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Watch Big Thief Perform on Seattle’s KEXP

Indie-folk feelers Big Thief appeared on Seattle radio station KEXP, performing four tracks from their recent LP, Capacity. The Brooklyn-based quartet played "Black Diamonds," "Mary," "Great White Shark," and "Capacity."
Liz Cantrell / October 12, 2017

Big Thief’s Endless Journey

It is roughly 95 degrees in Brooklyn on a Thursday in July, and Big Thief have been squeezed into their Ford cargo van for over three hours.
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 22, 2017

Stream Big Thief’s New Album Capacity

A follow up to 2016's Masterpiece, Big Thief's sophomore album Capacity is folksy and introspective, complete with intricate memories of childhood traumas and failed relationships. As shown on pre-release single "Mary,"
Emma May / June 8, 2017

Big Thief – “Mary”

Only a year after their aptly-titled debut, Brooklyn four-piece Big Thief are gearing up for something new. This June, the band will release sophomore LP Capacity. After…
Rob Arcand / May 31, 2017

Big Thief: The Dynamic Indie Quartet Can’t Be Satisfied With One ‘Masterpiece’

Big Thief have to be the least-arrogant-sounding band to ever title their first album Masterpiece. The folk-inflected indie-rock quartet's opening statement is a triumph of the…
Andrew Unterberger / June 30, 2016

Review: Big Thief Are Halfway to a Low-Strung ‘Masterpiece’

"We make love and love makes us," is how Adrianne Lenker summed up the world to Noisey in March. But she tells a grimmer story…
Dan Weiss / June 1, 2016