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Watch Glen Hansard And Amy Schumer Serenade Newlyweds In An Irish Pub

Comedian Amy Schumer and filmmaker Judd Apatow were in Dublin today to promote their new movie Trainwreck. As The Daily Edge reports, they also found…
Peter Helman | August 14, 2015 - 7:13 pm

Watch Sharon Jones, Alexis Krauss, Santigold, Amanda Palmer, & More Cover Talking Heads Songs For David Byrne Tribute Concert

No matter his level of recognition, David Byrne is forever a guy about town. I've brushed past him in the East Village, seen him ride…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 24, 2015 - 2:05 pm

Watch Glen Hansard Cover Songs: Ohia’s “Hold On Magnolia” (Stereogum Premiere)

"Hold On Magnolia" is the soul-decimating conclusion to Songs: Ohia's Magnolia Electric Company, the late Jason Molina's masterpiece of graceful desperation. It's one of those…
Chris DeVille | March 2, 2015 - 12:16 pm

Red Hot + Arthur Russell Tracklist Features Sufjan Stevens, Robyn, Blood Orange, Hot Chip, & More

For decades now, the Red Hot Organization has been raising money for AIDS awareness by putting together finely curated compilations, and their next one could…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2014 - 11:08 am

Hear Eddie Vedder Debut “I Won’t Hold On” In Sao Paulo

On Tuesday night, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder played a solo show at Citibank Hall in São Paulo, Brazil, and from the looks of the…
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2014 - 10:06 am

Watch Bono & Glen Hansard Sing Christmas Songs On The Streets Of Dublin

Bono and Glen Hansard surprised shoppers on Grafton St in Dublin tonight, singing Christmas songs to raise money for homelessness. This is the fifth year…
Scott Lapatine | December 24, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Watch Iron & Wine, Calexico, Kathleen Edwards & Glen Hansard Cover “Fairytale Of New York” On Fallon

"Fairytale Of New York," the 1987 duet from the Pogues and Kirsty MacColl, is the best Christmas song ever recorded, and I will not hear…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2013 - 10:27 am

Watch Bono Join Glen Hansard At NYC’s The Living Room

Most NYC show-goers have dipped into the Living Room at some point or another: maybe to see a favorite touring singer-songwriter, or a big rock…
Amrit Singh | May 9, 2012 - 2:56 pm

Eddie Vedder, Glen Hansard @ Terrace Theater, Long Beach 7/6/11

Eddie Vedder dropped by the Terrace Theater in support of his solo album Ukulele Songs. Vedder had a few surprises for the crowd as he…
Andrew Youssef | July 7, 2011 - 10:49 am

Jason Segel Offers Digits, Penis To Swell Season Fans

Oscar-winning ex-lovers Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová invited the actor to perform a very “personal song” with them in LA. Some might say TOO personal!
Scott Lapatine | November 20, 2009 - 11:00 am

R.E.M. Joins Patti Smith’s R.E.M. Tribute

If you love R.E.M. and weren't at Carnegie Hall last night, you should probably do a better job at loving R.E.M. The evening was billed…
Amrit Singh | March 12, 2009 - 2:42 pm

Once Coming To Broadway

Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová’s surprise indie-rock Oscar win likely had a lot to do with a trio of Tony-winning producers acquiring Once’s live theater…
brandon | October 17, 2008 - 12:46 pm

Once’s Indie Rockers Win 2008 Best Song Oscar

As far as predicting Best Song awards go, there's little conventional wisdom to rely on aside from Randy Newman probably being nominated, and a song…
Amrit Singh | February 25, 2008 - 10:25 am