Watch the new Bright Eyes video for "Shell Games" over on The Guardian website now.
Kyle Huntington on 02/16/11 - 09:38 AM
Bright Eyes has announced more UK live dates. Head to the replies for details. Also, head here to read an interview regarding the new album.

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Kyle Huntington on 02/10/11 - 10:01 AM
You can stream the new Bright Eyes' album, The People's Key, in its entirety over at NPR.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/31/11 - 01:35 AM
You can download a new Bright Eyes song, "Haile Selassie", here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/26/11 - 03:57 PM
New dates for the upcoming Bright Eyes tour have surfaced. Head to the replies to see them.
Matthew Tsai on 01/13/11 - 11:14 AM
Bright Eyes have confirmed a short and intimate tour of the UK. Head to the replies for details.
Kyle Huntington on 01/11/11 - 05:13 AM
Head to here to stream two new Bright Eyes songs.

Blake Solomon on 12/27/10 - 09:04 PM
Download a new Bright Eyes song titled "Shell Games" here. Pre-order The People's Key here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/21/10 - 08:33 AM
In a recent interview with Billboard, Conor Oberst talked about how Bright Eyes have ditched the sound we all know for a more "modern and contemporary rocking album" on The People's Key.
Kyle Huntington on 12/17/10 - 07:20 AM
Bright Eyes have announced a 2011 tour in support of the forthcoming album,The People's Key. Head to the replies for dates.
Kyle Huntington on 12/14/10 - 11:42 AM
Bright Eyes will release the new album, The People's Key, produced by Mike Mogis, on February 14th 2011. The band will be playing two special shows in 2011. Head to the replies for the tracklisting and more information on the shows.
Kyle Huntington on 11/30/10 - 10:16 AM
Head to the replies to check out a new video from Bright Eyes. The track, titled "Coyote Song," is being sold to raise money for The Florence Project, a charity that provides free legal help to immigrants detained in Arizona.
Ian Walker on 10/01/10 - 12:48 AM
The Republic Of Wolves' Mason Maggio recently did a cover of the Bright Eyes' "Landlocked Blues." It's in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 03/28/10 - 09:55 PM
Hear a new Bright Eyes track called "Happy Accident" from the re-release of the Bright Eyes/Neva Dinova collaboration album here.

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Blake Solomon on 03/12/10 - 08:08 AM
The 2010 reissue of Bright Eyes / Neva Dinova One Jug of Wine, Two Vessels is now available for pre-order from the Saddle Creek online store.

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Mike Kraft on 03/03/10 - 09:13 AM
Happy Birthday Conor Oberst and Matt Hoopes. They're both 30.

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Blake Solomon on 02/15/10 - 02:04 PM
Conor Oberst, Jim James, and M. Ward will be releasing an album under the supergroup name, Monsters of Folk. The band's self-titled album will drop in September.

Track Listing
01) Dear God (sincerely M.O.F.)
02) Say Please
03) Whole Lotta Losin'
04) Temazcal
05) The Right Place
06) Baby Boomer
07) Man Named Truth
08) Goodway
09) Ahead of the Curve
10) Slow Down Jo
11) Losin Yo Head
12) Magic Marker
13) Map of the World
14) The Sandman, the Brakeman and Me
15) His Masterís Voice
Steve Henderson on 06/12/09 - 09:28 AM
Check out the new Conor Oberst cover here.

Track Listing
1. Slowly (oh so slowly)
2. To all the Lights in the Windows
3. Big Black Nothing
4. Air Mattress
5. Cabbage Town
6. Ten Women
7. Difference is Time
8. Nikorette
9. White Shoes
10. Bloodline
11. Spoiled
12. Worldwide
13. Roosevelt Room
14. Eagle on a Pole
15. I got The Reason #2
16. Snake Hill

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Mike Kraft on 04/02/09 - 10:59 AM
The Killers cover of Bright Eyes' "Four Winds" can be found here.

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Mike Kraft on 03/28/09 - 08:54 AM
Bright Eyes' album, I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning, is now on sale at Amazon MP3 for $2.99.
Joe DeAndrea on 08/05/08 - 12:07 AM
Download a new Conor Oberst mp3 right here (right click -> save as).
Steve Henderson on 07/17/08 - 02:35 PM
Happy birthday to Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes). He turns 28 today.

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Tony Pascarella on 02/15/08 - 03:45 AM
Jim Ward will be playing the Barack Obama rally tomorrow at Slowdown in Omaha, NE. The show is free and Bright Eyes, Secret Life of Sparrows and M. Ward are also playing. Check the replies for info on how to get tickets.
Julia Conny on 02/06/08 - 07:29 PM
Is Conor Oberst to blame for the recent Omaha shootings? The author of this article seems to think so.

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Joe DeAndrea on 12/08/07 - 01:23 PM
The live version of "Coat Check" by Bright Eyes off the Causes 1 CD benefiting Darfur can be heard here (right click -> save as).

