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Festival Watch | Pitchfork Music Festival

Festival Watch is a Tomorrows Verse feature where we break down festival news into the facts you need to know.Pitchfork Music Festival 7/20-22Headliners To WatchTame Impala Australian psych-rock band Tame Impala will bring their intensely trippy show for a Friday performance that will mark their first Chicago date in two years.Fleet Foxes...

On TV | Fleet Foxes Perform “Crack-Up” With Icelandic Choir

On TV features a quick recap of what weve been listening to at Tomorrows Verse headquarters.Who: Fleet Foxes with Icelandic, all-female vocal choir Graduale NobiliWhat: A dramatic, collaborative performance of Crack-Up taking place at the renowned Harpa Concert Hall in Iceland.You Need To Know: Produced by Consequence Of Sound and filmed in a...

Alex's Top 200 Albums Of 2017

For the last decade or so, Ive rounded up my favorite albums at the years end. Outside of satisfying some nerdy, personal desire of mine, it gives me a reason to revisit each album, spending November and December doing so, inevitably rediscovering some musical gems along the way. As the author of many album...

Late Night Roundup | Foo Fighters with Alice Cooper, Thundercat, Fleet Foxes & More

Watch some of Tomorrows Verses favorite bands hit the promotional late-night television circuit. 1. Fleet Foxes on The Late Show with Stephen ColbertHaving released one of the best albums of 2017, Seattle progressive-folk pioneers Fleet Foxes continue a lengthy tour and stopped by Colberts show to promote Crack-Up. The band brought a gorgeous rendition of Fools Errand,...

Review / Photos / Video / Setlist | Fleet Foxes @ Chicago Theatre 10/3/17

By: Alex Wood | Photos: Zach Stone (10/4 show)Despite finding critical and commercial success throughout their career, Fleet Foxes have had it tough.The band emerged as leaders of a folk renaissance in the music scene with their self-titled, 2008 debut, bringing a Simon & Garfunkel brand of acoustic music back into the mainstream.Yet before the...

This Week’s Shows | October 2 – October 9

The music scene in Chicago never slows down, and were here to keep you on track. Here is a list of Tomorrows Verses favorite shows in town this week.Fleet Foxes @ Chicago Theatre 10/3 & 10/4Progressive folk-rock pioneers Fleet Foxes return to Chicago for their first shows in the city since 2011. With an excellent new album,...

Newport Folk Festival | Stream Sets From Wilco, Fleet Foxes, Drive-By Truckers & More

Newport Folk Festival brought Wilco, Fleet Foxes, John Prine, The Avett Brothers, Jim James and more to Rhode Island for a weekend of music at the end of July.Thanks to NPR, fans can now hear full sets from a number of the performers, including Wilco, Fleet Foxes, Drive-By Truckers and more.  Nine sets...

On TV | Fleet Foxes Perform KEXP Session

On TV features a quick recap of some of the music were playing at the Tomorrows Verse headquarters.Who: Fleet FoxesWhat: The Seattle folk-rock pioneers performed a full session for the local and infamous radio station KEXP.You Need To Know: Within months of releasing their excellent new record Crack-Up and returning to the stage...

Late Night Roundup | Nathaniel Rateliff, Fleet Foxes, Nick Cave & More

Nathaniel Rateliff, Charles Berry Jr. & Charles Berry III perform Big Boys on The Tonight ShowRateliff performed with the late Chuck Berrys son and grandson on guitar on a blistering version of Big Boys from Berrys recent posthumous release, Chuck. With extra help from The Roots, the song captures the spirit and energy of the...

Setlist & Video: Fleet Foxes @ Chicago Theater 9/30/11

The young Seattle folk rockers made a case for why they belong in the big room, upgrading to a place that's as classy as their sound: the magnificent Chicago Theater. Fleet FoxesFriday, September 30, 2011The Plains/Bitter Dancer,Mykonos,English House,Battery Kinzie,Bedouin Dress,Sim Sala Bim,Your Protector,White Winter Hymnal,Ragged Wood,Montezuma,...