THE BIG BEAT Previews the 2016 Pitchfork Music Festival [Listen]

The festival is right around the corner and since it’s loaded with bands you’ve heard on THE BIG BEAT these past couple of years, we went wall-to-wall P4K on this evening. As of Monday night, single-day tickets and 3-day passes were still available here. Do some sampling and we’ll see you in Union Park this coming weekend.



Savages – “T.I.W.Y.G.” (Matador)

The Range – “Florida” (Domino)

Super Furry Animals – “(Drawing) Rings Around the World” (Epic)


Twin Peaks – “Butterfly” (Grand Jury)

Empress Of – “Woman Is a Word” (XL)

Sufjan Stevens – “Blue Bucket of Gold (Remix)” (Asthmatic Kitty)

Mick Jenkins – “Your Love” (Cinematic)

Royal Headache – “High” (What’s Your Rupture?)

The Beach Boys – “Sloop John B.” (Capitol)


Porches – “Be Apart” (Domino)

Martin Courtney – “Northern Highway” (Domino)

LUH – “Beneath the Concrete” (Mute)

Kevin Morby – “I Have Been to the Mountain” (Dead Oceans)


Blood Orange – “Best to You” (Domino)

Whitney – “No Matter Where We Go” (Secretly Canadian)

Neon Indian – “Annie” (Mom + Pop)


Beach House – “Space Song” (Sub Pop)

Thundercat – “Them Changes” (Brainfeeder)

Car Seat Headrest – “Vincent” (Matador)

Jackie Lynn – “Alien Love” (Thrill Jockey)

Oneohtrix Point Never – “Sticky Drama” (Warp)

FKA twigs – “in time” (Young Turks)


Girl Band – “In Plastic” (Rough Trade)

Shamir – “Call It Off” (XL)

Woods – “Sun City Creeps” (Woodsist)

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