Bon Iver release 10 short films to accompany ‘Bon Iver’ album

The deluxe edition of the album will be available on iTunes later this month

Bon Iver will release a deluxe edition of their second album ‘Bon Iver’ on November 28.

The new edition will feature 10 short films to accompany each of the 10 tracks on their album, which was released earlier this year. Called “the comprehensive vision for the record captured in moving picture”, the films and videos have been created by Dan Huiting, Isaac Gale, David Jensen, JoLynn Garnes and band leader Justin Vernon.

A year in the making, the visual accompaniments to the album are digital only and available through iTunes, however, a limited number of DVDs will be given away at independent records stores with the purchase of ‘Bon Iver’.


Watch the trailer for the deluxe edition of ‘Bon Iver’ below:

Bon Iver join Radiohead and PJ Harvey amongst the nominees for the Uncut Music Award 2011. The award, which is given out by NME‘s sister magazine Uncut, sees the “most exciting, inspirational and rewarding album of the last 12 months” chosen from a shortlist of eight by a panel of judges, which will include Uncut editor Allan Jones.

Also nominated for the award are Bill Callahan, Fleet Foxes, Josh T Pearson, Paul Simon and Gillian Welch.

The winner of the award will be announced in the new issue of Uncut, which is on UK newsstands on November 27 or available digitally. The full transcript of the judging panel’s discussions about the albums will also be published on