Justin Vernon and crew play to a captive audience at the Sydney Opera House.
Bon Iver just kicked off their four-night run of in-the-round “Cercle” shows at the Sydney Opera House’s VIVID Live festival. Their set included a cover of Bonnie Raitt’s “I Can’t Make You Love Me,” which Justin Vernon had previously recorded but never before performed live. Watch below. I die happy now. #boniver A video posted […]
Bon Iver performed their first “Cercle” show as part of a four-night run in the Sydney Opera House's VIVID Live series. Apart from playing their standards, the band also covered Bonnie Raitt’s “I Can't Make You Love Me.” Watch video below. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Volcano Choir, The Tallest Man On Earth, James Vincent McMorrow What's so good? Adelaide artist Bjéar is known for his folk-influenced tunes but has taken a slight detour with this cover of Bon Iver's "Towers." Bjéar instills the same sense of sentimental melancholy that accompanies Bon Iver songs. Show More Summary
A fascinating visual companion to Blake and Bon Iver's collab
After pulling a Beyoncé and dropping his third album The Colour In Anything without warning last week, preeminent sad-boy crooner James Blake has thrown out another little surprise. It is a visual for the Bon Iver-featured album cut “I Need a Forest Fire,” a clip that is beautiful, melancholy and very, very unsettling. Keeping in […]
You know what? Today’s going to be great. The sun will shine and everything to be fine. You will have a smile on your face as you walk into work and you will whistle a happy tune on your way home and in between you won’t spend a second upset. It will all just go […]
It's like Where's Waldo but in an art installation.
Following up the surprise release of his third studio album, The Colour in Anything, alt electronic crooner James Blake has just dropped a beguiling new video for the LP’s Bon Iver-collaborated track, “I Need A Forest Fire.” Directed by UVA, the video conceives a shadowy, CGI-heavy world where swinging pendulums, butterflies, crumbling Renaissance statues and other […]
A stunning visual created by the same company that'll be working on Blake's upcoming live shows.
James Blake released his excellent new album The Colour In Anything last week. Today he shared the UVA-directed video for his collaborative track with Bon Iver, "I Need a Forest Fire." The video features James (sans Bon Iver) interacting with art installations, making an enthralling pairing with the song... Continue reading…
James Blake and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon are perhaps two of the wooziest crooners in all of indie rock, if not plain ol’ music, and when the two of the team up on a cut on James Blake’s newest album, The Colour in Everything, the result is as predictably tingly as one could hope, though, thanks […]
The first new Bon Iver song in several years came last week on James Blake’s introspective new album, The Colour in Anything. An LP highlight, “I Need a Forest Fire”, is urgent and intimate and today Blake has dropped off its melancholic music video. Watch below: Continue reading
James Blake gets abstract and emotive in the new video for "I Need a Forest Fire," a track off his surprise album, The Colour In Anything, featuring vocals from Bon Iver. Directed by UVA, the clip comprises gorgeous shots of various art installations that play with light, shadow and shapes, while birds and...
After recently “surprising” with us with a new album, The Colour In Anything, James Blake has released a new video. This one’s for the Bon Iver collaboration “I Need A Forest Fire,” and it’s directed by UVA. Gorgeous album, gorgeous video. The Colour In Anything is out now. 'I Need A Forest Fire' ft. Bon Iver https://t.co/SkQulfzG0i — James Blake (@jamesblake) May 10, 2016
James Blake surprise-released his new album The Colour In Anything last week, and today he’s sharing a video for the Bon Iver collaboration “I Need A Forest Fire.” It was directed by UVA and is just as minimal as the song itself, featuring some swinging pendulum and a flaming rose inside of a box and […]
James Blake has shared a video for "I Need a Forest Fire," his collaboration with Bon Iver from the newly released The Colour in Anything. Directed by UVA, the video takes us through a number of abstract art installations. Watch it below. Read our new interview with James Blake.
Sounds like: Bonobo, Bon Iver, James Blake Song: Message To Bears - I'll Lead You There (Ft. Will Samson) What's so good? "I'll Lead You There" is the gorgeous new track from Message To Bears, otherwise known as Jerome Alexander. Taken...Show More Summary
Sounds like: S. Carey, James Vincent McMorrow What's so good? In case you somehow missed it, James Blake released a new album last night. One of the standouts on the release is this single, "I Need A Forest Fire." It features none other...Show More Summary