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David Berman Dead At 52

David Berman, the poet, cartoonist, and singer-songwriter behind Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, has died. Berman's record label, Drag City, confirmed the news in a…
Chris DeVille | August 7, 2019 - 7:26 pm

The Avalanches’ Remix Of New Purple Mountains Single Held Up By Licensing Issue

David Berman has given a few rare interviews in anticipation of his first album in ten years with his new Purple Mountains project. He sat…
Julia Gray | July 10, 2019 - 9:26 pm

Purple Mountains’ First Interview: David Berman Discusses His Infamous Father, The End Of Silver Jews, And Scrapped Projects With HBO And Jeff Tweedy

It's been ten years since David Berman ended his legendary indie rock project Silver Jews. He shared the first song from his new band Purple…
Julia Gray | June 3, 2019 - 8:29 pm

Watch Michael Sheen Sing Silver Jews On The Good Fight

Everything's comin' up David Berman! Just last week, Berman announced that he's making new music under the name Purple Mountains and debuted the lead single…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 18, 2019 - 9:10 am

Purple Mountains – “All My Happiness Is Gone” Video

Last week, David Berman released his first song as Purple Mountains via a surprise 12" single. The track included, "All My Happiness Is Gone," has…
James Rettig | May 17, 2019 - 10:27 am

Silver Jews’ David Berman Releases Surprise Single As Purple Mountains

Poet and singer-songwriter David Berman ended his legendary indie rock project Silver Jews in early 2009, not long after the release of 2008 swan song…
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2019 - 9:44 am

Silver Jews’ David Berman To Launch New Band In 2019, Says Bob Nastanovich

Pavement’s Bob Nastanovich announced today on his podcast Three Songs that his former Silver Jews bandmate David Berman will release new music in 2019. The…
Tosten Burks / Spin | December 12, 2018 - 4:30 pm

Drag City Records Now On Spotify

Chicago-based independent record label Drag City is sharing the majority of their discography with Spotify listeners after years of avoiding major streaming services. They moved…
Julia Gray | April 1, 2018 - 12:51 pm

Classic Drag City Albums Now On Apple Music

Drag City have long been holdouts in the streaming wars. The Chicago indie took their time bringing releases to digital retailers like iTunes and Bandcamp,…
Rob Arcand/Spin | June 30, 2017 - 4:11 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

Bob Nastanovich Answers Questions About Thoroughbred Racing

At this point Bob Nastanovich is at least as well known as a race horsing enthusiast as a member of Pavement and Silver Jews. Nastanovich…
Chris DeVille | May 26, 2015 - 5:50 pm

Hear Kevin Morby Cover Bob Dylan, The Germs, & Silver Jews For Aquarium Drunkard

Kevin Morby has been a member of two of my favorite bands, Babies and Woods, but his solo work is just as compelling as any…
Caitlin White | February 19, 2015 - 3:34 pm