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11:57 AM on 06/21/12 
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Argentine
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If I want to listen to his lower register more prominently, I'll listen to his solo recordings. Those are good. He sings in a lower register on them.
10:26 AM on 06/27/12 
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Neo Cassady
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U.S. tour dates for those who don't visit the front page.

09/12/12 Providence, RI- Providence Performing Arts Center ^
09/13/12 Boston, MA- Bank of America Pavilion ^
09/15/12 Columbia, MD- Merriweather Post Pavilion ^
09/16/12 Philadelphia, PA- Mann Center for the Performing Arts ^
09/17/12 Cooperstown, NY- Ommegang Brewery ^
09/19/12 New York, NY- Radio City Music Hall
09/20/12 New York, NY- Radio City Music Hall
09/21/12 New York, NY- Radio City Music Hall
09/22/12 New York, NY- Radio City Music Hall

No love for the midwest still.
04:52 PM on 08/08/12 
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Fuck man how is this album only a little over a year old. Going back and rereading the thread at everyone's first impressions. Wish mine weren't deleted =[

can't wait to see them again in September
08:43 PM on 08/08/12 
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Fuck man how is this album only a little over a year old. Going back and rereading the thread at everyone's first impressions. Wish mine weren't deleted =[

can't wait to see them again in September
No kidding.

I still stand by my earlier comment that this album is a modern day masterpiece.
01:50 AM on 08/09/12 
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over a year later, and I'm still not over "Beth/Rest."

my gosh. this album.
09:06 AM on 08/09/12 
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I still listen to this a lot. I liked it at first, but didn't think I would have liked it more than For Emma. Well, now the tables have turned.
09:08 AM on 08/09/12 
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i've been listening to this album all week, after not listening to it for a few months. it's so great.
09:50 AM on 08/09/12 
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they performed an hour away from me yesterday, so bummed I couldn't go.. tickets were like 50 euros (over 60usd), that was just too much for me..
12:34 PM on 09/24/12 
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I listened to this album today and loved it like usual. I wish I could make out more of the lyrics though, I think of the vocals similar to Jonsi's vocals, in the way that they're basically used as an additional instrument. He could be singing about anything and I'd love the album, but I'd like to be able to make out more than the odd sentence.
01:17 PM on 09/24/12 
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I listened to this album today and loved it like usual. I wish I could make out more of the lyrics though, I think of the vocals similar to Jonsi's vocals, in the way that they're basically used as an additional instrument. He could be singing about anything and I'd love the album, but I'd like to be able to make out more than the odd sentence.

Yeah, definitely. I'm pretty sure he's said that that's the intention in an interview too.
01:20 PM on 09/24/12 
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Michicant has become one of my favorite songs. It's so perfect in my mind.
05:56 PM on 09/25/12 
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Neo Cassady
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http://blog.thecurrent.org/post/2012...ccess-bon-iver

Quote:
Campbell: What is the latest with Bon Iver? What are you up to these days?

Vernon: Winding it down. I look at it like a faucet. I have to turn it off and walk away from it because so much of how that music comes together is subconscious or discovering. There's so much attention on the band, it can be distracting at times. I really feel the need to walk away from it while I still care about it. And then if I come back to it - if at all - I'll feel better about it and be renewed or something to do that.

I'm going to be so disappointed if there isn't another run of U.S. shows.

Edit: Watching the Radio City set, Justin says those will be their last shows in the states for the foreseeable future. I'm gonna go lock myself in my room and cry now.
07:08 PM on 09/25/12 
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Neo Cassady
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The aforementioned Radio City set. It's only up until tomorrow so Offliberty that sucker.

08:46 AM on 10/06/12 
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http://blog.thecurrent.org/post/2012...ccess-bon-iver



I'm going to be so disappointed if there isn't another run of U.S. shows.

Edit: Watching the Radio City set, Justin says those will be their last shows in the states for the foreseeable future. I'm gonna go lock myself in my room and cry now.

He's just going home to write a new record man. Think about how extreme they've been touring.
09:04 AM on 10/06/12 
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TJ Wells
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He's just going home to write a new record man. Think about how extreme they've been touring.
"I really feel the need to walk away from it while I still care about it. And then if I come back to it - if at all - I'll feel better about it and be renewed or something to do that."

Um...that seems pretty clear cut to me.



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