Father John Misty

Do the 2018 Grammys Have a Problem With Rock?

That zero rockers made this year’s Big Four categories isn't shocking: In 2017, the only rock act to score a Big Four nod was Twenty One Pilots. But …

Music

Best Albums of 2017: Top Ten

<b>#50 to #41 /// #40 to #31 /// #30 to #21 /// #20 to #11 /// #10 to #1</b><p>10. <b>Father John Misty – Pure Comedy</b><p>Josh Tillman’s 2009 album <i>Vacilando Territory</i> …

Indie Music

How To Watch The Grammy Awards In 2018

James Corden returns to host the 60th annual Grammys. Jay-Z leads with 8 nominations. Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Cardi B, U2, and more to perform.<p>So glad you asked! The 60th annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast on Sunday, January 28th 2018. For the first time since 2003, they'll occur in New York …

Entertainment

Starcrawler Wants to Freak You Out

On a mid-December day in Los Angeles, the members of Starcrawler sat in front of a Silver Lake restaurant nursing iced coffees and picking at a plate …

Entertainment

Mountain Jam Announces 2018 Lineup

Organizers of the annual Mountain Jam music festival have announced the lineup for the 2018 installment.

Sturgill Simpson

Sturgill Simpson, Father John Misty, And The War On Drugs Are Headed To Upstate New York For Mountain Jam

Located at the idyllic Hunter Mountain, which is just 130 miles north of New York City, the fourteenth annual Mountain Jam festival has announced the lineup for its 2018 installment, featuring headliners Jack Johnson, Sturgill Simpson, and Alt-J. With the non-stop festival lineup announcements, the …

Music

Forecastle Music Festival Is Bringing Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, And Modest Mouse To Kentucky

Held in Louisville, Kentucky, Forecastle Music Festival is now in its 16th year as a major American music event. But even with its longevity, the fest has managed to fight off urges of looking like every other music festival. With its 2018 lineup, Forecastle is still distinctly Kentuckian, deftly …

Festivals

Here Are The Artworks Your Favourite Musicians Look Like (Or Not), According To Google

Ever wanted to know which masterpiece Sufjan Stevens looks like? Reckon Lorde looks like something straight outta The Louvre?>

Music (UK)

The Quiet Brilliance of Talons', Ohio's Most Underappreciated Songwriter

For 15 years, Mike Tolan has been making sad, slow music about heartbreak, listening to Steely Dan, and eating Taco Bell. He knows its not cool, but that's not the point.<p>It's the morning after a freak snowstorm when I'm supposed to be in touch with Mike Tolan. I check my phone, throw on sweatpants …

Steely Dan

Laneway Quietly Removed Kirin J Callinan From Their 2018 Line-Up

Earlier this week, St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival added another 15 artists to their 2018 line-up, a mix of DJs and live acts who’ll play at their …

Music (Australia)

Trump nominated for Villain of the Year at NME Awards

US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May have been nominated in the Villain of The Year category at this year's NME Awards, …

Charli XCX

Tino Drima revel in a hazy world of heartbreak with “Angels” video

After gracing countless Bay Area ‘Best of 2017’ playlists, with their album <i>Her Kind of Man</i>, <b>Tino Drima</b> ring in the new year with a beautifully …

Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton & Modest Mouse Lead 2018 Forecastle Festival Lineup

The summer festival season just got hotter, because Forecastle Festival announced its 2018 lineup with headliners Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton and …

Chris Stapleton

The National Announce Tour Dates With Big Thief

The National have added more dates to their ongoing tour behind last year’s <i>Sleep Well Beast</i>. Five new U.S. shows will feature support from Big Thief. Check out those dates below, and find the National’s full itinerary at the band’s site. In addition to their tour, the National recently announced …

Arcade Fire

Oliver Ivanovic's assassination derails Serbia-Kosovo talks

A deeper dive into the day's most notable stories<p><i>Welcome to The National Today, which takes a closer look at what's happening around some of the</i> …

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Laneway Festival adds even more artists as part of new Block Party line-up - Music News - triple j

Keen to see Tame Impala's Kevin Parker, Basenji, UV boi and Willaris. K hit the decks at Laneway Festival? Well, great news...<p>Fresh from scoring some …

Music (Australia)

Art Vinyl announces best album cover of 2017

January 11, 2018 In News<p><b>What’s your favourite?</b><p>Run The Jewels’ <i>Run The Jewels 3</i> has been announced as the best vinyl artwork of 2017, in a month-long …

Vinyl Records

Why We Can’t Have Music Festivals Without Fancy Food Anymore

The very first St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival was held in Melbourne’s Caledonian Lane; a quintessentially dingy inner-city alley, with overflowing …

Music Festivals

About Slingshot, Public Radio's Emerging Artist Spotlight

NPR member stations are uniquely tapped into local music scenes around the country. DJs share up-and-coming bands with listeners by playing their music on the radio, interviewing them on-air and writing articles and blog posts.<p>But most of that content rarely travels outside of the station's city, …

Culture

Meet The 2017 Slingshot Artists

NPR Music and program directors from VuHaus' public radio music station network selected Big Thief, Jamila Woods and Lo Moon as the inaugural class of <i>Slingshot</i>, a collective effort among taste-making stations to elevate the profiles of exceptional emerging artists. The video, interview and live …

Culture

The National unveil epic line-up for their own festival

They'll headline themselves on both nights<p>The National have unveiled a huge line-up for their brand new, self-curated festival Homecoming.<p>Homecoming …

The National’s Inaugural Homecoming Music Festival Has A Killer Lineup

The National are returning to their Cincinnati roots with their new festival, Homecoming. In association with MusicNOW, the festival will take place on April 28 and 29 in the city’s Smale Park. The National are headlining both nights and promise fans a completely new set with each performance. The …

Grammy Awards

Every #1 album from 2017, ranked

Thirty-seven albums made it to the top of the Billboard 200 last year. Here’s every last damn one of them, listed from worst to best.<p><b>37.</b> <b>Pentatonix—</b><i>A</i> …

Jack Antonoff

New Cincy music festival announces more acts

The National performs Get Out The Vote concert for Hillary Clinton<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy …

Festivals

Jack White to Play Shaky Knees, Julien Baker Heading to Homecoming

Festival season is already shaping up to be a busy one in 2018. Coachella, the annual two-weekender that's going down April 13-15 and April 20-22 in …

Nashville

Björk To Play Paris Festival We Love Green

Migos, Jamie xx, Beck announced...<b>Björk</b> is set to play award-winning Parisian festival We Love Green.The Icelandic artist recently returned with her …

Björk

The National’s Homecoming Festival Lineup: Father John Misty, the Breeders, Feist, More

The National have revealed the lineup for the inaugural Homecoming in Association with MusicNOW—a new festival in their hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio. Performing at the fest are Father John Misty, Future Islands, the Breeders, Feist, Julien Baker, Alvvays, Big Thief, Moses Sumney, and Lord Huron, …

Sufjan Stevens

Father John Misty gives debut performance on Austin City Limits: Watch

This weekend’s episode of <i>Austin City Limits</i> featured a performance from Father John Misty’s J. Tillman. With accompaniment from a 22-piece backing …

Music

Aaron Mook's Top Albums of 2017 • chorus.fm

Kevin Abstract is the ringleader of predominantly queer, self-described “All-American Boy Band” BROCKHAMPTON, who broke into the mainstream this year …

Music

New Year, New Albums: Here's What To Expect From Your Favourite Artists This Year

music > News<p>New Year, New Albums: Here's What To Expect From Your Favourite Artists This Year<p>2018 is certainly shaping up to be a great year in …

Troye Sivan