The Mystic Valley Band

  • Voice Choices

    November 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 7, 2009

    News Roundup: Lupe Fiasco, Elliott Smith, Brooklyn Bowl, Late Night TV

    -- Lupe Fiasco released the first single from his upcoming album, Lasers. The track is the spacey "Shining Down," which has Lupe taking a dig at autotune by using it. It leaked last month to the rapper's dismay. He plays Governors Island on Sept 11 (tickets go on sale Friday at noon) and SUNY's Dewa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2009

    Live: Conor Oberst and Jenny Lewis Get Festive on the Fourth of July

    Conor Oberst Jenny Lewis Battery Park River to River Festival Saturday, July 4 Conor Oberst's labelmate Tim Kasher once sang, "I'm writing songs to entertain/ But these people, they just/ They just want pain." It's an apt summation of the lukewarm reaction to last year's eponymous Conor Oberst, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    This Weekend! 4th of July Edition

    It's our country's birthday this weekend. Thursday, the Celebrate Brooklyn festival hosts Puetro Rican pop star Obie Bermudez at the Bandshell; he paid his dues working a Bronx laundromat job for three years. Luke Temple earned his weight by pulling hours at a candy store; Friday, he fronts Here We ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 24, 2009


    Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band rock the River to River Festival

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Coachella 2009, By The Numbers

    David AtlasLeonard Cohen: hymnal, transcendant Clubs editor Stacey Anderson sojourned in Indio, California this past weekend for Coachella. She already covered the frantic play-by-play over at our Twitter, so we asked her to wrap-up the festival with a by-the-numbers guide to her three days in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Coachella: Paul McCartney's Coming to the Desert

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  • Blogs

    November 11, 2008

    Live: Conor Oberst at Terminal 5

    photos by Catherine Trestini Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band Terminal 5 November 9 If you thought it was irritating having to call Bright Eyes a band, just wait ‘til you get a load of Boy Genius' “solo project,” wherein he ignores his “Bright Eyes” catalog altogether and jams for ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    November 5, 2008


    Conor Oberst's latest songs are his most assured