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Bon Iver

Bon Iver
Formed: 2007 in Eau Claire, WI
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Group Members: Justin Vernon, Matt McCaughan, S. Carey
Biography: Justin Vernon began recording under the nom de band Bon Iver following the breakup of DeYarmond Edison, an indie folk group similar in tone and manner to Iron & Wine, Little Wings, and -- to a certain extent -- Bonnie "Prince" Billy. Vernon's solo project took DeYarmond Edison's introspective, folky ...Read full biography
For Emma, Forever Ago
Released: 2008
Label: 4AD/Beggars Group
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Bon Iver is the work of Justin Vernon. He isolated himself in a remote cabin in Wisconsin for almost four months, writing, and recording the songs on For Emma, Forever Ago, his haunting debut album. A ...Read full review
iTunes Session
Released: 2012
Label: 4AD
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Following a slew of awards at the 2011 Grammys for his self-titled second album from the same year, Bon Iver main man and bearded troubador Justin Vernon assembled his mildly enormous live band to record ...Read full review
More Bon Iver albums: Main Albums (3), Singles & EPs (17)
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