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Low On Alice Coltrane, Harsh Winters, And Other Inspirations For Their Haunting New Album

Under The Influence is a new revival of a very old Stereogum franchise, in which we ask artists to talk about the inspirations behind their albums. From other music, to film, to novels, to stray notes left behind by friends, and who knows what else, this is what’s on people’s minds when they’re writing the songs we eventually come to know and love.
Tags: Music, Under The Influence, Swans, Low, PJ Harvey, Roberta Flack, EMA, Alice Coltrane, Alec Empire, Sunn O, BJ Burton, I Am The Slow Dancing Umbrella


Album Of The Week: Low HEY WHAT

Low have always been outliers. When the duo of Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker first emerged in the early ’90s, grunge was the dominant strain of popular rock music, and fuzzed-out guitars were in vogue. Meanwhile, here were a couple of soft-spoken Mormons from Duluth, Minnesota, a husband and wife, making slow, quiet songs with sparse instrumentation and abundant negative space. Their approach began almost as a joke — What would happen if you played as slowly and quietly as possible to crowds of ...
Tags: Music, Low, Album Of The Week, Duluth Minnesota, Pitchfork, Alan Sparhawk, Mimi Parker, BJ Burton, Sparhawk


Bon Iver's Justin Vernon has made new music for a YouTube workout series

The Bon Iver frontman, along with Francis Farewell Starlite and BJ Burton, has made new songs for fitness instructor Jeff Rogers' YouTube series.          [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Religion, Francis, Bon Iver, Justin Vernon, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jeff Rogers, BJ Burton


Gayngs – “Appeayl 2 U”

Gayngs is an amorphous rock band that was founded by Ryan Olson and whose members include Justin Vernon and many other artists primarily from the Minnesota and Wisconsin music scenes. (It represents a significant branch on the Justin Vernon family tree.) … More »
Tags: Music, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Bon Iver, Justin Vernon, Gayngs, Ryan Olson, Naeem, Velvet Negroni, BJ Burton


Charli XCX – “I Finally Understand”

Charli XCX is releasing her quarantine album How I'm Feeling Now, which she's been writing and recording in a spontaneous collaborative process including input from her fans and co-executive producers A. G. Cook and BJ Burton, next week. We've already heard two songs, "Forever" and the Dylan Brady-produced "More »
Tags: Music, Cook, Charli Xcx, Dylan Brady, Palmistry, A. G. Cook, BJ Burton, Metachok


Charli XCX – “Claws”

Charli XCX has shared a new single from her quarantine album, How I'm Feeling Now. The song is called "Claws," a name that she settled on with help from her fans, who have been weighing in on every update from her new album as she makes it The track was produced by 100 gecs' Dylan … More »
Tags: Music, Charli Xcx, Dylan, A. G. Cook, BJ Burton, 100 Gecs


How She’s Feeling Now: Checking In With Charli XCX About Her Quarantine LP

The coronavirus pandemic has forced all of us to put just about everything on hold: No matter what you thought your big plans for life in 2020 were, they're not happening anytime soon. That's been felt in the music world, too, with festival and tour cancellations and postponements, and with artists delaying their albums to … More »
Tags: Music, Interview, Charli Xcx, A. G. Cook, BJ Burton


Charli XCX Drops New Song, ‘Forever,’ From Forthcoming Quarantine Album (Listen)

Charli XCX today dropped a new song called “Forever” — the first track from her forthcoming recorded-in-quarantine album “How I’m Feeling Now.” According to the announcement, the song was written this week by Charli and co-executive produced by Charli with longtime collaborators A. G. Cook and BJ Burton. The track was created within the last […]
Tags: Cook, News, Charli Xcx, Charli, BJ Burton


Low :: Poor Sucker

On Double Negative, Low’s 12th album, the Minneapolis trio cake their austere songs in hiss, noise, and impenetrable distortion. Recorded in Wisconsin over a two-year span with producer BJ Burton at Justin Vernon of Bon Iver’s studio April Base, it’s easy to suspect a tactic at work. The voices of Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker, […]
Tags: Music, Minneapolis, Wisconsin, Low, Bon Iver, Justin Vernon, Alan Sparhawk, Mimi Parker, BJ Burton


Bon Iver Distances Himself from Eminem Collaboration: ‘We’re Gonna Kill This Track’

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon is not happy with the final version of his collaboration with Eminem. Vernon tweeted his dissatisfaction with “Fall,” the track off Eminem’s “Kamikaze,” just hours after the album hit streaming services by surprise. “Was not in the studio for the Eminem track…came from a session with BJ Burton and Mike Will,” […]
Tags: News, Eminem, Bon Iver, Justin Vernon, Mike Will, Kamikaze, Eminem Vernon, BJ Burton, Eminem Collaboration


Bon Iver Frontman Says He’s ‘Not a Fan’ of His Collaboration With Eminem

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon is not happy with the final version of his collaboration with Eminem. Vernon tweeted his dissatisfaction with “Fall,” the track off Eminem’s “Kamikaze,” just hours after the album hit streaming services by surprise. “Was not in the studio for the Eminem track…came from a session with BJ Burton and Mike Will,” […]
Tags: News, Eminem, Bon Iver, Justin Vernon, Mike Will, Kamikaze, Bon Iver Frontman Says He, Eminem Vernon, BJ Burton