Phil Cook

Hear A Whole Bunch More Songs From Bon Iver’s i,i

UPDATE: Bon Iver's fourth album i, i is coming out tonight, three weeks earlier than expected. After releasing four singles from the album in the…
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2019 - 9:15 am

Stream Phil Cook’s Surprise Album As Far As I Can See

Americana instrumentalist, Justin Vernon collaborator, and Megafaun member Phil Cook has just dropped a surprise new compilation called As Far As I Can See: Instrumental
Connor Duffey | March 26, 2019 - 11:33 am

Justin Vernon & Phil Cook – “Ate Up All Thier Cake”

Bon Iver's Justin Vernon has shared a draft of a song he co-wrote with Phil Cook, who plays alongside Vernon in Shouting Matches and is…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 18, 2018 - 10:14 am

Phil Cook – “Another Mother’s Son”

Megafaun's Phil Cook has a new solo album, People Are My Drug, on the way. We've already heard lead single "Steampowered Blues" and its soulful…
Peter Helman | May 16, 2018 - 12:42 pm


Phil Cook – “Miles Away” (Feat. Amelia Meath)

Known for his presence in the Southern Americana scene -- in Justin Vernon’s pre-Bon Iver band DeYarmond Edison, as a member of North Carolina’s freak-folk…
Gil Green | April 24, 2018 - 9:13 am

Phil Cook – “1922” Video

Megafaun's Phil Cook recently went solo on the likably ramshackle new roots-music album Southland Mission, and now he's made a video for his joyous cover…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2015 - 10:32 am

Phil Cook – “Ain’t It Sweet”

Phil Cook's new solo album is so good it'll make you forget all about Megafaun. Okay, well maybe you shouldn't forget about Megafaun, because they're…
Caitlin White | September 1, 2015 - 11:59 am

Phil Cook – “Anybody Else”

Back in Megafaun's early days, Phil Cook's day job was clerking the record store he co-owned. It seems like he wouldn't have time for that…
Caitlin White | August 19, 2015 - 1:36 pm

Phil Cook – “1922” (Charlie Parr Cover)

The Wisconsin-born and North Carolina-based Phil Cook has played in Megafaun and Justin Vernon's DeYarmond Edison, and he's also worked with the Blind Boys of…
Peter Helman | July 9, 2015 - 10:16 pm

Watch Sylvan Esso’s Amelia Meath & Megafaun’s Phil Cook Cover Willis Alan Ramsey’s “Northeast Texas Women” In Durham

Amelia Meath is a powerhouse of a woman. Most recently she's been lauded as half of the electronic-pop duo Sylvan Esso, but Meath is also…
Caitlin White | June 26, 2015 - 12:28 pm

Phil Cook – “Great Tide” (Stereogum Premiere)

You may recognize the name Phil Cook from his sideman gigs in Megafaun and Hiss Golden Messenger or his collaborations with Justin Vernon in Gayngs
Grace Birnstengel | June 8, 2015 - 11:00 am