Kurt Vile

Watch Kurt Vile join Yo La Tengo onstage for The Cure cover

Kurt Vile joined Yo La Tengo onstage last night (April 7) to help them cover The Cure. The New Jersey band are currently on...

Kurt Vile played Carrie Brownstein’s roadie on US sketch show

Kurt Vile has appeared as Carrie Brownstein’s roadie in US comedy sketch show Portlandia. The series stars Sleater-Kinney’s Brownstein and Saturday Night Live alumnus Fred...

The best album artwork of the 21st Century so far

Incredible records can often be made even better with the help of jaw-dropping artwork. These sleeves should be at the front of every record...

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile share new song ‘Over Everything’ and details of joint album

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile have shared 'Over Everything', the first track from their joint album. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with...

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett announce tour and collaborative album

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett have announced a joint tour of North America, during which they will perform songs from a collaborative record. The pair...

Watch Kurt Vile get tackled by an NFL player for an NYE gig promo

Kurt Vile has announced a new set of tour dates in the US for 2017. The Philadelphia-based songwriter will round off the touring cycle for...

Watch Kurt Vile talk about his plans to combat the Glastonbury mud

He'll summon what he calls his post-gig "superhuman strength" to tackle Worthy Farm's biggest challenge

Watch Kurt Vile perform ‘Pretty Pimpin’,’ ‘I’m An Outlaw’ and ‘Dust Bunnies’ on CBS This Morning

"I've called myself 'Philly's Constant Hitmaker' since I was putting out CD-Rs"

Kurt Vile, Kim Gordon and Steve Gunn play The Velvet Underground’s ‘Sister Ray’ live – watch

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