Pitchfork, in an effort to appear simultaneously more hip and less like self-centered hipster pricks, held a benefit show for Showpaper with one of the most fantastic bills this side of CMJ: Neon Indian, Small Black, Cymbals Eat Guitars, and recent favorites and leading band-of-the-year contenders Real Estate.
[photo by Rez Avissar]
The homie nyctaper was on-hand to record Real Estate's fantastic set, including two new songs from the upcoming Reality 12'' from Mexican Summer: "Basement" and "Younger than Yesterday." Also included is a cover of RE-guitarist Matthew "Ducktails" Mondanile's "The Mall."
Snag the entire set in convenient .zip form here.