yacht sets sail with dfa
  • THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2008

  • Posted by:


James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem front-man and co-founder of DFA Records took a chance on YACHT as an opening act last year on their North American tour, which sprouted a track called "Summer Song," a subtle tribute (slash love letter?) to LCD. Murphy must have been charmed, because a year later, DFA caught up with YACHT and asked if they could release "Summer Song" on the label. Now the forthcoming See Mystery Lights will also be released on DFA.

This is the first North West band to "shake hands" with DFA. Nice work, boat crew. Check out the video for "Summer Song" below (props for the Tapeheads reference):


YACHT - Summer Song from Jona Bechtolt on Vimeo.


YACHT - Summer Song EP
a1 Summer Song 3:34
a2 I'm In Love With A Ripper (Party Mix) 5:15
b1 It's Boring/You Can Live Anywhere You Want 8:51
b2 So Post All 'Em (Salvia In The Club Remix) 4:23*

The Summer Song EP is available on iTunes (*with an exclusive bonus track). The 12" hits shelves soon. -joe puglisi

* * * * * * * * * * * *
YACHT on Myspace
Hot Baeble Videos
The Suffers live at Industry City

The Suffers live at Industry City

Tigertown live at Industry City

Tigertown live at Industry City

Beth Hart live at Baeble HQ

Beth Hart live at Baeble HQ

Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Have Mercy live at Baeble HQ

Have Mercy live at Baeble HQ

You Me At Six live at Baeble HQ

You Me At Six live at Baeble HQ

Vancouver Sleep Clinic live at Baeble HQ

Vancouver Sleep Clinic live at Baeble HQ

XXX 88 ft Diplo

XXX 88 ft Diplo

Chelsea Cutler live at Baeble HQ

Chelsea Cutler live at Baeble HQ

VERITE live at Baeble HQ

VERITE live at Baeble HQ

© 2017 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.