Tag Archives: Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett expands tour, playing Prospect Park w/ Julien Baker, Vagabon

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Courtney Barnett recently announced a new album and tour, including a Music Hall of Williamsburg show with Palehound that sold out almost immediately. She has now added many more dates…

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Jen Cloher played Rough Trade with Courtney Barnett in her band (pics, videos, setlist)

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Melbourne’s Jen Cloher last toured the US solo, but this time she has a band behind her, that includes longtime collaborator and partner Courtney Barnett on guitar.

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The Fashionably Late Top 66 of 2017: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

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The Fashionably Late Top 66 of 2017: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

It’s been a hell of a year. 2017 was exhausting, stressful, and at times just plain terrifying. But for all the mess that’s happened over the past 12 months, and there’s certainly been so much, there’s also been a lot of good going on in the world. From a musical standpoint, for instance, 2017 was rather exceptional. There were so many glorious new sounds to take in.

I’ve put together my list of favorites from the year that was, a touch fashionably late as always. Once again, I’ve decided to eschew a ranking system and instead give you an alphabetical ...

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Forecastle 2018 lineup (Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton, Modest Mouse & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Louisville fest also includes Jason Isbell, The War On Drugs, Father John Misty, Courtney Barnett, Jimmy Eat World, Kurt Vile, Jenny Lewis, Margo Price and more.

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Courtney Barnett made a tour playlist (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The playlist includes music by Big Thief, Camp Cope, Lizzo, Waxahatchee, Torres, St. Vincent, Bjork, Aldous Harding, Sheer Mag, Vagabon, Angel Olsen, Joni Mitchell, and more.

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Shaky Knees 2018 lineup (Jack White, QOTSA, The National, Distillers, David Byrne & more)

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Jack White, Queens of The Stone Age, and The National headline. It’s the first announced reunion date for The Distillers, and the lineup also includes David Byrne, Fleet Foxes, The War On Drugs, Courtney Barnett, and much more.

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Jen Cloher touring with Courtney Barnett in her band

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Melbourne’s Jen Cloher was last in the US supporting her self-titled 2017 album (Milk! Records) as an opener on the collaborative Courtney Barnett / Kurt Vile tour. Both Courtney and Kurt contributed to Jen’s 2017 album, and they covered her song “Fear Is Like a Forest”…

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Rolling Stone’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

#3 is the U2 album that isn’t even out yet. Can you guess #1 and #2?

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Uncut’s Top 75 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As usual, Uncut‘s list has some similarities to their sister publication MOJO, but they have some other surprises in store too.

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MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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Best of the Year Season continues, having begun last week with Rough Trade Shops’ list

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Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile played a collaborative Beacon Theatre show (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Backed by an all-star backing band, The Sea Lice, Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile played a combination of original material from the new album Lotta Sea Lice, covers of each other’s work, and other covers, including one of opener Jen Cloher’s songs, “Fear Is Like a Forest.”

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 1, 2017

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For our first SiriusXMU Blog Radio show of November, we played a bunch of brand new songs from the likes of US Girls, Fever Ray, Protomartyr, King Krule, Bjork, Julien Baker and more, plus songs ripped from BV headlines (Nick Cave, Sonic Youth, Chance the Rapper, Mazzy Star, and more)…

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Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile @ Chicago’s Rockefeller Chapel (pics, setlist)

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Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile are currently on tour in support of their collaborative album Lotta Sea Lice, and they just wrapped up a three-night stay in Chicago…

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile take Lotta Sea Lice to the seaside for Pitchfork Live

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile take Lotta Sea Lice to the seaside for Pitchfork Live

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile | photo by Danny Cohen | courtesy of the artist

The powerhouse collab that is Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile released their album Lotta Sea Lice earlier this month, and now we can watch a live performance of the duo’s chill and laid-back songs right where they belong — by the seaside. Hometown favorite Vile and Melbourne, Australia’s Barnett teamed up with Pitchfork Live to record a full 50-minute set comprised of their collaborative songs from the new album and some of each artist’s own solo work.

The video was filmed on the picturesque beaches of Malibu, California and provides ...

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Desert Daze 2017 Friday pics (Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Ty Segall, more)

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The 2017 edition of Desert Daze began on took place earlier this month at the Institute of Mentalphysics in Joshua Tree, CA. Things got underway proper Friday, October 13…

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Courtney Barnett, Twerps & more Australian artists contributing to marriage equality mixtape

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Australian government is currently conducting a national survey to see whether its citizens think same sex couples should be allowed to get married. To drive the “Yes” message, Australian artists like Courtney Barnett, Twerps, Beaches, Hockey Dad, Terry and more are contributing to the mixtape.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for October 11, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lots of brand new music on this week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU, including songs from St. Vincent, Belle & Sebastian, Django Django, No Age, Prettiest Eyes, tUnE-yArDs, Sleigh Bells and more.

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Desert Daze fest announces 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Desert Daze takes place this weekend in Joshua Tree, CA with performances by Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile, Sleep (performing Holy Mountain), Unknown Mortal Orchestra, John Cale, Ty Segall, BADBADNOTGOOD, Panda Bear, Hope Sandoval, Eagles Of Death Metal, King Gizzard, Thurston Moore, The Make-Up, Ariel Pink, Liars, and tons more.

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Kurt Vile & Courtney Barnett made a playlist of their favorite duets (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett‘s album of duets, Lotta Sea Lice, is out in two weeks (10/13) and in anticipation of that, the pair made a Spotify playlist of some of their all-time favorite duets. Their list includes Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty‘s “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around,” Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell‘s “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”…

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