Tag: Kurt Vile

Kurt Vile Unveils Duet with the Late John Prine

Listen to “How Lucky” from Vile’s forthcoming EP

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Levitation 2019

Angel Olsen, The Flaming Lips, Chelsea Wolfe, Dinosaur Jr., and more brought their psychedelic sounds to Austin this past weekend.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2019

Featuring sets from Emmylou Harris, Fantastic Negrito, Robert Plant, and more. 

WATCH: Kurt Vile Takes to the Catskills in New Doc Short “(bottle back)”

Nearing the one-year anniversary of “Bottle It In,” the songwriter takes us behind the scenes of the album’s making.

WATCH: Kurt Vile Brings the Jams to NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert

The master of mellow guitar gold turns up and chills out at the famed office concert series.

Kurt Vile’s New Song Is Really Good and You Should Listen to It

Put that Amazon Prime membership to good use and check out “Timing Is Everything (And I’m Falling Behind).”

Kurt Vile, “Bottle It In”

“Bottle It In”‘s pace is unhurried, strutting to a destination without much concern for how long it takes to get there.

100 Percent Happy: Courtney Barnett Is Letting It All Go

Courtney Barnett has been building quite the home for herself in our cultural pantheon. But she needs a place for her cat to stay, too.

SXSW 2018: The Portraits

Photographer Carlo Cavaluzzi captures Kurt Vile, Dr. Octagon, and more between sets.

FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Friday

Day three of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Porches, Kurt Vile, Speedy Ortiz, and more. 

The Best Albums of 2017

Twenty-five full-lengths that kept us going, one way or the other. 

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Desert Daze 2017

A not so Coachella experience in the sand.

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, “Lotta Sea Lice”

The songs of Barnett and Vile are deliberately gnarled and unkempt, and never sound nearly as fussed-over as they probably are.

PREMIERE: Philly Roots Group Oldermost Deny Wanting “Honey With Tea”

The quartet are the latest in the suddenly long line of hazy, phased-out Philadelphia folk groups.

PREMIERE: Big Search Embark Upon Just That in “Can’t Understand the News” Video

The former member of Foreign Born and The Cave-Ins goes it alone.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Lollapalooza 2016 Days One and Two (7/28–29/2016)

Feast your eyes!

Twenty-Three Short Stories About Lolla

This ain’t no recap, it’s a reenactment.

Radiohead, LCD Soundsytem, RHCP Come Back via Chicago: Lollapalooza 2016 Lineup Announced

Rumbling the walls of the Art Institute of Chicago for four days and nights this summer.

Bonnaroo Announces Lineup for Fifteenth Annual Festival

June 9–12 on the farm.

WATCH: Kurt Vile, A$APs Rocky and Ferg, Nick Kroll, Jessica Chastain, Rob Corddry, Many Others Voice Animals in New HBO Animated Series

“I’m a job creator, watch this.”

FLOOD’s Best of 2015: Our Favorite Songs

We moved, we grooved, we were soothed.

FLOOD’s Best of 2015: Music (#4)

We continue our countdown of the year’s best music with our #4 record of 2015.

Four Days and Four Nights at Le Guess Who? Festival

Running wild in the streets of Utrecht, Netherlands.

WATCH: Kurt Vile Tickles the Ivories For a Stripped-Down Performance of “Lost My Head There” in Paris

“Had a little funky psychosis”

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Austin City Limits Festival Weekend One (10/2–4/2015)

Riding high through weekend one of Austin’s other major festival.

LISTEN: Tinariwen Share “Tinde Final” From Upcoming “Live In Paris, Oukis N’Asuf’”

The Tuareg desert-rockers’ live set is out November 20 on Wedge.

LIVE-STREAM: Austin City Limits Music Festival This Weekend

All of the music, none of the heat.

Kurt Vile, “b’lieve i’m goin down…”

The illusion of looseness is present in Vile’s nearly slurred phrasing, although the precision of his finger-picking and attention to production value suggests he is nothing if not fully aware of where he is going.

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