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The Untold Story Of Silver Jews’ The Natural Bridge: How David Berman Lost His Mind, Left Pavement Behind, And Made A Masterpiece

It starts with a line you might yell at an ex across an empty, half-lit parking lot around midnight: "I don't really wanna die/ I…
Ryan H. Walsh | October 3, 2016 - 12:03 pm

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The Arcs – “Young”

The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach introduced his new band the Arcs earlier this year, and back in September, they released their debut album Yours, Dreamily.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 23, 2015 - 12:59 pm

Silver Jews’ David Berman Recites A Poem From Third Man Books’ Frank Stanford Collection

Jack White's Third Man Records has become something of a haven for all kinds of special releases -- vinyl or otherwise -- and today they've…
Caitlin White | September 3, 2015 - 1:38 pm

Stephen Malkmus Rejects Pavement Bandmates’ Pitch For Another Reunion

In a new interview on the podcast Kreative Kontrol (via Pitchfork), the former Pavement and Silver Jews member Bob Nastanovich reveals that Stephen Malkmus recently…
James Rettig | February 18, 2015 - 8:29 pm

Silver Jews Had Band Practice In Nashville Last Night

Silver Jews, David Berman's meditative, poetic, much-beloved indie-rock project that served as a sort of sister band to Pavement, has been defunct since 2009, when…
Chris DeVille | January 8, 2015 - 11:20 am

The Avalanches – “A Cowboy Overflow Of The Heart” (Demo)

Here's a new demo from the Avalanches, a minimally-accompanied spoken word joint featuring Silver Jews' David Berman, who reads. Remember, that mixtape posted back in…
Corban Goble | August 21, 2012 - 11:47 am

Silver Jews Go Underground For Final Show

When David Berman decided to call it quits, the Silver Jew decided to take his father with him. For his final SJ show, he decided…
Brandon Stosuy | February 3, 2009 - 9:18 am