Posts tagged "justin vernon"

Lizzo Awakens With Booming New Single ‘Humanize’

After spending the top of 2015 opening for Sleater-Kinney's most recent U.S. tour, the Minneapolis-based hip-hop star Lizzo has announced her sophomore album, Big GRRL Small World. Due out on December…
Meilyn Huq / October 13, 2015

James Blake Confirms Justin Vernon, Kanye West Appearances on ‘Radio Silence’

James Blake has confirmed what we've already sort of known for a year: his forthcoming third album, Radio Silence, will feature Justin Vernon and Kanye West. According to…
Harley Brown / July 22, 2015

Watch Bon Iver Play a Stripped-Down Version of Spoon’s ‘Inside Out’

Update: Spoon have also shared a stripped-back demo version of "Inside Out" courtesy of Song Exploder. Listen here. As a teaser for his upcoming…
Brennan Carley / April 17, 2015

Justin Vernon Joins The Staves Onstage in London

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver fame is producing English folk trio the Staves' second album, If I Was. Vernon must've felt the need to come…
James Grebey / February 13, 2015

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Streams His Rap Album With Astronautalis

Never one to not be working on a dozen projects, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon now teams up with Minneapolis MC Astronautalis to release De Oro, an experimental rap…
Brennan Carley / August 11, 2014

Watch Justin Vernon and the Roots Slow-Jam Bon Iver’s ‘Holocene’

With Jimmy Fallon's stint as the host of Late Night ending February 7, it's no surprise that he'll have a number of pals stopping by…
Dan Reilly / February 4, 2014

Pardon the Eruption: 36 Hours in Milwaukee with Volcano Choir

Tonight in Chicago, Volcano Choir will enjoy the first set of their first North American tour, a run of five dates that will take the…
David Bevan / September 6, 2013

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon: ‘Volcano Choir Is Where My Heart Is’

Justin Vernon has released two albums this year, neither of which are credited to his main gig, Bon Iver. April's Grownass Man LP was birthed…
Kyle McGovern / September 4, 2013

Volcano Choir Frolic Through Snowy Woods in ‘Comrade’ Video

Justin Vernon's fascination with distorting his vocals kicked off famously on the Bon Iver EP track "Woods" but has defined this method as a part…
Jordan Sargent / August 14, 2013

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Exploits Adorable Kittens to Sell Vegan Shoes

Forget that Sarah McLachlan ASPCA commercial — Bon Iver know how to tug at your animal-loving heartstrings for charity without tossing you into a pit…
Dan Reilly / August 2, 2013

Volcano Choir Light Up Some Trees in Mellow ‘Byegone’ Video

If three's a trend, then 2013 may be the year indie dudes started speaking for the trees. On New Year's Day, Toro Y Moi's Chaz…
Marc Hogan / July 25, 2013

Hear Justin Vernon Join Polica on Atmospheric ‘Tiff’

This past weekend at Coachella, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon joined Minnesota electro-R&B act Poliça onstage to debut that band's new track "Tiff." Now we have…
Daniel Kreps / April 16, 2013

Stream ‘Grownass Man,’ From Justin Vernon’s Alt-Country Side Project the Shouting Matches

Justin Vernon can't sit still. In addition to avidly working on his cardio, the Bon Iver leader moonlights with his side project Volcano Choir, and…
Daniel Kreps / April 8, 2013

See Colin Stetson and Justin Vernon’s ‘And in Truth’ Echo Over a Frozen Wilderness

Bon Iver sax man Colin Stetson is a master of focus and mood — a baritone brass-wielding genius who can create entire emotional arcs and…
Chris Martins / April 5, 2013

Hear Justin Vernon Gently Coo on Two Tracks From Colin Stetson’s Solo Sax Odyssey

In his recent In the Studio interview with SPIN, Bon Iver band member and solo saxophone genius Colin Stetson explained that he's working toward paring…
Chris Martins / March 11, 2013

Bon Iver Will Pay Fan $299 to Design ‘Northern Exposure’ Tattoo

Like any good artist aiming for iconic status, Bon Iver's main man Justin Vernon dabbles in a certain amount of unpredictability. For some that means…
Chris Martins / September 17, 2012

Justin Vernon’s Label Pays Homage to ‘Northern Exposure’

When Bon Iver captain Justin Vernon first announced Chigliak Records, his very own Jagjaguwar imprint, in September, he didn't reveal too many details about the…
Devon Maloney / June 13, 2012

The 2012 Grammys’ Highs and Lows: Didn’t We Almost Have It All

Adele's big voice triumphed on a night that paid too little tribute to one of the biggest voices in music history, while Nicki Minaj tried…
Ken Bachor / February 13, 2012

Rumored Bon Iver-Roots Jam Session Surfaces

Rumor had it Bon Iver did a little jamming with late-night's coolest house band when he was in New York recently, and now the evidence…
SPIN Staff / February 9, 2012

Hear Kathleen Edwards’ Song With Bon Iver

Kathleen Edwards crafted one of 2008's quieter pleasures, the affecting folk-country album Asking for Flowers, which featured twangy standouts like "I Make the Dough, You…
Marc Hogan / September 8, 2011
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