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Megadeth and Jenny Lewis Perform “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”

December 19th, 2013
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Well, so this happened, but we’re at a loss to explain it. Whatever, it’s awesome – and, just for the record, Thrashing Through the Snow would be an amazing album.

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… Who Gets the Credit? – Beck’s Song Reader Live at the Walt Disney Concert Hall

November 25th, 2013
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Beck is an artist that has surpassed any and all expectations placed on him. Starting auspiciously with an explosive hit in the form of indie-folk-rap mega hit “Loser,” he incisively chopped up every genre imaginable, reinventing his sound with every progressive release. Along with Radiohead, he quickly attained a paragon status, managing to eschew both the limitations of conventional style, as well as any need to be concerned with protecting his “sound.” Now, almost twenty years from the point that the U.S.A. first became aware of him, he’s taken another courageous leap forward. Having almost a year ago released his massive Song Reader book, he has now plunged head first into encouraging an eager world of performers to cover his content. Read more…

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Beck to Perform Special Song Reader Show With Special Guests Jarvis Cocker, Jon Brion, Jenny Lewis, Jack Black and More

November 1st, 2013
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Beck has yet another announcement for fans: he’ll be performing his Song Reader with multiple special guests and the Los Angeles Philharmonic at Walt Disney Concert Hall on November 24.
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The Bridge School Benefit Concert Announces 2013 Lineup Featuring Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket, and More

September 7th, 2013
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The 2013 Bridge School Benefit concert has announced their lineup which will feature founder Neil Young alongside Crosby, Stills, and Nash. In addition Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket, the Killers, and more will be performing at this year’s event. Read more…

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WATCH: The Postal Service Release New Video for Song “A Tattered Line Of String”

June 18th, 2013

Indie-pop darlings The Postal Service have released the official video for their song “A Tattered Line Of String.” The track remained unreleased until the Give Up 10th Anniversary Edition came out early last month. Read more…

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Johnathan Rice Announces New LP Good Graces Set for September 2013 Release

June 18th, 2013

Johnathan Rice is back with his third solo album since the 2010 release of I’m Having Fun Now which he recorded with Jenny Lewis as Jenny and Johnny. Read more…

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Jenny Lewis to Score New Dakota Fanning Film Very Good Girls

July 30th, 2012

The thought of Jenny Lewis taking on a solo project is not uncommon by any means. This time, she is exercising her talents in the film industry by composing and serving as music supervisor for a new indie film to release in 2013. Read on to find out which movie she’ll be working with and who will be starring in that movie.

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By Antoinette Ochoa Posted in News

Jenny Lewis Cancels “I Heart Cali” Tour

October 12th, 2011

Jenny Lewis, who was scheduled to play nine shows across the state of California this month, was forced to reschedule all dates after a family emergency on Monday. Two of the shows scheduled were benefits for the Bridge School. All nine shows were scheduled to be solo shows, a change from her recent tours with boyfriend Jonathan Rice as “Jenny and Johnny”. Jenny apologizes to her fans and hopes to reschedule the shows as soon as possible. Read more…

By Nikolai Vanyo Posted in News ,

Jenny and Johnny – I’m Having Fun Now

November 2nd, 2010

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If You’re Having Fun, We’re Having Fun, Too

People seemed surprised that Rilo Kiley lead singer Jenny Lewis would strike out on her own, but they were probably even more surprised to see how amazing Rabbit Fur Coat (2006) and Acid Tongue (2008) turned out. She’ll continue to shock the naysayers with her new Jenny and Johnny project and their debut I’m Having Fun Now, but what’s nerve-wracking is that Jonathan Rice (”Johnny”), her boyfriend and now full-time collaborator, seems poised for heartbreak. Read more…

By Bill Chenevert Posted in Reviews , , ,

Jenny and Johnny at Mollusk Surf Shop

July 10th, 2010

Jenny and Johnny, the newly formed group from couple Jenny Lewis (of Rilo Kiley fame) and Johnathan Rice put on an informal giveaway and signing today at the Mollusk Surf Shop in the heart of Venice Beach in Los Angeles. Announced via the group’s Twitter account, there were minimal details available. However, to the delight of about twenty or so fans, both Jenny and Johnny were present and happily posed for photos with fans and signed autographs. At the surf shop they gave away stickers promoting the duo’s upcoming album I’m Having Fun Now and a limited edition cassette of album track “Big Wave.” Fans can most likely expect more of the same, so be sure and follow the group on Twitter. A picture of the limited edition cassette is below.

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