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What's F'n Next? Father John Misty

Josh Tillman — a/k/a Tillman, a/k/a Father John Misty — is one hell of a dancer.

By HILARY HUGHES  |  October 26, 2012

A Sorrow-ful Unknown Science

What's been a kick-ass bluegrass festival season — Ossipee Valley, Saddleback, and Thomas Point Beach were all stand-outs — has a wonderful coda this weekend with Henryfest.
Ode to Joy
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 09, 2011

Here is the video of Joanna Newsom and Robin Pecknold covering Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock

It's true: at a recent show in Oakland, Joanna Newsom and Robin Pecknold (lead singer of Fleet Foxes) continued the time-honored tradition of indie rockers...
By Ryan Stewart  |  August 03, 2010

Review: Middle East and Laura Marling at SPACE

At SPACE Gallery, May 11
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  May 21, 2010

Review: SPACE's annual Dead of Winter

February 13, SPACE Gallery
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  February 19, 2010

Local Natives | Gorilla Manor

Afropoppy, orchestral and baroque, driven by catchy three-part harmonies, Fleet Foxes/Andrew Bird–inspired, yadda-yadda-yadda.
Frenchkiss (2010)
By CARRIE BATTAN  |  February 12, 2010


Bring the trauma

Even with the new order completely renovating the rock biz, some things have to be done the old-fashioned way. And after having their asses duly kicked by the old-fashioned way this past month, the five-piece London orchestral-pop combo known as Fanfarl
Fanfarlo adjust to the road
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  December 18, 2009

Doing what comes naturally

Tallahassee make timeless old town music on Wolfe Moon
Tallahassee make timeless old town music on Wolfe Moon
By CHRIS CONTI  |  September 25, 2009

How it feels to be something (back) on

Sub Pop co-founder Jonathan Poneman still sounds amazed by the band he saw at Seattle’s Crocodile Café back in 1993.
The return of Sunny Day Real Estate
By LEOR GALIL  |  September 25, 2009

Making waves

A packed weekend begins THURSDAY (the 30th) when the ladies take over at the Hi-Hat, with MELISSA FERRICK and locals Seriously Fierce (aka Heather Rose and Keturah) opening, call 401.453.6500.
Six Star General invade Newport
Newport Folk Fest 2009: 50th Anniversary

Newport Folk Fest 2009: 50th Anniversary

  This year’s a big ’un for the Newport Folk Fest, which celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2009 — as does the career of headliner...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 29, 2009

Fleet Foxes' Robin Pecknold covers Magnetic Fields (and, sure, Neutral Milk Hotel)

We're not above getting all hysterical and shit when anyone -- ANYONE -- covers a Neutral Milk Hotel song. Really, we're not. Which is why...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 13, 2009

Trail of tunes

The best summer music festivals take something from the season: the smell of the surf, the sight of the mountains, fireworks, lawn seating — or, at least, fried dough.
Music al fresco at summer fests
By CLEA SIMON  |  June 12, 2009

The moving pictures

If one way that bands tie themselves to the past is through sonic reference — Fleet Foxes calling forth Crosby, Stills and Nash, or Animal Collective channeling the Grateful Dead — then there's been a number of bands who tie themselves to the past throu
Pattern Is Movement reanimate the past
By DEVIN KING  |  May 15, 2009

VIDEO: Fleet Foxes, Cage the Elephant, and Amanda Palmer from the WFNX Coachella House

Saturday at Coachella brought Amanda Palmer to the WFNX house to chat up her high-school Neutral Mil...
By Carly Carioli  |  April 19, 2009
Coachella 2009:  The Fleet Foxes Interview

Coachella 2009: The Fleet Foxes Interview

 The Fleet Foxes brought their boots and beards to the Sapporo house in the desert to chat it...
By Fletcher  |  April 18, 2009


What's love got to do with it

"Happy Valentine's Day. That was a saint, right? St. Valentine?" mumbled Lewis & Clarke's (wasted?) frontman/sonic adventurer, Lou Rogai.
Audrey Ryan + Strand of Oaks + Lewis & Clarke, Clarendon Hill Presbyterian Church, February 14, 2009
By MEGAN V. BELL  |  February 18, 2009

Interview: The Low Anthem

The Low Anthem return home — for just a little while
Riding high
By CHRIS CONTI  |  February 03, 2009

2008 Listravaganza Part 2

Everything you wanted to know about the year in music, in tidy lists of 10.
The lighter side of music in 2008
By BOSTON PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 05, 2009

On with the shows . . .

If freezing your ass off builds character, music fans should prepare to develop way too much character over the next few months.
Winter 2009's got plenty in store

2008 Listravaganza!

We are not at all sick of bands with animal names yet and seem to have a soft spot for Erykah Badu that we kept very hush about all year.
An absolute glut of cruelly reductive Top 10 lists from our dedicated staff of tirelessly enthusiastic writers
By BOSTON PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 24, 2008


The Big Hurt: The year in not really giving a shit

In the annals of American pop history, 2008 will surely go down as a year when our nation had more-important shit to worry about than music.
Maybe next year, music
By DAVID THORPE  |  December 23, 2008

Year in National Pop: New attitudes

Are we fated to pretend?
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 22, 2008

The Big Chill

The crowd coming in from the cold was young, excited, and wrapped in flannel — as though the Wilbur Theatre had been given over to a village of wimpy lumberjacks.
A feast of heartbreak and isolated introspection
By RICHARD BECK  |  December 16, 2008

Going on sale: August 15, 2008

Fleet Foxes, the Spinto Band, Coldplay, Bishop Allen, and Weezer.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  August 12, 2008

Going on sale: August 15, 2008

Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By  |  August 12, 2008


Fast and dirty

Experienced live, No Age’s songs feel like quick jabs of noise penned for the type of careless, rebellious summers that exist only in movies like Dazed and Confused .
No Age at the Middle East Downstairs, July 14, 2008
By CAITLIN E. CURRAN  |  July 21, 2008
New Videos [The Verve, Santogold, Phantom Planet and more!]

New Videos [The Verve, Santogold, Phantom Planet and more!]

Santogold – L.E.S. Artistes The Verve – Love Is Noise Bloc Party – Mercury Fleet Foxes – White Winter Hymnal M83 – Graveyard Girl
By Paul Driscoll  |  July 15, 2008