New Pornographers

13 Years Ago: The New Pornographers’ ‘Mass Romantic’ Album Released
13 Years Ago: The New Pornographers’ ‘Mass Romantic’ Album Released
When ‘Mass Romantic,’ the debut album by the New Pornographers, was released on Nov. 21, 2000, not too many people were familiar with the members of the Canadian collective, even though a few of them had been kicking around the indie-rock scene for years. Much is made of the band’s “supergroup” status now, but at the time, Neko Case was the only one making any noise. (Her second album, ‘Furnace Ro
10 Best New Pornographers Songs
10 Best New Pornographers Songs
At various times over the past dozen years, the New Pornographers have been a sextet, a septet and an octet. It all depends on when you catch them and who feels like being a part of the band at the time of recordings and concerts. The members spring from Vancouver's indie-rock scene; three of them -- Carl (AC) Newman, Neko Case and Destroyer's Dan Bejar -- are solo stars in their own right, having