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Everyone enjoy this moment, since we may never again get to see Joanna Newsom's name on the Us Weekly website. According to that venerable institution, Newsom and her boyfriend of five years, SNL vet…   Read Story »
Thao Nguyen will release We The Common, her newest album of fractured indie-pop under her Thao & The Get Down Stay Down name, in a couple of months. She's already shared early tracks "Holy Roller"…   Read Story »
As made apparent by some other recent live appearances, Joanna Newsom seems to be cooking up some new material. Giving further cadence to this idea is this live footage from this weekend's Treasure…   Read Story »
After playing the Wiltern earlier this year, Wilco triumphantly closed out their tour of the country with a magical evening at the Hollywood Bowl. Some of the highlights included the crowd singing…   Read Story »
SNL writer Mike O'Brien has a web series called 7 Minutes In Heaven, a show that features Mike and a celebrity guest in a closet. Each episode culminates with O'Brien trying to kiss the guest -- it's…   Read Story »
On Monday night, Joanna Newsom performed with Philip Glass during a benefit for Big Sur's Henry Miller Memorial Library at San Francisco's Warfield Theater, and during the performance she played a…   Read Story »
Over the weekend, Drag City posted a previously unreleased Joanna Newsom track called "Instrumental 1999" which -- get this -- is an instrumental track put together in 1999. During that period, Drag…   Read Story »
Over the weekend, the Jeff Mangum-curated ATP festival went down in Butlins, Minehead, UK, and as a result there's some footage out there from the likes of Joanna Newsom, Low, and the Fall. Check…   Read Story »
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; it's below. In said sketch, Newsom plays part of a group of…   Read Story »
Infamously cantankerous studio rat/national treasure Steve Albini doesn't like to be called a record producer. He prefers the term "recording engineer." That's a dry, clinical term for what Albini…   Read Story »