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13 Memorable Moments From Bonnaroo 2016

For Bonnaroo's 15th anniversary, the festival put together a lower-key, looser experience than in recent years. There wasn't the firebrand of having someone like Kanye…
Ryan Leas | June 13, 2016 - 12:42 pm

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9 Memorable Moments From Governors Ball 2016

Governors Ball usually has a solid and reliable lineup. Another way to say that is that it sometimes leans predictable, booking lineups that are built…
Ryan Leas | June 6, 2016 - 1:50 pm

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California Dreamin’: The Los Angeles Of Lana Del Rey And Father John Misty

Last night, Lana Del Rey debuted a new video for "Freak," a standout from her 2015 release Honeymoon. It was anticipated, and is notable, because…
Ryan Leas | February 10, 2016 - 12:18 pm

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Father John Misty Deactivates Twitter & Instagram

Oftentimes, when artists delete their social media accounts, it means they have new music on the way. But in the case of Father John Misty,…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2016 - 9:21 am

Watch Cartoon Father John Misty Sing A Song About Death & Go-Gurt For Adult Swim

Father John Misty will appear on the Adult Swim animated show Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio to sing a song titled "This Is America."
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 14, 2016 - 11:59 am

New Yorker Festival Announces Father John Misty, Jason Isbell, & Andrew Bird Events

The New Yorker Festival takes place from 10/7-9 this year, and the magazine has lined up three music-related panels/live performances for the event. Father John…
James Rettig | September 6, 2016 - 10:22 am

Watch Tame Impala Bring Out Lady Gaga At FYF Fest

Lady Gaga popped in for a little surprise visit during Tame Impala's headlining set at FYF Fest in LA last night. She didn't perform with…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Father John Misty Unveils Kanye-Inspired Life Of Padre Merch

#1 Troll Daddy Father John Misty debuted new merch today on his online shop, including some Pablo-inspired apparel. The long sleeve blue "Life Of Padre"
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 23, 2016 - 5:40 pm

Father John Misty Releases “Real Love Baby,” Rejects Burrito Money

It's been a whole day since our last post about Father John Misty, so hey, it's about time for an update! In all seriousness, some…
Peter Helman | July 26, 2016 - 8:41 pm

Father John Misty Responds To Strand Of Oaks’ Subtweet, XPN Criticism Of His Fest Lecture

This past weekend, Father John Misty had what he's described as a "kind of a full meltdown" while onstage at the XPN Festival in Camden,…
Tom Breihan | July 25, 2016 - 8:59 am

Fed Up Father John Misty Lectures XPN Fest: “Entertainment Is Stupid”

Waxing philosophical about how everything is bullshit is kind of Father John Misty's thing, but some combination of the Republican National Convention and the world…
Peter Helman | July 23, 2016 - 11:02 am

Hear Father John Misty’s Version Of The Squidbillies Theme Song

This season, the Adult Swim cartoon Squidbillies has recruited a crew of indie rock heavy hitters, including Sharon Van Etten and Kurt Vile, to record…
Tom Breihan | July 7, 2016 - 11:34 am

Father John Misty, Kurt Vile, Sharon Van Etten Contributing Theme Music To Squidbillies

Adult Swim cartoon Squidbillies has a different artist cover the theme song every week -- past participants have included Lambchop, Neko Case, and King Khan
James Rettig | June 29, 2016 - 3:18 pm

Watch Father John Misty, St. Vincent In A Toilet Costume Play Jasper Johnson Benefit In NYC

Earlier this year, Jasper Johnson -- the young son of Matt Johnson, who has played drums for St. Vincent, Jeff Buckley, and many others --…
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2016 - 9:04 am

Stream Jenny Lewis Supergroup Nice As Fuck’s Surprise-Released Debut LP

Nice As Fuck -- the supergroup comprising Jenny Lewis, Erika Forster, and Tennessee Thomas -- surprise-released their self-titled debut album today. Lewis tweeted the news…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 24, 2016 - 11:12 am

Watch Father John Misty & Dean Ween Jam Backstage At Bonnaroo

The newly reunited Ween performed at Bonnaroo over the weekend, and after their set, Dean Ween had a little backstage jam session with fellow Bonnaroo…
Peter Helman | June 14, 2016 - 10:13 pm

