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BON IVER’S BLOOD BANK EP

by john cole I wasn’t even expecting a new release from Bon Iver until For Emma… lost some steam. But it’s really awesome that he put out Blood Bank not too long after his debut release.  All four songs are extremely good, definitely deserving to all be on the A side of this EP.  I [...]

TOWN HALL WELCOMES BON IVER

by john cole (bon pic by sarah cass) This was my first experience at Town Hall and it was definitely one to remember. As the usher guided me to my seat just under the balcony, I couldn’t help but realize that it took me five years to experience this venue in person. Artist: Bon Iver [...]

FOR EMMA, FOREVER AGO, FOR CHEAP

by bmac Amazon is offering a digital download of Bon Iver’s For Emma, Forever Ago for $2.99. Even all you naughty music pirates out there can appreciate that. Check it out here if you’re interested. Thanks to Martin for the heads up. [UPDATE: the deal is still available even though it seemed like it would [...]

BON IVER’S WINTER BLUES

For Justin Vernon, aka Bon Iver, less definitely proves to be more. The departure from his band of ten years followed by three months of isolation in his father’s cabin in Wisconsin led him to produce possibly one of the best folk-rock albums within the past year. “For Emma, Forever Ago,” is a refreshing addition [...]