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J Tillman Video 7: Diamondback, Live@Kingsize Soundlabs in LA for Luxury Wafers

12.23.2009
J Tillman Live at Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

The Luxury Wafers / J Tillman fest draws to a close with this final bang – Josh recording Diamondback, a searing, new, unreleased song that haunts with natural, writhing beauty and showcases his masterful songwriting. J Tillman – Diamondback – Luxury Wafers Sessions from Luxury Wafers on Vimeo. Recorded at Kingsize Soundlabs in LA. Go [...]

J Tillman Video 6: Above All Men, Live@Kingsize Soundlabs in LA for Luxury Wafers

12.22.2009
J Tillman Live at Kingsize Soundlabs in Los Angeles for Luxury Wafers

J Tillman records a rare performance of Above All Men from his Vacilando Territory Blues (1/27/09, Western Vinyl), live at Kingsize Soundlabs in LA for Luxury Wafers. A beautiful song which strikingly points to simple blessings. J Tillman – Above All Men – Luxury Wafers Sessions from Luxury Wafers on Vimeo. Check out the entire [...]

J Tillman Video 5: Borne Away On A Black Barge, Live@Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

12.20.2009
J Tillman hanging out at Kingsize Soundlabs after a live sessions for Luxury Wafers

Exciting. Here’s J Tillman, his brother Zach and Josh’s companion, Aja, singing Borne Away On A Black Barge live@Kingsize Soundlabs in Los Angeles for Luxury Wafers. This a cappella song, recently released on a 7″ from Western Vinyl, is so beautiful it chills to the bone. Check out more of J Tillman’s amazing session HERE. [...]

J Tillman Video 4: Wild Honey Never Stolen, Live @ Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

12.20.2009
J Tillman performing live for Luxury Wafers at Kingsize Soundlabs

It’s late, but I promised one everyday ’till they’ve all rolled out, so here you go! This one’s J Tillman recording Wild Honey Never Stolen, live at Kingsize Soundlabs in LA for Luxury Wafers. You can also find the song on a new 7″ from Western Vinyl. Check out more of J Tillman’s amazing session [...]

J Tillman Video 3: Marked in the Valley, Live @ Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

12.18.2009
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Live at Kingsize Soundlabs in Eagle Rock (LA), CA, for Luxury Wafers, J Tillman records Marked In The Valley. The original recording can be found on Tillman’s latest full length, Year in the Kingdom (9/8/09, Western Vinyl). Dig. J Tillman – Marked In The Valley – Luxury Wafers Sessions from Luxury Wafers on Vimeo. Go [...]

New J Tillman Video: Casualties, Live @ Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

12.17.2009
J Tillman during a performance at Kingsize Soundlabs for Luxury Wafers

Live at Kingsize Soundlabs in Eagle Rock (LA), CA, for Luxury Wafers, J Tillman records his poignant Casualties from his 2008 release, I Will Return/Long May You Run. J Tillman – Casualties – Luxury Wafers Sessions from Luxury Wafers on Vimeo.

Luxury Wafers Exclusive: J Tillman, live @ Kingsize Soundlabs with videos and mp3s

12.16.2009
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Love. That sums it up. Transcendent love. There’s no bs, no hype, no bells and whistles when it comes to J Tillman. He’s an artist with such immense gravity, he practically burns a hole in the floor where he’s standing. I have perceived Josh as a character of dense dolor, haunted by the deep longing [...]

I think I want to be God. J Tillman, Though I Have Wronged You Video from Year In The Kingdom

11.05.2009

One of my favorite albums this year, chillingly beautiful and clear, is J Tillman‘s Year in the Kingdom (9/22/09, Western Vinyl). Here’s Earthly Bodies [mp3] again. Click HERE for the whole album review. And HERE‘s our interview with the somber artist. Now put your reading glasses on and check out the video for Though I [...]

Luxury Wafers Exclusive Interview with J. Tillman, an Unshakably Sad man who Only Does Fun Things

10.01.2009

Earthly Bodies [mp3] Benham Jones from the Luxury Wafers crew had the opportunity to ask J Tillman a few questions. Here’s how it went: BJ: Thanks for taking the time to answer a few of my questions. I really dig your new record; it has put me in sweet moods after sour days. First and [...]

J. Tillman (Fleet Foxes) new album: Year in the Kingdom, Earthly Bodies (mp3)

07.16.2009

Earthly Bodies [mp3] J. Tillman’s voice slides in through every pore and gently rubs you like a chamois cloth (vegan variey, of course) from the inside out. Beautiful. Sweet. Stunning. Transfixing. A tender forest of jewel-like enchantment spun by elegant songbeads on delicate golden thread. Highlights: The title track, Year in the Kingdom, opens the [...]