Fleet Foxes Will Tour the World in 2017

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In addition to a couple of previously announced European dates, Fleet Foxes will embark on a world tour in 2017, with dates in the U.S., E.U., and Australia. “I’ve been getting… More »


Robin Pecknold has shared a trippy new track, “Swimming,” recorded with drummer Neal Morgan. The Fleet Foxes songwriter has been mostly quiet since the band released Helplessness Blues in 2011, playing only… More »

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Update: There’s now an additional video, via Reddit, that seems to show Robin Pecknold performing an additional new song. Watch it here. (h/t Pitchfork)

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The gentle sleeping giant that is Fleet Foxes stirs once again, via Facebook. After releasing 2011’s most beautiful album, Helplessness Blues, and starring on a SPIN cover, the Seattle band… More »


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With their pitch-perfect harmonies, baroque acoustic guitar figures, and pastoral lyrics, Fleet Foxes can induce certain unintended side effects. Drowsiness, for one. Their reverb-soaked voices can either soothe, or weigh… More »

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