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Yesterday, I wrote a post about Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland. Bizkit are about to headline the ShipRocked cruise, along with a whole mess of other nü-metal bands, and Borland seemed to be dreading the prospect. In an Instagram post, he said as much: “Whenever we aren’t on stage, I’ll be curled up fetal position… More »

We’re almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it’s time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we’ve ranked our most anticipated albums. Today the feature returns, bigger than ever, with a whopping 100 records we’re looking forward to hearing, enjoying, debating,… More »

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 album in your top 10 appeared in our top 50, most of them near the… More »

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Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold Scores Off-Broadway Play Wyoming

Helplessness Blues, the last Fleet Foxes album, will turn four in a few months. Meanwhile, when last we heard from frontman Robin Pecknold, he was…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2015 - 11:21 am

Watch Arcade Fire’s Horror Film Festi, Feat. James Murphy, The National, Peter Gabriel, Fleet Foxes

Back in 2011 Arcade Fire and a bunch of their friends made a 21-minute horror movie called Festi. Today they've posted that movie, which involves…
Chris DeVille | October 31, 2014 - 3:11 pm

Watch The World’s Most Popular A Cappella Group Cover Fleet Foxes In The Woods

Pentatonix is an insanely popular a capella group from Texas who catapulted to fame after appearing on NBC's talent show The Sing-Off. They usually stick…
James Rettig | October 28, 2014 - 9:11 pm

Here’s The Fleet Foxes Joke In Orange Is The New Black Season 2

There's a reference to Fleet Foxes in the newest season of Orange Is The New Black, which was released into the world this weekend. Sub…
James Rettig | June 8, 2014 - 11:12 am

Fleet Foxes Update: Robin Pecknold’s Going To College, Working On New Music

For anyone else who may have been wondering lately, "What the heck happened to Fleet Foxes?" we've got an answer for you. In an udpdate…
Miles Bowe | April 23, 2014 - 5:35 pm

Watch Dan Rossen, Robin Pecknold, Hamilton Leithauser, And Victoria Legrand Cover Gene Clark In Brooklyn

The four-date indie rock all-star tour in tribute to Gene Clark's 1974 album No Other made its final stop last night in at Brooklyn's Music…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2014 - 5:21 pm

Members Of Fleet Foxes, Grizzly Bear, Walkmen, Beach House To Cover Gene Clark On Tour

No Other, the 1974 solo album from the former Byrds member, is one of those cult-favorite albums that you're probably never heard of unless you're…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2013 - 1:46 pm

Watch Robin Pecknold & Dan Rossen Cover Pearl Jam On Fallon

One night after Chris Cornell and two Avett Brothers covered Pearl Jam's "Footsteps" on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, the show's Pearl Jam week continued…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2013 - 8:55 am

Robin Pecknold – “White Lace, Regretfully”

Earlier this month, Fleet Foxes' manager Aja Pecknold's Unified Field Collective team published an extremely limited run of a literary journal called The Unified Field,…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2012 - 12:57 pm

Watch Daniel Rossen & Robin Pecknold Join Van Dyke Parks In London

Over the weekend, London's Barbican hosted a career retrospective for the influential composer Van Dyke Parks, a figure who is best known for his work…
Corban Goble | June 25, 2012 - 2:13 pm

Watch Father John Misty Play Letterman

Last night, the Late Show With David Letterman played host to Father John Misty, a man otherwise known as former Fleet Foxes drummer J. Tillman.
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2012 - 9:20 am

Stream Father John Misty Fear Fun

At the beginning of the year, J. Tillman, the Fleet Foxes drummer and solo singer-songwriter, left Fleet Foxes to strike out on his own. And…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2012 - 8:51 am

Father John Misty – “Nancy From Now On” Video (NSFW)

The former Fleet Foxes member and longtime solo artist J. Tillman will soon release Fear Fun, his first album under his Father John Misty alias.
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2012 - 10:24 am

Robin Pecknold – “Olivia, In A Separate Bed”

Last night, Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold posted a demo of a new solo-acoustic song called "Olivia, In A Separate Bed" to Soundcloud. It's a…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2012 - 8:53 am

Watch Joanna Newsom On Portlandia

On this Friday's episode of Portlandia, Joanna Newsom shows up in a sketch. And you don't actually have to wait until then to watch it;…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2012 - 5:04 pm

Please Help Us Answer This Jeopardy! Question

No clue. (To avoid confusion, “ROCKIN'” is basically code for “ROCKING.”) (via @SubPop)…
Amrit Singh | February 3, 2012 - 1:27 pm

Father John Misty (J. Tillman) – “Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings” Video (Feat. Aubrey Plaza)

Earlier this month, Fleet Foxes drummer and singer J. Tillman -- also a solo singer-songwriter with three albums to his name -- announced that he…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2012 - 2:02 pm

Watch Fleet Foxes & Joanna Newsom Full ACL Episode

Last week, we posted a pair of previews of the Fleet Foxes/Joanna Newsom episode of the PBS music-performance show Austin City Limits. The episode aired…
Tom Breihan | January 23, 2012 - 10:55 am
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