Entries Tagged ‘Bon Iver’

Bon Iver teams with Keep for shoes

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon has teamed up with keep to release his own line of shoes. Keep offered up a description of the product, saying, “Designed by Justin Vernon and using our trademark Ramos silhouette, the Keep + Bon Iver shoe features herringbone accents, a black fishbone detail across the toe, and a canvas upper [...]

Bon Iver tours (2012), visits Ellen Degeneres, ACL

Bon Iver have announced new dates for this year’s tour, including a string of U.S. dates.  BI will also appear on The Ellen Degeneres Show on April 19 and is taping an episode of Austin City Limits this month, which will air later this year.  Here are the dates: 04-12 Las Vegas, NV – The [...]

Field Report releases debut, tours (2012)

Field Report, the creation of Chris Porterfield, whose debut record (out in July 2012) is a collection of songs six years in the making. Chris cut his musical teeth with DeYarmond Edison (the other members of which were Justin Vernon and Megafaun). After their breakup in 2006, Bon Iver and Megafaun went on to success. [...]

Bon Iver announces US dates (2012)

Bon Iver have announced a string of U.S. tour dates.  All Tiny Creatures will open: 02-27-28 Wellington, New Zealand -International Arts Festival 03-03 Perth, Australia – Red Hill Auditorium 03-06 Adelaide, Australia – Thebarton Theatre 03-08 Melbourne, Australia – Sidney Myer Music Bowl 03-10 Meredith, Australia – Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre 03-11-13 Sydney, Australia – Sydney [...]

Sasquatch Music Festival announces performers for 2012

Sasquatch Music Festival has announced this year’s performers. The 2012 Festival will include: The full lineup is as follows: Jack White, Beck, Bon Iver, Pretty Lights, Tenacious D, The Shins, Beirut, Girl Talk, The Roots, The Head & The Heart, Portlandia, Feist, Silversun Pickups, Metric, Explosions In The Sky, The Joy Formidable, Mogwai, Nero (DJ), [...]

Bon Iver to play SNL in Feb, start label

Bon Iver will be playing Saturday Night Live on February 4.  In related news, leader Justin Vernon also announced that he will be starting his own label, Chigliak, an imprint of Jagjaguwar.  Chigliak will focus on rereleasing overlooked albums on vinyl, starting with a reissue of Eau Claire, WI’s Amateur Love’s It’s All Aquatic album.  [...]

Coachella 2012 announces lineup

Coachella has announced the lineup for this year’s festival, which will take place over two weekends, April 13-15 and April 20-22. Radiohead, Pulp, Bon Iver, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, M83, the Weeknd, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Jeff Mangum, the Black Keys, Mazzy Star, Azealia Banks, Frank Ocean, Girls, Cat Power, Neon Indian, Justice, Florence and [...]

Bon Iver covers Peter Gabriel’s “Come Talk To Me”

Bon Iver’s new 12” single with “Holocene” on the A-side, will include a cover of Peter Gabriel’s “Come Talk to Me” on the b-side. The “Holocene” single will be available via 4AD on September 6 in North America.

OAX releases EP, shares MP3

After four years of heavy touring schedules with Bishop Allen and The Rosebuds, Giorgio Angelini started writing music under the OAX moniker. Giorgio called on Ivan Howard of the Rosebuds/Gayngs to come down to Houston and help record the record, This Distance EP.  “Sutures,” the EP closer, was written by Angelini and sung by Chris [...]

Bon Iver releases video for “Calgary”

Justin Vernon of Bon Iver has released the video for “Calgary,” the first off his sophomore set, Bon Iver, Bon Iver. Watch it here: