Taylor Goldsmith, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James, Mumford and Sons’ Marcus Mumford, Elvis Costello, Carolina Chocolate Drops’ Rhiannon Giddens, and T-Bone Burnett have teamed up to create music for two-dozen recently discovered lyrics written by Bob Dylan. Learn more HERE.
Sorry for the poor quality, but here are some stills from Brandon’s appearance in the “La Blogothèque” video. I’m sure HQ ones will be/have been published but I just enjoyed these so much that I have to share them.
Dawes will be releasing a limited edition split seven-inch with Conor Oberst for Record Store Day (April 19). It features Dawes covering Bright Eyes’ “Easy/Lucky/Free” and Conor Oberst covering Dawes’ “Million Dollar. More info at http://dawestheband.com
File under “things we love.” Conor Oberst revisited “Lua” from 2004’s I’m Wide Awake, It’s Morning, but this time he’s backed by First Aid Kit and Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes. The gorgeous rendition comes from a Cardinal Session recorded at Haldern Pop Festival.