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‘I need to not be violent to myself’: Big Thief on pain, healing and their intense musical bond

The folk-rockers have weathered divorce and trauma to become one of the US’s best bands. Loved up with one another on tour, they explain their need for imperfection – and why recording is like sexIt is early afternoon in downtown Nashville, and the party is already going strong. Bachelorettes in pink cowboy hats are flowing, mask-free, in and out of the honky-tonks. The members of Big Thief, though – Adrianne Lenker, Buck Meek, Max Oleartchik and James Krivchenia – are sitting outside the Ryman ...
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Big Thief’s James Krivchenia Announces Ambient Solo Album, Shares Three Songs

James Krivchenia is one fourth of Big Thief. He's one of the best drummers working in indie rock right now, and he's also a crucial part of a fundamentally tight unit. But Krivchenia also makes music on his own. His solo stuff sounds nothing like Big Thief, and it doesn't involve drums. Instead, Krivchenia makes …
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An Interview With Big Thief's James Krivchenia

The drummer shares why he kneels when Adrianne Lenker plays solo, the importance of respecting your bandmates, and what it's like to have such a devoted fanbase.(Image credit: Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
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