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If something portends future classic status for an album, it may well be contemporary artists covering songs from the record shortly after its release. This was certainly the case with Joanna…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Last night Bono reportedly told Showbiz 411 U2's new album is now coming in June. // Last night Hollywood gathered for the 71st annual Golden Globes, that annual mishmash of movie and…   Read Story »
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.…   Read Story »
Looking back, it's actually difficult to capture just how weird and momentous the freak folk movement of the first half of the 2000s felt. It wasn't cobbled together so much as it was a united front…   Read Story »
After five years of dating, Andy Samberg and Joanna Newsom are now married. The couple's wedding took place yesterday at a luxury retreat in Big Sur, the Post Ranch Inn, according to US Weekly. "He…   Read Story »
Joanna Newsom has been cast in Paul Thomas Anderson's upcoming film Inherent Vice, screen adaptation of reclusive novelist Thomas Pynchon's foray into pulp fiction of the same name. The story is…   Read Story »
This past weekend, Chicago's Union Park played host to Pitchfork Music Festival. The two-and-a-half-day event was packed tight with performances from the indiesphere's current marquee artists and its…   Read Story »
Folks attending Pitchfork Festival this weekend (including Claire and Liz on our end) got a nice surprise from Joanna Newsom's set. As you can see from the fan videos below, Newsom played some new…   Read Story »
Usually, especially during the weeks where I liked a K-pop video or two, I do my best to explain what, exactly, I enjoy about the videos I list here. This week, though, Scott and I are on our way out…   Read Story »
The newly engaged Joanna Newsom hasn't given us a whole ton of new music since the Have One On Me motherlode a couple of years ago, but she recently hit the studio to record a cover of Sandy Denny's…   Read Story »