julien baker

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus Announce Collaborative boygenius EP, Release 3 New Songs

There is a new indie rock supergroup of sorts: the trio boygenius, which consists of up-and-coming singer-songwriters Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus. They are releasing an…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 21, 2018

Listen to Neko Case Break Down “Last Lion of Albion” on Song Exploder

Neko Case recently released her "modern folk classic" Hell-On, and she stopped by the podcast Song Exploder to discuss standout song "Last Lion of Albion," in an episode…
Joshua Copperman / August 1, 2018

Watch Justin Vernon & Aaron Dessner’s Full Big Red Machine Set at Eaux Claires

Way back in 2009, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and the National’s Aaron Dessner teamed up on "Big Red Machine," a track off of the great…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / July 7, 2018

Watch Julien Baker Cover the Mountain Goats’ “No Children”

Last night during a show in Massachusetts, Julien Baker covered a bit of the Mountain Goats’ "No Children," off their 2002 album Tallahassee, as a lead-in…
James Rettig, Stereogum / April 17, 2018

Pitchfork Music Festival 2018: Ms. Lauryn Hill, Tame Impala, War on Drugs, Moses Sumney, Fleet Foxes, and More

The first list of acts from the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival has been announced. The festival will be held at Union Park in Chicago on…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 27, 2018

Watch Julien Baker Return to NPR for a Masterful Tiny Desk Concert

Julien Baker's sweet and sensitive voice graced the NPR Tiny Desk Concert series once more this week. Baker first appeared there in 2016, in support of…
Arielle Gordon / January 10, 2018

Watch Julien Baker Perform “Turn Out the Lights” on Colbert

It seems Julien Baker's debut national TV performance went over well at CBS, because last night she was invited back to the studio as the musical…
Anna Gaca / January 4, 2018

Watch Julien Baker Perform on CBS This Morning

The day after releasing her new album Turn Out The Lights, Julien Baker made her national TV debut Saturday on CBS This Morning. The singer-songwriter…
Taylor Berman / October 28, 2017

Review: Julien Baker’s Turn Out the Lights Is a Devout Portrait of Painful Sadness

Turn Out the Lights, Julien Baker’s second solo album and Matador Records debut, marks her formal entry as a boldface name in the indie rock…
Anna Gaca / October 27, 2017

Stream Julien Baker’s New Album Turn Out The Lights

Singer-songwriter Julien Baker's sophomore effort, Turn Out The Lights, is out now. The releases includes past singles "Turn Out The Lights" and ""Appointments." Baker also recently appeared on A Prairie Home Companion,…
Liz Cantrell / October 27, 2017

Video: Julien Baker – “Turn Out the Lights”

How does Julien Baker do it? She should only be able to return to the same songwriting archetype so many times before the effect wears…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / October 11, 2017

Watch Julien Baker Debut a New Song Live in Saint Paul

Julien Baker appeared on Minnesota Public Radio's "A Prairie Home Companion" series to perform music from her forthcoming album Turn Out the Lights. The songwriter debuted…
Rob Arcand / October 8, 2017

Video: Julien Baker – “Appointments”

Julien Baker recently announced her sophomore album Turn Out the Lights, and today she's followed up with a video for first single "Appointments." It follows Baker from an…
Anna Gaca / September 14, 2017

A Guide to the Most Anticipated 2017 Fall Releases

This fall, Foo Fighters, Miley Cyrus, Destroyer, and Protomartyr are just a few of the acts with hotly anticipated new releases. Find a preview of the season's most talked-about forthcoming…
SPIN Staff / August 30, 2017

Julien Baker Returns With “Appointments,” Announces New Album Turn Out the Lights

Julien Baker's 2015 debut Sprained Ankle earned her spare, intimate songwriting a passionate following. The title track is as close to indie classic status as a…
Anna Gaca / August 17, 2017
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