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Eaux Claires tease more of 2018 lineup (The National, Phoebe Bridgers, Sharon Van Etten?)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new teaser includes music by Phoebe Bridgers, Anais MItchell, Sharon Van Etten, and Pussy Riot, plus possibly an alternative version of The National’s “I’ll Still Destroy You.”

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Bon Iver, Jenny Lewis, & others cover John Prine at Eaux Claires (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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.

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Eaux Claires 2017 pics & videos (Wilco, Paul Simon, Feist, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The third edition of Justin Vernon and Aaron Dessner’s Eaux Claires festival was heavy on collaborations between performers, including Vernon and Dessner themselves. Paul Simon was joined by a classical ensemble, and many artists covered John Prine. Chance the Rapper, Danny Brown, Feist, Perfume Genius, Sylvan Esso, and Francis and the Lights were among others who played the festival.

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Jeff Tweedy played ‘Seth Meyers,’ collabed with Justin Vernon, & more Wilco news

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This weekend, Jeff Tweedy releases his new solo acoustic LP, and Wilco will perform ‘Being There’ in full at their semi-annual Solid Sound Festival at Mass MoCA…

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Mountain Man are back; Amelia Meath also bringing Sylvan Esso to SXSW

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Indie-folk trio Mountain Man are “coming out of hibernation” after a few years of inactivity to play Eaux Claires and contribute a (new?) song to Our First 100 Days. Amelia’s other band, Sylvan Esso, have shows lined up too, including SXSW.

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Eaux Claires Festival 2016: Bon Iver debuted an LP, people covered Grateful Dead, Chance the Rapper showed up, and more (pics, videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and The National’s Aaron Dessner hosted the second-annual Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival located in Justin’s hometown of Eau Claire, WI this past weekend.

The weekend was full of collaborations, surprise guest appearances, and other exciting things…

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GIVERS deliver moodier pop approach on New Kingdom

Source: The Key (WXPN)

From a band whose beginnings came from evacuating the path of a hurricane, I found it a little ironic that GIVERS’ latest album, New Kingdom, carries the drama of an impending storm. Moody and synth-heavy, this second effort from the Louisiana … Continued

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Eaux Claires Day 2: More mud, more sweat, a lot more tears

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Photo by Jeremy Zimmerman | jeremy-zim.comThe Eaux Claires festival in Eau Claire, WI continued (read about Day 1 here) July 18 with a much slower start, a combination of Friday’s intense heat and thundershowers through the night having broken some of the pressure. Leaving no … Continued

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Eaux Claires Day 1: Mud, Sweat and Tears

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Photo by Jeremy Zimmerman | jeremy-zim.comThe journey to Eau Claire (pronounced “Oh Clare”), Wisconsin for the inaugural Eaux Claires (EXC) indiefolk mammoth of a festival started like a freak folk dream that never really stopped. From the time we pulled into the two hour wait … Continued

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