CONOR OBERST


BIO: Conor Mullen Oberst (born February 15, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter best known for his work in Bright Eyes. He has also played in several other bands, including Desaparecidos, Norman Bailer (The Faint), Commander Venus, Park Ave., Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, and Monsters of Folk.

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Bright Eyes Release 'One and Done' Photo Bright Eyes Release 'One and Done'
by TV News Desk - May 27, 2020

Bright Eyes have released a third song from their forthcoming new album....
Phoebe Bridgers Shares New Song & Announces 'Phoebe Bridgers' World, Tour' Photo Phoebe Bridgers Shares New Song & Announces 'Phoebe Bridgers' World, Tour'
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2020

Last month, Phoebe Bridgers confirmed details of her sophomore solo album, Punisher, to be released on Dead Oceans on June 19th....
Japanese Breakfast Announces Ticketed Livestream To Benefit Touring Band & Crew Photo Japanese Breakfast Announces Ticketed Livestream To Benefit Touring Band & Crew
by TV News Desk - May 06, 2020

Japanese Breakfast has announced a ticketed livestream on Thursday, May 14th at 7 PM EST to benefit her touring band and crew....
Bright Eyes Release 'Forced Convalescence' Photo Bright Eyes Release 'Forced Convalescence'
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2020

Following last month's much acclaimed return from a nine year hiatus, Bright Eyes have released a second song from their eagerly awaited new album. The band, who revealed they'd re-grouped in February and released a single - “Persona Non Grata” - in March, have now released a second song: “Forced Co...
Phoebe Bridgers Announces New LP & Shares 'Kyoto' Video Photo Phoebe Bridgers Announces New LP & Shares 'Kyoto' Video
by TV News Desk - April 09, 2020

Already heralded as one of the most highly anticipated albums of the year, 25-year old singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers has confirmed details of her sophomore solo album, Punisher, to be released on Dead Oceans on June 19th....
Bright Eyes Release 'Persona Non Grata' Photo Bright Eyes Release 'Persona Non Grata'
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2020

Sometimes it feels like you hear a Bright Eyes song with your whole body. From Conor Oberst's early recordings in an Omaha basement in 1995 all the way up to 2020, Bright Eyes' music tries to unravel the impossible tangles of dissent: personal and political, external and internal. It's a study of th...
Phoebe Bridgers Releases 'Garden Song' Photo Phoebe Bridgers Releases 'Garden Song'
by TV News Desk - February 26, 2020

Today sees the highly anticipated release of new solo material from Phoebe Bridgers. “Garden Song”, accompanied by a video directed by Bridgers' brother Jackson Bridgers, is out now on Dead Oceans. ...
Bright Eyes Announce World Tour Photo Bright Eyes Announce World Tour
by TV News Desk - February 18, 2020

Today, Bright Eyes have shared details of a forthcoming world tour, with an extensive run across North America. Full list of dates below. Tickets on-sale February 21st at 12:00 PM EST. After a 9 year hiatus, Conor Oberst, Mike Mogis and Nathaniel Walcott re-grouped to record and tour in 2020. The be...
Maria Taylor Shares 'Spinning Wheel' Video Photo Maria Taylor Shares 'Spinning Wheel' Video
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2020

Today Maria Taylor has revealed the official for 'Spinning Wheel' with Under The Radar. The track is from her self-titled album out now on Flower Moon Records. About the video Maria Taylor says, 'One of my best friends and long time collaborators, Alan Tanner, directed this video. I love how the vid...
M. Ward Shares New Song 'Unreal City' Photo M. Ward Shares New Song 'Unreal City'
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2020

M. Ward has shared “Unreal City,” the second single from his latest album, Migration Stories, to be released on April 3rd, 2020 via Anti Records. A full North American tour will follow in April and May - all dates below. Captivating first track, “Migration Of Souls,” was released in December. ...
Bright Eyes Return, Sign To Dead Oceans & Announce Tour Dates Photo Bright Eyes Return, Sign To Dead Oceans & Announce Tour Dates
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2020

Bright Eyes are back. After a 9 year hiatus, Conor Oberst, Mike Mogis and Nathaniel Walcott, have re-grouped to record and tour in 2020. The beloved band, whose previous nine albums are some of the most lauded and influential records of a generation, last released a new LP, The People's Key, in 2011...
Jeff Parker Announces New LP SUITE FOR MAX BROWN Photo Jeff Parker Announces New LP SUITE FOR MAX BROWN
by TV News Desk - January 06, 2020

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Jeff Parker's Suite for Max Brown will be released on January 24, 2020 via a newly formed partnership between International Anthem and Nonesuch Records. The album, named for and dedicated to Parker's mother, features nine original songs as well as “Gnarciss,” an in...
Phoebe Bridgers Releases '7 O'Clock News/ Silent Night' Featuring Fiona Apple & Matt Photo Phoebe Bridgers Releases '7 O'Clock News/ Silent Night' Featuring Fiona Apple & Matt Berninger
by TV News Desk - December 12, 2019

