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Fey 7″ feat. White Hinterland Now Available

Orchestre Ste Trinite

Photos courtesy Paul Kramer/Belson Productions

We told you a while ago about the pre-order for the Common Cloud Records limited Fey 7″ Series featuring White Hinterland, It includes “Golden Child”- their breezy, Carribeanesque jammer and collaboration with Alexis Gideon. You can’t find this track anywhere else!

All of the proceeds go to music education in Haiti- specifically, the Holy Trinity School of Music in Port Au Prince. We were sent some fantastic photos of the school- which you can see above and below.

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You can still buy a copy of the 7″ during any of White Hinterland’s December tour dates!

12/05/10- Bloomington, IN- The Bishop
12/07/10- Chicago, IL- The Empty Bottle
12/08/10- Minneapolis, MN- First Avenue

W/ S. Carey

12/10/10 Iowa City, IA- The Mill
12/11/10 Cincinnati, OH – Mayday
12/13/10 New York, NY – Highline Ballroom
12/14/10 Washington, DC – Rock and Roll Hotel
12/15/10 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Chapel
12/16/10 Boston, MA – Paramount Center Black Box
12/17/10 Portland, ME – The Space
12/18/10 Montreal QC – Casa del Popolo
12/19/10 Toronto ON – Horseshoe Tavern
12/21/10 Pontiac, MI – Pike Room

White Hinterland + Project Runway = Portland Love

Like Young Jeezy, Project Runway winner Gretchen Jones puts on for her city. On Thursday’s Season 8 finale, the Portland native- who is a big White Hinterland fan and friend of Casey Dienel – used “Icarus” as the soundtrack to her winning collection.

I talked to Casey a bit about this earlier today, and it was really great to hear what a collaborative effort this all was and how much thought and care was put into it. She writes:

We share a similar sensibility. I really like feminine, diaphanous music, and she designs feminine, diaphanous clothing. It’s been really crazy and cool to see her hard work rewarded–she’s an amazing designer, and I actually own and frequently wear some of her designs. She was adamant about backing up her friends in town who do amazing things (her friend Sara helped produce the jewelry, I did music) to showcase all of the creative work coming out of our fair city.

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When it came time to do the Project Runway thing, we had to keep it totally underwraps. I had no idea if she was going to be a finalist, let alone win. I was given a slight peek into her inspiration for the line and it’s name, Running Through Thunder, which allowed Shawn & I to make a custom remix incorporating elements of the collection.

The introductory video for Jones’ site also features “Icarus” and an ethereal, whimsical aesthetic much like that of Kairos.

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Catch White Hinterland on tour this December with S. Carey! Full schedule after the jump.

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White Hinterland To Join S. Carey On December Tour!

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This December, take a break from your hibernating and holiday shopping and come out to see White Hinterland! They will be joining S. Carey on a string of dates in the Midwest, Canada and East Coast, as well as two headlining shows in Chicago and Bloomington, Indiana. Check them out below!

12/05/10- Bloomington, IN- The Bishop

12/07/10- Chicago, IL- The Empty Bottle

12/08/10- Minneapolis, MN- First Avenue

W/ S. Carey

12/10/10 Iowa City, IA- The Mill

12/13/10 New York, NY – Highline Ballroom
12/14/10 Washington, DC – Rock and Roll Hotel
12/15/10 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Chapel
12/16/10 Boston, MA – Paramount Center Black Box
12/17/10 Portland, ME – The Space
12/18/10 Montreal QC – Casa del Popolo
12/19/10 Toronto ON – Horseshoe Tavern
12/21/10 Pontiac, MI – Pike Room

Download The Tallest Man on Earth’s Live Performance in Washington, DC from NPR’s All Songs Considered

The Tallest Man on Earth courtesy of NPR Music

The Tallest Man on Earth courtesy of NPR Music

To conclude The Tallest Man on Earth’s critically lauded North American tour with S. Carey, NPR Music did a live web broadcast of their show at the 9:30 club in Washington, DC. Today it’s been made available for mp3 download.

Also included from NPR is a great (and rare) interview with Kristian and S. Carey by Bob Boilen. NPR has been following both of these musicians from the beginning of their still-young careers. Get inside their beautiful brains!

Click here to stream or download the concert/interview at NPR Music

The recording, it should be mentioned, is totally insane.  The audience at the 9:30 club was completely enraptured, and you will be, too.  This concert and subsequent recording reveal all of  The Tallest Man on Earth’s heart, dynamism and skill.  We are seriously so lucky to be working with this man.  Thank you, NPR!

The Tallest Man On Earth Fall Tour!

ttmoe sommar 7The Tallest Man on Earth tour with Bon Iver introduced Kristian Matsson to large audiences across the US in late 2008. In April, he released the critically-acclaimed album, The Wild Hunt, on Dead Oceans and followed it with a seven week, sold-out North American tour. These performances were breathtaking, where Matsson, armed with just a guitar, would cast his spell over reverent audiences every single night. His songs come alive from the stage, and this fall Matsson is returning to the road, visiting the biggest venues he’s played since that tour with Bon Iver.

This fall, sister-label Jagjaguwar will release Bon Iver percussionist S. Carey’s debut solo album, All We Grow. Sean Carey will reunite with Kristian and open each show with a band that includes three percussionists to re-create his album’s depth and texture.

All new tour dates are after the jump.  Tickets go on sale Friday! Read the rest of this entry »

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Washington, DC - Rock and Roll Hotel

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Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's  w/ JBM

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Boston, MA - Cafe 939  w/ PS I Love You

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