Video: Iron & Wine – “Bitter Truth” Directed by Hannah Welever. From Beast Epic, out now on Sub Pop. Man, if my middle school student activities coordinator had booked Iron & Wine to play my formal dance I’d have been pissed! Can you imagine the heckling? Although it’s funny to think about Sam Beam covering … Continue reading New Iron and Wine video: Bitter Truth
Video: Iron & Wine – “Thomas County Law” From Beast Epic, out now on Sub Pop Boy, Sam Beam is taking full advantage of his impressive beard in the latest Iron & Wine video, portraying a old-timey Southern preacher setting up for a funeral. He was born to play this role. But this is a … Continue reading New Iron and Wine video: Thomas County Law
Video: Iron & Wine – “Call It Dreaming” From Beast Epic, due August 25 on Sub Pop. Do you miss the old Iron & Wine? When it was pretty much just Sam Beam and a guitar? Before he got all into world music or whatever the hell he’s been doing for the past ten years? … Continue reading New Iron and Wine video: Call It Dreaming
Maybe in honor of the death of Geocities, the fine folks at Sub Pop have put up a fantastic new mini-site where you can download a 14-song mix from the label’s recent releases. Of course, 11 of the 14 tracks were already available on their regular website, but this lets you grab it all in … Continue reading New Sub Pop Mix Tape
It’s been a while since we’ve rounded up the latest MP3s that Sub Pop has posted. Enjoy. • Iron and Wine – “Innocent Bones” from The Shepherd’s Dog • Kinski – “Plan, Steal, Drive” from Down Below It’s Chaos • The Helio Sequence – “Keep Your Eyes Ahead” from Keep Your Eyes Ahead • Kelley … Continue reading Sub Pop MP3 Roundup
When it’s mid-70s and breezy, you can wear jeans if you want, you can drink good beer, and you can work your way through a thick crowd occasionally bumping into a scantily clad young person without immediately being covered in stank.
MP3: Iron and Wine – “Boy With a Coin” from The Shepherd’s Dog, out September 25 on Subpop. Psychedelic world music! The single contains two non-album bonus tracks: “Carried Home” and “Kingdom of the Animals.” Additional recent Subpop mp3s after the jump…
Billboard tells us that new new Iron & Wine album, The Shepherd’s Dog, is due September 25 on Sub Pop, and says it’s Sam Beam’s “most eclectic and adventurous music to date.” Can’t wait. Previous MP3s (courtesy of Sup Pop): • “Southern Anthem” from The Creek Drank the Cradle • “Lion’s Mane” from The Creek … Continue reading New Iron and Wine Soon: The Shepherd’s Dog
In the first of a three-part series covering Lollapalooza 2006, we check out Cursive, eels, Stars, Ryan Adams, Lady Sovereign, Iron & Wine, The Raconteurs, and Sleater-Kinney.