In a new interview with Esquire, James Blake disclosed that Kanye West and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon will be featured on his forthcoming LP, Radio Silence. …Read More
Having witnessed him performing the title track at Latitude Festival last weekend, we can’t wait.
The inaugural Eaux Claires Music Festival in Wisconsin this past weekend was one of my favorite music festivals I have ever been to. I went because of the absolutely ridiculous lineup, hand-curated by Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) and Aaron Dessner (The National), and was floored by the community spirit, constant collaboration of musicians I love, […]
James Blake’s highly anticipated third album is going to be called Radio Silence, and he’s already pretty heavily implied that Kanye West and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon would appear on the album. Now, as Pitchfork points out, Blake has confirmed the collaborations in a recent interview with Esquire: “I can confirm that they’re on it. […]
Earlier this year, James Blake announced that his new LP would be called Radio Silence. He also alluded to the possibility that Kanye West and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon would appear on the album. In a new interview with Esquire (via Reddit),...Show More Summary
Photos by Jentri Colello “There’s a lot of uncertainty about how to live in… these times,” Justin Vernon, he of Bon Iver fame, said toward the end of a triumphant set closing the inaugural edition of his new summer festival, Eaux Claires. Show More Summary
Last weekend, at the inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, the new music festival directed by Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and The National’s Aaron Dessner, Bon Iver took the stage on Saturday to deliver a headlining performance. During their set, the band played two new... Continue reading
Monday, July 20 Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell @ The Tabernacle Genre: Folk, Indie, Acoustic Sounds like: Bon Iver, Sufjan Stevens, Band of Horses Tickets are $35 – $42.50. Doors open at 7pm. Find Tickets Here! Emily King @ Vinyl Genre: Neo-Soul, R&B, Soul Sounds like: Goapele, Chrisette Michele, Alice Smith Tickets are $20. […]
Earlier this month, Justin Vernon sparked panic in Bon Iver worshipers everywhere with his comments to Grantland about the band's possibly nonexistent future. "As far as putting a record together, I don’t really know what’s happening," he tried to explain. "Our show is our main focus... We don’t have... More »
Photo by D.L. Anderson, courtesy of Jagjaguwar Records Bon Iver mastermind Justin Vernon and National writer/player/producer Aaron Dessner's inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival is underway in Vernon's hometown of Eau Claire,...Show More Summary
For the past few years, the most pressing question regarding Justin Vernon’s lauded side project, Bon Iver, has been whether or not the band actually exists anymore. Since 2011, when the group released its self-titled second album, Vernon...Show More Summary
There are, obviously, a lot of festivals these days. You have the establishment, your Bonnaroos and Lollapaloozas and Coachellas, the most massive and famous of the buffet-table approach to live music. Then you have your smaller, more idiosyncratic ones. Bonnaroo or Coachella have a certain character and ethos, a certain vibe attached to the places […]
Despite mixed signals over the future of the band, Justin Vernon treated the audience to new music.
This weekend saw the launch of the inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, a two-day festival helmed by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner, held in Vernon's hometown of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Friday night...Show More Summary
In a new interview with Grantland, the musician seems determined to forge a different path
The singer-songwriter is intent on taking things one day at a time.
Fans can quit holding their collective breath waiting for any sort of new Bon Iver material. That news comes straight from the mouth of Justin Vernon, who told Grantland that the only planned activity his band has for the near future...Show More Summary
Justin Vernon’s inaugural Eaux Claires Festival would seem like a perfect place to kick off another era of Bon Iver. Vernon’s been active with side projects like Volcano Choir and producing things for groups like the Staves, but his claim to fame has been largely inactive since wrapping up a tour in 2012. And while […]