Bon Iver followed up the stellar debut with this year’s self-titled grower of an LP and the god news today is that he is heading back to Australia to play some special venues in March next year. Vernon and Co will be playing the Golden Plains festival as well as a string of dates across […]
I’m not sure about Bon Iver releasing music videos. For a sound so visual and emotive it would be hard for anything to match the imaginative and stellar qualities of their music. This one looks great in parts but doesn’t pull it off, Judge for yourself..
For Emma, Forever Ago was a brilliant moment both musically and by the nature of its word of mouth evolution from a low key, introspective folk album to one that soundtracked bookstores and worldwide media acclaim. Justin Vernon followed it up with the Blood Bank EP featuring the mesmerising title track and some hints of […]
Justin Vernon and Co played a show in this LA cemetery at the end of September, coming onstage at 5.50am after the crowd had spent the night amongst the gravestones… A truly awesome version of Wolves…
21st January 2009 Bon Iver’s For Emma, Forever Ago was Doubtful Sounds’ number one album of 2008 so you can imagine the feeling of anticipation heading into this gig. Justin Vernon and band were in town as part of the Sydney Festival and as well as three nights at the Famous Spiegeltent they also appeared […]
For a limited time you can download the title track to Bon Iver’s new EP, Blood Bank. It is another magical song featuring keyboards and a lovely swirling feel to it. Currently Justin is about to hit Australia’s shores for a tour with the Sydney Festival and other shows across the country. I expect all […]
1. The catchiest album of the year gave us the single She Doesn’t Belong To Me… 2. The ever elegant Nick Cave and his Bad Seeds produced the slo mo wordy swagger of More News From Nowhere… 3. Bon Iver was the shooting star of 2008 and this was one of the most beautiful songs […]