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Mount Eerie Reflects on Death, Heavy Metal, and His Family’s Pet Gorilla

Mount Eerie Reflects on Death, Heavy Metal, and His Family’s Pet Gorilla
  • Mount Eerie Reflects on Death, Heavy Metal, and His Family’s Pet Gorilla FWC: Mount Eerie Reflects on Death, Heavy Metal, and His Family’s Pet Gorilla

    Listen and subscribe via iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS Welcome back to another episode of This Must Be The Gig, the podcast that gives you an all-access pass to the world of live music! This week, host Lior Phillips chats with Phil Elverum of Mount Eerie and The Microphones, from a hotel room studio at the Sled Island Music &Arts Festival in Calgary. Lior and Phil…

  • Wimbledon: No. 2 seed Wozniacki out, Williams sisters move into third round FWC: Wimbledon: No. 2 seed Wozniacki out, Williams sisters move into third round

    Caroline Wozniacki complained about the flying insects at Wimbledon, demanding that bug spray be brought to the court. She wondered aloud whether play should be halted because of a brief drizzle. And the No. 2-seeded Wozniacki was not exactly gracious in defeat after staving off five match points,…

  • Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum announces double-vinyl live album After FWC: Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum announces double-vinyl live album After

    Mount Eerie’s Phil Elverum will release a double-vinyl live album this fall titled, After. In the latest episode of This Must Be the Gig, the Pacific Northwest singer-songwriter details the forthcoming collection to host Lior Phillips, namely how it was surreptitiously recorded during his critically acclaimed performance at last year’s Le Guess Who? Festival in Utrecht, Netherlands. Here’s how it…

  • R.I.P. Robby Müller, legendary cinematographer for Wim Wenders and Jim Jarmusch, has died at 78 FWC: R.I.P. Robby Müller, legendary cinematographer for Wim Wenders and Jim Jarmusch, has died at 78

    Robby Müller, legendary director of photography for Wim Wenders and Jim Jarmusch, died Wednesday morning in Amsterdam. He was 78 years old. According to Dutch publication Het Parool, he had long been suffering from vascular dementia. Born in Curacao, Müller moved to Amsterdam, where he studied at the Netherlands Film Academy from 1962 to 1964. After working on various short films throughout the ’60s, he later…

  • Dozens arrested at this year’s Electric Forest FWC: Dozens arrested at this year’s Electric Forest

    This year’s edition of Electric Forest closed out its second weekend just days ago, and the police reports from the festival have begun to make their way into the news. Michigan State Police, contracted to patrol the festival over its eight days, are reporting that 27 people were arrested and another 31 are expected to face arrest. Current and pending charges…

  • A new generation's revolution: A teen reviews '#NeverAgain' book by Parkland survivors David and Lauren Hogg FWC: A new generation’s revolution: A teen reviews ‘#NeverAgain’ book by Parkland survivors David and Lauren Hogg

    Since the Parkland, Fla., shooting on Feb. 14, thousands of students across America have begun to find their voices. I’ve found mine, too. I had struggled with depression and felt like I didn’t know who I was or who I wanted to be. This year I helped organize the walkout at my high school and the…

  • Rare Diplo footage released in new mini-documentary, ‘Florida to California’ FWC: Rare Diplo footage released in new mini-documentary, ‘Florida to California’

    Diplo grew up in Florida, cut his teeth in Philadelphia, and moved to California to pursue music as a career. It only makes sense he made this mini-documentary that showcases the beginning of his career when he dropped his 2004 debut Florida to his latest California EP, which dropped in March. He’s been pumping out long-form content recently from his California…

  • Kim and Kanye’s former Bel-Air mansion hits the market for $18 million FWC: Kim and Kanye’s former Bel-Air mansion hits the market for $18 million

    The minimalist mansion that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West sold last year is back to the market at $18 million. Ukrainian billionaire and aspiring singer Marina Acton is the seller. She bought it from the ultra-famous couple last November for $17.8 million, records show. Set on nearly an acre in…

  • Numbers back France's claim of being soccer's dominant nation FWC: Numbers back France’s claim of being soccer’s dominant nation

    Ask Didier Quillot who he is supporting in the World Cup and the chief executive of France’s first-division league pauses to work up the proper amount of disdain before answering. “Who am I for? For France, obviously,” he eventually said Wednesday. “I am French. So I am a supporter of my country….

  • Fact-checking Trump: The tax 'miracle,' immigration flip-flops FWC: Fact-checking Trump: The tax ‘miracle,’ immigration flip-flops

    Boasting about his tax cuts, President Trump has inflated his role in boosting the economy, claiming full credit for U.S. growth that was already in the making and ignoring the reality of a mounting deficit. On immigration, he and administration officials have repeatedly spread questionable alarms…

  • Extreme heat wave, high surf expected to send many to the beach FWC: Extreme heat wave, high surf expected to send many to the beach

    The hundreds of thousands of people likely to visit local beaches this Fourth of July week will be met by large waves expected to build late Wednesday and last through Friday. Another type of wave — a heat wave — is also on its way. Temperatures are expected to hit or exceed the century mark in…

  • FWC: Get Real Weird And Hazy With KEN MODE’s “Feathers & Lips”

    Plus some Canada shows! The post Get Real Weird And Hazy With KEN MODE’s “Feathers &Lips” appeared first on Metal Injection.