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Bon Iver cancels Mexico concert vacation

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bon Iver’s Mexican concert vacation, “Days Have No Numbers,” has been cancelled less than a month after being announced.

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Bon Iver throwing Mexico concert vacation w/ Sylvan Esso, Polica & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It goes down in January 2018 and also includes Francis and the Lights, Hiss Golden Messenger, Melt-Banana, Spank Rock, Phil Cook, and more.

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Justin Vernon covered Bill Withers with Grandma’s Hands Band at Newport Folk Festival (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Newport Folk Festival often hosts special one-off collaborations between artists, and this year was no different; members of Hiss Golden Messenger joined Justin Vernon, Natalie Prass, Phil Cook, Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers, and Alynda Segarra of Hurray for the Riff Raff to cover Bill Withers as Grandma’s Hands Band.

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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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Eaux Claires Fest is the theme for this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU (playist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio show on SiriusXMU is dedicated to the Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival, as well as the ‘Day of the Dead’ compilation, and includes almost every artist that performed in Wisconsin this past weekend, as well as a few tracks from that Grateful Dead tribute album.

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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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Hiss Golden Messenger releasing ‘Heart Like A Levee,’ touring (dates, stream)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Hiss Golden Messenger will follow 2014’s great Lateness of Dancers with a new album, Heart Like a Levee, on October 7 via Merge. The album was produced by main HGM member M.C. Taylor along with Bradley Cook, and it features contributions from brothers Phil and Bradley Cook…

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Watch Phil Cook cover Charlie Parr at The Current, see him at Boot and Saddle tonight

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Watch Phil Cook cover Charlie Parr at The Current, see him at Boot and Saddle tonight

Phil Cook performs in The Current studio | Photo by Nate Ryan / 89.3 The Current

Phil Cook has been around the block a bit. He got his start in Justin Vernon’s first band, DeYarmond Edison, and went on to perform with Megafaun and Gayngs. He’s also a frequent collaborator, as we see in his role of The Happiest Lead Guitar Playing Dude Ever in Hiss Golden Messenger’s 2014 World Cafe Session. (He also recorded with Hiss on the Cafe’s recent visit to Durham, NC – listen for it later this month.)

Last year, Cook released Southland Mission, his second solo ...

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Watch Phil Cook’s video for “Lowly Road” before his stop at Boot & Saddle in April

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Watch Phil Cook’s video for “Lowly Road” before his stop at Boot & Saddle in April

Phil cook | photo courtesy of the artist

Singer/guitarist Phil Cook has been in and around the music world for a while now, playing with everyone from Hiss Golden Messenger to Justin Vernon to his own band, Megafaun. He recently released his second solo record, Southland Mission, back in September (David Dye listed it in his top ten albums of the 2015). Today, he shared a live video for “Lowly Road” via Relix.

The song, which Cook says was “inspired by the Staple Singers”, is a soulful ode filled with gospel harmony and blues guitar stylings. The ...

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