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9 Memorable Moments From Governors Ball 2016

Governors Ball usually has a solid and reliable lineup. Another way to say that is that it sometimes leans predictable, booking lineups that are built…
Ryan Leas | June 6, 2016 - 1:50 pm

The Avalanches – “Frankie Sinatra” (Feat. Danny Brown & MF Doom) Video

Oh can't you hear it? Can't you hear it? That's right -- 16 years after Since I Left You, there's finally a new Avalanches song…
Peter Helman | June 2, 2016 - 12:02 am

Watch Father John Misty Perform “I Love You, Honeybear” On Le Grand Journal

Father John Misty stopped by the French talk show Le Grand Journal yesterday to perform "I Love You, Honeybear," the title track off of his…
Peter Helman | May 24, 2016 - 6:55 pm

Avalanches Release Movie Teaser Feat. Father John Misty, Ariel Pink, Danny Brown

The Avalanches already announced their return to live performance, and now the Australian production team has shared a new video teaser hinting at a new…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2016 - 5:18 pm

Robin Pecknold Answers Questions About Father John Misty, College, & New Fleet Foxes Album On Reddit

Robin Pecknold recently fielded questions on Instagram about the status of Fleet Foxes and what he though of A Moon Shaped Pool. Today, he graciously…
Collin Robinson | May 20, 2016 - 7:41 pm

Father John Misty – “Real Love Baby”

Father John Misty has been going hard on the goofy antics lately -- writing a Prius jingle, writing lyrics for the House Of Cards theme
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2016 - 8:42 am

Hear Father John Misty’s Lumineers-Core Prius Jingle

Hey! People still like the Lumineers, and people still like Father John Misty, and now Josh Tillman has shared a seemingly parodic "Prius Commercial Demo"
James Rettig | May 17, 2016 - 5:41 pm

Hear Father John Misty’s Awkward Interview On BBC Radio 6 Music Today

Father John Misty stopped by Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie's BBC 6 Music radio show today for what was supposed to be a leisurely interview.
Collin Robinson | May 13, 2016 - 3:17 pm

Father John Misty Pitches House Of Cards Theme Lyrics (And A Spec Script) To Netflix

Today is a day of the week ending in "y," which means that Father John Misty is back to being rascally on Twitter. For the…
Peter Helman | May 12, 2016 - 8:11 pm

Father John Misty Explains His Writing Credit On Beyoncé’s “Hold Up”

We already know how Animal Collective came to have a writing credit on Beyoncé's Lemonade track "6 Inch." We already know how Ezra Koenig came…
Peter Helman | April 25, 2016 - 8:25 pm

Ezra Koenig Explains His Writing Credit On Beyoncé’s “Hold Up”

"How did the Yeah Yeah Yeahs get credited on a Beyonce song that was co-written by Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, and Diplo?" is a…
James Rettig | April 25, 2016 - 2:16 pm

Boots Explains Animal Collective Credit On Beyoncé’s “6 Inch”

Amidst the massive credits list on Beyoncé's new album LEMONADE are big indie-world names like Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Animal…
Peter Helman | April 24, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Stream Beyoncé LEMONADE

Beyoncé's mysterious LEMONADE project premiered on HBO tonight, and contrary to reports, it was not a "docu-style special." Rather, it was one of her patented…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2016 - 9:58 pm

Father John Misty Shares Statement About His Upcoming North Carolina Show

Father John Misty has announced that he'll be donating the proceeds from his North Carolina show next week to Time Out Youth, a local LGBT…
James Rettig | April 20, 2016 - 1:04 pm

Watch Father John Misty Cover Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer” In Chicago

Father John Misty covered his "favorite love song," Nine Inch Nails' seminal track "Closer", at Chicago's Riviera Theater last night. A few weeks ago, Misty…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 15, 2016 - 9:42 am

Father John Misty Discusses Seeing Taylor Swift On Acid, Ryan Adams’ “Grotesque Stunt”

Father John Misty has said that Lana Del Rey's "Freak" video, in which he starred, was inspired by his experience of tripping on LSD at…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2016 - 9:26 am
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