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The 5 Best Music Videos Of The Week

Guys, Yeezus leaked. You don't need music videos right now. You need to just play that real loud, let blood fill up your vision, luxuriate…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2013 - 2:35 pm
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The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011

The next stop on the Gummys express is Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011; ten females, ten males, one Gosling. Hit the gallery…
Stereogum | December 20, 2011 - 12:24 pm
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Five Indie Types Who Would Do Well On X Factor… And Five Who Wouldn’t

Tonight, as anyone who's been near a TV in the past month already knows, the much-hyped Fox singing-competition show The X Factor makes its debut.
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2011 - 6:27 pm
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Watch Chance The Rapper & Justin Vernon Join Francis And The Lights At Eaux Claires

A little over a month ago, we posted the video for Francis And The Lights' "Friends," a track that features both Justin Vernon and Kanye…
Zac Gelfand | August 14, 2016 - 11:55 am

Watch The National, Justin Vernon, Jenny Lewis, Bruce Hornsby, & More Play Day Of The Dead At Eaux Claires

Earlier this year, cover story artist the National revealed plans for a six-hour Grateful Dead tribute album entitled Day Of The Dead. After television appearances…
Zac Gelfand | August 14, 2016 - 11:54 am
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Bon Iver – “22 (OVER S∞∞N)” & “10 d E A T h b R E a s T ⊠ ⊠” (Extended Versions)

Around the time Bon Iver were debuting their new album at Eaux Claires tonight, the band released details on that album along with extended versions…
Chris DeVille | August 13, 2016 - 12:14 am
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Watch Another Video Of Justin Vernon’s High School Band

Last month, the internet gave us a fascinating gift: A video of Mount Vernon, Bon Iver mastermind Justin Vernon's high school band, winning a 1998…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2016 - 9:47 am
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Bon Iver, The National, & Dozens Of Other Artists Announce Live Collaboration In Berlin

Justin Vernon, Aaron and Bryce Dessner, and a number of others have organized a not-for-profit collaborative art project and performance piece that will take place…
James Rettig | August 4, 2016 - 3:41 pm
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Watch Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon In A High School Battle Of The Bands From 1998

You might not believe that such a thing could possibly exist, but today we get to see it: Footage of Justin Vernon performing with a…
Tom Breihan | July 5, 2016 - 10:18 am
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Justin Vernon Still Thinks Apple Music Sucks

Yesterday, our own Michael Nelson wrote a very convincing piece about all the pernicious shit that Apple has been doing lately, especially with regards to…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 11:39 am
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Watch Justin Vernon & Vince Staples Join James Blake At Glastonbury

Justin Vernon collaborated with James Blake on several tracks off of his recent album The Colour In Anything, one of the very best albums of
Peter Helman | June 25, 2016 - 8:26 pm
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Bon Iver Announce Hollywood Bowl Performance

Bon Iver may be officially off hiatus, but aside from last year and this year's Eaux Claires festivals -- where Justin Vernon promises an all-new
Chris DeVille | June 13, 2016 - 1:35 pm
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Bon Iver To Play Set Of All-New Music At Eaux Claires 2016

2016 just keeps on giving! Justin Vernon has announced via his @blobtower Twitter account that Bon Iver "will be playing a set made of NEW…
James Rettig | June 9, 2016 - 2:59 pm
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Watch Bon Iver Cover “I Can’t Make You Love Me” At In-The-Round Vivid LIVE Show

Bon Iver just kicked off their four-night run of in-the-round "Cercle" shows at the Sydney Opera House's VIVID Live festival. Their set included a cover…
Peter Helman | May 27, 2016 - 7:36 pm
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James Blake’s New Album The Colour In Anything Out Tonight, Hear Three New Tracks

James Blake has been hinting at details about his third album for well over a year now -- first it was called Radio Silence, now…
James Rettig | May 5, 2016 - 2:48 pm
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Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers – “Over The Rise” (Feat. Justin Vernon)

When Bon Iver dove into '70s and '80s soft-rock sounds on Bon Iver, Bon Iver, a standard complaint among detractors was that Justin Vernon suddenly…
Tom Breihan | April 8, 2016 - 12:02 pm
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Watch Justin Vernon Speak At A Bernie Sanders Rally In Eau Claire

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver introduced Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders at a rally in his hometown of Eau Claire, Wisconsin this morning. As NME
Peter Helman | April 2, 2016 - 5:00 pm
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Hear Grateful Dead Covers By The War On Drugs, Courtney Barnett, The National, Phosphorescent + Jenny Lewis, And Bruce Hornsby + DeYarmond Edison

The National revealed the tracklist for their massive Grateful Dead tribute compilation Day Of The Dead last week, and now they've unveiled five songs from…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2016 - 7:21 am
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The National Reveal Massive Grateful Dead Tribute Tracklist Feat. The War On Drugs, Jenny Lewis, Flaming Lips, & Many More

The long-gestating Grateful Dead compilation album curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National will at last be released this May. The comp is…
Michelle Laggan | March 17, 2016 - 9:59 am
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Hear Kanye West’s Unfinished “Fall Out Of Heaven” With Justin Vernon And The-Dream

Apparently, not everyone who came through to work on The Life of Pablo signed the visitor log. The saga that is Kanye West and The
Collin Robinson | February 18, 2016 - 12:01 pm
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Mavis Staples – “Dedicated”

Mavis Staples' latest album, Livin' On A High Note, sees a bunch of songwriters penning tunes for the legendary singer, including Nick Cave, tUne-yArDs' Merrill…
James Rettig | February 15, 2016 - 11:22 am
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Justin Vernon: Bon Iver Is “No Longer Winding Down”

Perhaps a foregone conclusion considering the new music, new tour dates, and uncovered rarities that have popped up over the last year, but Justin Vernon…
James Rettig | February 11, 2016 - 1:47 pm
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Bon Iver – “Haven, Mass”

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner are organizing the second annual Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival in Eau Claire, Wisconsin this…
Peter Helman | February 8, 2016 - 10:38 pm
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