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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

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

Unhinged Alex Jones Rant Turned Into Bon Iver Song

What if, instead of ranting and raving, right-wing conspiracy theorist nutjob Alex Jones were a sensitive folkie who softly crooned his hateful invective? That's the…
Peter Helman | July 15, 2017 - 1:36 pm

Justin Vernon Collaborating With TU Dance For St. Paul Chamber Orchestra’s Liquid Music Series

Bon Iver has announced that band leader Justin Vernon will collaborate with contemporary dance troupe TU Dance for the sixth season of St. Paul Chamber…
Chris DeVille | June 13, 2017 - 2:40 pm
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