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There are lots of words to toss around when Elliott Smith comes up — brilliant, troubled, influential, tragic, one-of-a-kind — each of which fit the music as much as the man. But if pressed for a single descriptor, I’d choose fragile. More »

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their toes (ouch, sorry). The shoes which you can see here benefit the Socorro island Conservation Fund, and they are cruelty free, except to your eyes.

I did some… More »

This year in music was great and we’rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No offense, 30 Seconds To Mars. While the Gummys’ virtual poll booth remains open for a few more days (did we mention filling out the ballot enters you to win the… More »

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Band Of Horses Will Appear In Sunday’s Veep Season Finale

Band Of Horses will make an appearance in the season finale of Veep, which airs this Sunday on HBO. Lead singer Ben Bridwell told Billboard
James Rettig | June 12, 2015 - 5:34 pm

Iron & Wine And Ben Bridwell – “Bullet Proof Soul” (Sade Cover) & “No Way Out Of Here” (Unicorn Cover)

Earlier this month, Iron & Wine's Sam Beam and Band Of Horses' Ben Bridwell announced that they would be releasing a covers album called Sing
James Rettig | April 16, 2015 - 9:03 am

Iron & Wine And Ben Bridwell Announce Covers Album Sing Into My Mouth

Sam Beam of Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell of Band Of Horses have announced a collaborative album of covers called Sing Into My Mouth.
Caitlin White | April 2, 2015 - 11:55 am

Calexico – “Falling From The Sky” (Feat. Ben Bridwell) (Stereogum Premiere)

Last month, Calexico treated us to "Cumbia de Donde", a tasty electro-mariachi hybrid from their forthcoming Edge of the Sun LP. Now they’ve followed u…
Aaron Lindenberg | February 23, 2015 - 10:12 am

Band Of Horses & Grandaddy – “Hang An Ornament”

Here's some news that will have '00s indie-heads all atwitter: Grandaddy's Jason Lytle is producing the next Band Of Horses album. It makes a lot…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2014 - 3:25 pm

Photos: Newport Folk Festival 2014

This past weekend brought the 2014 edition of the Newport Folk Festival. Headliners included Jenny Lewis, Jack White, Jeff Tweedy, and a very special appearance…
Miles Bowe | July 29, 2014 - 2:24 pm

My Morning Jacket Announce One Big Holiday 2015 With The War On Drugs, Band Of Horses

Earlier this year, My Morning Jacket put on the inaugural One Big Holiday in Mexico and we had a lot to say about it. Now…
James Rettig | June 19, 2014 - 12:21 pm

Watch Band Of Horses Play Ellen

Band Of Horses recently put out Acoustic At The Ryman, a live album recorded at the iconic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, and today they stopped…
Miles Bowe | February 14, 2014 - 12:36 pm

Band Of Horses Frontman Ben Bridwell Goes Solo As Birdsmell

Band Of Horses have been making soaring, country-inflected festival-rock for so long that it's almost shocking to hear frontman Ben Bridwell's high-lonesome twang in any…
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2013 - 4:51 pm

Photos: NorthSide Festival (Denmark) 2013

NorthSide festival, a young upstart on the Danish festival scene, kicked off on June 14th, with three days of high caliber performances. Situated in Aarhus,…
Clint Heyer | June 20, 2013 - 2:14 pm

Watch Band Of Horses Cover Jason Molina On Kimmel

Last night, Band Of Horses joined the ranks honoring the loss of Jason Molina with their appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live. They paid tribute by…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 1, 2013 - 5:15 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Friday’s 5 Best Things

Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion,…
Aaron Lariviere | April 20, 2013 - 6:40 pm

New Orleans Jazz Fest 2013 Lineup Feat. Phoenix, Frank Ocean

Just yesterday we got the news that French pop gods Phoenix had set a date for their return, and today, we get their first announced…
Michael Nelson | January 17, 2013 - 11:18 am

Band Of Horses @ Apogee’s Berkley Street Studio, Santa Monica 9/26/12

After their appearance on Conan, Band Of Horses recorded a live session for KCRW at Apogee's Berkley Street Studio due to air on October 15th…
Andrew Youssef | September 27, 2012 - 1:57 pm

Watch Band Of Horses On Conan

Band Of Horses aren't exactly the type of band to play different songs when they show up on different late-night TV shows, even ones withi…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2012 - 10:23 am

Watch Band Of Horses Play Letterman

Earlier this week, Band Of Horses taped a 45-minute set for the Live On Letterman webcast. And last night, they came through the Late Show
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2012 - 9:55 am

Watch Band Of Horses Live From Letterman Webcast

Today, Band Of Horses release their new album Mirage Rock, a satisfyingly fuzzy sunset-rock full-length that moves them back toward the road-trip dependability of their…
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2012 - 9:55 am

Stream Band Of Horses Mirage Rock

We've already heard about 25 percent of Band Of Horses' new one, Mirage Rock -- the rocking "Knock Knock," the gentle "Slow Cruel Hands Of
Michael Nelson | September 10, 2012 - 12:15 pm

Band Of Horses – “Slow Cruel Hands Of Time”

The first single from Band Of Horses' forthcoming Mirage Rock, "Knock Knock," was a buoyant, zippy rocker -- so for the followup, they're going with…
Michael Nelson | September 7, 2012 - 4:46 pm
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