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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Adrianne Lenker songs & instrumentals

The prospect of a "quarantine album" from Adrianne Lenker is immensely appealing. Granted, that's true of any new music from Lenker, the Big Thief singer-songwriter…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2020 - 3:00 pm

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Matt Berninger

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | October 1, 2020 - 11:00 am

The Week In Pop

Who Should Win, And Who Will Win, At The 2020 Grammys

PROGRAMMING NOTE: The Week In Pop is moving to Mondays! Today's installment will be the final Thursday column. Look for the first Monday column just
Chris DeVille | January 23, 2020 - 2:50 pm

More Big Thief stories

Stream Adrianne Lenker’s New Album instrumentals

Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker was supposed to be releasing two new albums Friday, but one of them has gone online a day early. It's a…
Chris DeVille | October 22, 2020 - 9:33 am

Buck Meek – “Second Sight”

The members of Big Thief really don't fuck around. Last year, they released their third album as a band, U.F.O.F., a massively acclaimed level-up that…
Ryan Leas | October 6, 2020 - 12:26 pm

Adrianne Lenker – “dragon eyes”

Adrianne Lenker, the primary songwriter behind Big Thief, recently announced not one but two solo albums. She wrote and recorded both, songs and instrumentals, while…
Peter Helman | October 1, 2020 - 9:02 am

Sharon Van Etten, Big Thief, Black Belt Eagle Scout, & More Contribute Unreleased Tracks To Carrizo/Comecrudo Solidarity Compilation

Singer-songwriter Jordan Moser and his label Keeled Scales have put together To The People Of The Land: Carrizo/Comecrudo Solidarity Compilation, a new 31-track compilation to…
Peter Helman | September 30, 2020 - 12:18 pm

Big Thief’s James Krivchenia Announces Ambient Solo Album, Shares Three Songs

James Krivchenia is one fourth of Big Thief. He's one of the best drummers working in indie rock right now, and he's also a crucial…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2020 - 10:03 am

Watch Margaret Glaspy Cover Big Thief’s “Mythological Beauty” And Check Out Her Bookshelf

Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker has been known to cover a song or two; she recently performed "Summer's End" in tribute to the late John Prine.
Chris DeVille | May 15, 2020 - 1:04 pm

Big Thief – “Love In Mine”

In U.F.O.F. and Two Hands, Big Thief released two of 2019's finest albums, and it turns out they had even more great music from that…
Chris DeVille | April 29, 2020 - 8:34 am

Watch Pluralone (Josh Klinghoffer) Cover Big Thief’s “Not”

In 2009, when John Frusciante left Red Hot Chili Peppers for the second time, Josh Klinghoffer took over as the band's lead guitarist. When the…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2020 - 2:00 pm

Big Thief Share Unreleased Demos To Support Tour Crew During Pandemic

Big Thief have shared a collection of unreleased demos that were recorded during the same sessions that produced last year's double whammy of U.F.O.F. and…
James Rettig | April 16, 2020 - 10:31 pm

Watch Big Thief’s Adrianne Lenker Cover John Prine’s “Summer’s End”

Yesterday, we learned the upsetting news that the great singer-songwriter John Prine was in critical condition, being treated for COVID-19. Today, Prine's wife Fiona --…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2020 - 2:17 pm

Watch Big Thief Absolutely Kick Ass On Kimmel

Ever since they embarked on their incredible U.F.O.F./Two Hands two-album run last year, Big Thief have been making the promotional rounds, playing on…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2020 - 9:05 am

Pink Donates $500K To Australian Fire Relief Effort

Numerous artists and celebrities are pledging aid to those affected by the devastating bushfires that have left 23 Australians dead and thousands more homeless. "I…
Peter Helman | January 4, 2020 - 4:34 pm
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