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Early next year, the Swedish singer-songwriter and part-time Junip frontman José González will release Vestiges & Claws, his first solo album in eight years. The lovely, simple, heartfelt single…   Read Story »
Although José Gonzalez has been busy in recent years touring and recording with his band Junip among other projects, he hasn't released a solo album since 2007's In Our Nature. That will change this…   Read Story »
Red Hot's Arthur Russell covers compilation has grown into an impressive and exciting release as star after star chimes in with their tributes to the late musician. We've heard Sufjan Stevens, Hot…   Read Story »
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 be amazing. The forthcoming double-CD…   Read Story »
The Swedish singer-songwriter José González has a bunch of songs on the soundtrack to The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, Ben Stiller's adaptation of the beloved book about an office drone who dreams…   Read Story »
José González is most famous for recording one of the three definitive versions of the Knife's "Heartbeats." In addition to that he's been doing good stuff recently with his band Junip. He's also…   Read Story »
Thus far, Junip, the soft and textured Swedish rock band led by José González, have made two videos for songs from their recent self-titled sophomore album, with director Mikel Cee Karlsson. Both…   Read Story »
José González's Gothenburg post-rock trio Junip are getting ready to release their self-titled sophomore album, which makes for a deeply relaxing listen: González's whispery voice over velvety…   Read Story »
Junip, the trio that José González leads when he's not making music on his own, are gearing up to release their self-titled sophomore album, and they've already given us the icy, disturbing, very…   Read Story »
On his own, the Swedish singer-songwriter José González makes spare, lonely, spectral music. As the frontman of the Gothenburg trio Junip, he does much the same thing, except he does it with a…   Read Story »