Mike Mogis

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The Anniversary

More Adventurous Turns 10

I can remember with clarity the first time I heard Jenny Lewis' voice -- the place, the time of day, what I was wearing. It…
Liz Pelly | August 18, 2014 - 10:58 am

Interview

Q&A: Honus Honus On The History Of Man Man, Living Out Of A Storage Unit, And Writing On Oni Pond

Man Man have been making wonderfully eccentric rock and roll records since way back in 2004. Stylistically, they have dipped their toes into a variety…
T. Cole Rachel | October 4, 2013 - 11:52 am

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Desaparecidos – “Backsell”

Technically speaking, Payola is only Desaparecidos' second album, even if they've released plenty of one-off tracks over the years. This year, Conor Oberst picked up…
Caitlin White | May 14, 2015 - 2:21 pm

Cillie Barnes – “Earthquake Season At The Crystal Convention” (Stereogum Premiere)

"You've got to get through the shadows to appreciate the light," Cillie Barnes wisely opines on the refrain of "Earthquake Season At The Crystal Convention."
Caitlin White | March 25, 2015 - 10:44 am

Interview

Q&A: Honus Honus On The History Of Man Man, Living Out Of A Storage Unit, And Writing On Oni Pond

Man Man have been making wonderfully eccentric rock and roll records since way back in 2004. Stylistically, they have dipped their toes into a variety…
T. Cole Rachel | October 4, 2013 - 11:52 am

Bright Eyes The People’s Key Arrives 2/15

Bright Eyes's Conor Oberst told the Omaha World-Herald back in 2009 that he'd do just one more album under the Bright Eyes name in 2010…
jessica | November 30, 2010 - 1:41 pm

New Monsters Of Folk Video – “Say Please”

The last time a video featured Conor Oberst in a public performance period piece, he was getting clobbered by trash and tomatoes. But that was…
Amrit Singh | November 13, 2009 - 1:34 pm

The ‘Gum Drop CXII: Hear New Jookabox, Win A Guitar Signed By Monsters Of Folk

In a very special Halloween edition of the 'Gum Drop, David "Moose" Adamson, aka Jookabox, told us "Evil Nite" -- "a song about the infection…
Brandon Stosuy | October 28, 2009 - 9:56 am

Monsters Of Folk @ Paramount Theatre, Seattle 10/15/09

Conor Oberst, M. Ward, Jim James, Mike Mogis, and Centro-matic's Will Johnson donned their best late-night suits and played Seattle's Paramount Theatre last night. Photographer…
Amrit Singh | October 16, 2009 - 5:57 pm

Monsters Of Folk “Say Please” On Conan, Release “Right Place” Video

Monsters Of Folk are four dudes better known for other projects, they are the Them Crooked Vultures of the NPR-section of contemporary music, they are…
Amrit Singh | September 23, 2009 - 11:11 am

New Monsters Of Folk – “Dear God (Sincerely M.O.F.)” & “The Sandman, The Brakeman, And Me”

The Paste-y supergroup of Conor, Matt, Yim, and Mike drop another pair of tracks from their forthcoming mindmeld. These aren't as free as was "Say
Amrit Singh | July 29, 2009 - 8:55 am

Monsters Of Folk Announce Fall Tour

The all-star roots troupe of Conor Oberst, Jim James, M. Ward, and Mike Mogis finally let us sample their Monsters Of Folk project with the…
Amrit Singh | July 23, 2009 - 1:29 pm

New Monsters Of Folk – “Say Please”

Finally some sounds to round out the months of vague news reports and website launches for Monsters Of Folk, the project that brings Yim Yames…
Amrit Singh | July 17, 2009 - 1:55 pm

Monsters Of Folk Coming Soon

The previously reported Jim James/M. Ward/Conor Oberst collab project has a release date (9/22). Also a site which doesn't offer much (yet), although the credit…
Amrit Singh | June 16, 2009 - 12:16 pm