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YACHT archive

YACHT's singer Claire L. Evans is trapped in a make-believe intergalactic war in the video for "Beam Me Up."

Watch YACHT, 'Beam Me Up': A Laser Tag Apocalypse

May 18, 2012 – The L.A.-based band performs a song about the apocalypse inside a Portland laser tag arena.

YACHT performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

Watch YACHT: Tiny Desk Concert

June 22, 2011 – Watch the electro-pop band's striking and infectious performance at the NPR Music offices.


YACHT's new album, Shangri-La, comes out June 21.

Read First Listen: YACHT, 'Shangri-La' KCRW

June 12, 2011 – The synth-pop duo's new album is filled with irresistible hooks and beat-heavy laptop wizardry. KCRW

Clockwise from upper left: Bon Iver, Boris, Graveyard.

Read New Mix: Bon Iver, Dark Metal From Boris, Graveyard

May 16, 2011 – Hear a sneak preview of one of 2011's most anticipated new albums, as well as some brooding metal.


Listen YACHT: A Place Of Extreme Connectedness

August 17, 2009 – "Psychic City" mixes melodic choruses, icy-cool verses and David Byrne-like spoken-word bits.


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