Dean & Britta
Dean Wareham (ex-Galaxie 500) & Britta Phillips (ex-Jem) aka Dean & Britta are husband and wife duo who also form one half of the New York guitar band Luna. Since 2002 they have found time outside Luna to record a number of beautiful records: l’Avventura, Back Numbers, 13 Most Beautiful: Songs for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests and most recently the acclaimed soundtrack to Mistress America. In addition they have both recently released solo albums.
Videos & Press
[Wall Street Journal] The new LP, out April 29, features five originals and five covers By Mike Ayers Britta Phillips never saw herself as a solo artist. “I love being in a group,” the Luna bassist says. But over the last four years, she’s quietly been working on her debut album “Luck or Magic,” which […]
[exclaim.ca] By Gregory Adams Earlier this month, former Galaxie 500 member Dean Wareham treated a Toronto crowd to a cross-section of cuts scouring his back catalogue up to his recently released self-titled solo album, and it looks as if he’ll be doing the same across the West Coast later this spring. Following his European tour […]
“HOLDING PATTERN” PREMIERED VIA CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND ALBUM ARTWORK, TRACKLISTING + DETAILS OF JIM JAMES RECORDING SESSIONS ALSO REVEALED Today Dean Wareham released the first single off his upcoming self-titled debut album. The album was produced by Jim James (My Morning Jacket) and is due out March 11. Entitled “Holding Pattern” the single is now […]
[Consequence of Sound] More than 25 years after forming Galaxie 500, Dean Wareham will release his debut solo album. Due out March 11th, the self-titled effort spans nine tracks, produced by My Morning Jacket’s Jim James and recorded in James’ own studio in Louisville, Kentucky. As a preview, Wareham’s unveiled the album’s lead single, “Holding […]