Tag Archives: Aaron Dessner

Who wants/needs some new music from The National?

Sharon Van Etten’s latest offering Are We There, deserves a permanent place in your library

– ★★★

We sent Renee along to see a special screening of The National’s Mistaken for Strangers.

I think she liked it – ★★★★★

Celebrate Christmas with Sufjan Stevens’ Silver & Gold; a 58 track collection of Christmas tunes.

Ahead of next week’s arrival of The National’s sixth studio record, Trouble Will Find Me, the quintet have delivered the music video for latest single ‘Sea of Love.’

Just the other day, Californian indie-rock lads Local Natives dropped sophomore record ‘Hummingbird.’ Helping the fellas out on the new record is The National‘s Aaron Dessner.

Christmas has come early this year with the arrival of Sufjan Stevens‘ latest gargantuan Christmas anthology, Silver & Gold: Songs for Christmas Volumes 6-10.  The collection contains 58 songs/over five EPs which the dream-boat meticulously pieced together with the help from Aaron and Bryce Dessner (The National) and Arcade Fire’s Richard Reed Parry. Put a few days aside to get lost in Sufjan’s messed up world: Silver & Gold: […]

Hummingbird is the follow-up album to 2010’s critically acclaimed record Gorilla Manor from Californian indie rock quartet Local Natives. Take a listen to ‘Breakers,’ the LP’s first single.

Next month, Sufjan Stevens will be delivering a king-sized Christmas boxset. Titled Silver & Gold: Songs for Christmas, Volumes 6-10, ‘Christmas Unicorn’ is its first seasonal single.