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For Emma, Forever Ago – A Retrospective

1 year ago / 0 comments

Ten years and ten days ago, the enchanting For Emma, Forever Ago was self-released by a then unknown Justin Vernon, under the guise of Bon Iver. Re-released a year later by Jagjaguwar, the album marked a surprising success story for independent music production. After splitting with his band DeYarmond Edison, … Read More

22, a million by Bon Iver

2 years ago / 0 comments

In the five years Justin Vernon has spent on 22, a million, his popularity has soared exponentially. Vernon’s association with Kanye West, with whom he contributed on My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and Yeezus, brought his music directly into the spotlight. No secret has been made of the discomfort which … Read More