The New Basement Tapes — which features Elvis Costello, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James, and Mumford & Sons’ Marcus Mumford, among others — is a supergroup that exists entirely to finish up unfinished songs from Bob Dylan and the Band’s Basement Tapes. The group released its own Lost On The River album recently, and they’ve [...]
The New Basement Tapes — aka the supergroup made up of Elvis Costello, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James, Marcus Mumford, Dawes’ Taylor Goldsmith, and Carolina Chocolate Drop’s Rhiannon Giddens — made their first late-night TV appearance on Fallon yesterday to perform one of the Bob Dylan rarities that they recorded for their new collection, Lost [...]
I remember the exact moment I turned on Foo Fighters, although frankly it felt more like they were the ones turning on me. I went to see the Foos at Hara Arena in Dayton in 2003 (openers: Pete Yorn and My Morning Jacket), and instead of playing “Monkey Wrench” straight, recreating the final verse’s titanic [...]
The New Basement Tapes collaborators – Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens (Carolina Chocolate Drops), Taylor Goldsmith (Dawes), Jim James (My Morning Jacket) and Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) – will make their first live performances via three national television appearances in November. They will perform on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on November 10, Ellen [...]
“With A Little Help From My Fwends" features collaborators from My Morning Jacket to Miley Cyrus --with odd results
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A charity single released in a partnership with North Face.
My Morning Jacket recorded a cover of Woody Guthrie’s “This Land Is Your Land” as a part of North Face’s “Your Land” campaign. The folk classic — which MMJ frontman Jim James calls “the most eternal song when it comes to America” — provides a moving soundtrack for the North Face TV spot. James says [...]
Taking care of some media duties, Stacy "Fergie" Ferguson showed up at SiriusXM Hits 1’s The Morning Mash-Up in Los Angeles on Thursday (October 23). The “My Humps” hottie donned a skimpy black getup beneath a white jacket while chatting...Show More Summary
photos by Tim Griffin Lucius @ ACL Fest 2014 weekend 2 day 2 Brooklyn's Lucius hit ACL Fest again for day 2 of the festival's just-finished second weekend. Pictures of their set from that day are in this post. If...
Lucius' take on the My Morning Jacket's "Wonderful" is simply that.
Brooklyn quintet Lucius made their name in part on the strength of a flashy stage show in which the leading ladies harmonize powerfully while looking like each other’s mirror image. It’s an electrifying show that’s won the approval of collaborators Mavis Staples, Tweedy, and the Rentals, but don’t let those wildly entertaining performances trick you [...]
Contributors include Moby, Miley Cyrus, My Morning Jacket and Tegan and Sara on the tribute recording to be released on Oct. 28.
@jbarro This color pic.twitter.com/bgj2YJnwJW — John Tabin (@johntabin) August 29, 2014 As my Irish granny once said of a similar jacket, “it’s a cowhide wrapped round a boar-pig.” Shut up, Pete King, you idiot bogtrotter: PresidentShow More Summary
Sounds like: Moon Boots, Goldroom, Touch Sensitive Song: Satin Jackets - Fall Apart (Ft. Patrick Baker) What's so good? My Monday morning took a turn for the better when I discovered that German indie dance duo Satin Jackets released a new EP today. Tim and Den from Satin Jackets like to collaborate with good vocalists. Show More Summary
With a Little Help From My Fwends also features Tegan & Sara, Phantogram, and Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis.
The Flaming Lips already announced the impending release of With A Little Help From My Fwends, their guest-heavy full-length tribute to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. The album will include covers of every single song on the Beatles’ original album, and we already knew that it would feature guests like Miley Cyrus, [...]
Sounds like: SPEAK, Wilco, My Morning Jacket Song: The Hudson Branch - Hope It Gets Better What's so good? A few months ago we premiered "Korea vs. Canada" by Chicago-based quintet The Hudson Branch. Their sound was refreshing, fullShow More Summary
by Jonathan Blaustein I awoke this morning, before 6, to a bright pink sky. It wasn’t pink like my daughter’s sun hat; more electric, day-glo pink, like a patch of cloth on my Obermeyer ski jacket back in the 80?s. As I gazed upon its magnificence, I noticed three huge ravens just outside the window, […]
2013 must have been a big success because Jim James and company are doing it again:Today, Cloud 9 Adventures and The Bowery Presents proudly announce the second edition of My Morning Jacket's One Big Holiday - the band's ultimate...