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Photos: Outside Lands Day 1 Highlights — Remi Wolf, Sharon Van Etten, Bartees Strange, Khruangbin and more

As everyone begins to feel their way into the new world of “almost” post pandemic it’s worth noting that nothing is the “same as it ever was” (sorry David Byrne). And as the big music fests put their feet into the water, Outside Lands was noticeably different from years past. Make of it what you […]

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Shamir offers a heart-wrenching and lush cover of “Dsharpg” for Sharon van Etten’s “epic Ten”

Sharon van Etten has tapped the eclectically talented Shamir for her latest single/cover off epic Ten, this time for a visceral rework of the sonorous ballad “Dsharpg” off Etten’s Epic. In keeping with the other singles that have been previewed so far, like IDLES version of “Peace Signs,” the covers are loyal to the raw […]

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IDLES share a punkish rework of Sharon van Etten’s “Peace Signs” for ‘Epic’ Ten Year Anniversary

Epic Ten the anniversary reissue of Sharon van Etten’s album Epic has been heralded with the arrival of IDLES‘ cover of the song “Peace Signs.” Offering their punkish sentiments and a rollicking vigor to the song’s virulent melancholy, IDLES translate the song loyally into a powerful crescendo of dueling guitars and clamorous percussion without losing […]

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Sharon Van Etten and Josh Homme collaborate
Sharon Van Etten and Josh Homme collaborate on heartfelt quarantine video covering Nick Lowe’s “(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding?”

Sharon Van Etten and Josh Homme have teamed up for a poignant cover of Nick Lowe’s “(What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding?” The song was recently featured on  Hulu’s new TV series, The Great. Led by the touching vocals of Van Etten, Homme also lends those buttery vocals, along with some lulling slide guitar and percussion. […]

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Sharon Van Etten “sold out the fucking Ace” and delivered an electrifying performance

Friday night and the feeling was so right down town at the Theatre at Ace for a night of musical therapy. Sharon Van Etten sold the beautiful space out to strike us with her matchless talent. Warming up the audience was Nilüfer Yanya. The young musician hails from West London with great presence. I know […]

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Sasquatch! 2015 roundup — the good, the bad, and the surprising

This past Memorial Day Weekend, I flew from Los Angeles to Seattle for my first ever Sasquatch! Music Festival at The Gorge. I found a ride and camp mates via a ride-sharing site and arrived Thursday mid-afternoon, with the music kicking off Friday and extending all the way through the Monday holiday. It was my first […]

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The 20 Hottest Women in Indie Music (and then some)

As we noted in our 20 Hottest Men in Indie Music feature last month, it’s hard not to fall in love with a talented musician when they’re on stage giving you a memorable performance. Now it’s time to give the accomplished ladies their shine. From their extraordinary talents, to the way they own the stage, and […]

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Lorde shows tremendous growth at Greek Theatre delivering spectacular performance

A few songs in front of her headlining set at The Greek Theatre on Monday night, teenaged sensation Lorde acknowledged that the last time she played Los Angeles “proper”, she was at The Belasco and The Echoplex, just a little more than a year ago. There was no better way to note how far she’d […]

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Sharon Van Etten Woos the El Rey Theatre with an impeccable performance

This past Saturday, Sharon Van Etten took on the El Rey Theater for a somber set of emotional numbers, belting her classic melodies out with a sold-out crowd singing along. Upon entering the stage clad in a black and gold-lamé pencil skirt with her seasoned four-piece backing band serenading along, she picked up her acoustic […]

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Win Tickets to Sharon Van Etten at the El Rey Theatre

  Brooklyn singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten headlines the El Rey Theatre on Saturday, June 28.  She’s on tour now in support of her new album, Are We There, featuring gorgeous, heartfelt tracks such as “Every Time The Sun Comes Up” and “Taking Chances.”  Peep our previous features on Sharon Van Etten and expect nothing short […]

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