M. Ward — Uncommon Music

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M. Ward Archive

  • It’s here… the full line up of the nearly sold-out Austin City Limits Festival. What jumps out here at Uncommon Music? Neil Young and Crazy Horse (headlining Saturday), Florence + […]

    Austin City Limits 2012 Line-Up Announcement

    It’s here… the full line up of the nearly sold-out Austin City Limits Festival. What jumps out here at Uncommon Music? Neil Young and Crazy Horse (headlining Saturday), Florence + […]

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  • Debuting on Design*Sponge earlier this week, She & Him’s obscenely cute, retro-throwback video for “Don’t Look Back.” from Volume II She & Him – Don’t Look Back from Merge Records […]

    Video: She & Him “Don’t Look Back”

    Debuting on Design*Sponge earlier this week, She & Him’s obscenely cute, retro-throwback video for “Don’t Look Back.” from Volume II She & Him – Don’t Look Back from Merge Records […]

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  • Yeah, we know, traditionally we’ve covered bluegrass and roots festivals, but once in awhile it’s good to try something new, which is exactly why we went to the Monolith Festival […]

    Monolith Festival in Photos

    Yeah, we know, traditionally we’ve covered bluegrass and roots festivals, but once in awhile it’s good to try something new, which is exactly why we went to the Monolith Festival […]

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  • Stylistically diverse and capable of charming nearly any crowd (last month he was welcomed at Rocky Mountain Folks Festival), Portland’s M. Ward played his afternoon set at Monolith Festival. He […]

    M. Ward – Monolith Festival, CO

    Stylistically diverse and capable of charming nearly any crowd (last month he was welcomed at Rocky Mountain Folks Festival), Portland’s M. Ward played his afternoon set at Monolith Festival. He […]

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  • Beats Antique We’re at Red Rocks covering the Monolith Festival. Check back for updates as they come in. Saturday 2:50 – Gregory Alan Isakov pictures are up – he just […]

    Monolith Festival 2009

    Beats Antique We’re at Red Rocks covering the Monolith Festival. Check back for updates as they come in. Saturday 2:50 – Gregory Alan Isakov pictures are up – he just […]

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  • Among the last of the summer festivals, the 3rd annual Monolith Festival promises great music (over 50 artists spanning nearly every genre) and fabulous atmosphere (the famously amazing Red Rocks […]

    Looking forward to Monolith Festival 2009

    Among the last of the summer festivals, the 3rd annual Monolith Festival promises great music (over 50 artists spanning nearly every genre) and fabulous atmosphere (the famously amazing Red Rocks […]

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  • Closing the 19th annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings’ Sunday night set was the perfect 21-song sampler of folk and roots music. Gillian suggested that the […]

    Gillian Welch & David Rawlings – Rocky Mountain Folks Fest, CO

    Closing the 19th annual Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings’ Sunday night set was the perfect 21-song sampler of folk and roots music. Gillian suggested that the […]

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  • Playing a solo set, Portland’s M. Ward took the mid-evening time slot, switching between the grand piano and guitar for a series of tunes. He started with One Hundred Million […]

    M. Ward – Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, CO

    Playing a solo set, Portland’s M. Ward took the mid-evening time slot, switching between the grand piano and guitar for a series of tunes. He started with One Hundred Million […]

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  • M. Ward, David Rawlings and Gillian Welch After three days of (mostly) beautiful, sunny Colorado weather, over twenty artists and hours of fantastic music, the 19th Annual Rocky Mountain Folks […]

    Rocky Mountain Folks Festival 2009

    M. Ward, David Rawlings and Gillian Welch After three days of (mostly) beautiful, sunny Colorado weather, over twenty artists and hours of fantastic music, the 19th Annual Rocky Mountain Folks […]

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  • Patty Griffin @ Folks Fest 2008 Nineteen years ago, the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, younger sibling of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, began annual festivities in Estes Park. Moving down the […]

    Countdown to Rocky Mountain Folks Festival

    Patty Griffin @ Folks Fest 2008 Nineteen years ago, the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival, younger sibling of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, began annual festivities in Estes Park. Moving down the […]

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  • If She & Him were a party, I’d be the one pulling up about an hour after the “fashionably late” period ended. My tardiness caused not by hours in the […]

    Listen to: She & Him

    If She & Him were a party, I’d be the one pulling up about an hour after the “fashionably late” period ended. My tardiness caused not by hours in the […]

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