The Avett Brothers http://www.kunc.org en Listen To The Avett Brothers' Latest, 'Another Is Waiting' http://www.kunc.org/post/listen-avett-brothers-latest-another-waiting <p>In less than a year, right on the heels in fact of the Avett Brothers' last album <em>The Carpenter</em>, there's new music to hear.</p><p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 16:16:04 +0000 Davis Alcorn 48105 at http://www.kunc.org Listen To The Avett Brothers' Latest, 'Another Is Waiting' The Avett Brothers On World Cafe http://www.kunc.org/post/avett-brothers-world-cafe Scott and Seth Avett formed <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15193939/the-avett-brothers" target="_blank">The Avett Brothers</a> in their hometown of Concord, N.C. With an inspired mix of bluegrass, folk, pop, country and rock, the Avetts create a raw sound that can be solemn, energetic or catchy — sometimes all at the same time.<p>With fellow band members Bob Crawford, Joe Kwon and Jacob Edwards, the Avetts made their major-label debut in 2009 with <em>I and Love and You</em>. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 19:09:00 +0000 41206 at http://www.kunc.org The Avett Brothers On World Cafe Play-By-Play: Read Along With The Grammy Awards http://www.kunc.org/post/sunday-8-pm-et-spend-grammy-night-staring-screens-us <em>With the conclusion of Sunday night's ceremony, Linda Holmes and I have now live-blogged fully one-eleventh of the Grammy Awards' 55 annual incarnations. Below is our original post and an archived live blog of the telecast:</em><p>For the fifth straight year, whether we're marveling at Taylor Swift's capacity for surprise or trying to figure out what to type during the combined 37 minutes of Bruno Mars performances, we're here to serve your reading-along needs. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 20:49:00 +0000 Stephen Thompson 39960 at http://www.kunc.org Play-By-Play: Read Along With The Grammy Awards The Avett Brothers: Matters Of Life And Death http://www.kunc.org/post/avett-brothers-matters-life-and-death In 2009, The Avett Brothers became one of the surprise hits of the year. <em>Paste Magazine</em> considered their <em>I and Love and You</em> the best album of that year, calling it "an overpowering acoustic album brimming with sadness and soul."<p>That sadness took on new meaning recently. Sun, 26 Aug 2012 17:19:00 +0000 32697 at http://www.kunc.org The Avett Brothers: Matters Of Life And Death The Avett Brothers: Tiny Desk Concert http://www.kunc.org/post/avett-brothers-tiny-desk-concert With all due respect to its terrific albums and kinetic, frenetic live shows, if <a href="/templates/story/story.php?storyId=15193939">The Avett Brothers</a> could put on a three-song acoustic concert at every workplace in America, the band would be a world-beating colossus. For proof, take six minutes to don some headphones and listen to "Laundry Room," which opens this set at the desk of <em>All Songs Considered</em> host Bob Boilen.<p>"Laundry Room" is a highlight of the rootsy, harmony-drenched rock group's forthcoming album <em>I and Love and You</em>, scheduled for release in September. Mon, 22 Jun 2009 12:51:00 +0000 Stephen Thompson 22315 at http://www.kunc.org The Avett Brothers: Tiny Desk Concert