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Kevin Devine talks about the new Desaparecidos record for The Talk House.
It looks good on him. I’ve always felt Desaparecidos was the best fit for Oberst’s most unhinged, freaked-out vocal performances, and working in this context seems to have ignited a compelling aspect of the storyteller in him. Payola details the pervasive horror and battered hope of a moment boiling over with institutional rot both macro (American imperialism, antiquated religious zealotry) and micro (the yawning death of the record business, as addressed on “Backsell”). Oberst’s lyrics are direct (“All the founding fathers sowed their seeds into servant girls”), blunt (“It’s a locker room of CFOs telling racist...
Jason Tate on 08/05/15 - 01:02 PM
Desaparecidos performance of "City on the Hill" on Seth Meyers can be found here. Payola is now in stores.
Jason Tate on 06/25/15 - 10:42 AM
Desaparecidos is streaming Payola, their first album in 13 years, via NPR First Listen. The album will be released on June 23 through Epitaph Records.
Aaron Mook on 06/15/15 - 09:55 AM
Hit the replies to stream a new Desaparecidos song, "The Left is Right." You can stream two other singles, "Backsell" and "The Underground Man," on Spotify. Payola will be released on June 23 via Epitaph Records.
Aaron Mook on 06/09/15 - 03:31 PM
Desaparecidos have expanded their summer tour. All the dates are in the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/14/15 - 11:28 AM
Desaparecidos have been added to Brand New's show in Michigan.
Jason Tate on 05/01/15 - 12:10 PM
The Fest has announced its lineups for Fest 14 in Gainesville and Pre-Fest 3 in Little Ybor. Among the top-billed acts are Lagwagon, Desaparecidos and The Menzingers. See you in Gainesville in October!
Thomas Nassiff on 04/20/15 - 06:17 PM
Desaparecidos new video for "City on the Hill" can be found in the replies via Pitchfork.
Jason Tate on 04/14/15 - 11:27 AM
Desaparecidos will release its first album in 13 years on June 23rd titled Payola via Epitaph Records. You can stream a new song featuring Tim Kasher of Cursive called "City on the Hill" in the replies. The album will also feature Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! and the So So Glos as well as many previously released tracks such as "MariKKKopa", "Backsell", "Anonymous", "The Left Is Right", "Te Amo Camila Vallejo", and "The Underground Man".
Drew Beringer on 04/06/15 - 09:06 AM
Desaparecidos have signed with Epitaph Records. A new album is coming later this year.
Jason Tate on 01/27/15 - 11:01 AM
Brand New and Desaparecidos will be playing two shows together in April. Dates can be found below.
Jason Tate on 01/20/15 - 11:34 AM
Following up on the news that Pianos Become The Teeth, Desaparecidos and The Sidekicks would feature on Epitaph Records fall sampler, it appears that more info was leaked via the cassette. Pianos Become The Teeth's new record will be called Keep You and will be released this fall. Desaparecidos and The Sidekicks will also be releasing new albums in 2015.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/24/14 - 04:19 PM
Omaha.com has posted a new interview with Conor Oberst -- amongst it is the news that Desaparecidos is working on a new album that hopefully will be out next year.
Desaparecidos is hard at work on a new album. Hopefully it'll be out next year. The other projects there are no immediate plans but I wouldn't be surprised. You know how sentimental I am.

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Jason Tate on 06/04/14 - 11:15 AM
You can stream / purchase the new Desaparecidos single on the band's website.

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Zac Djamoos on 08/02/13 - 04:32 PM
Want to check out a video of Desaparecidos' covering Joyce Manor's "Constant Headache"? Of course you do. Check it out in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 02/26/13 - 11:22 AM
Desaparecidos song, "Anonymous," is available for a free download here.

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Jason Tate on 02/22/13 - 12:45 PM
Desaparecidos have announced a brand new 7" release on March 12th with the tracks "Anonymous" and "The Left Is Right". You can listen to both songs over at Rolling Stone now.
Kyle Huntington on 02/06/13 - 09:36 AM
The first person to reply to this thread will win a pair of tickets to go see Desaparecidos and Joyce Manor at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ in Feb. 15th.
Christian Wagner on 01/24/13 - 01:11 PM
Desaparecidos is going on an East Coast tour next year.

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Jason Tate on 11/28/12 - 01:24 PM
You can now purchase the two brand new Desaparecidos' tracks or 7".

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Keagan Ilvonen on 08/02/12 - 06:00 AM
Desaparecidos have released two new songs today. The first entitled "MariKKKopa" which you can find on the Huffington Post with an interview. The second track "Backsell" which is streaming on the Alternative Press site. You can purchase both tracks from the band's website tomorrow. Lastly, you can find a few of the bands upcoming tour dates in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/01/12 - 08:37 AM
Conor Oberst has announced a solo tour and a mini-tour with Desaparecidos. Check out the dates in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 05/01/12 - 09:57 AM
A video of a new song from Desaparecidos' surprise reunion show can be heard in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/24/12 - 10:44 AM
Desaparecidos played a secret show last night where they debuted two new songs
Jason Tate on 04/24/12 - 12:04 AM
Desaparecidos are back! The will be playing this year's Maha Festival.

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Jason Tate on 04/23/12 - 09:54 AM
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