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The Anniversary

For Emma, Forever Ago Turns 10

There may be no more mythic origin story in all of indie rock than the tale of Justin Vernon decamping to his father's hunting cabin…
Chris DeVille | July 7, 2017 - 2:23 pm

2016 In Review

In A Tumultuous 2016, Sampled Music Showed History Repeating

The first time I heard "Be Yourself," I couldn't help but laugh because of the haunting sentiment that an older maternal figure was commanding me…
Margaret Farrell | December 19, 2016 - 10:35 am

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

More Bon Iver stories

Watch Bon Iver Debut Unreleased Song “Hayward, MI” At For Emma, Forever Ago Anniversary Show

Although Bon Iver's mythic debut album For Emma, Forever Ago technically turned 10 last July, Jagjaguwar didn't officially release it to a wider audience until…
Peter Helman | 11:21 am

Bon Iver’s Manager Is Running For Congress

Kyle Frenette, Bon Iver's longtime manager, is planning on taking a break from the music industry to run for Congress, The Wausau Daily Herald reports.
Peter Helman | February 17, 2018 - 4:37 pm

Justin Vernon On Bruno Mars’ Grammy Win: “You Absolutely Have To Be Shitting Me”

In 2012, four years after their debut album had come out, Bon Iver won the Grammy for Best New Artist. But Bon Iver frontman Justin…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2018 - 10:38 am

Hear Bon Iver Play A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion is in the process of changing its name following an allegation of inappropriate behavior against the show's founder and former host,…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2017 - 1:07 pm

Watch Bon Iver Play New Song In Richmond

Bon Iver are currently on tour, and last night at their show in Richmond, Justin Vernon closed out the set with a brand-new song that…
James Rettig | December 4, 2017 - 1:11 pm

Eaux Claires Teases Moses Sumney, Low, Pussy Riot, & More For 2018

Bon Iver's annual festival Eaux Claires -- the Gathering of the Whatever Bon Iver Fans Are Called -- is entering its fourth year in 2018.
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2017 - 9:01 am

Bon Iver Announce For Emma, Forever Ago 10-Year Anniversary Concert & Reissue

Way back in July of 2007, a young Justin Vernon self-released For Emma, Forever Ago, an album that he'd recorded in a Wisconsin cabin after…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2017 - 11:43 am

Watch Bon Iver Perform “8 (Circle)” For An Audience Of One

La Blogothèque, the French website behind the Take Away Shows video series, has hit on another fun idea for a video series. During last year's…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2017 - 10:42 am

Watch Bon Iver Perform With Aaron & Bryce Dessner At Cork Opera House

Bon Iver performed at the Cork Opera House in Ireland last night for the Sounds From A Safe Harbour festival. He was joined by his…
James Rettig | September 16, 2017 - 9:44 am

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Blasts Hillary Clinton Over Bernie Sanders Comments

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon took to Twitter today to criticize Hillary Clinton's recent comments about Bernie Sanders. Leaked excerpts of Clinton's new book suggest that…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 5, 2017 - 3:26 pm

Bon Iver Announce US Fall Tour Dates

Bon Iver will embark on a small tour this fall in support of last year's 22, A Million. The string of southern dates start off…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 21, 2017 - 3:46 pm

Watch Marijuana Deathsquads Score 1920s Dada Films With Justin Vernon

On Thursday night at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Marijuana Deathsquads played new scores that they wrote to soundtrack 1920s experimental short films by…
James Rettig | August 20, 2017 - 10:07 am

Bon Iver Cancel Mexican Festival Days Have No Numbers 10 Days After Announcing

Bon Iver's Days Have No Numbers has gone the way of LCD Soundsystem's Beach Vibes Festival. The recently announced all-inclusive "concert vacation" at the Hard…
Peter Helman | August 13, 2017 - 10:49 am

Bon Iver Headlining “All-Inclusive Concert Vacation” In Mexico

Days Have No Numbers is a new all-inclusive "concert vacation" that will take place in January 2018 (1/21 - 1/25) at the Hard Rock Hotel…
James Rettig | August 2, 2017 - 1:27 pm

Watch Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Sing Prince’s “Erotic City” With The Revolution

Prince's iconic backing band the Revolution recently reunited to play a number of tribute shows, and last night, they performed at Minneapolis' Rock The Garden…
Peter Helman | July 23, 2017 - 10:56 am
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