Tag : Bon Iver

For Emma, Forever Ago – A Retrospective

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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

Six songs performed live that will leave you emotionally broken

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There’s something special that happens sometimes when artists perform their songs live. Sometimes, just sometimes, artists are able to connect with a song in a greater emotional capacity than ever thought possible when listening to the songs in their recorded form. The songs become magnified by the enchantment and intensity … Read More

22, a million by Bon Iver

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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

Music News: Bon Iver Releases Two New Tracks

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Last night, after five years under the radar, Justin Vernon announced the release date of 22, A Million, his third studio album under the guise of Bon Iver. Prior to a performance of both old and new material at a festival in Wisconsin, Bon Iver released two extended tracks from … Read More