Source: Toolshed-media.com

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Anton Djamoos on 11/15/07 - 10:44 AM
Bright Eyes can be seen performing "Four Winds" on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno in the replies. The track is taken from the outfit's contemporary release, Cassadaga, which is available now via Saddle Creek Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/28/07 - 12:29 AM
Bright Eyes can be seen performing a new song at the Ogden Theatre in Denver, Colorado. The group are currently touring in support of their latest release, Cassadaga, which is available now courtesy of Saddle Creek Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/22/07 - 06:42 PM
Bright Eyes have launched an exclusive, fan-only ticketing system, in which fans can purchase tickets for their forthcoming headlining tour. You can use the password "omaha" to gain access to the page.

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Brandon Allin on 09/13/07 - 08:08 AM
Bright Eyes have announced a huge string of fall tour dates.
Tour DatesSeptember
13 Denver, CO - Ogden Theatre @
14 Boise, ID - Big Easy Concert House @
15 Spokane, WA - Big Easy Concert House @
16 Olympia, WA - Capital Theatre @
18 Fairbanks, AK - University of Alaska - Fairbanks @
19 Anchorage, AK - University of Alaska - Anchorage @
20 Anchorage, AK - University of Alaska - Anchorage @
22 Seattle, WA - Quest Field (End Fest)
23 Eugene, OR - McDonald Theatre
24 Chico, CA - Senator Theatre
29 Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Bowl (With M.Ward)

3 Mexico City, Mexico - Vive Cuervo Salon
19 Chicago, IL - Chicago Theatre
20 Kalamazoo, MI - State Theatre
21 Champaign, IL - Foellinger...
Steve Henderson on 08/24/07 - 11:46 AM
Bright Eyes have extended their tour.

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Jared Kaufman on 08/14/07 - 10:41 AM
Missed Bright Eyes on Letterman last night? Don't worry, you can watch it in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 06/05/07 - 02:11 PM
Following up on yesterday's news post, the signed guitar by Conor Oberst was a mistake and was never meant to be "put up for sale."
Jamie Pham on 04/12/07 - 06:10 PM
Apparently, Costco is selling signed guitars by Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes.
Jamie Pham on 04/11/07 - 04:11 PM
You can check out Bright Eyes's performance on AOL sessions right here. He is joined in the studio by M Ward.
Lueda Alia on 04/10/07 - 03:09 PM
Here are today's album reviews.
New Reviews 04.10Bright Eyes - Cassadaga (Drew Beringer)
Melee - Devils & Angels (Tony Pascarella)
Band Marino - The Sea & The Beast (Russ Hockenbury)
Drew Beringer on 04/10/07 - 08:51 AM
According to Best Buy's website, Bright Eyes upcoming album, Cassadaga, will be on sale for $7.99 next Tuesday, April 10th.
Drew Beringer on 04/03/07 - 10:56 PM
You can stream the entire new Bright Eyes album, Cassadaga, at the Saddle Creek Records website. The album hits stores on April 10th.

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Ryan Imhof on 03/31/07 - 09:24 AM
Conor Oberst wants ?uestlove to drum on the next Bright Eyes album.

Source: Rolling Stone
Jared Kaufman on 03/19/07 - 11:30 AM
You can now pre-order the new Bright Eyes album, Cassadaga, at Saddle-Creek's website. Also, the new Bright Eyes website has been launched.

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Jon Foucart on 03/04/07 - 06:04 PM
Tickets for Bright Eyes' two upcoming UK shows will go on-sale to the general public this Friday, February 9th.
ShowsLondon -- March 16th
Oxford -- March 18th

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Jared Kaufman on 02/08/07 - 08:50 AM
Read an article here regarding Bright Eyes' new album, Cassadaga, which is due April 10th via Saddle Creek. The tracklisting can be found below.
Tracklisting01. Clairaudients (Kill or Be Killed)
02. Four Winds
03. If the Brakeman Turns My Way
04. Hot Knives
05. Make a Plan To Lose Me
06. Soul Singer in a Session Band
07. Classic Cars
08. Middleman
09. Cleanse Song
10. No One Would Riot for Less
11. Coat Check Dream Song
12. I Must Belong Somewhere
13. Lime Tree

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Jared Kaufman on 02/06/07 - 02:33 PM
Bright Eyes will be filming a video in the Los Angeles-area this Friday, February 2nd and would love to have some fans in attendance. If you're interested and would like more information, send your name and contact information to brighteyesvideo@yahoo.com; you must be 18 years or older.

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Jared Kaufman on 02/01/07 - 07:47 AM
Bright Eyes will be taping an interview for MTVU's Backstage Pass today. In one part of the program, Conor Oberst will be taking questions from fans. If you have something you've always wanted to ask him, now is the time to do so. Submit questions here.

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Jared Kaufman on 01/26/07 - 07:51 AM
Bright Eyes have signed a deal to distribute outside of North America through Polydor Records, according to Pitchfork. Don't worry, the band is still on Saddle Creek in North America. Also mentioned in the article, the band will release an EP in early March and their next full-length on April 10th.

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Tony Pascarella on 01/19/07 - 09:47 AM
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