Watch St. Vincent Perform Her Lovely Reworked Version Of “New York” On Kimmel

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St-Vincent-on-KimmelThis past weekend, St. Vincent released MassEducation, her radically reworked new version of MASSEDUCTION, the album that she released last year. Where MASSEDUCTION was an experiment in bright, intense day-glo pop music, MassEducation takes all those same songs and transforms them into minimal torch-song ballads. Both versions, it turns out, can … More »

Watch St. Vincent & Doveman Cover Joni Mitchell At Newport

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St. VincentOver the weekend, St. Vincent performed at the Newport Folk Festival. Annie Clark did a stripped-down set for the Rhode Island institution, with Doveman’s Thomas Bartlett accompanying her on piano. During the set, she covered Joni Mitchell’s “Court And Spark,” off the legendary musician’s 1974 album of the same name. More »

Norah Jones – “My Heart Is Full”

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Norah JonesThe last time we heard from jazz-pop superstar Norah Jones, she was singing a joke song about how ladies don’t poop. She’s in a much more serious mood on her new single “My Heart Is Full,” her first new material since 2016’s Day Breaks, which finds her confronting society’s ills over a swelling, heartbeat-like … More »

Watch Sufjan Stevens & St. Vincent Perform At The 2018 Oscars

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Say what you will about the bloated pomp of the Oscars, but if they get Sufjan Stevens to perform with St. Vincent, Moses Sumney, and Chris Thile on a national telecast, then they’re doing something right. There’s some precedent for this kind of indie underdog story at the Oscars, of course, with Elliott Smith’s “Miss … More »