Posts Tagged ‘Town Hall’

Lily Allen

I will admit that I was quite obsessed with Lily Allen’s first album Alright, Still. Which means that I have been greatly anticipating her second release, which will be entitled It’s Not Me, It’s You. I’m a little nervous that it won’t be nearly as good as the first, but judging by the first song on the album, “The Fear”, it may not be so bad. The song is not as edgy as the stuff on her first album, but sounds pretty nice nonetheless. Here’s the brand new video for the song. And expect to see the album in stores on February 10th.

“The Fear”:

Also, thanks to Ian France over at the Danish Poet Blog, take a look at this new video of a Christmas song that the Killers wrote with Elton John and Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys. That’s quite the company. Ho Ho Ho!

“Joseph, Better You Than Me”

And thanks to Pitchfork for this new Fujiya & Miyagi Video for the song “Sore Thumb”, off of their brand new album Lightbulbs.

“Sore Thumb”:Vodpod videos no longer available.

By the way, I am going to see Bon Iver and the the Tallest Man on Earth play on Thursday at Town Hall in NYC and I am really excited. Just thought you should know.

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Sarah Siskind must be getting a lot of attention these days since Bon Iver has decided to end every show on their most recent tour with a cover of her song “Lovin’s For Fools”. Justin Vernon’s music picks are usually pretty solid. Touring with Bowerbirds, covering Sarah Siskind, and the next time I will see Bon Iver play in New York City on the 10th of December at Town Hall, opening for them will be the amazing Tallest Man On Earth. Here’s a tip for you. Whatever Justin Vernon says, goes. That man has some good taste in music.

Anyways, here’s a video of Bon Iver performing “Lovin’s For Fools” with the songwriter herself, Sarah Siskind.

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