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Sturgill Simpson – “In Bloom” (Nirvana Cover) Video

In a realist sense, covering Nirvana at this late date should be gimmicky as hell. But in an idealist sense, completely transforming one of Kurt…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2016 - 11:35 am

Sturgill Simpson – “Brace For Impact (Live A Little)” Video

"Brace For Impact (Live A Little)" is Sturgill Simpson's most recent single, and it will be included on his forthcoming album A Sailor's Guide To
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 10, 2016 - 11:52 am

Sturgill Simpson – “Brace For Impact”

Sturgill Simpson made one of the best albums of 2014 with Metamodern Sounds In Country Music, and he's gearing up to release another new one…
James Rettig | March 3, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Sturgill Simpson – “Sugar Daddy” (Theme To HBO’s Vinyl)

This weekend, HBO will debut Vinyl, the new drama, produced by Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger, about the music industry in the '70s. The show's
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2016 - 9:01 am

HBO’s Vinyl To Feature New Songs From Iggy Pop And Chris Cornell, Theme By Sturgill Simpson

The new Martin Scorsese, Terence Winter and Mick Jagger-produced HBO series Vinyl will premiere on 2/14, and though we've already seen several trailers for the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 15, 2016 - 10:02 am

Watch Sturgill Simpson Cover Led Zeppelin, Break Up A Fight

Apparently the sweet sounds of Roy Orbison's "Crying" make people want to fight. On Saturday night at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, country singer Sturgill…
Grace Birnstengel | November 2, 2015 - 4:38 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson & Jason Isbell Cover Terry Allen In Tuscaloosa

Sturgill Simpson and Jason Isbell are basically the dual high priests of a true bluegrass/folk/country revival. I happen to adore bro-country right alongside their gritty,…
Caitlin White | October 16, 2015 - 4:06 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson Play His “Listening To The Rain” And Cover T. Rex On Austin City Limits (Stereogum Premiere)

The 41st season of the PBS live-music show Austin City Limits kicked off this month, and the latest artist to be featured is country singer-songwriter…
Peter Helman | October 15, 2015 - 10:18 am

Watch Bon Iver Debut Two New Songs At Eaux Claires Festival

There are, obviously, a lot of festivals these days. You have the establishment, your Bonnaroos and Lollapaloozas and Coachellas, the most massive and famous of…
Ryan Leas | July 19, 2015 - 2:22 pm


The 5 Best Moments Of Firefly 2015 Saturday

The threat of rain hung heavy over Firefly's third day. Guys in tank tops whispered it to their girlfriends while waiting in line for tacos.
Patrick Hosken | June 21, 2015 - 12:23 pm


The 7 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Sunday

Governors Ball was oversold, there's no question about it; that, or the festival grounds shrunk significantly this year. Either way, we had a great time…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 8, 2015 - 12:50 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson Bring Out The Big Guns For Conan

Sturgill Simpson brought out the big guns for his performance on Conan last night -- in addition to his usual band members, he also added…
James Rettig | April 14, 2015 - 8:57 am


The 9 Best Moments Of Coachella 2015 Sunday

There were headliners on all three days of Coachella, as there are every year. But this year, there was really only one headliner, and that…
Tom Breihan | April 13, 2015 - 10:37 am

Tibet House US Benefit Concert @ Carnegie Hall, New York 3/5/15

Right before Patti Smith abandoned the low, throaty hum of her alto to burst into the growling second half of "Ghandi," she spit on the…
Caitlin White | March 6, 2015 - 12:51 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson’s Triumphant Return To Letterman

A lot has changed for Sturgill Simpson since the last time he was on Letterman in July. His new album Metamodern Sounds In Country Music
James Rettig | February 13, 2015 - 9:35 am