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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 »
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 »