Acoustic

New music

Listen to Mac Miller's Previously Unreleased Spotify Session

Miller recorded a pared-down version of "Dunno" from 'Swimming' and a cover of Billy Preston's "Nothing from Nothing."
Alex Robert Ross
11.28.18
New music

The Mountain Goats Honor a WWE Star on "Song for Sasha Banks"

Banks asked for the song on Twitter three years ago, shortly after John Darnielle released 'Beat the Champ.'
Alex Robert Ross
6.19.18
New music

CHVRCHES Leave the Synths at Home for a Stark Cover of Rihanna's "Stay"

The trio's 'Spotify Singles' mini-EP also includes an acoustic version of "Get Out," the lead single from their new album 'Love Is Dead.'
Alex Robert Ross
6.14.18
bootlegs

Feel Free to Cry Along to This Newly Unearthed Sufjan Stevens Set

The set from Calvin College in April 2004 gives us a glimpse at an artist who was still (seemingly) serious about the 50 states project, using nothing more than a guitar and banjo.
Alex Robert Ross
5.14.18
Deep Ass Questions

Ponder This Video of Bon Iver Playing a Song for a Single Person

Who is this more awkward for?
Phil Witmer
10.17.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Tyler, The Creator and Kali Uchis Play a Chill, Piano-Rap “See You Again”

He described it as a "random acoustic version."
Alex Robert Ross
10.4.17
New music

Kehlani Is Honest and Self-Exploratory on New Song "Honey"

Backed only by an acoustic guitar, her classic R&B voice gets a moment to shine.
Lauren O'Neill
10.4.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Ellen Page Doing a Sad Acoustic Cover of Britney Spears' "Lucky"

I'm not sure "Lucky" was ever meant to be sad or acoustic, but here we are.
Lauren O'Neill
6.29.17
Interviews

A Conversation with Mount Eerie's Phil Elverum on His Devastating New Album

Following the death of his wife and co-creator Geneviève, Elverum discusses raising their child, the terrifying political future, and 'A Crow Looked at Me.'
Grayson Haver Currin
3.24.17
Noisey News

There's a New Fergie Song and It Sounds Kind of Like "Big Girls Don't Cry"

This is a perfect banger: a song to listen to while your eyes well up on the dancefloor.
Lauren O'Neill
11.11.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Lauryn Hill’s Acoustic Performance of “I Find It Hard to Say (Rebel)” Will Cleanse Your Soul

"Old tune, new version, same context, even more relevant now: sick and tired of being sick and tired.”
Noisey Staff
10.24.16
Noisey News

Finn Wolfhard from Stranger Things Just Wants to Stay Home and Cover Mac DeMarco

Your new fav axeman has added "Salad Days" to his growing repertoire.
Noisey Staff
10.21.16
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