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The only real question here is how did it take this long for this to happen: (This is a real band called Miracles Of Modern Science, btw.) See also: TeBowie. See also: (F)Li Foxes. Since…   Read Story »
As previously reported, Voice Of Ages, the new album from the long-running Irish folk-music institution the Chieftains, features collaborations with people like Bon Iver and the Decemberists. And now…   Read Story »
The Flaming Lips spent their 2011 hooking up with various different artists; during the year, they released collaborative EPs with Neon Indian, Lightning Bolt, Prefuse 73, and the Plastic Ono Band.…   Read Story »
The Justin Vernon media takeover continues. On February 4 -- eight days before they're slated to appear at the Grammy Awards -- Bon Iver will serve as musical guests on Saturday Night Live, playing…   Read Story »
Someone has to reissue all those lost Bonnie Raitt records! As Pitchfork reports, Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon has started a new label called Chigliak, named after a character on Northern…   Read Story »
The Hype Machine, the highly valuable MP3-blog aggregator, has given us the latest 2011 best-of list, and it's an uncommonly democratic one. To put this particular thing together, the site canvassed…   Read Story »
Bon Iver's world-conquering second-album run has not ended yet. Thus far, Bon Iver, Bon Iver has yielded two singles, "Calgary" and "Holocene." And later this month, Justin Vernon will drop the third…   Read Story »
Back in the day, when two artists didn't like each other, they'd deal with it in relatively low-profile ways: A snippy backstage comment, or a pointed interview comment. Maybe they'd toss in a…   Read Story »
Almost none of us are at work this week, so almost none of us are getting fired. And with the holidays coming to an end, we don't have to keep the good-cheer veneer up for much longer. So: Time to…   Read Story »
It's been fun, but now it's time to wrap up the Gummy Awards with the big final list: your picks for the year's top 10 albums! And the final result is: You guys more or less agree with us! Every…   Read Story »