Whoever said "tis' the season to be jolly" never heard of Bon Iver.
In February, Justin Vernon and Co. will be heading to Asia for the first time.
Photo by Natalie Kardos Aside from their headlining spot at Eaux Claires this summer, Bon Iver haven't played much in the recent past. Early next year, they'll head out on tour. Justin Vernon tweets that they're playing some shows in...Show More Summary
Bon Iver played their first show since 2012 at frontman Justin Vernon’s Eaux Claires festival this summer. Even though they debuted two new songs during their set, the future of the project seemed uncertain, with Vernon saying that they were just focusing on this one show and had no plans after that. Well, now there […]
This Melbourne-based surfer girl is making waves thanks to poised love songs that belie her 19 years, and strike a balance between Lana and Bon Iver.
Featuring a beat from St. Vincent's keyoardist and horns from Bon Iver member.
When Justin Vernon is not writing music for Bon Iver or joining Kanye West on stage at Glastonbury or pursuing sundry other endeavors, he pens songs for Los Angeles indie-choral ensemble the Silver Lake Chorus. Over the summer, the group released their acclaimed self-titled debut album, which sees them perform songs written by notable indie-rock […]
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and The National's Aaron Dessner threw their inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival festival in Eau Claire, WI over the summer, and now they announced that it will return in 2016. The second Eaux...
Earlier this year, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner curated the inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival in Wisconsin. It's now been announced that Eaux Claires will return August 12-13, 2016. It will take...Show More Summary
The Detroit-born, Houston-raised artist Lizzo will release her new album Big GRRRL Small World on October 13 via her own BGSW label. The album features contributions from Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, Doomtree's Lazerbeak, N.A.S.A.'s Sam Spiegel, Bionik, and Alex Nutter. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Bon Iver, Ben Howard, Dan Southward Song: Dustin Tebbutt - Silk (Ft. Thelma Plum) What's so good? Seeing that folk is back on my radar (peep my previous post), here's another beautiful release I simply had to share. It's...Show More Summary
We have no news about Radio Silence, James Blake’s upcoming follow-up to Overgrown, rumored to feature Kanye West and Bon Iver, but we do have this ghostly and reverent cover of “The Sounds of Silence” from Blake. Continue reading
Have you ever heard of a more pensive scene than Blake and Bon Iver listening silently in a studio to "The Sound of Silence," probably with both hands pressed together and held to their chins?
James Blake and Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver) shared their interpretation of Simon and Garfunkel’s “The Sounds of Silence” on Blake’s BBC 1 Residency Show yesterday. The track — which Blake dedicated to a friend who died last year — was the second collaboration the two have released, the first being “The Fall Creek Boys’ Choir.” …Read More
James Blake returned to BBC Radio 1’s Residency tonight, and he was joined on air by Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, as Pitchfork points out. The two chatted about a number of topics, and Blake closed out the show by playing a new cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s “The Sound Of Silence,” which he dedicated […]
James Blake Photo by Tom Spray; Justin Vernon Photo by Natalie Kardos James Blake returned for a BBC Radio 1 Residency this evening, and was joined by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon. The two discussed the possibility of bringing Blake and his 1-800-Dinosaur crew to perform at Vernon's hometown music festival, Eaux Claires. Show More Summary
(PG-13) Hopsin thinks there’s something worse than poorly written rap songs: the ones where there are barely any words in them. Watch him poop on Young Thug, Future and the other Bon Ivers of hip hop in this skit from his album Pound Syndrome.
Requested by flick webb • Compiled by a stranger Itsalrightit’s a l r i g h t, i t ’ s alright Dim warm fog solace, tonight 01. Bon Iver – “Towers” (Bon Iver) 02. Small Black – “Despicable Dogs (Washed Out Remix)” (Small Black / Washed Out - EP) 03. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Bon Iver, Jeff Buckley, James Vincent McMorrow Song: Matt Corby - Monday What's so good? Everybody STOP WHAT YOU'RE DOING because Matt Corby has finally released a new song! The Australian musician and singer is one of those...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Thom Yorke, Grizzly Bear, Bon Iver Song: Bay Ledges - Off You What's so good? My favorite thing to do these days is trawl SoundCloud for hours on end to find amazing, unknown musicians. It was on such a foray that I stumbled...Show More Summary