It happened at Cork, Ireland’s Sounds from a Safe Harbour festival where Bon Iver had played the night before. You can watch video of the whole show. Bon Iver just announced new Northeast dates for December and Texas and Mexico dates in January.
Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon been busy working with Marijuana Deathsquads on some new music, and now he’s confirmed the recording sessions with the band via some Instagram videos.
The rehearsal footage is for an upcoming film and music event. Marijuana Deathsquadsconsists of Justin Vernon, Ryan Olson & Channy Leaneagh of Poliça, and Benson Ramsey of The Pines. Vernon also just announced a new partnership with the Minnesota dance company TU-Dance – which will perform next April.
Starting in September, Bon Iver will head to Europe for a short tour, and ...
One of the collaborative highlights of the third edition of Eaux Claires was ‘Bon Iver Presents: John Prine and the American Songbook,’ which featured artists like Justin Vernon, Jenny Lewis, Jeff Tweedy, Mountain Man, Spank Rock, and Anais Mitchell covering Prine’s songs.
Boston Calling kicked off Friday (5/26) with sets from Chance The Rapper, Sigur Ros, Bon Iver, Mac DeMarco, Migos, Sylvan Esso, Car Seat Headrest, Francis & The Lights, Deerhoof, Whitney, Lucy Dacus, and more.
Lady Gaga, Gucci Mane (with 50 Cent, Chief Keef, A$AP Rocky and Playboi Carti), Warpaint, Schoolboy Q, Future, Royksopp, Thundercat, Roisin Murphy, Downtown Boys, Car Seat Headrest, Mitski, Swet Shop Boys, Nicolas Jaar, and others played Saturday of weekend 2 at Coachella.
Lady Gaga, Bon Iver, Thundercat, Mitski, Downtown Boys, Swet Shop Boys, AFI/No Doubt supergroup DREAMCAR, Future (with special guests Drake and Migos), DJ Snake (with special guests Lauryn Hill and Migos), Nav (with special guest The Weeknd), Gucci Mane (with special guests Rae Sremmurd), and lots more on day 2 of Coachella weekend 1.
The 7-Inches for Planned Parenthood vinyl series features contributions from Bjork, St. Vincent, Sleater-Kinney, Sharon Van Etten, members of The National, and Bon Iver, among others, with proceeds going to Planned Parenthood.
Coachella 2017 is just around the corner, happening the weekends of April 14-16 and April 21-23. For those of you not making it out to the desert to experience Coachella in person, you can stream several sets online…
The fest includes ‘Artists-In-Residence’ which will have “an assembled cast of notable musicians [creating] an integral creative core, ready to jump in and contribute their talents to announced and unannounced performances across the entire weekend.”
Bon Iver is doing a set billed as ‘Bon Iver Presents John Prine And The American Songbook,’ the legendary Paul Simon is doing a collab set with yMusic, and the bill also includes Chance the Rapper, Danny Brown, Sylvan Esso, Mountain Man, Collections of Colonies of Bees, and more.
1958 – Elvis Presley gets his orders to report to duty from the US Army. He is allowed a 60-day deferment so he could finish the film King Creole.
1964 – The Beatles’ first American album is released: Meet the Beatles!
1982 – During an Ozzy Osbourne concert in Des Moines, Iowa, someone in the audience throws a live bat onto the stage. Stunned by the light, the bat lay motionless, and thinking it was a rubber fake, the singer picks it up and attempts to bite off its head as part of his regular act. After the ...
It’s hard to believe Elliott Smith left this world in 2003, but his music still graces us all. Smith’s old record label (Kill Rock Stars) is marking the 20th anniversary of his album Either/Or by reissuing it with previously unheard bonus material. Either/Or: Expanded Edition will features a bunch of rarities and live tracks.