“I remember sitting at the kitchen table on Little Oconee Street in Athens, (Georgia),” Mills explains. “There’s a turnaround in the song that’s inspired by part of a Simon & Garfunkel song (“Mrs. Robinson”) that I heard, and I started building the song around that. Sometimes the first line is the hardest line and once … Continued
Back in the olden days, helping to plan a tour of Europe was always among the funnest endeavors of my role with the band: way ahead of time, a year or more, always with our agent Bob Gold, in London off in a room with lots of air, great lighting and old (hardcopy) maps.
Continuing celebrations around the 50th anniversary of Glastonbury Festival this year, the band’s historic headline set from the Pyramid Stage in 1999 will be released globally next Thursday (August 6).
Michael & Aaron Dessner catch up with Jonathan Clarke of Q104.3’s Out of the Boxvia Zoom to discuss their song “No Time For Love Like Now” on Q104.3’s Out of the Box …
Gazing at this photograph taken from above the grounds of #SlaneCastle and the epic R.E.M. concert 25 years ago Wednesday, I have a few memories flashing across my mind. It was the first show after the brief stoppage of the tour in central Europe