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Despite its modern sheen, much of Josh Tillman's exultant lounge-ready folk-rock as Father John Misty sounds like it could have been conceived and recorded in 1971. So of course when he covers Cat…   Read Story »
"Hey, hey, hey! Hello and welcome to Seatte-Tacoma International Airport!" says Quincy Jones, prerecorded and played back over the airport's overhead announcement system. Linger inside long enough…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, Johnny Cash's lost 1980s album Out Among The Stars finally saw the light of day. La Blogothèque put together a beautifully shot tribute to the late artist featuring Brandon…   Read Story »
Today, Beck's Mellow Gold turned 20 years old, and to celebrate, he's playing Saturday Night Live -- for the seventh time in his career -- with host Jim Parsons. (Well, to celebrate and maybe also to…   Read Story »
Marc Maron's WTF podcast has included interviews with a number of fine musicians this year including Thom Yorke, Nick Cave, Josh Homme, John Darnielle, and Aimee Mann. As of today, you can add Father…   Read Story »
Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at concerts, where shooting photo and…   Read Story »
Josh Tillman, the former Fleet Foxes drummer who now records awesomely louche folk-rock as Father John Misty, is married to the photographer and filmmaker Emma Tillman. Emma has a new short film…   Read Story »
Call "Car Chase Theme" third wave Josh Tillman. The former drummer of Fleet Foxes, who also writes, records, writes essays, and does killer R. Kelly karaoke as Father John Misty, has been enlisted by…   Read Story »
Botany is Spencer Stephenson, a Texan producer of ornately proggy soundscapes; we posted his track "Agave" three long years ago. He's got a new album called Lava Diviner (Truestory) coming later this…   Read Story »
Weathered veteran indie rock singer-songwriter Damien Jurado has quietly amassed an exceptional (and, at 11 LPs and 18 EPs, exceptionally large) discography over the past two decades, and he's set to…   Read Story »