Tag Archives: M. Ward

watch 3/4ths of R.E.M. reunite w/ mems of Sleater-Kinney, Decemberists & more for Scott McCaughey benefit

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Lots of R.E.M. songs were played, Colin Meloy, James Mercer and Scott himself (who’s on the road to recovery after a stroke in November).

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2-day ‘Twin Peaks’ SXSW event to feature Kyle MacLachlan, Neko Case, Real Estate & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

They’re recreating the Double R Diner, complete with damn fine coffee, pie and doughnuts.

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Willie Nelson announces new album, doing his annual SXSW show (lineup)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Willie’s SXSW show includes Conor Oberst and Friends (featuring M Ward and The Felice Brothers), Margo Price, Big Thief, Valerie June, Langhorne Slim, Andrew Combs, and more.

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Conor Oberst releasing new LP & touring backed by Felice Bros, playing Prospect Park

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The new album includes full-band versions (backed by The Felice Brothers) of the songs on last year’s ‘Ruminations’ and it also features Jim James, M Ward, Gillian Welch, Blake Mills, Jonathan Wilson, and more.

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Ezra Furman tells us his “Ten cultural experiences I enjoyed in 2016″

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Asked to reflect on 2016, Ezra offered up a Top 10 list that features music, television, prayer, and… oral sex.

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Carl Broemel shares new video, touring; Jim James reunited with Monsters of Folk members in San Francisco (video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

My Morning Jacket’s Carl Broemel has just shared a outdoorsy new video for his song “Crawlspace,” taken from his new solo album 4th of July which came out over the summer. It’s a quiet, lovely video…

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End of the Road 2016 pics Pt 2: Joanna Newsom, Bat for Lashes, King Gizzard, GOAT, Teenage Fanclub & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

We posted pics from the first two days of festival End of the Road and now here’s a set from the final two days (September 2 & 3) of this, one of the more bucolic fests around, which held at Larmer Tree Gardens in the south of England…

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

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

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

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Conor Oberst announces tour, playing Carnegie Hall, reunited Monsters of Folk at M. Ward show (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Conor Oberst was recently in NYC for the Northside Festival (pics), and he has now announced that he will be playing a handful of solo shows this fall…

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XPN MusicNotes: Watch Jim James, M. Ward, Conor Oberst and Zooey Deschanel reunite Monsters of Folk and She & Him

Source: The Key (WXPN)

XPN MusicNotes: Watch Jim James, M. Ward, Conor Oberst and Zooey Deschanel reunite Monsters of Folk and She & Him

Monsters of Folk | via Pitchfork

Supergroup Monsters of Folk reformed in LA over the weekend, reuniting Jim James, Conor Oberst & M. Ward for the1st time in 6 years. Zooey Deschanel also joined M.Ward for a couple of She & Him songs. Watch some fan video of “Vincent O’Brien”, “To Save Me”, “Never Had Nobody Like You” and “Magic Trick.”

By the way, My Morning Jacket has just released a new anti-gun/anti-violence song called “Magic Bullet.” Listen here.

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Sasquatch day 2 pics (M83, Digable Planets, Vic Mensa, Shannon & the Clams, Ty Segall & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Day 2 of the 2016 Sasquatch Music Festival happened on Saturday, May 28 with M83, Vic Mensa, Digable Planets, Shannon and the Clams…

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Lincoln Center Out of Doors 2016 lineup (Patti Smith, M. Ward, Margaret Glaspy, Eli “Paperboy” Reed, Darlene Love, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last month, it was revealed that Laurie Anderson would be co-curating a Lou Reed tribute for this year’s annual Lincoln Center Out of Doors festival, and now the full schedule for Season 46 is here.

It runs from July 20 to August 7 with free outdoor performances at various Lincoln Center venues. Opening night is “a night of words and music” with the legendary Patti Smith

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: M. Ward at Union Transfer & John Hiatt at Sellersville Theater

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Tonight’s Concert Picks: M. Ward at Union Transfer & John Hiatt at Sellersville Theater

M. Ward | photo courtesy of the artist

Prolific songwriter and She & Him guitarist M. Ward released his new solo album, the classically catchy More Rain, earlier this month, and tonight he will be performing at Union Transfer. Opening the show will be NAF (Nice As Fuck), the supergroup featuring Jenny Lewis, Erika Spring, and Tennessee Thomas. For tickets and more information, check out the XPN Concert Calendar.

Nashville singer-songwriter John Hiatt will be playing acoustically tonight at the Sellersville Theater. Hiatt’s most recent album was 2014’s Terms Of My Surrender. Opening the show will ...

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Don’t Miss M. Ward At Union Transfer

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Scott Newton

Indie artist M. Ward is coming to Philadelphia on Monday for a show at Union Transfer and it’s going to be an awesome time. Here are the reasons you can’t miss this show:

Don’t Miss M. Ward At Union Transfer

Photo by Sarah Cass

1. His album More Rain that was released in March is different from his previous works and is perfect for actual rainy weather.

2. As one half of She & Him and a part of Monsters of Folk, he is a master collaborator.

3. He produces music like no other, working with the likes of Jenny Lewis, Mavis ...

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Don’t Miss M. Ward At Union Transfer

Source: Rock On Philly

 

Indie artist M. Ward is coming to Philadelphia on Monday for a show at Union Transfer and it’s going to be an awesome time. Here are the reasons you can’t miss this show:

Don’t Miss M. Ward At Union Transfer

Photo by Sarah Cass

1. His album More Rain that was released in March is different from his previous works and is perfect for actual rainy weather.

2. As one half of She & Him and a part of Monsters of Folk, he is a master collaborator.

3. He produces music like no other, working with the likes of Jenny Lewis, Mavis Staples, and lending his ...

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NAF (Jenny Lewis, Erika Spring, and Tennessee Thomas) added to M. Ward show at UT in May

Source: The Key (WXPN)

NAF (Jenny Lewis, Erika Spring, and Tennessee Thomas) added to M. Ward show at UT in May

Jenny Lewis | Photo by Kate McCann for WXPN | katemccannphotography.com

According to Brooklyn Vegan, Jenny Lewis, Erika Spring, and Tennessee Thomas performed together last night for the first time as NAF (short for Nice As Fuck) at a Bernie Sanders benefit show in New York. So So Glos and Wild Belle also played.

The supergroup trio will continue to play together as Nice As Fuck and they’ll be going on the road with M. Ward for his More Rain tour, which includes his stop at Union Transfer on Monday, May 2nd. This marks Lewis’s second time at UT ...

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Jenny Lewis, Tennessee Thomas & Erika Spring are Nice as Fuck (played their first show last night, touring with M. Ward)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Last night (4/5) at Flash Factory in NYC, a Bernie Sanders benefit show went down with a handful of bands, including Wild Belle, The So So Glos, and the live debut of NAF (aka Nice As Fuck). NAF a supergroup of sorts, with Rilo Kiley’s Jenny Lewis, Au Revoir Simone’s Erika Forster, and Tennesee Thomas

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