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It's been nearly three years since Phil Elverum released the lonely, majestic Ocean Roar, his last album as Mount Eerie. Next week, he'll follow it up with Sauna, his latest piece of desolate,…   Read Story »
In a couple of weeks, the cult-beloved lo-fi auteur Phil Elverum, who used to record as the Microphones and who now records as Mount Eerie, will release Sauna, an ominous foghorn of an album. His…   Read Story »
On the intro to last week's 5 Best Videos post, I complained that music videos had not yet shaken themselves to life this year -- that, even factoring in the holiday break, we hadn't seen a single…   Read Story »
Leave it to Phil Elverum to describe his new Mount Eerie video better than I ever could: "The song and the video are seemingly surreal and ambiguous, but actually it is an attempt at a straight-up…   Read Story »
Today, Phil Elverum announced that he will release Mount Eerie's new double-LP, Sauna, in February 2015. We've already heard two tracks off of the 12-song LP -- "Emptiness" and "Dragon" -- but now…   Read Story »
Phil Elverum hasn't released an official song from Mount Eerie's upcoming double album Sauna, but that hasn't stopped him from playing new material live. Recently we heard "Dragon" during a…   Read Story »
In 2012, Mount Eerie gave us two excellent albums -- Clear Moon and Ocean's Roar -- and for his next trick, Phil Elverum will release a double album called Sauna. Now you can watch him perform a…   Read Story »
Nicholas Wilbur, Allyson Foster, and Paul Benson are three musicians who grew up together in Arkansas before making their way to Anacortes, Washington six years ago. They've all been touring members…   Read Story »
Mount Eerie, aka the prolific Phil Elevrum, has announced the release of a new double album called Sauna. It was recorded over the last 15 months in his studio in Anacortes, Washington and, according…   Read Story »
On 9/11/92 Nirvana played a homecoming stadium show in Seattle after igniting nationwide grunge-mania with Nevermind. MTV News was there to interview the locals, including Kurt Cobain and Krist…   Read Story »