Sharon Van Etten has released “Not Myself,” a song written for the victims of the Orlando shooting at Pulse nightclub’s Latin Night on June 12, 2016. Beyond its topicality and elegiac tone, the song itself was made with the aim of contributing to actual change, with proceeds going to the Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund, which is […]
"It’s about being safe and being able to be yourself."
Moved to action by the Orlando nightclub shooting earlier this summer, musician Sharon Van Etten joins other musical tributes by writing and recording the warm, somber song “Not Myself” in memory of the 49 LGBTQ clubgoers who died and the 53 who were wounded at Pulse nightclub on June 12. ... More »
"In the memory of those trying to be safe and be themselves, I hope we can all come together to help prevent another massacre like this and end gun violence. " - Sharon Van Etten Continue reading…
Sharon Van Etten has shared a new song called “Not Myself.” It is dedicated to the memory of the victims of the June shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub. Proceeds from the track will go to support the work of Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund. Show More Summary
Sharon Van Etten has shared a new track called “Not Myself” that was written for the victims of the Orlando night club shooting that happened earlier this year. Proceeds from the track will be donated to the Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund. Here’s Van Etten’s note about the song: I was home with my […]
Sharon Van Etten is releasing a new single “Not Myself” in memory of the victims of Orlando and to support the work of Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund. “Not Myself” is available via all digital service providers, including Bandcamp,...Show More Summary
Sharon Van Etten has scored a new film called Strange Weather. It’s directed by Katherine Dieckmann (Motherhood, Diggers, “The Adventures of Pete & Pete”) and stars Holly Hunter, Carrie Coon, and Kim Coates. The film’s bio describesShow More Summary
Sharon Van Etten recently contributed to the Squidbillies soundtrack and covered the Flaming Lips for the Amazon series Gortimer Gibbon’s Life On Normal Street, so it comes as no great surprise that she scored her first film, Strange Weather, this year on top of those other projects, as Film Music Reporter points out. The forthcoming […]
As they have been for a while now, Adult Swim cartoon Squidbillies has been rounding up some music notables to cover their theme song. So far this year, we’ve heard renditions from Father John Misty and Kurt Vile, and this week’s cover comes courtesy of Sharon Van Etten. You can watch her record and perform […]
In honor of the Adult Swim series' 10th season.
Father John Misty and Kurt Vile have already shared their covers of the “Squidbillies” theme song for the Adult Swim cartoon’s 10th season. Now, Sharon Van Etten has done her cover of the theme. Watch her record and perform it below. The “Squidbillies” theme is Sharon Van Etten’s second cover this month. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Sharon Van Etten, Neko Case Song: Soffia Bjorg - I Lie What's so good? Sticking with the feel of rock drums, Soffia Bjorg's newest tune "I Lie" is another killer. This badass song is full of a whole lotta attitude, andShow More Summary
i love this song, and i love sharon, and while i was a bit nervous of this cover, she does it beautifully. this is for an amazon kids program gortimer gibbon’s life on normal street and a bunch of great folks have contributed to the soundtrack, liz phair, the mountain goats and deer tick. Show More Summary
Andrew Bird and Conor Oberst also lend a hand to the Amazon kids series.
Gortimer Gibbons Life on Normal Street is one of many Amazon shows for kids you likely never realized existed, but today it offers something for all ages. Tied to the release of the second half of the second season, Sharon Van Etten, Conor Oberst, Andrew Bird, and the Avett Brothers ... More »
Sharon Van Etten covered the Flaming Lips’ song “Do You Realize??” for the final episode of the Amazon Original Series Gortimer Gibbon’s Life On Normal Street. Pitchfork premiered the cover today, alongside Conor Obert’s cover of Bill Withers’ “Lean On Me,” Andrew Bird’s take on Ben E. King’s “Stand By Me,” and the Avett Brothers’ […]
The Amazon Original Series “Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street” is wrapping up with season 2B, which is out tomorrow. The show’s final episodes feature a series of covers. Sharon Van Etten sings the Flaming Lips’ “Do You Realize??,” Conor Oberst does Bill Withers’ “Lean On Me,” Andrew Bird covers Ben E. Show More Summary
Kurt Vile is the latest artist to cover a version of the Squidbillies theme song for the Adult Swim cartoon. (Last week, we heard Father John Misty’s rendition, and this season is also set to include Sharon Van Etten and the B-52s.) You can hear his take on the song plus watch a short behind-the-scenes […]