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Joanna Newsom’s Anti-Banana Campaign Continues

If it were unclear from previous interviews, Joanna Newsom would like you to know she really doesn't like bananas. In the lead-up to her new…
Colin Joyce / October 27, 2015

Review: Joanna Newsom Doesn’t Need a Triple Lindy to Make a Splash on ‘Divers’

In the five years since Joanna Newsom released her most recent masterpiece, the triple-album Have One on Me, her absence has been greatly felt within…
David Sackllah / October 26, 2015

Joanna Newsom’s Vibrant Full-Length ‘Divers’ Is Streaming in Full

Joanna Newsom's latest full-length collection of vibrantly tangled folk-rock exercises for harp and piano is out this week. And today, just 48 hours before the…
Colin Joyce / October 21, 2015

Joanna Newsom Screened New ‘Divers’ Video Last Night

Joanna "Banana" Newsom (sorry, had to) is just a few days out from releasing her much-anticipated new album, Divers. Last night at New York's IFC Center she…
Rachel Brodsky / October 19, 2015

Joanna Newsom Says Spotify Is the ‘Banana of the Music Industry’

Update: Spotify has extended an olive branch out to Joanna Newsom following her "banana" comments, saying that the streaming service actually does pay its artists. "We’d…
Colin Joyce / October 16, 2015

Joanna Newsom Announces North American Tour

 Update: Joanna Newsom has also announced a slate of West Coast dates. Check those out below as well. Joanna Newsom will release her…
Colin Joyce / October 6, 2015

Joanna Newsom Unveils Intense Single ‘Leaving the City’

Following the piano-driven, Randy Newman-esque first single "Sapokanikan," Joanna Newsom has shared another song from the upcoming Divers (out October 23 via Drag City). At…
Dan Weiss / September 21, 2015

Jonny Greenwood Reworks Radiohead’s ‘Spooks’ for the ‘Inherent Vice’ Soundtrack

Paul Thomas Anderson's eagerly anticipated movie adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's Inherent Vice will feature a moody re-envisioning of Radiohead's "Spook." Jonny Greenwood himself leads the rework (he's also scoring the entire…
James Grebey / December 10, 2014

Joanna Newsom Narrates the Tantalizing ‘Inherent Vice’ Trailer

You might have seen the internet freaking out over the last 24 hours over the recently leaked trailer to Inherent Vice, and watching the two-minute…
Andrew Unterberger / September 30, 2014

Joanna Newsom and Andy Samberg Tie the Knot, Are No Longer Lonely Islands

Not to get all Sufjan Beat here, but wedding bells were ringing this weekend for a certain artful harpist and her funnyman beau. Joanna Newsom…
Marc Hogan / September 23, 2013

Joanna Newsom Joins Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Inherent Vice’ Film

Joanna Newsom is bound for the big screen. As the Playlist reports, the harp-strumming singer-songwriter will appear in Inherent Vice, the next film by director Paul Thomas…
Kyle McGovern / August 8, 2013

Joanna Newsom Communes with an Owl in ‘The North Star Grassman and the Ravens’

Harp-equipped fairy queen Joanna Newsom may have delivered three albums' worth of material for 2010's "self-contained world of warmth" Have One on Me, but she's…
Chris Martins / March 14, 2013

Hear Joanna Newsom Join Thao & the Get Down Stay Down For ‘Kindness Be Conceived’

In comes another treat from the highly promising February 5 Thao & the Get Down Stay Down album, We the Common. In October we got our…
Chris Martins / January 25, 2013

Watch Joanna Newsom ‘Look and Despair’ in New Song

In our review of Joanna Newsom's 2010 triple-album, Have One On Me, we noted a balance between the singer's "insistent harp pluck and a rekindled…
Kyle McGovern / October 15, 2012

Shins, Decemberists, Spurned Ben Gibbard: 3 Melancholy Gifts From Portland

While the music industry basked in Grammy afterglow today, Portland delivered three extremely Portland-y packages:…
Luke McCormick / February 13, 2012
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