Check out Dirty Beaches short film 'Time Washes Everything Away'

Check out Dirty Beaches short film ‘Time Washes Everything Away’
Dirty Beaches – “Time Washes Everything Away” 2014

Directed by Loic Zimmermann



Alex Zhang Hungtai (born September 4, 1980 in Taipei), known by his stage name Dirty Beaches, is a Taiwanese-born Canadian musician based in Montreal, Quebec.

Dirty Beaches released a number of EPs and instrumental-focused albums on cassette-only labels, before releasing the full-lengthBadlands in March 2011. Badlands was subsequently nominated as a long listed nominee for the 2011 Polaris Music Prize. Dirty Beaches has also released singles including “True Blue”/”Sweet 17,” “Lord Knows Best” and “Lone Runner,” as well as videos, many of them directed by Zhang himself. Zhang has also recorded several original film soundtracks, such as for the documentary Water Park, by Evan Prosofsky.

Drifters/Love Is The Devil was released as a double LP, as well as on a single CD and in digital formats, by the Zoo Music label in May 2013. Dirty Beaches will tour Europe and other regions in spring and summer of 2013. Earlier in the year Dirty Beaches toured the Asia Pacific region for the first time.

In November 2013, Dirty Beaches will play the final holiday camp edition of the world famous All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in Camber Sands, England.

In August 2014, Dirty Beaches announced his 3rd album, Stateless, which will be entirely instrumental and will be released in early November 2014.

In a series of tweets in October 2014, Dirty Beaches announced their breakup ;-(