Mumford and Sons
Mumford & Sons tapped into one of the same specific sources of inspiration as Avicii: the ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’ soundtrack. But what does the bluegrass community make of all this?
Mumford & Sons might be taking some time off, but Mumford keyboardist Ben Lovett is keeping busy with his Communion Music label and live series, which highlight emerging artists.
Jake Gyllenhaal might be an actor best known for roles in ‘Donnie Darko’ and ‘Brokeback Mountain,’ but for a brief time one summer he was also a touring member of Mumford and Sons.
A famous strip club in Atlanta did not take kindly to Mumford & Sons trying to take pictures inside the club. That’s, like, the rule number one, bros.
“He was a brave little bunny,” Marcus Mumford said of bandmate Ted Dwane. “He played to over 100,000 people that week with that thing in his head.”
The first trailer for Inside Llewyn Davis, the forthcoming Coen Brothers film, featured a Bob Dylan cover of the old folk song “Fare Thee Well (Dink’s Song).” But a new, recently released version features the […]
The tour includes four rescheduled shows that the bandmates were forced to postpone earlier this month, after bassist Ted Dwane had to undergo emergency surgery for a blood clot found on his brain.
Although Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane was released from the hospital yesterday after emergency surgery for a blood clot on his brain, he will not be able to perform this weekend at Bonnaroo, thus forcing the band to cancel.
One Direction released its debut, Up All Night, in 2011 and followed it up with Take Me Home last year. Now, the five-piece is prepping its third release just a few months after the release […]
While the Lollapalooza lineup is still a much rumored discussion, Imagine Dragons let it slip that they’ll be playing the festival this summer. During an interview with Radio.com, the topic of summer festivals came up […]
After taking this year’s coveted Album of the Year GRAMMY for sophomore album Babel, Mumford & Sons have announced a victory lap. British folk-rockers will play a slew of 2013 North American tour dates, including a stop […]
Mumford & Sons literally have fans seeing quadruple in their new video for “Whispers in the Dark.” Director Jim Canty splits the screen four ways to show the pseudo-behind-the-scenes journey that each band member takes to […]
Justin Timberlake shattered records on his collaboration with Jay-Z released last month. Now he’s looking to top the charts once more with a very different artist: Marcus Mumford. Timberlake told England’s Capital FM that he […]
Nominated for Best New Artist and Best Americana Album, this was the first time the Denver, CO threesome have graced the stage at the GRAMMYs. Along with Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers are seen as […]
The GRAMMY pre-telecast gave out its first award for Best Short Form Music video to Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris for “We Found Love.” The video, directed by Melina Matsoukas and shot in Belfast and Bangor, […]
Since their formation in 2007, Mumford & Sons have become international superstars – and the premiere act in today’s indie/folk rock scene. The band is nominated for six GRAMMY’s at Sunday’s ceremony, including “Album of […]
“[It's] a bit daunting but we’d rather play it than just sit in the crowd and be awkward,” Marcus Mumford said. “It’s better than it could be.” Mumford & Sons are no strangers to the […]
Check out some pics from the amazing Acoustic Cafe with Mumford and Sons in Boston! All photos courtesy Brian Ambrose Photography
“They’re the British bluegrass guys!” “They’re folk-rock on steroids!” “The little banjo band that could.” Those are some of the ways that Radio.com‘s panel of music experts described six-time GRAMMY-nominated band Mumford & Sons, whose […]
Among the big GRAMMY nominees this year there’s one stand out: the fiddle. Or the violin if you’re not feeling all that country. From Album of the Year nominees Mumford & Sons, fun. and Jack […]
The next band coming to the Acoustic Cafe is Mumford and Sons, and we’re hitting the road for an intimate, acoustic concert from the GRAMMY-nominated rockers!
Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson and the guys of fun. are all teaming up for a brand new GRAMMY compilation album. In honor of the upcoming awards show the Recording Academy is releasing a 22-track record […]
Adele released only one new song this year, but she still managed to rule the charts. Her 2011 album, 21, was the best-selling album for the second year in a row, according to Billboard. This is […]
The singer make the (not-so) shortlist of nominees for this year’s Best Original Songs category.
The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
“I don’t think there’s one thing that we can’t do now that we did before. We’re always on tour, so nothing’s changed really. We just play gigs all the time,” Marcus Mumford said.
Tune in and see the band play live on Tuesday, November 13 at 1PM EST/10AM PST.
A much more harrowing tale than expected from the uptempo song, but punctuated with a performance by British actor Idris Elba.
Mumford & Sons acknowledged the history of the venue and their fellow Brits, the Beatles, who made their debut there way back in 1964. And the banter didn’t end there.
Listen below to the new song from Mumford & Sons “I Will Wait,” from the breakout folk band’s hugely anticipated second album Babel, that premiered Tuesday afternoon.