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We talk a lot about "anticipation" when it comes to new releases, but it feels like folks have been awaiting the National's High Violet with a special excitement, one that's picked up with each…   Read Story »
The Reykjavík Grapevine caught Nico Muhly and Jónsi after the Icelandic Music Awards for a last-minute interview, and the resulting conversation between the two musicians is giddy and drunk (likely…   Read Story »
Although Sam Amidon's frequently contributed banjo and guitar to the whispered elegance of Thomas Bartlett's Doveman project, he's a fiddler first, and a man with a distinctive voice his own. The…   Read Story »
Jónsi's released four videos of him and Nico Muhly doing undressed versions of songs from the Sigur Rós singer's upcoming album. From his "Time To Pretend" cover, you know Jónsi's voice sounds…   Read Story »
Sigur Rós's Jónsi Birgisson has a solo album on the way titled Go, which the band's site mentions "will be largely acoustic and feature string arrangements from contemporary classical composer Nico…   Read Story »
Hey, it's a blog post relating to Dark Was The Night. Sunday night's live event around the indie-scene-portrait compilation was a certain success, and the National's final victory lap came last night…   Read Story »
Well, that was wonderful. On Saturday night at the Brooklyn Academy Of Music, Final Fantasy and Grizzly Bear experimented with full sets of material accompanied by the Brooklyn Philharmonic. The…   Read Story »
NAME: Grizzly Bear PROGRESS REPORT: Mixing   Read Story »
The Björk fans will perform on Saturday, February 28 at BAM's Howard Gilman Opera House, with Grizzly's set arranged by Nico Muhly. It's part of the Philharmonic's BP Presents series and tickets go…   Read Story »
We've been enjoying Brooklyn songwriter and Doveman homie Sam Amidon's forthcoming All Is Well, so we were happy to see the Jeremy Blatter-concocted, found footage-filled video for the lovely "Saro,"…   Read Story »