Matt Kivel

Matt Kivel – “The Water” Video

Next month, the Los Angeles singer-songwriter Matt Kivel will release his new album Fires On The Plain. Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold sang backup on…
Tom Breihan | September 13, 2016 - 12:42 pm

Matt Kivel – “Permanence” (Feat. Robin Pecknold) Video

The Los Angeles singer-songwriter Matt Kivel released his album Janus earlier this year, and before 2016 is over, he'll follow it up with a new…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2016 - 10:53 am

Premiere

Matt Kivel – “Things To Come” & “Indigo”

Back in February, Los Angeles singer-songwriter Matt Kivel released Janus, his Alasdair Roberts-produced third full-length. There were, however, a few tracks that didn't make the…
Zac Gelfand | July 26, 2016 - 11:56 am

Matt Kivel – “Violets”

The LA-based songwriter Matt Kivel will release his forthcoming LP, Janus, next month, and we've already heard a few of its singles. The narrative parable…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 5, 2016 - 1:14 pm

Matt Kivel – “Jamie’s”

Matt Kivel makes folk music with an edge. On his new single, "Jamie's," Kivel's delicate vocal inflection and acoustic plucking gives way to the sound…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 1, 2015 - 3:44 pm

Matt Kivel – “Janus” (Stereogum Premiere)

Matt Kivel's music is soft. It's soft and delicate and pure and real, the silky instrumentation starting out quietly before blossoming wonderfully. On his new…
Cady Siregar | October 27, 2015 - 10:34 am

Photos: Woodsist Festival Pioneertown 2014

This past weekend brought the Pioneertown edition of the Woodsist Festival, now in its second year. The label delivered several bands to the Southern California…
Miles Bowe | August 18, 2014 - 1:20 pm

Matt Kivel – “Rainbow Trout”

Matt Kivel has been making music for quite some time now, but soon he'll be putting out his first solo album, and "Rainbow Trout" is…
Miles Bowe | September 4, 2013 - 10:56 am