Angel Deradoorian

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Angel Deradoorian
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Angel Deradoorian performing with Dirty Projectors in 2008
Background information
Also known as Deradoorian
Born (1986-07-18) July 18, 1986 (age 28)
Genres Experimental rock
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Bass, guitar, keyboards
Labels Lovepump United
Associated acts Dirty Projectors, Flying Lotus

Angel Deradoorian (born July 18, 1986) is a Brooklyn-based musician best known for her work with Dirty Projectors.[1] Deradoorian's debut EP, Mind Raft, was released under her surname on May 5, 2009 by Lovepump United Records.[2] Her last name is of Armenian heritage. In 2009, she recorded a track with Vampire Weekend keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij and Ra Ra Riot vocalist Wes Miles on their Discovery album LP. The track is entitled "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend".[3] Animal Collective chose her to perform at the All Tomorrow's Parties festival that they curated in May 2011.[4] On February 22, 2011, she released a split 7" with Albert McCloud containing a song by McCloud entitled "Planetarium 2010" and her own song "Marichka". She is a member of her boyfriend Avey Tare's new project, Slasher Flicks, along with ex-Ponytail drummer Jeremy Hyman.[5]


  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ [2][dead link]
  3. ^ "Interview with Angel Deradoorian". 2009-05-14. Retrieved 2013-08-03. 
  4. ^ ATP: All Tomorrow's Parties
  5. ^ "News". Pitchfork. Retrieved 2013-08-03. 

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