Our lovely neighbors to the North are in for a treat this summer. Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and an Eau Claire native helped curate the inaugural Eaux Claire Music & Arts Festival in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and it has a heck of a lineup.
Over the weekend, Will and Win Butler, Nikolai Fraiture and Justin Vernon played their first and possibly only show together as Pop All Star Band.
The musicians will compete against college basketball players, who will play on the Jock team.
It was John Muir’s work as a preservationist—he founded the nature preservation society, the Sierra Club—that inspired Sean Carey to write his latest album, which pays tribute to the natural beauty he had seen as a child.
Justin Vernon is honoring his dear ol’ dad on Bon Iver’s new song, “Heavenly Father” off the soundtrack to Zach Braff’s latest film, Wish I Was Here.
Ten years after Garden State hit theaters (and the Shins changed all of our lives), Braff is preparing his follow-up film, ‘Wish I Was Here,’ which like his directorial debut will contain a bevy of indie rock songs.
The Blind Boys of Alabama have been singing together for over 70 years. The first 50 years were fantastic, and it just gets better. I remember seeing them years ago with Pops Staples in the […]
After some delay, the companion to Peter Gabriel covering other people’s songs on ‘Scratch My Back’ sees the light of day, featuring Arcade Fire, Lou Reed, Randy Newman and more.
Set times for Coachella 2012 have now been posted via Twitter. Closing down the show Friday night are The Black Keys at 9:45pm on the Main Stage, Refused at 11:20pm on the Outdoor Stage, Swedish […]
[photogallerylink id=72876 align=left]The Flaming Lips understand where their bread is buttered. Independent records are the bedrock of the music business. Despite being a niche audience, record store shoppers help shape what the rest of us […]