While broadcasting on Instagram Live yesterday (April 13), Vernon shared a brief audio clip of an unreleased song featuring Swift’s vocals.
“That’s the awesome Taylor one. I think this should be the single,” Vernon can be heard saying in the clip, which you can watch below.
— Taylor Swift World (@TSwiftWRLD) April 14, 2021
According to fans on the Bon Iver Reddit page, the Instagram Live saw Vernon previewing tracks from the next record by Big Red Machine – his side project with The National‘s Aaron Dessner, who has worked closely with Swift on her music over the past year.
Last week saw Vernon joining TikTok. Writing on his personal Twitter account, Vernon said that the video-sharing app makes him “feel differently” about social media.
“TikTok is extremely worth checking out. I’ve found a lot of positivity, education, and music there,” he said. “Makes me feel different about social media. Oddly, hopeful. Here’s my profile. No need to follow, but you can see what I see there…”