Duchampion Presents “Born in the USA”

Not sure how to celebrate the fourth?  Ben Seretan has the answer: Duchampion’s cover of “Born in the USA.”  Did you really think we were going to let you listen to that video for the nation’s birthday? Nope.  Here’s the text from the video’s Vimeo page: Here is our cover of Born in the USA, […]

Duchampion Releases New EP, Is (Still) Really Good

It’s summer. If you’re in the market for hazy, reverb-happy guitar rock with a solid balance of melody and fuzz, you could do much worse than download veteran Wes-band Duchampion’s fantastic new EP, Purple Clouds. Recommended tracks: “Violent Death,” “City Mind,” everything else. Duchampion, which most recently previewed these tracks (and more) at Eclectic in […]

Three Scenes From Duchampion @ Eclectic

Ben Seretan ’10, Asa Horvitz ’10, Will Brant ’10, and Jake Nussbaum ’10 may have graduated last spring, but they can’t seem to stay away long. Considering this means opportunities to see their sweet band Duchampion on campus for free, I’m not complaining. The quartet’s triumphant 2011 return to campus, with Wet Nurse and School […]


Mega-bummer for all those planning to attend Eclectic’s first music offering of the spring semester: Duchampion’s show tonight, with Wet Nurse and School Collective, has been postponed till further notice. This has nothing to do with the ridiculous weather. Just kidding, yes it does. [Or maybe it doesn’t; the message is really vague.] You should […]

Duchampion at Eclectic (plus new album)

From Ben Seretan ’10: Hey Wesleying – hope you’re doing well. Duchampion, who played a few shows last year, is coming back next week to play Eclectic. Also – we have a new album out on bandcamp. We should have vinyl records very soon, too. The School Collective and Wet Nurse, Asa’s new cello/vibes/video project, […]

Duchampion, Metacomet, Discourse, and Sweaty Boys at Eclectic

Wednesday night at Eclectic, enjoy the jamz of renowned campus supergroup Duchampion, reverberatory masters Metacomet, scholastic disco fiends Discourse, and pnk as fck duo-turned-trio Sweaty Boys. A heartfelt appeal from Asa Horvitz ’10, of Duchampion fame: Our last show at Wesleyan. Please bring all your friends, tell everyone you know, bring people you don’t know, […]

Turbo Fruits, The Beets, and Duchampion at Wesfest

Turbo Fruits This three-piece from Nashville is a straight-shooting rock and roll band representing the dirty south and hitting hard. Led by ex-Be Your Own Pet guitarist, this band is vintage rock and not to be missed. http://www.myspace.com/turbofruits The Beets “A trio of drunk, possibly retarded twelve year olds. Seriously, my left tit probably outweighed […]

New Duchampion Album!

New this week – “One Or Several Wolves?” – a sweet E.P. recorded by our favoritests, Duchampion (ben/will/jake/asa)’10 (and mixed by rod o’connor ’08 -> sounds nasssty!) featuring hit single “Swamp Thing.” Its available HERE at a price of your choosing, but keep in mind that the amount we cumulatively pay for it is directly […]

Tonight: Valentine’s Card Making and Duchampion

Come join Duchampion and UCAB in kicking off your Valentine’s Day!  Duchampion will be creating sweet music for your ears. As always, UCAB will provide FREE snacks, drinks, candy, valentine’s day cards, and other card making supplies. Date: Feb. 11 Time: 9:00 PM – 10:30 PM Place: Usdan Cafe

Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers w/ Duchampion at Eclectic

Spring 2010 at Wesleyan is in session, and here to kick it off this Saturday night will be the fantastic Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers, preceded by Wesband Duchampion. Shilpa & co. have been local favorites in Brooklyn/NY for over two years,  and have been racking up buzz since playing SXSW last spring – […]