whatever Whatever. Check out the Emperor Machine remix below, and preorder the 12″ at DFA.

The digital release includes a dub version of the Emperor Machine remix which is very classy. Get it now!

July 11, 2011, 4:55 pm
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Preview YACHT’s new Utopia remix EP out today on DFA Records and download the Miracles club remix below!

June 22, 2011, 2:44 pm
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Here’s the awesome futuristic video pairing YACHT’s songs “Utopia” and “Dystopia (The Earth is on Fire). Read behind the scenes info and more on the meaning of the video on their website, plus behind the scenes pics like the one above.

The group also stopped by NPR’s headquarters to record a Tiny Desk Sessions, wherein YACHT & the Straight Gaze play a set inside the offices of NPR. Check that out here.

YACHT’s new album Shangri-La is out now spiritually (digitally), soon physically.

June 7, 2011, 1:38 pm
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YACHT’s new album Shangri-La is out June 21st on DFA Records, but today they’ve release another single from the album, the opening cut “Utopia.” Take a listen below then buy it!

March 25, 2011, 11:28 am
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You watched the record spin and heard the new song, now you can download it and listen wherever you go!

They’ve announced that their new album will be called Shangri-La and will be out on DFA June 21st!

01 Utopia
♫ Dystopia (The Earth is on Fire)
03 I Walked Alone
04 Love in the Dark
05 One Step
06 Holy Roller
07 Beam Me Up
08 Paradise Engineering
09 Tripped & Fell in Love
10 Shangri-La

March 22, 2011, 12:28 pm
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It’s brand new YACHT music! Watch the video to hear the new track “Dystopia (The Earth is on Fire)” which appears to be an upcoming 7″ release on DFA records. More info to come!

In the meantime, check out their upcoming tour dates with Light Asylum and plan accordingly (go!!).

04/13/11 San Francisco, CA – Bimbo’s 365 Club
04/15/11 Indio, CA – Coachella
04/17/11 Marfa, TX – Padre’s
04/19/11 Austin, TX – Emo’s
04/20/11 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s Downstairs
04/22/11 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
04/23/11 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
04/25/11 Washington, DC – Black Cat
04/26/11 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church
04/27/11 New York, NY – Webster Hall
04/29/11 Providence, RI – The Met Cafe
04/30/11 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club
05/01/11 Montreal, QC – Cabaret Du Mile End
05/02/11 Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace
05/04/11 Columbus, OH – Wexner Center
05/05/11 Chicago, IL – Metro
05/06/11 Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall
05/07/11 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club
05/09/11 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
05/10/11 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
05/12/11 Seattle, WA – Neumo’s
05/13/11 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theatre
05/14/11 Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
05/15/11 Astoria, OR – Fort George Brewery

Terminally Chill
September 1, 2010, 10:05 am
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Neon Indian – Terminally Chill (YACHT Remix)

From the reissue of Psychic Chasms with bonus remixes. Listen to the whole album here.