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There’s obviously going to be a lot of nitpicking around She & Him. Every album’s subjected to scrutiny, but when a full-time actor or actress decides to showcase her songwriting chops, folks’ suspicions are usually stronger than his or her songs (right now Bruce Willis is somewhere out there eating his harmonica). If you’ve been… More »

The queen of Starbucks Entertainment is back with her third album, and it’s a safe one. Like Come Away With Me and Feels Like Home (we liked both), the record has a couple that will grab you — but the rest is meant to be set on repeat while you have civilized company over for… More »

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Stream She & Him Classics

Next week, She & Him, the duo of M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel, make their major-label debut with Classics, their collection of old jazz and…
Tom Breihan | November 24, 2014 - 9:16 am

She & Him – “Stars Fell On Alabama” (Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong Cover)

She & Him are taking on the classics on their upcoming fourth album -- we've already heard their version of "Stay Awhile," "Time After Time,"…
James Rettig | November 10, 2014 - 6:14 pm

She & Him – “Oh No, Not My Baby” (Goffin And King Cover)

A month from now, the Zooey Deschanel/M. Ward duo She & Him will release their album Classics, a collection of standards recorded live with an…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2014 - 8:56 am

She & Him – “Time After Time” (Frank Sinatra Cover) & Tonight Show Performance

The Zooey Deschanel/M. Ward duo She & Him signed to Columbia earlier this year, and last week, we learned the details of Classics, their first…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2014 - 8:53 am

M. Ward – “Here Comes The Sun Again (Four-Track Demo)”

As it appears on M. Ward's 2005 album Transistor Radio, "Here Comes The Sun Again" builds from bare acoustic strums into a warmly glowing wash…
Chris DeVille | October 29, 2014 - 10:31 am

She & Him – “Stay Awhile” (Dusty Springfield Cover) + Classics Details

She & Him, the duo of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, signed with Columbia earlier this year, and they posted a teaser for a new…
Tom Breihan | October 24, 2014 - 11:50 am

Watch A Teaser For She & Him’s New Album

A quick video has been released to tease the release of She & Him's new album. The next installment of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward's…
James Rettig | August 8, 2014 - 8:35 am

She & Him Sign With Columbia For Fall LP

She & Him, the all-star twee-folk duo of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, have released four albums on the North Carolina indie Merge, but they…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2014 - 9:45 am

Watch She & Him Play Conan

On last night's episode of Conan, the twee trad-pop megastars She & Him served as musical guests, bringing a supporting cast that looked nothing like…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2013 - 10:33 am

Neko Case – “Man” (Feat. M. Ward)

Last week, Neko Case announced in a trailer video that she'd soon release a new album and that the album would have the following goofy…
Tom Breihan | June 11, 2013 - 9:15 am

Watch She & Him Play Leno

She & Him write some pretty simple songs, but when they rolled through The Tonight Show last night, they had a whole lot of help…
Tom Breihan | June 7, 2013 - 11:19 am

She & Him – “I Could’ve Been Your Girl” Video

For certain segments of the population, including some of us who may be reluctant to admit such things, an adorable Zooey Deschanel dance routine is…
Tom Breihan | May 21, 2013 - 12:15 pm

Stream She & Him Volume 3

She & Him, the media-conquering twee Etsy-pop megastar duo of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, are about a week away from releasing Volume 3, their…
Tom Breihan | April 29, 2013 - 8:59 am

She & Him – “I Could’ve Been Your Girl”

Even though she's deep into her media-takeover all-platforms assault, Zooey Deschanel somehow found the time to get back together with M. Ward and record another…
Tom Breihan | April 10, 2013 - 10:57 am

She & Him – “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” Video

Zooey Deschanel came in at No. 7 on the list of Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2012, probably the most hotly debated of…
Michael Nelson | December 18, 2012 - 2:46 pm

M. Ward – “Me And My Shadow” Video

M. Ward's new video for "Me And My Shadow" features a poisonous relationship between a manager and a teen star, which in turn paves the…
Corban Goble | October 11, 2012 - 3:17 pm

Sasquatch! 2012 In Photos

Washington’s Sasquatch! Festival took place over the weekend, a heavy-hitting four day lineup featuring people like Jack White, St. Vincent. Bon Iver, Beck, Sanitgold, the…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 12:59 pm

Watch M. Ward On Letterman

Just like he did on Conan, M. Ward dropped by The Late Show With David Letterman to perform A Wasteland Companion track "Primitive Girl." Watch…
Corban Goble | May 14, 2012 - 12:16 pm

Watch M. Ward On Conan

Last night on Conan, M. Ward served as musical guest. Ward performed "Primitive Girl," the single from his new album A Wasteland Companion. He and…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2012 - 9:12 am

Watch Feist & M. Ward Cover The Jesus And Mary Chain

The Jesus And Mary Chain never released a single bad song over the entire course of their career, but their last great single was 1994's…
Tom Breihan | March 28, 2012 - 9:39 am
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