Posts tagged "avett brothers"

Who Charted? Pearl Jam and Paul McCartney, Amidst Flagging Figures

First! Those purveyors of all things grungy and keepers of the World Series score, Pearl Jam score No. 1 with Lightning Bolt. Eddie Vedder and co. sold…
By: Chris Martins / October 23, 2013

Beck, Feist, Jim James Set to Strum at Newport Folk Festival 2013

Beck, Feist, Jim James, the Avett Brothers, the Decemberists' Colin Meloy, and more are on the roster for this year's Newport Folk Festival, taking place…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 9, 2013

Know Your Folks: A Mumford & Sons and Avett Brothers Quiz!

Mumford & Sons and the Avett Brothers have a lot in common. Both are earnest folk-rock bands with names that sounds like they belong to…
By: David Marchese / September 27, 2012

Voodoo Festival 2012 Adds Jack White, Skrillex, Neil Young

Believe it or not, Green Day is not the only band playing New Orleans' Voodoo Music Experience in October: the fest organizers have announced the…
By: Devon Maloney / June 25, 2012

See the Avett Brothers Cover Bob Dylan on ‘Fallon’

The Avett Brothers stopped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon yesterday to sing a song about mornings. Day-late Hulu viewers, this one's for us! But…
By: Marc Hogan / January 20, 2012

Avett Brothers Debut Heartbreaking New Song

The Avett Brothers have spent the year recording their follow-up to 2009 major label debut I and Love and You with producer Rick Rubin. And…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / July 14, 2011

INTERVIEWS: Weezer, Norah Jones, Avett Brothers

While the stages raged Saturday at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Tennessee, fans were treated to intimate interviews at Harley-Davidson's tent, where some…
By: SPIN Staff / June 13, 2010

Avett Brothers Dazzle in Nashville Tour Closer

For a band characterized by their fusion of bluegrass, country, and down and dirty punk rock, Nashville's Ryman Auditorium -- former home to the Grand…
By: Dane Smith / November 2, 2009

Watch: The Avett Brothers Preview New Song

Recently SPIN declared the Avett Brothers a "Breaking Out" artist after hearing the southern trio's modern revitalization of traditional folk and bluegrass sounds.Their banjo beat…
By: Ray Padgett / September 10, 2009