Father John Misty

Ryan Adams Calls Father John Misty the “Most Self-Important Asshole on Earth”

In a series of now-deleted tweets from this morning, Ryan Adams called Father John Misty "the most self-important asshole on earth" as well as "Elton…
Taylor Berman / August 19, 2017

Father John Misty Shares Eulogy for Chuck E. Cheese Animatronic Band

On Thursday, news broke that beloved pizza chain Chuck E. Cheese plans to phase out its horrifying, psyche-scarring animatronic band, sending shockwaves throughout the music…
Taylor Berman / August 19, 2017

Video: Father John Misty – “Things It Would Have Been Helpful to Know Before the Revolution”

"Things It Would Have Been Helpful to Know Before the Revolution," Father John Misty's dystopian Pure Comedy cut, now has an equally bleak video. Directed by Chris…
Andy Cush / August 3, 2017

Father John Misty Says He’s Already Mixing New Album Next Week

The long, exhausting, occasionally hilarious press cycle for Father John Misty’s recent album Pure Comedy, one of the best albums of the year so far, has basically…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / July 23, 2017

New Yorker Profile Reminds Us That Father John Misty Is Obsessed With His Press

And so are you, apparently, but here we are. Father John Misty is profiled in the new issue of the New Yorker (congrats to him), exploring some aspects of Josh…
Anna Gaca / June 19, 2017

The 50 Best Albums of 2017 So Far

It's safe to say none of us will be nostalgic for the first six months of 2017. Rarely has the national and global situation felt…
SPIN Staff / June 5, 2017

Watch Father John Misty Perform “Total Entertainment Forever” on Fallon

After trying out the mustachioed look for a while, Father John Misty is growing the full beard back. Josh Tillman debuted the return of his…
Peter Helman / May 13, 2017

Here’s Father John Misty’s Song About James Comey Getting Fired

I know you were all waiting on Father John Misty's scathing, sardonic take on Donald Trump's sudden firing of FBI director James Comey yesterday, so don't…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 10, 2017

Pizzagaters Now Believe Father John Misty May Be Involved in Their Imaginary Satanic Sex Cult

Father John Misty's press cycle for Pure Comedy has been long and relentless enough to exhaust even a devoted fan of his twisted literary songwriting and puckish public persona. At…
Andy Cush / May 8, 2017

Merriweather Post Pavilion Announces 50th Anniversary Show With Father John Misty, Jackson Browne, Willie Nelson

Merriweather Post Pavillion — the famed amphitheater in the DC/Baltimore area — will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year by hosting a concert on 7/15.

Watch Macaulay Culkin Play Kurt Cobain in Father John Misty’s “Total Entertainment Forever” Video

Father John Misty has released a video for Pure Comedy's "Total Entertainment Forever," and it's about as ludicrous and referential as you might expect it…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 26, 2017

Hear Father John Misty’s Charming, Faithful Cover of the Velvet Underground’s “Who Loves the Sun”

There aren't many Velvet Underground songs that would seem like a natural fit for a Father John Misty cover, but "Who Loves the Sun," the…
Andy Cush / April 18, 2017

Father John Misty Is Here to Convince You Los Angeles Is Actually Good

Los Angeles is the city of terrible pollution, faith-testing traffic jams, and obscene vanity. Father John Misty is here to argue, no, not quite. The…
Brian Josephs / April 18, 2017

Monterey Pop Announces Lineup for 50th Anniversary Festival: Father John Misty, Kurt Vile, Jim James, and More

Before Woodstock, Monterey Pop was the first defining, large-scale rock festival. The first Monterey International Pop Festival took place in 1967 at the fairgrounds in…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 17, 2017

Tim Heidecker and Father John Misty Duet on Simon and Garfunkel Parody “I Am A Cuck”

Last night Father John Misty joined his opener Tim Heidecker onstage in San Diego to deliver a rousing rendition of "I Am a Cuck," Heidecker's alt-right-centric rewrite of Simon…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 13, 2017
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