Oh, Father John! The recording artist occasionally known as Josh Tillman has been pretty quiet as of late, focused on touring in support of his most recent album God’s Favorite Customer, but he let loose a bit at the end of his show in Belgium yesterday. More »
Castle Rock is a new Hulu TV series that brings together characters and settings from the work of Stephen King — or as a new press release defines it, “a psychological-horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse.” King regulars such as Bill Skarsgard (Pennywise the clown from the IT remake), Sissy Spacek (Carrie from … More »
The Spotify Single is swiftly becoming an album-promotion tradition, not that different from a Tiny Desk Concert or a stop on the late-night circuit. The idea is this: An artist visits the Spotify studios and plays a live-in-studio take on a new song, one that usually doesn’t sound too different from the on-record version. And … More »
Father John Misty released God’s Favorite Customer — one of the best albums of the year — in June. Yesterday, he performed at Historic Fort York in Toronto, where he brought out Jenny Lewis for the new LP’s title track. We’ve already seen him perform “More »
New York City’s Panorama Festival was forced to cancel programming and evacuate the grounds due to inclement weather on its opening day. The festival began around 1:45 EST, and fans started to receive alerts that the festival was being evacuated due to severe weather at 5:00PM EST. The cancellation remained effective through the first day.
We are evacuating the island due to severe weather. Please exit the way you entered. Ferries and shuttles are running and the pedestrian bridge is open. Panorama has been cancelled for today and we will see you tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/jrzEf9V8oj
— Panorama (@PanoramaNYC) July 27, 2018
The Weeknd, Migos, The Black Madonna, and Father John Misty are among the artists who were slated to perform headlining slots for the opening day. Panorama has not released an announcement around plans to reschedule the artists’ sets. The festival has now resumed its second day of programming, with Janet Jackson, Lil Wayne, and St. Vincent among the talent lined up for the day.
Last month, Father John Misty released God’s Favorite Customer, one of the best albums of 2018 so far. FJM has already shared some great music videos from the tracklist. A surrealist hotel nightmare unfolded in “Mr. Tillman,” morbid claymation illustrated “More »
Earlier this month, Josh Tillman released his fourth LP under the Father John Misty moniker — the stunning, weathered, and deeply personal God’s Favorite Customer, one of the best albums of the year so far. Along the way, he shared a handful of advance singles and a couple of accompanying videos. First, there was … More »
This weekend, just as the annual Northside festival was going down in Brooklyn, New York, the similarly named NorthSide festival was taking place thousands of miles away in Aarhus, Denmark. Björk, Future Islands, the War On Drugs, Thundercat, Queens Of The Stone Age, Tyler The Creator, Liam Gallagher, Rostam, the Internet, Earl Sweatshirt, Deerhunter, Rhye, … More »
While recording the most vulnerable album of his career — which is also one of the best albums of the year so far — Father John Misty found time to appear in the the new movie Hotel Artemis. Mr. Tillman also contributed a new song to the film that doesn’t appear on the … More »
Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late ’60s? National leaders were gunned down right and left. Entire generations were asserting themselves loudly. War was erupting, and nobody seemed quite certain why. People were walking on the moon. Hippie cults were chopping people up. A few … More »