Joanna Newsom and Phillip Glass to collaborate
In very unexpected news, the Warfield Theatre in San Francisco will hold a night of performances by Phillip Glass, Joanna Newsom and Tim Fain in what is being called 'An Evening with Phillip Glass & Joanna Newsom w/Tim Fain'.
The trio will perform on June 25th as part of the Days and Nights Festival, with proceeds going to the Henry Miller Memorial Library in Big Sur, California.
Today's roundup includes End of Road Festival, Diana Ross and Joanna Newsom. Joanna Newsom Good news people! Joanna Newsom has announced that she's releasing a new album this Autumn! No names or dates just yet but we'll let you know the second we find out. http://www.joanna-newsom.com/ Diana Ross Diana Ross is to succeed Michael Jackson's mother as kids' guardian! Wow what a life those kids have had! http://www.dianaross.com/ End of Road Festival The Hold St... (continued) [read more]
Before we'd even pressed play on the new Thao & the Get Down Stay Down album, We the Common, we had a feeling 'Kindness Be Conceived' (which features Joanna Newsom) was going to be a highlight, and it is. [read more]
What better way to celebrate Phillip Glass' career by inviting some of the artists that he inspired to remix some of his work? On REWORK_Philip Glass Remixed we have the likes of Beck, Memory Tapes, Dan Deacon, Tyondai Braxton all doing there own thing, and thanks to NPR you can give it a listen before its release next week (Oct 15th). [read more]
Newsom's character Sortilège comes from Anderson's adaptation of the famous Thomas Pynchon novel. [read more]