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Avett Brothers Cancel Oregon Show After Man Enters Venue With Gun

The Avett Brothers were scheduled to perform a sold-out show in Troutdale, Oregon Saturday night, but after a man entered the venue with a firearm,…
Rob Arcand / July 8, 2018

Barack Obama Wrote a Foreword For a Brandi Carlile Covers Album

Today, in confusing music news, pop-country singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile has announced a new star-studded compilation album, Cover Stories, which consists entirely of new renditions of songs from…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 21, 2017

SXSW 2016: The Five Best Things We Saw on Day Two

With one sun-scorched day under festival goers' belts, the 30th annual South by Southwest music conference continued louder than ever on its second day in Austin.
SPIN Staff / March 17, 2016

Mountain Jam 2016 Lineup: Beck, Wilco, the Avett Brothers, and More

Hunter, New York's annual Mountain Jam music festival has announced its 2016, with headliners that include Beck, the Avett Brothers, and Wilco. Held from June…
Brennan Carley / January 13, 2016

‘Austin City Limits’ TV Books Foo Fighters, Spoon, and More for New Season

Still celebrating its four-decade-long run, Austin City Limits TV has announced seven new episodes as part of the program's latest 14-episode season. Returning on January…
Rachel Brodsky / December 3, 2014

Kellie Pickler Gets Famous, Eric Church Goes Metal, and Much More from SPIN Country

ALBUM OF THE MONTHKellie Pickler, The Woman I Am (Black River Entertainment)Full disclosure: I teared up when Kellie Pickler won Dancing…
Rob Harvilla / November 12, 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…
Kyle McGovern / April 9, 2013

Grammys 2013: Who Should Win the Categories You Actually Care About

The 55th Annual Grammy Awards are almost upon us! Hey, we'd love to help you with your office pools and living-room side bets with some…
Christopher R. Weingarten / February 8, 2013

Radiohead at Bonnaroo 2012: Plus 11 More Friday Standouts

SPIN's Manchester journey continues as Thom Yorke teases a collaboration with Jack White and Major Lazer send the crowd on an interstellar journey, but a…
SPIN Staff / June 9, 2012

Death Cab for Cutie, Avett Brothers to Headline Iowa’s 80/35 Fest

The Flaming Lips, the Roots, Public Enemy, Of Montreal, Girl Talk, Spoon, and Modest Mouse are among the musical heavy hitters who've spent their Fourth…
Marc Hogan / April 3, 2012

LIVE ‘HANGOUT’ STREAM: Flaming Lips & More

Alabama's three-day Hangout Music Festival kicks off Friday, May 20, but you don't have to be on the Gulf Coast to enjoy the rockin' performances:…
SPIN Staff / May 19, 2011

Avett Brothers Recording Next LP with Rick Rubin

After teaming up with producer Rick Rubin for their breakout LP I and Love and You, the Avett Brothers are attempting to recapture that magic…
Kevin O'Donnell / February 1, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: Preview Avett Brothers’ Live DVD

The Avett Brothers are perpetually in the studio, writing and recording new music for the follow-up to their 2009 breakout album I and Love and…
Katie Derogatis / September 23, 2010

Hear New Albums: AFI, Avett Brothers

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Chris Zakorchemny / September 22, 2009

The Avett Brothers, ‘I and Love and You’ (American/Columbia)

The great divide between the Avett Brothers' raucous live shows and their records' restraint continues on the North Carolina quartet's major-label debut. But I and…
David Menconi / August 25, 2009
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