Tickets to the Deerhunter/Atlas Sound shows at Irving Plaza (BrooklynVegan presents) and Warsaw go on sale today at 10 AM. Tickets to the two-night Neil Fest at Bowery Ballroom, featuring Ryan Adams, Sharon Van Etten, Body/Head, Brian Fallon and more performing the...
Ryan Adams, Norah Jones, Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney, Charles Bradley and Jakob Dylan are just a few of the artists gathering in New York City for a two-night tribute to Neil Young. Presented by Best Fest, the outfit behind events such as Stones Fest, Dylan Fest and Petty Fest, Neil Fest happens Sept. Show More Summary
This fall, NYC’s Bowery Ballrooom is hosting the first-ever Neil Fest, a two-day tribute concert event organized by the same people who previously brought us Dylan Fest and Petty Fest. The Cabin Down Below Band will be the house band, and the stacked lineup features Ryan Adams, Sharon Van Etten, Body/Head, Patrick Carney, Norah Jones, […]
On September 13 and 14, the Bowery Ballroom in New York City will host Neil Fest, a star-studded festival celebrating the music of Neil Young. The lineup features Ryan Adams, Sharon Van Etten, Body/Head, Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Nick Zinner, the Black Keys' Patrick Carney, Norah Jones, Michelle Branch, Jakob Dylan, and many more. Show More Summary
The folks that have brought us Dylan Fest and Petty Fest will be bringing Neil Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music of Neil Young to NYC's Bowery Ballroom on September 13 & 14. As usual for these things,...
Fresh words on the freshest tracks from Sharon Van Etten, Chvrches, Deradoorian, Hinds, Pure Bathing Culture and more.
The Flaming Lips, Sharon Van Etten, Lissie and more will join forces on a tribute album dedicated to Scottish folk star Donovan. Gazing With Tranquility: A Tribute to Donovan will be released on October 16th via nonprofit label Rock the Cause Records and will feature a roster of mostly indie artists reimagining the...
Gazing With Tranquility: A Tribute to Donovan is a forthcoming benefit compilation where 15 artists will pay homage to the singer/songwriter/Sunshine Superman. It's out October 16 via Rock the Cause. It features contributions from the Flaming Lips, Sharon Van Etten, the Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser, Lissie, and others. Show More Summary
Members of The Walkmen and The Replacements also set to contribute.
Sharon Van Etten, Julia Holter, Laurel Halo, Lucinda Williams, Marissa Nadler and more pay tribute to Karen Dalton who died in 1993.
Tig Notaro is a big deal, you guys. Granted, she has gotten more exposure than ever lately: There's a documentary about her life called Tig available on Netflix (Sharon Van Etten wrote a song for it), as well as an HBO special Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted coming out on... More »
Slate interviewed Ta-Nehisi Coates about his new book Between the World and Me. Stream a new Sharon Van Etten song. Brooklyn Magazine interviewed Matt Bell about his book Baldur’s Gate II. The Weakerthans have broken up. Book Riot recommended poetry...
From the forthcoming Netflix documentary, Tig.
photo: Sharon Van Etten at Governors Ball 2015 (more by Gretchen Robinette) The new Tig Notaro documentary, Tig, comes out on Netflix this Friday (7/17). For the film, Sharon Van Etten wrote the original song "Words," which is now streaming....
This Friday, Netflix will air Tig, a new documentary chronicling a tumultuous year in the life of the comic Tig Notaro. Sharon Van Etten has contributed an original song to the film, titled "Words". Listen to it above, via at Vulture,...Show More Summary
A few years ago, the great stand-up comic Tig Notaro was diagnosed with breast cancer. And in an instantly legendary stand-up set at Largo in L.A., she processed that diagnosis, as well as the death of her mother, an infection that almost killed her, and a bad breakup in front of an audience that couldn’t […]
Sometimes words just aren't enough. That was the case for Tig Notaro, the comedian who almost three years ago tried to express how she felt after a tragic few months — which included a near-fatal infection, the sudden death of her mother, a breakup, and a breast-cancer diagnosis — in... More »
If you missed Part One of the Top Indie Rock Releases for June, check it out. In this, Part 2, Of Monsters and Men’s single, “Crystals,” from the new drop, Beneath The Skin, kicks off this second part of the Top Indie Rock Releases for June 2015. Plus, Wolf Alice’s debut album, My Love Is [...] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe
The Sundance Next Fest returns to L.A. in August. Tickets go on sale Thursday. [ more › ]
Continuing what has fast become an annual highlight of the local summer movie season, Sundance Next Fest on Wednesday announced its upcoming program. Culled from films that premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival, the main program will run Aug. 7-9, with the announcement declaring...