Giveaway: Conor Oberst, May 23 at George's
Fayetteville FlyerGiveaway: Conor Oberst, May 23 at George's Majestic LoungeFayetteville FlyerIt went on for several minutes. People were literally dancing along in the parking lot at 3 a.m.. That's unlikely to happen again when Oberst and band show up for a show at George's on May 23, but part of the beauty of live music and performance is is ...
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 3:00 pm
Nelsonville Fest 2017 lineup (Ween, TMBG,
Brooklyn Vegan (blog)Nelsonville Fest 2017 lineup (Ween, TMBG, Emmylou Harris, Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, more)Brooklyn Vegan (blog)Nelsonville Music Festival returns to Nelsonville, Ohio's Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College from June 1-4. The lineup includes Ween, They Might Be Giants, Emmylou Harris, Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, Rodriguez, Cloud Nothings, Parquet ...
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 7:03 am
'Sounds' review: Conor Oberst, Spoon and
'Sounds' review: Conor Oberst, Spoon and Minus the BearScranton Times-TribuneTHE NITTY GRITTY: Last fall, Oberst released the unplugged and intimate “Ruminations,” a ten-song collection featuring the man accompanied only by his acoustic guitar, piano and harmonica. “Salutations” is that record's companion piece, featuring all ...and more »
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 1:00 am
Conor Oberst talks staying sane, his
San Francisco ChronicleConor Oberst talks staying sane, his addiction to musicSan Francisco ChronicleLess than six months after releasing his previous album, “Ruminations,” Conor Oberst is back with its follow-up, “Salutations,” a record that contains full-band versions of the same songs alongside a handful of new ones. Calling from his home in Omaha ...
Posted on 3 May 2017 | 11:11 am
Conor Oberst: Salutations - Relix
RelixConor Oberst: SalutationsRelix“And they're spread gossamer thin/ Pushed to the edge, frayed at the ends,” Conor Oberst sings over a folk-rock waltz, detailing one man's spiral into substance abuse and infidelity. But the line feels relevant to the songwriter's own career: In 2015 ...
Posted on 3 May 2017 | 6:33 am
Stay Positive: Craig Finn Looks Back on the
I think that’s why it’s my favorite song on that record. Conor Oberst was saying how he makes a new record and goes on tour, and people don’t really react to the songs on this record, but when you play the ones from last record, now they love them.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:49 pm
Jenny Lewis' Great Voyage Ends in Santa Ana
Recalling past performances by the Queen of indie rock, I ran through her Royal Court of regular special guests: Conor Oberst, Tim Kasher, Ben Gibbard, M Ward, the Watson Twins and more recently, LA's latest and greatest girl power group, Haim. It was ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:45 am
Lessons in Pop Domination with Halsey
"The people I look up to as vocalists are Patti Smith, Bob Dylan and Conor Oberst, because they had something to say and the fact that they're not Mariah Carey or Elton John isn't going to hold them back. I didn't make it through the first round of the X ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:46 am
See Through Dresses Share
Often on the road people identify Omaha as the sound of Saddle Creek Records, and it's not uncommon for people to ask us about Conor Oberst and Tim Kasher, or for them to expect See Through Dresses to sound like Bright Eyes. This of course is amusing to us ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:18 am
Hot Tickets | Disturbed announces show at
Angst-ridden frontman Conor Oberst unleashes his most angst-filled band, Desaparecidos, at the Music Farm on Oct. 25. The So So Glos and Bandroidz are also on the bill. Tickets are on sale now for $20 at the box office or online at www.musicfarm.com.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:34 am