My Morning Jacket’s Carl Broemel is getting ready to release 4th Of July, his first new solo album since 2010, next month. We’ve already heard early singles “Sleepy Lagoon” and “In The Dark,” and he’s recently shared another new one. “Snowflake” is a gracefully-picked track with an extended whistling outro. “’Snowflake’ is partly influenced by […]
Earlier this month, Andrew Bird began a new series called “Live From the Great Room,” where he and guests perform an acoustic set in his living room. A recent session featured him playing folks songs with John C. Reilly and Tom Brosseau. Show More Summary
Written for Cameron Crowe's Roadies in conjunction with Jim James' appearance on the show.
My Morning Jacket have dropped a new tune called “My First Time” to serve as the fourth track from Showtime’s Roadies OST. It’s a calamitous anthem with guitars firing on all cylinders. MMJ frontman Jim James is also set to make an appearance on the next episode of Roadies, which airs this Sunday, 7/17. It […]
My Morning Jacket have shared a new song, “The First Time.” It's taken from the soundtrack for the Showtime original series “Roadies.” Listen to it below via Apple Music. In addition to the band's soundtrack contribution, frontman Jim James is slated to appear on the show this Sunday, July 17. Show More Summary
My Morning Jacket have been sued for allegedly disfiguring a man in a car accident three years ago in Denver, TMZ reports. On Tuesday, a lawyer for Jim James filed paperwork to move the case to a federal court in Colorado, online court records viewed by Pitchfork show. Show More Summary
My Morning Jacket were in a car accident in 2013 while driving in Denver. The Denver resident involved in the accident, Margarito Gonzalez, is claiming that frontman Jim James is at fault. According to TMZ Gonzalez is now suing James and the band. He alleges that James was driving a Mazda 2 irresponsibly, tailgating him […]
Rock band My Morning Jacket allegedly caused a car accident so bad it disfigured the victim... who's now taking the guys to court. Margarito Gonzalez filed a lawsuit against singer Jim James and the band. Gonzalez claims James was behind the wheel…
My Morning Jacket joins the long list of artists reacting to the senseless violence that has so far stained the days following Independence Day. Listen to their new song protesting this violence, “Magic Bullet”.Below you can the band’s lengthy note on the subject.violence is never the answer. only... Continue reading
In response to the recent violence plaguing the country, My Morning Jacket has released a funky, anti-violence anthem entitled "Magic Bullet". The song has some groovy synth, and in typical My Morning Jacket fashion, a powerful guitar solo... Continue reading…
My Morning Jacket condemn gun violence on their funk-oriented new song, "Magic Bullet," posted on Soundcloud. "I don't pretend to think that a song can fix or change the world instantly, and I don't pretend to know the ins and outs of the political landscape and proper gun control legislation," the...
A funky protest song along with a lengthy note, both saying, "Violence is never the answer."
My Morning Jacket have shared a new song, “Magic Bullet,” via their SoundCloud. Listen to the resolutely anti-violence track below. “Magic Bullet” came with a lengthy note from the band, decrying hate and calling for peace and equality. Show More Summary
It’s been a brutal week. Drake, Beyoncé, Miguel, Chance The Rapper, and Jay Z are just a few of the artists who have publicly responded to all the violence and the tragedy, and now we can add My Morning Jacket to that list. The Louisville band have just shared a new song called “Magic Bullet,” […]
My Morning Jacket's Jim James and Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard have united for a sprawling reinterpretation of Backstreet Boys' 1999 teen-pop anthem "I Want It That Way." The cover unites the singers' polar opposite voices – James' high quiver and Howard's deep croon– over string orchestrations and acoustic guitars, building to a minor-key...
Chipotle—purveyors of humongous, delicious, healthy, unhealthy burritos—has a new animated video out today telling the story of two life-long competitors shuttering their corporate food chains that pump their food with artificial flavors to fall in love and open a tiny food truck... y'know, just... Continue reading
Chipotle has shared a new advertisement called “A Love Story,” Vulture reports. It tells the tale of two kids who start competing juice stands. Their rivalry grows with their businesses and they eventually turn into mega-corporations...Show More Summary
More artists working with space.
This week, NASA and Apple asked a bunch of musicians to record songs in honor of NASA’s Juno Mission, whose unmanned probe is due to reach Jupiter’s orbit on July 4. We already heard songs from Weezer and Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, and you can also hear tracks from GZA and My Morning Jacket's Jim James. Show More Summary
My Morning Jacket’s Carl Broemel is set to release 4th Of July, his first solo album in almost six years, in August. The album features performances from Broemel’s MMJ bandmates Bo Koster and Tom Blankenship, plus guest appearances from the likes of Neko Case, Laura Veirs, Russ Pollard, Shelly Colvin, Richard Medek and Jordan Caress. […]