GAYNGS

When Ryan Olson decided to make a record with Solid Gold members Zack Coulter and Adam Hurlburt, it was clear to them what the result would be: a collection of drugged-up keyboards and slick bedroom production almost exclusively inspired by 10cc's "I'm Not In Love." To be fair, they weren't entirely off. What they didn't know was that it would spiral into a project of epic proportions, enlisting the talents of over 25 musicians from various scenes around the country, relocating the base of operations from Olson's Minneapolis bedroom/studio to the Wisconsin-based studio April Base, and the genesis of a musical family, GAYNGS.

Sweet Flyer Alert

Gayngs + White Hinterland at Doug Fir, Portland, Ore. May 28

Balloons & Lagoons: A GAYNGS Eye View Of Coachella

A couple weekends ago GAYNGS performed at the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in Indio, California. Remember?

Minneapolis’ premier smooth collective documented their time in the sunshine using modern photographic equipment. They are now able to share selected memories with you, gentle voyeur, through a visual diary hosted by The Quietus. See?

Watch GAYNGS and Kanye West ft. Justin Vernon Perform Live at Coachella



This past weekend at Coachella in Indio, CA, several of our artists kicked so much ass that they trended on twitter. GAYNGS and Bon Iver were two of those bands. Above is a video of GAYNGS performing “The Walker” and below we have Kanye West and Justin Vernon performing “Lost In the World.”

Kanye told Justin over a year ago that his vision for “Lost in the World” was that it was the festival closer. True to his word…



GAYNGS Drops by the SPIN Shed at SXSW

Courtesy of SPIN.com

Courtesy of SPIN.com

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I’ve got another video featuring our friend Justin D. E. Vernon with bonus Ryan Olson from SXSW. These GAYNGS-leaders stopped by the SPIN Shed at SXSW to chat with Peter Gaston about the project, which can really be summed up by Justin here as “lightspeed right past ironic and into the awesome zone.”

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