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Watch Billie Joe Armstrong & Norah Jones Perform A Surprise Covers Set In NYC

In 2013, Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones put out a collaborative album called Foreverly, which was inspired by the Everly Brothers’ 1958 record Songs Our Daddy Taught Us. They never toured behind the album, but last night they got together for a surprise concert at the intimate Bowery Electric in Manhattan. More »

By: James Rettig / June 25, 2015 - 10:02 am

Sun Airway – “When Will I Be Loved?” (Everly Brothers Cover)

On Friday, we lost Phil Everly, the younger half of the great early-rock vocal duo the Everly Brothers. And now, as a tribute, the Philly duo Sun Airway have covered “When Will I Be Loved?,” a 1960 Everly Brothers single, transforming the harmonic shuffle of the original into a hazy, washed-out meditation. On their Soundcloud… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 6, 2014 - 1:17 pm

R.I.P. Phil Everly

Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers died Friday of complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease according to the LA Times. He and older brother Don were a hugely influential vocal duo who scored dozens of hits in the late ’50s and early ’60s, setting the record for the most Top 100 singles by a duo. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / January 3, 2014 - 11:52 pm

Q&A: Billie Joe Armstrong & Norah Jones Unveil Duets LP + Hear “Long Time Gone”

What is weirder than thinking about Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong casually chilling out with indie-jazz super chanteuse Norah Jones? How about if the two of them get together and record an album of Everly Brothers covers? In an instance of something so weird it actually makes perfect sense, the two musicians recently convened… More »

By: T. Cole Rachel / October 23, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with “You Are A Tourist,” the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes And Keys. A sunny addition to our spring playlist, it recalls brighter moments of mid-period Cure when it’s not channeling “Float On.” That’s fitting given how Ben Gibbard’s got five… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

Video Of Elvis Costello On Colbert & Fallon, Video Of Elvis Costello’s Dad Singing In ’64

Elvis is busy in NYC right now, no surprise, the man tends toward a brisk pace of performance and productivity and NYC is the perfect foil. To wit: On Tuesday he performed at the Celeste Bartos Forum in the New York Public Library, and on 11/15 he’ll return to Fallon, to do “Stations Of The… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 5, 2010 - 3:08 pm