Video: Courtney Barnett – “Sunday Roast” From Tell Me How You Really Feel, out now on Milk, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. Warning: This YouTube instructional video does not actually teach you how to play the song. That said, Courtney Barnett is super charming and funny and could easily become a superstar YouTuber if that’s what … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Sunday Roast
Video: Courtney Barnett – “City Looks Pretty” From Tell Me How You Really Feel, out on May 18 on Milk, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. Courtney Barnett is a treasure. “City Looks Pretty” is the third single from her upcoming album, Tell Me How You Really Feel, and this one is as great as the previous … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: City Looks Pretty
Video: Courtney Barnett – “Need A Little Time” Directed by Danny Cohen. From Tell Me How You Really Feel, out on May 18 on Milk, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. It would be fun to compile a playlist of all the songs about how hard it is to be a rock star. Start with Seger’s “Turn … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Need A Little Time
Video: Courtney Barnett – “Nameless, Faceless” Animated by Lucy Dyson. From Tell Me How You Really Feel, out on May 18 on Milk, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. Courtney Barnett is such a badass. In “Nameless, Faceless” she directly links dudes who troll on social media with the snowflakes who kill women for laughing at them. … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Nameless, Faceless
Video: Courtney Barnett + Kurt Vile – “Continental Breakfast” From Lotta Sea Lice, out October 13 on Matador Records. As if these two couldn’t get more lovable, now we get to see Courtney and Kurt goofing around their homes with their families, separated by thousands of miles of ocean, but bonded in joie de vivre. … Continue reading Kurt and Courtney share Continental Breakfast
Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile are the cute stoner couple who swear they’re just friends (and don’t even smoke down) and it’s totally true but I still want to believe the better story. To the joy of everyone who loves them both, they announced an upcoming collaboration called Lotta Sea Lice, due October 13 on Matador. … Continue reading Courtney Loves Kurt: Over Everything
YouTube: Courtney Barnett – “Elevator Operator” She’s the best. More than a year after the release of Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit Courtney Barnett releases a star-studded video for “Elevator Operator.” Glad to see she’s doing well enough to invest in a high production video. I’m too much of an … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Elevator Operator
Video: Courtney Barnett – “Pedestrian At Best”
I was hoping this video would have a happy ending, but — spoiler alert! — no such luck. A great new song from her upcoming album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit, due March 24 on Mom+Pop.
Barnett’s Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas was one of my faves of last year after hearing “History Eraser” on satellite radio. That song nailed just about everything I like in my rock and roll: perfect scuzzy slacker folk fuzz. It sounded like it had been written for me. She was great at Lollapalooza last year too. Hopefully she tours a lot for this album because I’d love to see her in a dark club instead of in a “grove” in the middle of the day.
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We finally sorted through our Lolla pics (taken by the unsinkable Jolie Brown) and just uploaded a bunch of them to Flickr. In case you missed it, here’s our Lolla 2014 wrap up. Enjoy the photos. Iggy Azalea (Flickr album) [slickr-flickr search=sets set=72157646340072796 captions=off delay=3] Outkast (Flickr album) [slickr-flickr search=sets set=72157645981471029 captions=off delay=3]