Tag: Justin Vernon

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Popblerd’s Best Albums of 2012: Mike A’s List

Popblerd writer Mike A lists his Top Ten albums of 2012....

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The Popblerd Halftime Show: Mike A’s Best of 2012 So Far

Popblerd writer Mike A. lists his Top 10 albums of the first half of 2012 as well as a few of his most anticipated releases for the second...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The National, “High Violet”

I’m sure it is a little bittersweet when your band has its highest debut ever –#3 to be exact —  on the Billboard 200...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Joanna Newsom @ MusicNOW Festival in Cincinnati, 3/30/10

Frequent Popdose punchline Joanna Newsom hauls her harp onto the front page for Kelly Stitzel's live review. Will we have one on her?...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Volcano Choir, “Unmap”

I’m a big fan of Justin Vernon in his day job as Bon Iver. His is one of the freshest and most creative voices to emerge from the...

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CD Review: Various Artists, “Dark Was the Night” and “War Child Presents Heroes”

It’s no secret that tribute albums and charity compilations can be hit-or-miss affairs at best. In the case of the latter, all you...

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CD Review: Bon Iver, “Blood Bank [EP]”

Last year Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon blended his personal story, haunting melodies, and evocative lyrics on an album called For Emma,...