Continuing a tradition that began in 2017 with “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas,” Phoebe Bridgers has released a song just in time for the holidays. This recording - “7 O'Clock News/Silent Night” - features Fiona Apple, on joint vocals with Bridgers, and Matt Berninger (The National, El Vy) i...
Diana DeMuth Shares First Single from Debut Album Photo Diana DeMuth Shares First Single from Debut Album
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2019

Diana DeMuth shares her first single, 'Hotel Song,' today. The single will be out everywhere, tomorrow November 16, via Thirty Tigers, where DeMuth was recently signed, and the video is streaming now. American Songwriter, who debuted the single and video, says, 'With the unique sound, obvious talent...
Maria Taylor To Perform at Underwater Sunshine Festival in NYC on November 8th Photo Maria Taylor To Perform at Underwater Sunshine Festival in NYC on November 8th
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2019

Singer-songwriter Maria Taylor will release her self-titled album next Monday, November 11th. She will be in New York City on November 7th & 8th in support of the record and to perform at Underwater Sunshine Festival at Rockwood Music Hall....
Donna Lewis Teams Up With David Baron On Kate Bush Cover 'Running Up That Hill (A Dea Photo Donna Lewis Teams Up With David Baron On Kate Bush Cover 'Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God)'
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2019

Platinum award-winning Welsh songstress Donna Lewis and producer, arranger, mixer and engineer David Baron have teamed up again on 'Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God)' their own rendition of the original by Kate Bush released on 30 August via Here and Now Recordings....
Taylor Hollingsworth Shares New Single TAP DANCIN DADDY Photo Taylor Hollingsworth Shares New Single TAP DANCIN DADDY
by BWW News Desk - July 22, 2019

Following the Mystic Valley Band's recent reunion shows and a cover of his 2013 song “Dominos” on the critically acclaimed Better Oblivion Community Center album (which was the only one non-original Oberst/Bridgers composition), Taylor Hollingsworth's (Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band, Dead Fin...
Taylor Hollingsworth Announces New Album 'Tap Dancin Daddy' Photo Taylor Hollingsworth Announces New Album 'Tap Dancin Daddy'
by TV News Desk - June 26, 2019

Following the Mystic Valley Band's recent reunion shows and a cover of his 2013 song “Dominos” on the critically acclaimed Better Oblivion Community Center album (which was the only one non-original OberstBridgers composition), Taylor Hollingsworth's (Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band, Dead Fing...
Japanese Breakfast Releases 'Head Over Heels' Photo Japanese Breakfast Releases 'Head Over Heels'
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2019

Today, W Records, an imprint from W Hotels Worldwide, has released a cover of Tears for Fears' “Head Over Heels,” by Japanese Breakfast (Michelle Zauner, a Dead Oceans recording artist). Japanese Breakfast joins fellow W Records performers Amber Mark, Perfume Genius and Roosevelt, rounding out the i...
The Felice Brothers' New Album 'Undress' is Out Today Photo The Felice Brothers' New Album 'Undress' is Out Today
by TV News Desk - May 03, 2019

UNDRESS, the highly anticipated new album from The Felice Brothers, is out today on Yep Roc Records. Media has been raving about the title in advance of the release:...
Anna Connolly Shares 'Jewels' Video With Buzzbands LA; Playing April 17 at Zebulon in Photo Anna Connolly Shares 'Jewels' Video With Buzzbands LA; Playing April 17 at Zebulon in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2019

Anna Connolly has shared the official video for 'Jewels' from her debut solo album After Thoughts with Buzzbands LA. The video which was directed by Drew Hagelin & Corynne Ostermann can also be shared at YouTube. Buzzbands LA says, 'Her delivery is stark, haunting and occasionally blunt, punctuated ...
Conor Oberst Announces North American Tour Photo Conor Oberst Announces North American Tour
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2019

Conor Oberst has announced a North American tour for summer. Beginning in Portsmouth, NH on July 17th at the Prescott Park Arts Festival, the run of shows goes on to hit Chicago, Bloomington, Cincinnati, Providence, Woodstock and more before culminating in a performance at the Weesner Family Amphith...
The Felice Brothers Release New Single SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Photo The Felice Brothers Release New Single SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2019

The Felice Brothers just released 'Special Announcement' from the forthcoming album Undress, out May 3 via Yep Roc Records. Paste said, 'The song, which directly and cleverly targets financial corruption, is quick to acknowledge the absurdity of our modern politics and the role money plays in them w...
Tommy Alexander Releases New Single TOO MANY MILES Photo Tommy Alexander Releases New Single TOO MANY MILES
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2019

March 20 marked the official start to spring. It also marked the official release of Tommy Alexander's newest single 'Too Many Miles'....
The Felice Brothers Release POOR BLIND BIRDS From First Album in Three Years Photo The Felice Brothers Release POOR BLIND BIRDS From First Album in Three Years
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2019

The Felice Brothers just released 'Poor Blind Birds' from the forthcoming album Undress that will be released May 3 via Yep Roc Records. Consequence of Sound said, 'On the latest single, 'Poor Blind Birds' the band indeed find a way to create a beautiful, melancholic abstract of the socio-political ...