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Album Of The Week: Mount Eerie A Crow Looked At Me

"This new album is barely music." That's Phil Elverum speaking about his new Mount Eerie album A Crow Looked At Me in Jayson Greene's stunning
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2017 - 10:21 am

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Watch Mount Eerie’s Acoustic Stereogum Session

Phil Elverum released his latest Mount Eerie album, A Crow Looked At Me, earlier this year, and he's currently on tour playing those songs live.
James Rettig | September 12, 2017 - 4:20 pm

Listen To Mount Eerie On Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast

Marc Maron has been getting more and more musicians to appear on his long-running interview podcast WTF, and on today's episode, Mount Eerie's Phil Elverum…
Peter Helman | June 8, 2017 - 8:07 pm

Mount Eerie Announce New East Coast Tour Dates

Earlier this year, Phil Elverum played a few Mount Eerie shows on the West Coast to support his heartbreaking new album, A Crow Looked At
James Rettig | May 31, 2017 - 12:34 pm

Mount Eerie – “Ravens” Video

Mount Eerie's new album is a gutting collection of songs about death and grieving. It's called A Crow Looked At Me, and it mostly focuses…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 15, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Mount Eerie – “Real Death”

Phil Elverum's wife, illustrator and musician Geneviève Castrée, died in July, a year after being diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer and a year after giving…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2017 - 10:00 am

Phil Elverum: “Please Don’t Come” To Tomorrow’s Mount Eerie Show

Last week, Phil Elverum announced his first Mount Eerie show in a little over two years, explaining that he would perform a set of new…
Peter Helman | January 5, 2017 - 7:20 pm

Mount Eerie To Play New Songs At First Show In 2 Years

Phil Elverum has announced his first Mount Eerie show in a little over two years via his imprint's Tumblr. The free concert will go down…
Collin Robinson | December 30, 2016 - 1:49 pm

Stream “Compressor” From The Microphones’ Early Tapes, 1996-1998

The Microphones, Phil Elverum's awesome and influential analog recording project that later morphed into his current gig Mount Eerie, have (absurdly) announced a collection of…
Chris DeVille | November 20, 2016 - 8:10 pm

R.I.P. Geneviève Elverum

Geneviève Elverum, nee Castrée, the Canadian illustrator and musician who recorded under the names Ô Paon and Woelv, has passed away after being diagnosed with…
Peter Helman | July 10, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Neutral Milk Hotel Auction Rare Bikini Kill, Rites Of Spring, & Fugazi Memorabilia To Benefit Phil Elverum’s Wife

Phil Elverum -- better known to many of us as the Microphones or Mount Eerie -- has recently been raising money for his wife Geneviève,…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 10:06 am

Phil Elverum, Kimya Dawson Among Artists Owed Money By “Crumbling” K Records

Beloved Olympia, Washington indie mainstay K Records is selling the building it occupies to make good on debts to artists. According to The Olympian, the…
Collin Robinson | June 22, 2016 - 11:33 am

Help Phil Elverum Fund His Wife’s Cancer Treatments

Working under the names the Microphones and Mount Eerie, Phil Elverum has spent years making heavy, expressive, deeply personal music that has helped shape the…
Tom Breihan | June 2, 2016 - 9:06 am

Phil Elverum Will Name Your Band For $35

Phil Elverum, the Pac-NW musician behind the Microphones, Mount Eerie, and various related projects, is experiencing a resurgence of influence among DIY types. Recent Bands…
Chris DeVille | December 30, 2015 - 9:38 am

Grunge Parking Lot: Watch Fascinating, Raw MTV Footage Of Nirvana’s ’92 Homecoming (With A Cameo By Teenage Phil Elverum)

On 9/11/92 Nirvana played a homecoming stadium show in Seattle after igniting nationwide grunge-mania with Nevermind. MTV News was there to interview the locals, including…
Chris DeVille | June 13, 2014 - 12:58 pm