Sometime, through no fault of their own, artists get wrapped up in controversies over things that don't actually involve them at all. When that happens, it's regrettable, of course. But when it does happen, the artists shouldn't threaten legal action against anyone who points out their involvement in those controversies. They should just make clear,…
He joins the likes of Father John Misty, Sharon Van Etten, Bob Mould, and more who’ve played the Adult Swim show’s intro
Featuring a cover by Father John Misty, plus song about Trump dying, nuclear war, Richard Spencer, Mar-a-Lago, and more
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It’s a country take on his single “Pure Comedy”
Father John Misty shared a country version of his song "Pure Comedy," the title track off of his most recent album. "Pure Country" was uploaded via YouTube, and the caption below reads: "now libs and chuds each have their own version to weaponize." Listen to "Pure Country" below.
The singer-songwriter's compositions shine under the stars with a full band, strings and horns at the Greek Theatre on Friday.
The long-running Adult Swim show Squidbillies has a proud history of getting big-name artists to record versions of its theme song; in recent years, people like Father John Misty, Neko Case, and Kurt Vile have done it. With the show's eleventh season looming, punk rock survivor Bob Mould and country-rock veteran Steve Earle have now…
Sun Kil Moon played a show at NYC's Town Hall last night, and Mark Kozelek joined Drive-By Truckers, Strand Of Oaks, Kesha, Father John Misty, Miley Cyrus, and his old nemeses the War On Drugs in paying tribute to the late, great Tom Petty. During the set, he and his band played a cover of…
Everyone loved Tom Petty, as evidenced by the 74 artists that sent us blurbs about their favorite song by him, and a ton of musicians have also performed covers live at their shows in honor of the late legend. We've already heard covers from Fleet Foxes, Wilco, Coldplay, Against Me!, and even Miley Cyrus, and…
From the 1994 album Wildflowers
Photos by Hillery Terenzi
St. Vincent put out a music video today for her single “New York”. The track will presumably appear on Annie Clark’s upcoming album, which she describes as “all about sex and drugs and sadness.” It’s expected this fall.You can watch “New York” below. The director of the video had this to say: “I... Continue reading
A two-hour performance at New York’s Capitol Theatre
This year's fest took place August 31 - September 3 at the UK's Larmer Tree Gardens and saw sets from Father John Misty, Mac DeMarco, Waxahatchee, Slowdive, The Moonlandingz, Jesus & Mary Chain, Amadou and Mariam, Aldous Harding, Real Estate, Foxygen, Alex Cameron, Baxter Dury, Girl Ray, and lots more. Continue reading…
Front Row Seat to Earth, the latest album from Natalie Mering a.k.a.
Front Row Seat to Earth, the latest album from Natalie Mering a.k.a. Weyes Blood, came out not so long ago, and followers of the Los Angeles-based folk artist may recall the official video for the track, “Do You Need My Love.” The first...Show More Summary
Tonight's NYC shows include Patti Smith, Sturgill Simpson, Father John Misty/Phosphorescent, Lee Ranaldo, The Gotobeds, Antibalas, Norah Jones, Goldie, Less Art, and more. Continue reading…
Watch him perform and discuss the role on “Seth Meyers”
Father John Misty may already be teasing his fourth album, but for now he's still out there promoting his third. Josh Tillman brought his Pure Comedy media parade to Late Night With Seth Meyers last night, performing "Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution" and sitting down for a lengthy chat.