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My life is starting to feel like a Dev Hynes song

Mine too 

Taken by Phoebe Collings-James inside her studio.

CHAMAKAY

Palo Alto - Original Motion Picture Score by Devonté Hynes

OUT NOW digitally and on CD/LP August 4/5.

iTunes - http://smarturl.it/PaloAltoScore
Limited Edition Magenta Colored Vinyl LP Pre-order - http://smarturl.it/PaloAltoScoreMart

All instrumentation written, arranged & performed by Devonté Hynes.
Additional brass performed by Jason Arce.

Produced by Devonté Hynes.
Mixed by Cole M. Greif-Neill.

Here’s audio of the piece I performed called “ANXIETY” for The Lost Lectures at the Knockdown Center in Queens a few weeks back, enjoy.

watch video of performance here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFXBoNFDWic

Samantha & I at Gamma Ray Studios in Burbank 5/20/14.

Here’s a video of my piece ANXIETY which I performed for the first time at The Lost Lectures a few weeks back at the Knockout Center in Queens, NYC.

For more info on the performance click here.

Photo from Lincoln Center this past weekend. I performed three times music from the score I wrote for PALO ALTO before screenings of the film. Thanks for having me & to those who came out!

The film I scored the music for “Palo Alto” is the critic’s pick in the New York Times. So exciting. Great work Gia ! Read the article here & go see Palo Alto in selected cinemas NOW!

Photos from my performance piece “Anxiety 1” that I performed at The Lost Lectures last month in Brooklyn at the Knockout Center. Recording of full performance will be available soon. Thanks to Lost Lectures & Hyperallergic for having me!!

William Onyeabor concert at BAM that I was apart of made the New York Times ! Read it here !

Above :

Luaka Bop taking a photo of Jonny Lam taking a photo of me, taking a photo of Kofo the Wonderman, David Byrne, Lakan & Money Mark.

Below :

David Byrne photobomb.

<Backtage at Atomic Bomb : The music of William Onyeabor live @ BAM>

From the motion picture “Palo Alto" directed by Gia Coppola.
Starring James Franco, Emma Roberts, Jack Kilmer & Nat Wolff.
In cinemas May 9th.

The Palo Alto soundtrack is available now on iTunes (http://smarturl.it/PaloAltoiTunes) and physically June 3rd (pre-order http://smarturl.it/PaloAltoDM)

Full score by Devonté Hynes coming soon.

Written & Produced by Devonté Hynes
Devonté Hynes : Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Wurlitzer, Bass, Drums
Samantha Urbani : Vocals

Katy Perry & Devonté Hynes (aka Blood Orange) at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (DAY 3) 

(via hello-katy)