Amen Dunes

Sacred Bones Records


Amen Dunes, the project of Damon McMahon, was born out of a collection of songs made in the fall of 2006 in upstate New York. They were personal recordings not intended for release, a cathartic answer to the music, people, and life in New York City. After sharing them with a few friends, the tapes were shelved, and the following summer McMahon moved to China and all but quit making music. He would live in Beijing for the next few years, writing and recording only occasionally with no clear intention to return to New York. Read More...