Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago Self-released myspace.com/boniver virb.com/boniver Surely, you’ve experienced the scene I’m about to describe: It’s late, you’re sprawled on the couch, your boyfriend or girlfriend is already in bed, and you’re flipping around the channels. You land on some kind of drama, and it’s almost over—you get to it just in […]
Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova Once Soundtrack Columbia Records columbiarecords.com Of all of the songs ever written, it’s a fair assumption to say that most are about love, loss, or both. But it’s a much rarer occurrence when love songs are constructed so poignantly and beautifully that even their opening chords are enough to throw […]
Heavily hyped NYC outfit proves fusing world music with indie-pop isn’t just for oldsters.