My Morning Jacket Stories

Setlist / Video / Stream / Download | My Morning Jacket @ Chicago Theatre 6/10/15

My Morning Jacket settled into night two of the Chicago Theatre, not repeating a single song from Tuesday. Here's the song list: an eleven song "set" and an eleven song "encore", followed by setlist.fm's breakdowns of which albums the songs came from. They may give you some clues to expect for tonight's Chicago run...

Setlist / Video | My Morning Jacket @ Chicago Theatre 6/9/15

My Morning Jacket kicked off a three night run at Chicago Theatre last night. Here's the song list, which played like two halves, mellow at first, then big and rocking in the end and a few videos fromBigSkyVIP,Norm SmythandGeorge Villalobos.Believe (Nobody Knows)The DarkHeartbreakin ManFirst LightX-Mas CurtainRollin BackLike A RiverKnot Comes LooseSoonerNothing to...

Stream or Download | My Morning Jacket @ Taste Of Chicago 7/4/06

2006 was a big year for My Morning Jacket.Z, considered by many to be a high point of the bands studio work, was released less than a year prior, and marked a decisive change in the bands sound, abandoning much of their gritty southern-rock roots in favor of a cleaner, more experimental style.A massive...

Album Reviews | May 2015 Releases

By: Alex WoodMy Morning Jacket- The Waterfall [5/4]Though The Waterfall remains in line with Circuital and Evil Urges, its also like nothing else in the bands discography. The record plays into MMJs live sound, with clean production helping each instrumental layer remain clear and defined. Jim James vocals remain a focal point throughout, interchanging with...

Watch My Morning Jacket Perform "Compound Fracture" on The Tonight Show

My Morning Jacket performed on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon on Friday night. They performed Compound Fracture from their new album The Waterfall.The song offers one of the first glimpses of how The Waterfalls songs will translate in a live setting. Though the track is amongst the simpler ones on the album, the...

My Morning Jacket Announce New Album And Tour, Share Single

My Morning Jacket have announced The Waterfall, their first studio album since 2011s Circuital, as well as a massive tour which includes three dates at Chicago Theatre.The Waterfall is set for a May 4th release. The 10-track record was recorded at Panoramic House studios at Northern Californias Stinson Beach, with sessions beginning in late 2013....

Playlist: The Many Projects Of Jim James

My Morning Jacket is currently working on two new studio albums, according to Rolling Stone. Their follow up to 2011s Circuital will be released in April 2015, with another full-length out in 2016.I just had tons of songs this time, Jim James told the magazine. We didnt even get to all of them.The interview with...

Setlists / Video / Audio / News | Bob Dylan @ Cadillac Palace Theater - November 2014

Bob Dylan decamped for three shows in Chicago just as things are exploding in his corner of the universe.The Bootleg Series Volume 11, a six CD complete recording of all the music made with The Band during the historic sixties sessions. Here's a track-by-track breakdownA Bob Dylan Bootleg Series iOS app is now availableLost On...

Warren (and Symphony) Plays Jerry @ Chicago Theater 5/20/14

Rock coupled with the symphony has always made for a curious marriage. This is particularly true for improvisational music, which doesn't lend itself to arrangements for dozens of musicians.For jam fans in Chicago (and really most of the Midwest) we haven't had too much evidence to sway us either way. We've had to sit...

Review / Setlist / Photos / Video: AmericanaramA (My Morning Jacket, Wilco, Bob Dylan) @ Toyota Park, Bridgeview, IL 7/12/13

With only four acts, and one stage (in a soccer stadium), AmericanramA was a far cry from festivals, even the traveling ones, that have been insinuating themselves on the music industry these days. But with an indisputable legend on the top line and ample time allocated for the big name support, it seemed too good...