Bon Iver turns inward for vulnerable set at Fox Theater

Bon Iver’s most affecting works are seated in single moments of time — the quiet, pained words exchanged in the confines of cities and car seats. To witness Bon Iver at the Fox Theater last Thursday — the last night of its sold-out, three-night residency — then, might be its
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After 40 years, Bonnie Raitt still shines at Greek Theatre

Historically, we make the “fathers” of rock — who range from Johnny Cash to Robert Plant — deities, but neglect icons like Bonnie Raitt in the process. Men have monopolized rock as a whole, which negatively impacts the genre. But there are major players like Bonnie Raitt, a rockstar who
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Joanna Newsom’s ‘Divers’ is a worldly, lush experience

Critics love the term “baroque pop.” It’s perfectly convenient — it’s verbose, vague and intelligent-sounding. The only problem is they often blindly throw the term at all music they find praiseworthy but unclassifiable, such as that of Kanye, Bon Iver and St. Vincent. It’s been separated from what it truly
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Top 10 Albums of the Year

10. Childish Gambino: Camp Childish Gambino is the perfect name for comedian Donald Glover’s hip-hop alter ego. With his debut album, Camp, Glover seamlessly melds the innocent whimsy of childhood with a harder, personal edge. As a writer for “30 Rock” and an actor on NBC’s “Community,” Glover has already
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Bon Iver: BON IVER

Bon Iver, founded by vocalist and mastermind Justin Vernon, has issued their big statement with their latest, Bon Iver. Coming in with stuttering electric guitar and military drums, “Perth” opens Bon Iver as a cinematic statement. It’s an album looking to push Bon Iver to Radiohead importance. With the songs
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