Tag Archives: Jenny Lewis

review: St. Vincent’s ‘MASSEDUCTION’ is a thrilling, personal reinvention (stream it)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The songs on MASSEDUCTION have room to breathe in a way St. Vincent songs never really have before, and this is some of her most human-sounding music ever.

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St. Vincent shares “Pills” from new album

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Pills” is perhaps the craziest song on St. Vincent’s upcoming album, and it features Kamasi Washington, Jenny Lewis, TDE’s Sounwave, Jack Antonoff, and more.

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Trans-Pecos fest: 2017 lineup & tix (Wilco, Jenny Lewis & more)

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Wilco, Jenny Lewis, Lee Ann Womack, Robert Ellis, and Hurray for the Riff Raff are among the artists announced in the initial lineup of the 2017 Trans Pecos Festival of Music & Love which happens September 28 – October 1 at El Cosmico in Marfa, TX…

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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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Nelsonville Fest 2017 lineup (Ween, TMBG, Emmylou Harris, Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, more)

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The Ohio music festival also includes Rodriguez, Cloud Nothings, Parquet Courts, Big Thief, Jay Som, Margaret Glaspy, Aldous Harding, and more.

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Surf Lodge 2017 free concerts (Kurt Vile, Jenny Lewis, Whitney, Strand of Oaks, more)

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Despite some road blocks last year, Montauk restaurant/hotel/vacation spot The Surf Lodge will once again be hosting free concerts this summer…

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Coachella 2017, Weekend 2 in Photos (Saturday)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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.

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Watch Bon Iver cover Don Henley with Jenny Lewis & Bruce Hornsby at Coachella (pics, video)

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Bon Iver also brought out Amelia Meath of Sylvan Esso, Francis and the Lights, and NAO for his Coachella Weekend 2 set.

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Father John Misty played ‘Colbert,’ expands tour, adds 2nd NYC show

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Father John Misty’s tour includes shows with Jenny Lewis, Weyes Blood, the Vampire Weekend-related Dams of the West, The Moldy Peaches’ Adam Green, Hamilton Leithauser, Phosphorescent, and more. His new album ‘Pure Comedy’ is out this week via Sub Pop.

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Check out Ryan Adams in the studio working on Jenny Lewis’ new record

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Ryan Adams has been in the studio a lot lately, not to churn out more personal tunes, but to further his musical repertoire with some fellow performers. On top of announcing a double LP with Liz Phair, Adams is using his Instagram to document his contribution to Jenny Lewis’ new record. Having previously worked together on Lewis’ 2014 record The Voyager, Adams has continued to be a fan of the Rilo Kiley frontwoman, saying “She has amassed an incredible arsenal of ...

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Eaux Claires Fest 2017: more lineup details & tickets on sale

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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.”

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Jenny Lewis pays tribute to Bowie with recording of “Sorrow”

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Jenny Lewis pays tribute to Bowie with recording of “Sorrow”

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Jenny Lewis is one of almost a dozen artists featuring on a new album from former Late Night with David Letterman bandleader Paul Shaffer, contributing a cover of the McCoys 1965 song “Sorrow” in tribute to David Bowie. Bowie recorded the track for his own 1973 covers LP Pin Ups.

Bowie’s glam ballad version of “Sorrow” catapults into the next decade on Lewis’ recording, with Shaffer’s front-and-center piano surrounded by a plush cloud of synths and horns courtesy of the World’s Most Dangerous Band. Meanwhile Lewis croons away, channeling Bowie’s pseudo-heartbroken swagger with ...

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BrooklynVegan’s Favorite Photos of 2016

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A collection of our best photos from 2016.

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Kacey Musgraves, Loretta Lynn, She & Him, Neil Diamond releasing Xmas LPs

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The Kacey album features Willie Nelson and Leon Bridges. The She & Him album features Jenny Lewis and Steve Shelley.

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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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Jenny Lewis’ band NAF played Rough Trade (pics), playing 2 NYC shows tonight

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Jenny Lewis/Erika Forster/Tennessee Thomas supergroup NAF (aka Nice As Fuck) played a sold-out Rough Trade show last night (7/31) ahead of their two bigger Bowery Ballroom shows tonight (8/1). Instead of using the stage, the band set up on the floor as they’ve been known to do, making Rough Trade feel even more intimate. As soon as the band came out running to the Jem theme song, the energy in the room completely rose…

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Jessica Pratt opening for Jenny Lewis & the Watson Twins, playing Trans-Pecos

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As previously mentioned, Jenny Lewis & the Watson Twins are continuing to tour in support of the tenth anniversary of Rabbit Fur Coat. Since we last spoke, folk singer Jessica Pratt — who made one of 2015’s best albums — was added to a few of the Northeast dates…

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Day of the Dead: Various Artists

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Day of the Dead: Various Artists

Day of the Dead: Various Artists

The musical influence of a band like The Grateful Dead is immense, but the new, colossal, 59-song Day of the Dead compilation gives a sense of it’s real reach. It was produced by Bryce and Aaron Dessner of The National, who have two songs included on the album themselves. It features Grateful Dead covers from a diverse group including bandmates Bob Weir, who joined Wilco, The National and Bruce Hornsby to newer indie bands like Real Estate and The Tallest Man on Earth.

There is a wonderful range of song interpretations, from the ...

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