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My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James has held down more than his share of side projects, including a solo EP as Yim Yames. But now he's giving a real shot to a solo career, releasing a full-scale…   Read Story »
There's quite a collection of Americana big dogs at work on this track: Former Uncle Tupelo co-leader and current Son Volt frontman Ja Farrar, My Morning Jacket main man Yim Yames (or, as most of us…   Read Story »
As part of the encore to their Pittsburgh show at Stage AE last night, MMJ brought opener Neko Case onstage to duet with Jim James on "Islands In The Stream." The treacly Bee Gees-penned tune was…   Read Story »
NAME: My Morning Jacket PROGRESS REPORT: Kentucky’s greatest space-rock barn band converges in NYC to talk about their forthcoming full-length Circuital. As a music writer, it’s very rare…   Read Story »
All-American chums Yim and Matt have taken a fixation upon France's caramel and custard confection to the internet. They even bought a domain name: cremebrulog.com. They're still trying to figure out…   Read Story »
Like Gorillaz did a few days before, My Morning Jacket treated the Ed Sullivan Theater audience to a nearly hour-long set of music on Tuesday for The Late Show's Live On Letterman webcast. As you can…   Read Story »
One respectable way to spend last night's meteor shower w as with My Morning Jacket, dressed in period attire, performing the hailed new song "Circuital," nailing most every stop on the discography…   Read Story »
On Friday, the Roots posted up a full album stream of their 11th LP, How I Got Over. The LP credits ought to have a special mention of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon's music booker: many of its…   Read Story »
"Dear God 2.0" obviously remakes Monsters Of Folk's “Dear God (Sincerely M.O.F.)" and is maybe referencing "The Seed (2.0)," Internet 2.0, and (by default) XTC, but once Black Thought gets going,…   Read Story »
The Roots' forthcoming How I Got Over will feature John Legend and Jim James, as well as a sample of The Milk-Eyed Mender's "Book OF Right-On." Newsom didn't re-record it -- she appears in sampled…   Read Story »